Julie was born in Glasgow, Scotland and started dancing at the age of four. After
completing secondary school, Julie attended the College of the Royal Academy of Dance
(RAD) in London, England where she obtained her diploma in the teaching of ballet
in 1988. She came to Canada the same year and has been successfully teaching children
andadults the RAD syllabus for the past twenty-seven years. Several of Julie’
s students have been selected to attend the National Ballet School in Toronto and
the Royal Winnipeg Ballet summer school. Julie loves sharing her passion for dance
with students, young and old and continues to find teaching a most rewarding career.