Heather joined L.A. Dance Academy in 2013. Heather’s a graduate of the Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts in Toronto and trained professionally in dance at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division for 7 years as an adolescent. Heather has had the opportunity to teach dance all across Canada as well as in London, England and absolutely loves any opportunity to share her passion for dance with others.
Heather’s danced professionally with D’Neuve Contemporary Dance Company (Toronto) and Spectrum Dance Theatre (Seattle) as well as starting her own professional dance company InDuo Dance Works (Toronto) and co-choreographing two original full length dance productions – You and I Both (2007) and Stopping Place (2009). Heather’s professional career in musical theatre has brought her from coast to coast performing shows such as The Little Mermaid (Rainbow Stage), High School Musical (Neptune Theatre, Halifax), Anne of Green Gables (Grand Theatre, London and Charlottetown Festival) and The Doodlebops Rock Canada (Canadian Tour) as well as numerous Toronto industrials including dancing backup for Katy Perry!
Heather also shares a passion for health and wellness and brings her expertise of Pilates instruction to L.A. Dance Academy as a certified Stott Pilates Instructor and works part time as a Holistic Health Coach.