Counterpoint Dance Academy Marda Loop’s professionally trained faculty provides a positive environment that allows each dancer the opportunity to achieve their personal best while learning, growing and flourishing in the art of dance. Our dedicated and invested instructors have trained extensively with top worldwide educators, mentors and teachers. Counterpoint Marda Loop is a Royal Academy of Dance, ADAPT (Associated Dance Arts for Professional Teachers) and Acrobatic Arts fully certified studio.  Our faculty has trained at the prestigious Royal Academy of Dance in London, England, the Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts, as well as The University of Calgary’s Bachelor of Arts Dance Program. Our instructors’ wealth of training and professional experience ensures all dancers receive comprehensive training in their technical and artistic instruction.


Miss Liz

Ballet Teacher and Studio Manager


Miss Linda

Receptionist and Office Administrator


Miss Chelsea 

Hip Hop and Tap Teacher


Miss Lisa

Musical Theatre and Tap Teacher


Miss Chelsey

Ballet Teacher


Miss Jessalyn

Jazz and Musical Theatre Teacher


Miss Delaney

Reception, Office Administration, Tap and Preschool Teacher


Miss Kylie

Jazz and Lyrical Teacher


Miss Suzy

Acro Teacher


Miss Emily

Ballet Teacher


Miss Sam

Preschool Teacher


Miss Taylor

Ballet Teacher


Miss Alex

Jazz and Lyrical Teacher


Mr Dio

Hip Hop Teacher

Miss Shannon Hearn

Studio Owner, Director and Ballet Teacher