Miss Quinn Barrie
Miss Quinn began her dance journey at five years old when she started taking highland dance classes. Looking to try something new, she enrolled in recreational ballet, jazz, and hip-hop classes and became hooked. She continued to try other disciplines, including tap, acro, contemporary, lyrical, modern, pointe and musical theatre. Miss. Quinn continued performing and competing in all disciplines, excluding tap, until her graduating year. Additionally, Miss. Quinn took part in her home studio's student-teacher education program for five years, allowing her to learn firsthand the importance of quality dance education. Miss. Quinn's performance as a dancer and role as a student teacher earned her many awards and scholarships, including a Student Teacher of the Year award and a Most Outstanding Dancer award.
Miss Quinn has trained and taken classes in Vancouver at Harbour Dance Centre and Studio North. Now graduated, Miss. Quinn continues to train in hip-hop and contemporary. At the same time, she is working on her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology at the University of Calgary. Miss. Quinn continues to be involved in projects and performances and is currently training with NYX, a contemporary hip-hop fusion competitive team created by Illfx. Miss. Quinn is beyond excited to share her love and passion for dance with students at Diversity.