Ms. Hailey McLeod Dance Artist

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  • Favourite art form Dance and physical theatre
  • Hometown Yellowknife, NT
  • Favourite movie The Rescuers
  • Favourite music Lord Huron and The Bros Landreth
  • Favourite play The Newsies
  • Favourite quote If your dreams don't scare you, they aren't big enough. - Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
  • Hobbies Hiking, camping, cooking, reading

Hailey McLeod is a dancer, actor, creator and teacher who has explored many ventures in the arts realm. She pursued dance training in contemporary and jazz styles while earning her Bachelor of Arts, Major in Dance from the University of Calgary in 2014.

She has taught students of all ages in Yellowknife (NT) Shawnigan Lake (BC) and Calgary. She has presented her own choreographic works in Yellowknife (Folk on the Rocks 2012) Calgary (Ignite! 2016) Edmonton (Nextfest 2016) and Helsinki, Finland (artArctica 2016), and has worked as a freelance choreographer for Gravity Dance Company and Trip the Light Youth Company.

Hailey also holds a Masters of Science in Dance Science from the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance (London, UK) and has been a sessional instructor at the University of Calgary.

She is thrilled to be part of the CAA team as of 2017, and is excited to go on artistic adventures with fellow staff and students.