Mary Anne grew up with a ballet based background and grew to incorporate all styles of dance, training with some of the countries most respected teachers and choreographers from institutions such as the National Ballet of Canada, The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, and Decidedly Jazz Danceworks. Mary Anne Campbell holds an Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts in Performance Dance from Ryerson University, as well as a Bachelor of Education as a specialist in dance from York University. Mary Anne is an Associate member and a registered teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance, as well as an ADAPT TTS in Jazz and Tap.
Mary Anne’s teaching has taken her nationally and internationally from Toronto to England, to Trinidad and Tobago. Most recently Mary Anne has taught dance and drama at University Academy in West Yorkshire, United Kingdom for 2 years. Her students have attained high marks in examinations, many accolades in competitions all over Canada and the US, and have been accepted to the schools such as the National Ballet of Canada, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Ballet Jorgen, Alberta Ballet, Ryerson University and York University. Mary Anne’s choreography has been seen on stage and film. She was the resident choreographer at Toronto’s Solar Stage choreographing for many musicals including Cinderella, The Pied Piper and many more. She has choreographed for the Fringe Festival, fFIDA International Dance Festival, In a White Room and Oakridge Secondary School. Her performance career included stage, film, entertainment, and music videos, as well as many industrial conventions. She has danced for the Ontario Ballet Theatre, York Dance Ensemble, The Dance Company, and Syndicate Films.