CHOREOGRAPHER | DANCER | EDUCATOR | ADJUDICATOR
BHSc, DMA, PAA
Rebecca has over 20 years experience as an accomplished dancer, teacher, choreographer and adjudicator from Toronto, Ontario. Growing up in the dance world, she trained extensively in all dance styles with some of the industry’s top teachers and choreographers. In addition, she also holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences degree from Western University. Most recently, Rebecca has presented work as a featured choreographer at the APAP Showcases presented by Peridance Capezio Center (New York, 2017), as well as the Young Choreographer’s Festival (New York, 2015). She has choreographed and performed for many other professional and commercial shows throughout North America including; Fever After Dark, Raise the Rhythm, Fresh Blood - The Chimera Project, New Blue Festival for Emerging Artists, Toronto Raptors Junior Dance Pak, Block Party featuring Calvin Harris, Ray- Dance Gala, Sketch (the Canadian National Exhibition), Toronto Dance Teacher Expo Showcase, Breaking Formality (Echo Dance Company/York University), Wireless Connection (POV Dance Project, company member). In addition to her professional work, Rebecca has extensive teaching and choreographic experience with students of all ages. She loves working as a guest teacher and choreographer and is in constant demand at studios, intensives and workshops across Canada, with her work receiving much acclaim. Rebecca is on faculty with Dance Attack Workshop and Convention and the Audience Dance Rivalry Convention. She is also a guest faculty member at The Underground Dance Centre in Toronto. She was a five- time recipient of the Award for Young Choreography and was the recipient of the 2015 George Lon Choreography Award (DMA), in addition to many other accolades that her artistic and innovative work has received. Many of her students have gone on to pursue professional dance careers and she has students training at Joffrey Ballet School (New York City), Toronto Dance Theatre and performance dance programs at Ryerson University, York University and George Brown College. Rebecca loves to share her versatile knowledge and experience with the next generation of dancers as an adjudicator at various competitions across Canada. Rebecca’s enthusiasm and passion as an artist is undeniable and it is her honour to be able to share this with the dance community.
photo by Alvin Collantes