Performing Arts Diploma (Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts – Triple Threat Program), Certified with Dance Masters of America in Tap and Acro (DMA); Certified with Acrobatic Arts in Arco and Aerial Hoop (AAC); Certified to teach in Tap and Jazz with the Al Gilbert Syllabus (AGS); ADAPT teacher in Jazz and Tap.
Sam has been trained and examined in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Contemporary and Musical Theatre styles of dance. Sam obtained most of her training in Brandon, MB under the direction of Monique Roy-Keller (Al Gilbert, ADAPT), owner of Steppin’ Time Dance Studio. Her love of performing inspired her to pursue further training in Toronto, ON at the Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts. While at the Randolph Academy, Sam trained under George Randolph, Alina Adjemian (Cecchetti), Sandra Long (RAD), Siona Jackson and many more. She continues her dance education with classes in Toronto and New York City.
Sam has worked as a professional dancer and singer in Toronto and the surrounding area. She had the pleasure of playing Pinkalicious in Pinkalicious the musical for over a year in both the Toronto and touring cast. She also understudied for the role of Angelina in Angelina Ballerina the musical.