OCT, BA, Masters of Science in Ed.
As a seasoned dance instructor with over 13 years of experience teaching many
disciplines at both the recreational and competitive level, Stephanie has studied the
disciplines of jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, acro and hip hop. She has successfully completed
her jazz, tap and ballet examinations with Honours, through the Canadian Dance
Teachers Association. Throughout her dance career, Stephanie competed at various
dance competitions across North America, winning numerous overall awards and
attending a range of workshops.
She attended the Dance Teacher’s Summit in New York City, The Dance Teacher Expo
in Toronto, and The Acro Alliance Progressions and Spotting Clinic for Teachers, where
she participated in workshops and seminars held by the dance industry’s leading
choreographers. Stephanie is an ARTS York University Dance graduate, where she studied
modern and ballet dance. She was astoundingly honoured when asked to pay tribute to
the legendary tap dancer Gregory Hines, where she performed a rendition of Mr.
Bojangles at his memorial service. Stephanie has also completed her B.A and her
Masters of Science and Education!
As a teacher with the Toronto District School Board, Stephanie actively pursues her
passion for education and the arts, in both the school and dance studio setting. With her
Specialist in Special Education and Mathematics, she is constantly taking courses and
additional qualifications which add to her teaching expertise.
Stephanie is excited to join Allegro Dance School and is devoted to guiding all of her
students on their personal journeys of discovering, strengthening and cherishing their
own passion for dance.