© 2018 Parry Sound Dance Academy

Alicia Beaulieu

Owner & Artistic Director

Alicia's love for dance started at the age of 3 at the Dot Blakeley Dance Studio in Simcoe, Ontario.  Following the retirement of

Mrs. Blakeley Alicia continued her training at the Canadian Dance Company in Mississauga where she began assisting classes at the age of 12. As a competitive dancer trained in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Acro, Pointe, Lyrical and Musical Theatre Alicia competed across Canada and the United States, receiving numerous top score overall awards and recognition for her achievement.  She also earned High Honours in her exam work with the Canadian Dance Teachers Association.  During her years of dance training she performed in many industrial and television shows including Mary Kay Cosmetics, Lipton's, Dance Mix and Showstoppers televised showcase.  At the age of 17 Alicia began her teaching career at Music 'n Motion in Mississauga and has been sharing her passion for dance with students for 25 years. 

 

Growing up with dance as a constant in her life, she was able to develop solid technique that has lead her to provide her students with proper education and growth.  Her students and choreography have placed top overall scores, received special awards and numerous gold and platinum medals at regional and national level dance competitions. 

 

Students enjoy a fun atmosphere while learning vocabulary and technique in her classes. Combining her experience working with children and her knowledge of dance, Alicia provides a structured and enjoyable atmosphere for dance education.