Marlborough, New Zealand
Allison San Martin-Feeney (BSc, ADAPT, ADTA, AAC 1&2, AF1-3, Aerial Dance Academy F-M1)
Certified Competition Adjudicator: Acro Dance; Jazz; Lyrical; Ballet; Contemporary; Musical Theatre; Hip Hop
Testing Day Examiner: Junior; Intermediate; Advanced
Certified ADTA Teacher: Junior; Intermediate
Allison is an experienced dance educator and choreographer from Edmonton, AB. She grew up dancing at Edmonton Dance Factory, Edmonton School of Ballet, and spent time training at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. She has performed with Edmonton Festival Ballet, Edmonton Contemporary Dancers, and The U of A Dance Team before discovering her passion for teaching dance.
Allison holds a number of teaching certifications: ADAPT Jazz and Tap Syllabus, Acro Dance Teachers Association, Acrobatic Arts, Alixa Flexibility, and is a certified Hand Balancing coach through Aerial Dance Academy.
Currently, Allison teaches a variety of dance styles in both recreational and competitive settings and is a faculty member at the Acro Dance Teachers Association. Allison is proud to be an active member of the dance community in Canada and is passionate about sharing her expertise and experience.
Allison’s teaching has a strong focus on building strength and flexibility in her dancers which allows them to succeed in dance while keeping their bodies safe. She believes in shaping dancers who have a love and understanding of their bodies, an appreciation of hard work, and a desire to continually push the boundaries of their art form.