MISS KIMBERLEY COX

 

Competitive Company Co-Director

AISTD, ABATD, IADA, ACROBATIC ARTS 

Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical, Musical Theatre

 

"Mrs." Kim has been dancing and performing for well over twenty-five years.  She has trained extensively in classical ballet, jazz, modern, tap and musical theatre. She started dancing at Royal City School of Ballet in Guelph, and then continued to train to a professional level.  Over the years, Kim has attained many of her Royal Academy of Dancing (RAD) and Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) ballet and modern qualifications.To further her studies in dance, Kim studied at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, a top performing arts college in London, England for three years where she received a degree in Professional Dance/Musical Theatre.  She studied all forms of dance, theatre, singing and acting. She performed in many musicals, pantomimes and dance shows, gaining valuable experience and excellent intensive training.  Over the years, Kim has taken classes and trained with top professionals such as Molly Molloy, Bonnie Lythgoe, Chris Baldock, Tyce Diorio and Lil ‘C. 

 

Professional credits include;

dancer, QDOS pantomime “Dick Whittington” (Cardiff, Whales),

soloist/dancer for Carnival Cruise Lines,

and dancer on Toronto Rock Lacrosse Dance Team.

 

Mrs. Kim has been teaching and choreographing for more than ten years for many schools in Canada and the UK, both competitive and recreational. She has prepared countless children for ballet exams who have always done very well. Some of her students were accepted at The National Ballet School of Canada and the Quinte Ballet School.  Certifications include ISTD and BATD ballet teacher and certified adjudicator with the International Academy of Dance Adjudicators.  She has won many awards for her exciting choreography at competitions all over the GTA. She also carries over her dance skills into the fitness world and is a Jazzercise Inc. franchise owner and fitness instructor. Mrs Kim is certified to teach acro and send students for acro exams for levels Primary through Level 5 with the Acrobatic Arts Association. 

 

Mrs. Kim is on maternity leave for the 2015-2016 season - enjoying time at home with her adorable baby Zoey, born August 2015 and her sweet 7 year old Claire - also a dancer!