MINDSET TIPS: What’s A Team Quest, Anyway?

What the heck is a “Team Quest” anyway? This video below explains what that means, and how it can help your dance team- using characters and plot from my favourite movie! (And if you haven’t seen it, watch it on your TV tonight because it’s the best, and you’ll love the romance) Need an eventContinue reading “MINDSET TIPS: What’s A Team Quest, Anyway?”

MINDSET: Are You IMPATIENT? Here’s A Useful Tip

Hey impatient dance lover! Progress and all the things not happening fast enough for you? Feeling frustrated? We’ve all been there! Watch this useful reminder and you’ll know how to deal. Need an event speaker, dance choreographer or personal coach? Connect with me here.  ALSO: A great resource for dance teachers, students, and dance loversContinue reading “MINDSET: Are You IMPATIENT? Here’s A Useful Tip”

How Your MINDSET Could Cause INJURIES!

Have you been injured? Are you hurt right now? I’m sure you agree, injuries SUCK. And sometimes, we get injured because we’re not taking the time to take care of our head space. Could overwhelm be the cause? Watch this for my recommendation on what else you should be resting! Need an event speaker, danceContinue reading “How Your MINDSET Could Cause INJURIES!”

MINDSET LESSON: The 3 Traits Of Pro Students

I’m sure you’ve discovered all serious dancers have something in common… but WHAT is it exactly? Watch this video and I’ll let you in on the secret! Do you have all three? Need an event speaker, dance choreographer or personal coach? Connect with me here.  ALSO: A great resource for dance teachers, students, and danceContinue reading “MINDSET LESSON: The 3 Traits Of Pro Students”

“Be Prepared!” Mindset Advice For Dancers

This is the one where I talk about the Boy Scouts. Are you using their motto to “Be Prepared” for your future dance success? Or are you just wingin’ it? Watch this lesson below and find out what you can do, starting TODAY! Need an event speaker, dance choreographer or personal coach? Connect with meContinue reading ““Be Prepared!” Mindset Advice For Dancers”

AMAZING! How Neuroscience Affects Your Daily Life

Neuroscience is amazing! Neuroscience is basically the science of the brain, how it communicates to itself and how it makes our body work. One of the most fascinating observations about the brain is this… The quality of your thoughts 🤔 has a huge impact on the quality of your LIFE. 🌞 Science says we thinkContinue reading “AMAZING! How Neuroscience Affects Your Daily Life”

TEACHERS: Why A Little Encouragement Can Do Wonders

Hey teachers, a little encouragement can go a long way! Never underestimate the power of your words with your students. The words that come out of your mouth matter. I know sometimes it doesn’t feel like it… But some of it will *actually* stick! Encouragement is always memorable. So try your best to make sure whateverContinue reading “TEACHERS: Why A Little Encouragement Can Do Wonders”

Helping To Build ConfiDANCE in High Schools

A few pics of my students at Newtonbrook High School in Toronto. I’m excited for these dancers. They’ve been working on a piece for a competition in the TDSB. They collaborate on all the choreography themselves, with one student choreographer. Their dance teacher Joanna Perlus and I do nothing but coach & ask questions thatContinue reading “Helping To Build ConfiDANCE in High Schools”

Toronto Dance Studio Donates Funds For Haiti Relief

Toronto Dance Studio Donates Funds For Haiti Relief Toronto, ON (May 21, 2010): Dance truly can, and does- make a difference. A thank you letter to Byfield Dance Experience, for funds donated to the Canadian Red Cross after hosting “Hip Hop For Haiti” fundraising event at our dance school in Toronto. “Hip Hop For Haiti” wasContinue reading “Toronto Dance Studio Donates Funds For Haiti Relief”

Beginner Hip Hop Choreography- Saturday’s Class

Beginner Hip Hop Choreography- Saturday Class WARNING: The people in this video are NOT trained professionals. DO try this at home… ANYONE can learn to dance with the right dance teacher – I might know someone 😉 and enough patience and heart. As Obama said: Yes We Can; And now the motto is Yes WeContinue reading “Beginner Hip Hop Choreography- Saturday’s Class”