Judy Dorland

Mentor and ADAPT Instructor

Judy Dorland has been instructing and choreographing dance and musical theatre for over three decades and is an accredited instructor, adjudicator, and national Examiner (a status reserved for Master Dance Instructors) through Associated Dance Arts for Professional Teachers (ADAPT). She formerly operated the successful Dancentral Studio. Her students have achieved international success in their professional careers in theatre, film and television; and, have included athletes in other sports such as figure skating and baton twirling who have enhanced their training and gone on to win Olympic medals and World Championships. Judy is the recipient of the 2013 Central Alberta Women of Excellence Award in the Education and Training category.