NATALIE POIRIER

INSTRUCTOR

HIP HOP / WAACKING

Born and raised in Moncton, New Brunswick, Natalie's passion for dance was evident at a very young age. Her dancing career began when she became a member of Karma's competitive dance company in her hometown where she trained in hip hop, contemporary and break dancing. As a member of Karma dance company, Natalie was given the opportunity to dance at Walt Disney, Le Carnival de Nice and for the International Dance exchange in Cancun, Mexico.

Since moving to Toronto, Natalie has mainly worked in the music and television industries. Natalie can be seen in music videos for artists such as Karl Wolf, Jully Black, Victoria Duffeild and Shawn Desman to name a few, She has performed on stages all across the world for TIFF,  Fringe Festival, World Pride, Nike, Choreographers Ball, Fever After Dark, Mirror Awards and for the Hot Mess International Waacking Festival. Natalie has also been on shows and commercials for Tim Hortons, Minute Rice, Get Up and Dance, Much Music, YTV, The Family Channel and a recent web series called Bitten.

Natalie is a qualified Pilates and fitness instructor and dance instructor. She has taught many classes and workshops all over Canada. Natalie's versatility, strong work ethic, charisma and unique sense of creativity, along with her passion for dance have made her an inspiring teacher to learn from.