Port Alberni, Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Leah Anna Sanguinetti (BA, PAEC, IADA, AAC, BADT)
Certified Competition Adjudicator: Jazz; Acro Dance; Ballet; Lyrical; Modern; Hip Hop; Musical Theatre
Leah Anna has been involved with dance for over 25 years as an all-round dancer, teacher, choreographer, adjudicator and studio director. She has extensive training in jazz, ballet, acrobatics, lyrical, modern and musical theatre. She danced competitively for many years and continued her studies at Ryerson University in the Theatre Arts Dance program. Leah Anna has performed professionally at various industrial shows and large functions. Leah Anna went on to complete a health science degree from York University (HESO) with Kinesiology and Dance as teachable subjects. Over the last 20 years, Leah Anna has taught both competitive and recreational programs in Jazz, Acrobatics, Ballet, Lyrical, Modern, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre at various studios throughout southern Ontario. She established her own dance studio in 2005 and has since had the pleasure of developing hundreds of dancers. Leah Anna is fully certified in Jazz, Acrobatics and Ballet through the PAEC (Performing Arts Educators of Canada) dance association. She also holds certification with IADA (International Dance Acedemy of Adjudicators), BADT (British Association of Dance Teachers) and is a Full Member of the Acrobatic Arts of Canada (AAC). Leah Anna has won many awards for both her dance and choreography talents. She hopes to inspire, educate and guide dancers as they reach their goals and discovering their talents. Leah Anna believes that dreams will come true when you put your mind to it and always to always believe in yourself. Leah Anna is blessed to have the opportunity to work with, guide and motivate young dancers. Leah Anna is a proud mother of 4 beautiful young children and knows importance of family and good positive role models for children.