Acro, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop Instructor
Courtney began her dance training at the age of three. She is a motivated and enthusiastic teacher and choreographer. Courtney displays excellence in all disciplines of dance and her training has allowed her to win numerous titles and awards in competitions throughout Canada and the United States.
She has had the opportunity to work with the industry’s leading professionals in both the commercial and concert world of dance. Her work includes various live performances, music videos and industrial shows. Courtney has had the opportunity to work under the instruction of Linda Garneau for Helix Dance Project’s company show ‘unEarth’ and with Toronto based company, Alias Dance Project, in the production ‘Shifting Edges’. Other credits include CityTV New Year’s Bash, Virgin Mobile Canada, Canadian National Exhibition and So You Think You Can Dance Canada.
Courtney is a graduate from the Performance Dance program at Ryerson University. She has extensively trained in Ballet, Jazz and Modern techniques as well as completed her R.A.D exam syllabus. While at Ryerson, she has had the opportunity to work and train with esteemed teachers and choreographers such as Nadia Potts, Vicki St.Deny’s, Karen Duplisea, Kenny Pearl, Allen Kaeja, Valerie Calam, Heidi Strauss and Robert Glumbek.
Courtney teaches students of all ages and abilities. She has been recognized with various choreography and concept awards. She has also been a guest instructor at many esteemed dance studios throughout Canada and a member with the Professional Adjudicators Alliance. With a strong focus on technique, she instills the passion, awareness and excitement of dance. She is excited to be returning to CDC for another season!