Originally from Waterloo, Ontario, Kahlil Calder finished his dance studies at Canada's National Ballet School under the tutelage of Glenn Gilmour and Sergiu Stefanschi. Upon graduating, Kahlil went on to dance with The National Ballet of Canada, The Alberta Ballet and with the international Dance Theatre in the Netherlands. In 2010 Kahlil was accepted as Associate Professor in the dance department for the University of Stavanger in Norway where he taught, performed and produced works. Kahlil is a saught after guest teacher and coach both nationally and internationally.
Wendy trained at the Royal Ballet School in London, England. She holds the Royal Ballet School Teaching Diploma, Registered Teacher and Associate status of the Royal Academy of Dance and also Advanced 2 Ballet in R.A.D., I.S.T.D. and Cecchetti Syllabi. In addition she also attained Associates in Cecchetti Ballet and National Dance and the Benesh Notation Teaching Diploma. She is currently an Examiner and Tutor of the Royal Academy of Dance and has worked extensively across Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Great Britain. Former students of Wendy have been accepted to the National Ballet School, Royal Winnipeg Ballet School and Quinte Ballet School.
Sarah Koekkoek is an independent dance artist, educator and choreographer. She was born in Burlington, Ontario and trained in the Professional Division at Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School. She has danced with The Washington Ballet, Canada’s Ballet Jorgen, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, The Royal Winnipeg Ballet and The Chimera Project as well as participating in several dance residencies at The Banff Centre for the Arts. Sarah is also a Licensed Provider of the Fletchers Pilates Method.