Miss Angel

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Miss Angel came to TC’z Dance Studio on a “mission” at the age of 14.  She was told by other dance teachers that 14 was too late to start training to become a competitive dancer.  At TC’z she was given an opportunity to meet her full potential.   Ms. Tonya saw something in her that was undeniable!!  She was hardworking, dedicated and bled dance!!  So passionate from the start of her TC’z dance career!  Her first class was hip hop.  After training and working hard for 2 years she was ready for the Elite Competition team at 16, and from there worked her way to one of the top teachers.   Angel teaches all styles of dance- Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Break dancing, Musical theater, Lyrical and Hawaiian.  Miss Angel teaches all levels, Recreational, Pre-comp and Competitive. Miss Angel loves teaching all levels but her favorite is the pre-school program!  Miss Angel has won a choreography award at StarCatchers for a hip hop routine “Technology”, 2010 as well as “Search and Destroy”, 2013.  Miss Angels competitive students have won many divisional titles as well as Over-all high scores. Angel has completed the University of Windsor honors Drama Education and Community and has continued on to teachers college. In the future she hopes to become a school teacher while promoting an athletic and artistic lifestyle in the community. Angel has been competing for 6 years and teaching for 5 at TC’z Dance Studio and puts her entire heart into everything she does. Angel started demonstrating for Tonya her first year dancing at TC’z and instantly fell in love with the aspect of teaching. She has a passion for choreography.  She has enjoyed choreographing for many plays, cheer teams and TC’z competition team. In 2009 Angel won runner up, over all talent and Miss photogenic in the Miss LaSalle pageant. She got to work with World renown choreographers in L.A. the summer of 2008, and in 2009 Angel received an invitation to take part in “5678 Showtime’s Paris Summer Intensive”, in Paris France.  She also got to represent Canada (Vancouver) with TC’z for Dance World Cup taking home a Gold in Jazz, Silver in Ballet and Gold in Hip Hop.  Making her country proud!  Recently she has won scholarships at Nuvo 2012, Starcatchers 2013 and won the over-all Pro-Am division for her Jazz solo “Cannibal” (Choreographed by Ms. Tonya Soutar) at Hollywood Vibe and won another scholarship at StarCatchers, 2013. She believes that TC’z, especially her mentor, Ms. Tonya has given her the confidence and passion to become the driven and hardworking girl she is today.  Miss Angel plans to stay teaching at TC’z for years to come.  She is excited to start her professional dance career after teachers college. Although in the future her busy lifestyle will get even busier, she knows she will continue to teach, choreograph and dance for the rest of her life!!