Edmonton School of Ballet’s annual summer dance intensive for students ages 3 through adult will run July 30 to August 11 and feature guest instructors Laurie Alston, Ashleen MacPherson, Ashley Kumar, and Galien Johnston.
Johnston trained at Canada’s National Ballet School, began her career at The National Ballet of Canada, danced with the Hamburg Ballet for seven years, and with Alberta Ballet for five.
Alston holds her Advanced 2 certificate with the Royal Academy of Dance and has performed professionally with Ballet North as a principal dancer and in industrials, television shows, commercials, cruise ships, and at Tokyo Disneyland.
MacPherson graduated from the Vimy Ridge Academy Professional Dance Program at Edmonton School of Ballet in 2003, and danced with Princess Cruise Lines. A graduate of the Canadian College of Performing Arts, she is currently teaching and choreographing across British Columbia and also works as a professional makeup artist.
For more information, contact Edmonton School of Ballet at 780.440.2100, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person at the Vimy Ridge Academy, 8205-90 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada, third floor.
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