Kelly Bennis

Kelly Bennis – Teacher

1995 – Present Studied with Cameron Academy of Classical Dance in Ballet, Modern and Lyrical.

2009 – Present Joined mother Deborah Cameron ARAD RTS on faculty of Cameron Academy of Classical Dance teaching and preparing examination work in RAD Ballet, Lyrical, Modern and preparing successful competition choreography and Production pieces

2010 – Present Joined faculty of Project Dance in Chilliwack BC.  Teaching RAD ballet from Pre-Primary to Advance 1 and choreographed successful competition pieces and Production pieces

2010 – 2012 Enrolled in Royal Academy of Dance Certificate in Ballet Training Studies under tutelage of mentors Martha Nicolson, Deborah Morgan, Yvonne Oldaker, Deborah Cameron and Dolores Kirkwood.  Completed studies fall of 2012 with outstanding results.

2013 Attended graduation ceremonies in London England to receive certificate presented by RAD President Miss Darcy Bussell

2011 – 2013  Faculty member of Mi-Cher Academy in South Surrey teaching the Tiny Tots to RAD Advance classes

1996 – 2009   Completed the 13 levels of the Royal Academy of Dance Pre-Primary to Advance 1 examinations rewarded with 11 Distinction Marks 

1997 – 2009  Competitor in Festival competitions Won multiply awards, special recognition given with Trophies and awards for her own Choreography

2004 – 2009  Attended the Langley Fine Arts School majoring in Dance

2008   Attended De Sales University Summer School in Philadelphia Pa with their Scholarship as the only Canadian dancer.

2008 – 2009  Attended Harbour Dance Summer Intensives

1999 – 2001  Performed with Royal City Youth Ballet Nutcracker