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Kelsey Yutan Competes in Fonteyn Awards

July 1, 2021 – Kelsey Yutan competed in the International- “Fonteyn Awards “, formerly known as the ” Genee Awards.” Due to the Covid-19 virus, it wasn’t held in London at the Royal Opera House, instead, it was filmed and sent to London to be judged by a prestigious international panel. Kelsey has danced at […]

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Michelle Oakman Takes the RAD Solo Seal Exam

We are so very proud of JTSD student Michelle Oakman, who entered for her Royal Academy of Dance Solo Seal examination award (the highest level of RAD pre-professional examinations) on March 9, 2018 and performed brilliantly.  Miss June says Michelle was awesome! Congratulations and well done, Michelle! […]

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RAD Solo Seal Examination 2017

A big congratulations to Lauren Wattenburg who entered for her Solo Seal examination – the highest  Royal Academy of Dance  exam – on February 24th, 2017, at the Michael J. Fox Theatre in Vancouver, B.C.!  The Solo Seal performance award is the highest RAD examination, and it is only open to students who have received […]

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RAD Teachers Workshop 2016

In Toronto, Ontario, Canada Inspired and rewarded Miss Rachel and I returned home this week after a four day workshop sponsored by the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) for dance teacher training.  Teachers with various backgrounds attended from all over the world. It was amazing! I have attended many conferences on dance throughout the world […]

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Rachel David Receives RAD Solo Seal

JTSD student Rachel David took her Solo Seal examination in Vancouver, B.C. on February 28, 2016. The Solo Seal performance award is the highest Royal Academy of Dance examination and is only open to students who have received Distinction for their Advanced 2 exam. The exam focuses on the dancer’s ability to perform with strong technique, precise […]

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