Amanda is a professional dancer, dance teacher, choreographer and lover of all things movement-related. Classically trained in ballet and modern dance, Amanda is known for her precise technique, artistry, and fluidity of movement. She has trained with notable artist such as Karen Kain, Veronica Tennant, and Alonzo King Lines Ballet and has won several awards, grants and scholarships nationally. Her repertoire has expanded to include lyrical, contemporary, Argentine tango, flamenco, Chinese classical dancing, commercial styles, jazz, hip hop, ballroom, Latin and salsa dance while keeping true to her first love of ballet.
Amanda has worked in music videos, television commercials, Bollywood movies, online ad campaigns, corporate and private events and is agency-represented for film. She has performed for the Chinese consulate and community as a principal ballerina for North Star Arts management. Amanda has also volunteered as a principal dancer and choreographer for Brilliant!, Shine! and Red galas benefiting mental health and health research.
When not performing, Amanda teaches at Harbour Dance and UBC and is on the Board of Directors for Canadian Alliance of Dance Artists (CADA). Amanda feels fortunate to be able to share her passion of dance with diverse audiences and arts lovers.”