Dance Xpressions Faculty
Keeley MacDonald - Director
Keeley MacDonald has trained over 20 years in tap, jazz, stage, hip hop, ballet, lyrical and contemporary. Starting at the young age of 3 with ballet classes, Keeley started competing at 6 years of age. Known for her energy and performance, Keeley demands the stage and hopes to pass the love of an audience on to her students.
Keeley continues to train in Vancouver and Los Angeles to perfect her craft. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Education from Simon Fraser University in 2010 and is currently working on her IDTS certificate.
Keeley currently teaches and choreographs for Lyrical, Tap, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop and Jazz while running the studio at Dance Xpressions!
R.A.D. Ballet Instructor
Morgan McQueen began taking ballet classes from Deborah Cameron’s Cameron Academy of Classical dance and Barry Coutler’s The Langley Dance studio/Dance Xpressions at the young age of three. Her love for ballet was always strong, even as she developed as a dancer who excelled in several other forms including tap, jazz/lyrical, musical theatre, and hip hop.
With an extensive knowledge in the pre-primary to intermediate level syllabi, Morgan is a part of an amazing team of teachers who have had many successes with students’ examination work. For the past 20 years, her passion for teaching classical ballet and other forms of dance has paved her way to success as a dance educator and has helped her to build relationships with her students. Many of these students were able to earn scholarships, bursaries, and professional achievements with Morgan’s assistance.
R.A.D Ballet and Lyrical
Contemporary, Lyrical and Hip Hop
Lauren is currently dancing with a Mega crew called “Unity”, former known as “The Community”, directed and trained under Ervinn Tangco. Unity has been very successful and has placed first in numerous competitions such as Bridge NorCal, Battlegrounds, WOD (World of Dance) Vancouver, and most recently placing second at Collaboration: NorCal. They also continued on to the WOD finals in Los Angeles, placing 10th.
Lauren has received countless number of awards and scholarships throughout and beyond her adolescent years training under styles such as hip hop, tap, musical theatre, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, and ballet at Dance Xpressions. Lauren was awarded Best Overall Dancer in Quesnel Festival and was Provincial Representative in 2013 & 2014.
She now hopes to continue her dance career and work hard as a teacher and choreographer to pass down her knowledge to create a professional, but fun environment in class to those you would to like to pursue dance as a career.
RAD Ballet, Tap and Jazz
R.A.D. Ballet Instructor
Amy started her classical ballet training at the age of 3 from Deborah Cameron at Cameron Academy of Classical Dance, where she found her love of ballet. Amy later trained in many dance genres including Musical Theatre, Lyrical, Jazz and ballroom, and has had many opportunities to travel throughout BC and worldwide as a dancer.
Amy has trained at various world-renowned studios such as Edge Performing Arts in Los Angeles and Pineapple Dance Studio in London, England.
Amy’s love of ballet has led her to pursues the Certificate of Ballet Teaching Studies through the Royal Academy of Dance.
Amy is also fully certified in Progressive Ballet Technique, a unique method designed to strengthen and address areas of weakness in ballet technique.