Sandra Long ARAD, AISTD, RAD RTS
Sandra Long has been inspiring young dancers with her highly creative and energetic style for more than 30 years. Ms Long is a Registered Teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance (ISTD). She has trained students in all levels of examinations including the very prestigious Solo Seal Award. Sandra has trained with the top Ballet and Modern dance professional in Canada, the United States and England and is a graduate of the Royal Ballet School in London, England. Ms. Long is also a Can-Fit-Pro Certified Personal Trainer & Fitness Instructor and an adjudicator. Sandra was appointed Head of the Dance Department at the Randolph College for the Performing Arts – Canada’s “Triple Threat” College in 2010 and retired from that position in 2022.
- Associate Member and Registered Teacher of the RAD
- Associate Member and Registered Teacher of the ISTD (Imperial Ballet and Modern Theatre)
- Advanced Certificate RAD, ISTD (Ballet and Modern)
Ms Long’s students have won major competitive titles and many have gone on to professional Musical Theatre careers in almost every Canadian productions and on possibly every major stage across Canada.
Others have gone on to perform as back up dancers for Madonna, Janet Jackson & Brittany Spears and at the infamous Janet Jackson/Justin Timberlake Super bowl half–time show!! Others have gone on to careers on cruise ships or performing with Cirque du Soleil. Still more have been inspired to follow the teaching path, becoming registered RAD teachers and/or studio owners.