Throughout 20+ years as an instructor, Mr. Bill has collected a breadth of knowledge beyond dance to develop a unique style of teaching today. His understanding of movement, group dynamics, learning development, communication, compassion and - most importantly - the need for play in learning help create a vibrant atmosphere where dancers of all ages can thrive. His other creative outlet is photography so prepare yourself for a dynamic experience!
M. Bill aime aussi enseigner la danse en français!
Simon Beckett entered the dance world at 14 in Barrie, Ontario. He built a solid foundation in ballet, jazz, lyrical, and contemporary before taking to the stage. At 17, he began dancing competitively where he was quickly recognized as an outstanding performer with a captivating stage presence.
At 18, he moved to Ottawa in order to study Aviation at Algonquin College. This move also created an opportunity to further develop his dance skills as a member of “Pulse N’ Limited” dance crew. Adding to his diverse repertoire, Simon has since specialized in the funk style of popping under the alias “SoulPilot”, with a focused interest in Locking.
Amber Green first started exploring movement through figure skating where she trained and competed for 16 years. Her technical dance training began in 2006 at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre and the National Ballet School. Since graduating from the 3 year Professional Contemporary Dance Training program at The School of Dance in 2015 Amber has performed with several professional companies in Ottawa, such as Shannon Cooney and Keaja D’dance at Canadian Dance Festival, Amelia Griffin in TACTICS and presented her own choreography at Dark Horse Dance Projects 2016.