Kathryn has been involved in the dance world for over 30 years, and has trained in many disciplines including ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, modern, pointe, lyrical, musical theatre, singing and hip hop.
Kathryn is a registered ballet teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance, a certified Acro teacher with Acrobatic Arts, and has completed the CDTA Jazz and Tap syllabus. She has trained in Vancouver, England, and on Vancouver Island.
In addition to choreographing for dance, figure skating and theatre productions, Kathryn has held the lead roles in several musicals including Alice for Alice in Wonderland. She has been the assistant coach for the VI Raiders Dance Team, and has also adjudicated for years at multiple dance competitions across Canada, and most recently at Peak Calgary 2017.
Her dancers have been accepted into prestigious summer and full time programs including National Ballet of Canada, Royal Winnipeg, Arts Umbrella, Joffrey Ballet, Alberta Ballet, and Goh Ballet.
Kathryn loves to travel with dancers as they compete out of town to broaden their experiences, and has received various choreography awards at many prestigious events.
Kathryn loves to share her passion for dance to dancers of all ages and levels, and is very excited to be joining the amazing team at Studio West!