Darrah began dancing at the age of 3 at Dance Dynamics and has been dancing with us ever since. She is trained in many forms of dance such as jazz, ballet, hip hop, musical theatre, lyrical, pointe, and tap, which is what she specializes in. She has competed in various local and out of town dance competitions, and has won many awards for her tap solos and group dances, this past season one of her many awards was the Fay Gleeson Excellence in Tap.
Darrah has completed many tap exams, and continues to follow the ADAPT syllabus in the tap classes she takes part in. This summer she be completing her Teacher Certification Course presented by Kim Chalovich through the Tap Dance Centre in Mississauga. Darrah also recently took classes with Josh Assor and with Amy Lintunen at Rhythm Lab and for the 2nd year in a row she has been awarded a scholarship to attend the Eastern Canada Tap Conference which she attended last Oct and will attending again this fall.
She has received multiple school awards, such as the Female Athletic Award, and the Principal’s Association Student Leadership Award. Her other interests include music and the arts.
She is looking forward to continuing sharing her passion of tap with the students at Dance Dynamics