CASH / CHEQUE / E-TRANSFER
*If paying by cheque please make payable to Chelsea Wainwright
*If paying via E-Transfer please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Fusion Studio of Performing Arts
17 Facer Street (Side Entrance)
St. Catharines, ON
Sunday May 27th
*8:30AM Sign In / Payment
*3:30PM Prompt Student Pick Up
2 Scholarships will be awarded at the end of the Workshop. 50% OFF the next one day NB Workshop!!
Girls: Any colour leotard and tights. Skirt if desired. Warm ups when appropriate. Ballet Slippers and Pointe Shoes (If Applicable)
Boys: Black / White / grey tights and shirt.
Black or white ballet slippers
What to bring
- Yoga Mat or Blanket
- Thera Band
- Healthy Lunch
Ballet / Pointe / Contemporary / Repertoire / Pilates / Progressing Ballet Technique / Theory / SCB Technique
Courtnae Bowman is an award winning choreographer and teacher and co-founder of The School of Cadence Ballet- “Outstanding School” YAGP and “Best School” WBAC Grand Prix, and International Ballet Judge for competitions across the globe. Bowman has been named“Outstanding Teacher” YAGP, “Best Teacher” WBAC Grand Prix and “Top Choreographer”- American Dance Awards, “Outstanding Choreographer” ADC International Ballet Competition. In addition to attending three post secondary programs in classical ballet, contemporary ballet and modern dance, Bowman is also accredited by the Bolshoi Ballet Academy Teacher’s Training Certification.
Courtnae looks forward to further the development of dance artists who continually push the boundaries of what is possible.
Founder / Artistic director
Mrs. Chelsea Wainwright is certified by Bolshoi Ballet Academy Vaganova Method Elementary Level. Bolshoi Ballet is one of the worlds oldest and most established schools for classical ballet training. Director and Choreographer of "The Nutcracker" Chelsea thrives on bringing the Ballet Dancers of Niagara the best in training and performance opportunities.
Chelsea has been Ballet Director at EDC Dancers inc since 2012. Chelsea studied as a full time student at Canada's National Ballet School. Chelsea has danced alongside some of the worlds most esteemed Ballet companies including The Kiev Ballet, The National Ballet de Cuba, Ballet Ouest of Montreal and Neglia Ballet Artists. Chelsea is trained in RAD Ballet (Royal Academy of Dancing) holding her Intermediate Certificate, she is also trained in Cecchetti and Russian Vaganova Ballet methods. Chelsea spent three years performing as a Dancer/Illusionist Assistant in the show "Imagine" and "Beyond Belief" at the Greg Frewin Theatre in Niagara Falls and Television appearances in New York City. Chelsea has trained with and been the protege of Stelio Calagias former owner of Metro Movement in Toronto, Ont. working intensely under his wing. Chelsea's students have been accepted into several professional ballet schools such as; Canada's National Ballet School,Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Royal Danish Ballet School, Tivoli Ballet School, Joffrey Ballet School, School of Alberta Ballet, Quinte Ballet School and The Juilliard school. Chelsea is known for her in depth outlook on the technical elements when training young dancers and prides herself on allowing her students to reach their fullest and greatest potential.
Sabrina has been dedicated to physical wellness and activity for most of her life. Enrolled in her first dance class at the young age of 3 it wasn’t long before she fell in love with the art. Over the years she pursued her passion by furthering her dance education through lessons as well as workshops and later began to teach. For the past 25 years Sabrina has taught children of all ages (2- Adulthood) in recreational as well as competitive levels. In the last 15 years she has proven to be a successful choreographer of Jazz, Tap & Hip Hop…including being the recipient of ‘Award Winning Choreographer’ at a well-known Dance Competition.
Sabrina has attended many auditions including (making the top 25 out of 400) for the Toronto Raptors as well as auditioning for and becoming a member of the 2001 & 2002 Toronto Argonaut’s Dance Team, performing at all home games and two GREY CUPS.
Sabrina acquired her ZUMBA® certification in February 2009 and completed an intense and in-depth STOTT Pilates course and certification program in November 2009 including Mat Level 1 & 2, ISP, and most recently Total Barre. She obtained her Group Fitness Certification through CanFitPro in November 2010. Sabrina takes great pleasure in sharing her passion with others to inspire them to do more and reach further, but mostly to follow their dreams!
STOTT PILATES® Matwork (Beginner/Intermedia/Advanced), ISP, Total Barre
CanFitPro – Fitness Instructor Specialist
Kate’s love for dance began at the young age of three when she began her dance lessons at EDC. By the age of six she was not only already training many days and hours a week, but also competing. For the past nine years, she has continued competing and training extensively in styles including Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical, Acro, Contemporary and Hip-Hop. She has won several overall awards and scholarships throughout her dance career thus far, the most recent being a full scholarship to a Ballet Intensive in Las Vegas with world renowned Ballet Masters. Kate has auditioned and been a member of Team Canada in the World Dance Championships two times, both times she helped Canada bring home a Gold Medal. She has completed summer programs with Ballet Jorgen and The School of Alberta Ballet, which she was offered acceptance into the full time program. Kate continues her training in all areas of dance and has grown to be a well rounded dancer. She focuses on her technique and performance quality and continues to expand her repertoire through workshops and classes. She currently attends McMaster University where she is in her first year of Life Sciences with a Bachelor of Science. Kate shows her dancers that when you bring a love and passion for dance to each and every one of your classes, you will be able to accomplish anything you set out to do!
Jessica started dancing at the age of 3 and hasn’t stopped. She trained locally within the Niagara Region studying ballet, jazz, tap and lyrical. Jessica is a Cecchetti trained ballet dancer. She was a Dance Olympus VIP traveling throughout the United States of America working with Frank Hatchet, and Mia Michaels. Jessica continued her dance training in Edmonton, Alberta at Grant MacEwan Community College (now Grant MacEwan University) where she graduated with a Dance Diploma. Jessica continues her dance education by attending classes and workshops regularly. She is currently studying to become a Progressive Ballet Technique instructor.