INSTRUCTOR

HIP HOP / WAACKING

Jennalee is professional dancer, instructor and choreographer with a diverse background of dance training including Hip Hop, Waacking, Jazz, and Musical Theatre. Her alternative upbringing has allowed her to teach and train all over the world, including Indonesia, Australia, Kyrgyzstan, coast to coast in Canada and all over Ontario. She has successfully produced choreographic works for Dusk Dances, the National Art Centre’s Canada Day Celebration, and Bollywood Monster Mashup 2016. She has also worked in the theatre scene in collaboration with Outside the March Theatre Company on the much acclaimed "Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play".

Jennalee is currently the Co-Artistic Director of Culture Shock Toronto, a non-profit dance organization. Since joining in 2010, she has been fortunate enough to perform and showcase works in Washington D.C., Los Angeles, San Diego and Oakland, California. She is also a three-time recipient of the Culture Shock Canada Youth Outreach Award, for outstanding contribution to programs targeting at-risk youth through dance. 

Jennalee is a renowned faculty member at City Dance Corps, in Toronto, Canada. She is also one half of the brand new dance and comedy act "Giggle Queens".

Jennalee’s classes are high-energy and fun, quirky and loud. Check out what she’s up to:

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