FOR THE LOVE OF MOVEMENT
Her passion, talent, and drive earned her scholarships at world-renowned dance schools across North America. Stephanie garnered dance techniques from masters at the prestigious and largest ballet troupe in Canada, The National Ballet of Canada; Royal Winnipeg Ballet; and from the Edge Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles on scholarship. Stephanie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Kinetics from the University of British Columbia, a Diploma in Sports Science, & is a multi-faceted movement coach (certified personal trainer, kinesiologist, dance and yoga specialist)
I’M AN ARTIST
Stephanie is the Artistic Director of PŪR Movement; the premier and award winning active lifestyle studio specializing in dance, fitness, energy therapy, and Power Plate® Training. She is the founder and creator of popular certified dance/fitness programs such as SexyStilettos Dance®, PŪR Barre, & HIIT x FLOW. More information →
TO TEACH IS TO TOUCH A LIFE FOREVER - Her journey began at age 6. The magical and vivid memory of loving her 1st classical ballet class which blossomed into a passion for all forms of movement. The demand for physical structure, mental challenge, & artistry each genre of dance asked of her - fuelled the competitive nature in her core.
Today Stephanie is a lululemon ambassador - where she has been provided a platform to develop and collaborate with lululemon. She can be found leading classes at lululemon SSC, Richmond Centre, and in-studio .
Represented by Da Costa Talent in Canada & Bloc Agency in the USA, Stephanie has over 20 years international experience in the dance and performance arts industry and is currently working as an award-winning choreographer, instructor, performer, and competitive judge. Her extensive body of work includes television, film, and live performance having worked on DC Legend’s of Tomorrow, Disney's Freaky Friday, The Magicians, The Flash, Supergirl, Lucifer, Campbell’s Soup, Smallville, John Tucker Must Die, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Sucker Punch, Hellcats, Nickelodeon movie Rags and Girl vs. Monster. IMDB profile
Beyond the studio, Stephanie has attracted media attention from The Globe & Mail, Miss World Canada, FMA Weekly, newspapers, Internet lifestyle magazines, & numerous featured interviews.
Her professional dance experience, coupled with her educational background, has made Stephanie unique and sought after as movement coach for Skate Canada figure skaters, Ice Dance pairs, and high performance Synchronized Swimmers. She coaches on mastering their technique, performance, flexibility, strength & artistry.