Miss Mikaela’s love for dance came at a young age as she began to dance and never stopped. She has explored various styles including ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hiphop, tap, acrobatics, aerial arts, and musical theatre. She has always loved taking the opportunity to perform and share her love of art with others. Miss Mikaela has completed RAD ballet exams as well as acrobatic arts exams. She has studied under both the York University and University of Calgary Dance faculties and has been very lucky to train in various locations such as New York, Vancouver, and Toronto.
Miss Mikaela is currently expanding her dance knowledge as she trains under the Decidedly Jazz Dance works in their professional training program. Miss Mikaela is Acrobatic Arts and Aerial Arts Certified. She is a current student of the University of Calgary working towards her Bachelor of Social Work with a minor in Dance.
Miss Mikaela is passionate working with children and youth in building confidence, community, and a space to find ones individual artistry free of fear or judgement. Miss Mikaela is so very excited to join the Soul Connexion team this year and work with the wonderful dancers it facilitates!
Q & A with Mikaela
What inspires you?
I am inspired by the individuals and environment around me. When we choose to see the good around us, our perspective is enlightened and we can accomplish so much.
What song moves you?
You Might Find Yours by Tom Rosenthal
What do you love about your job?
I love seeing the smiling faces of my young friends when they accomplish their goals and acquire new skills!
Describe Soul Connexion in one word: