Amberlee Allen grew up all over the world and Canada, with her later youth residing in the Cowichan Valley. Where she attended Carlson's School of Dance and Steps Ahead for her early dance training. After Graduation from High school she ventured to Vancouver to further her dance training at Simon Fraser's School of Contemporary Arts. She successfully completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance. During her time at SFU she trained in Graham, Cunningham, Improvisation, Limon, and Ballet. While completing her degree she performed in repertory work choreographed by Company 605, Rob Kitsos, and Justin A. Chambers. Well contemporary is her passion, she also holds certificates in RAD Ballet up to Grade 8 Award and Intermediate Vocational levels, along with ISTD Modern Advanced 1. Well at SFU she was Captain of the SFU Athletics Dance Team for three years, who performed for the NCAA University games. She has choreographic works that were showcased in Ascension and Ouroboros. Her passion in dance and the therapeutic value it offers has pushed her to further her training in the Dance for PD training program in the coming months, after she participated in a practicum with Dance for PD in Vancouver.
She is ecstatic to be back at Carlson's and enthusiastic to share her passion and love of dance! She looks forward to giving back some of what she has learnt to the community that has supported her!