Dancefusion Academy of Dance

Our Artistic Staff

Dancefusion has some of the most sought after teachers in Alberta. These exceptional teachers inspire their students to become better dancers!

Mary Anne Kuebler

Mary Anne Kuebler

Artistic Director

Mary Anne has watched the studio grow substantially since it’s inception in 1997 and it has a great reputation for providing quality dance education, which is exemplified by awards and exam results. The studio has over 20 of the most talented instructors in the Edmonton area, each one teaching their specific discipline. She continues to attend workshops herself, travelling to New York and Vegas, as she believes you are never too old to learn. Mary Anne has watched many past students go on to have professional careers on cruise ships, in film, in television, on stage and as instructors. She looks forward to dancefusion’s future successes and wants us all to remember…..Dance is for everyone!

Andrea Nent

Andrea Nent

Andrea Nent has been dancing since the age of 3 and training at Dancefusion for many years. Over the years she has studied ballet, pointe, jazz, modern, lyrical, tap, hip hop, step and musical theatre. She has travelled to attend dance classes and conference in New York, Las Vegas, Edmonton, Kelowna and Calgary. She also has had many performance opportunities throughout her career including Alberta Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” and “Mid-Summers Night Dream”, she also danced in the Grey Cup half-time show. Her passion for dance has also led her to exciting career opportunites; she has been a choreographer for school productions @ Cloverbar Jr High, and was an instructor for the County of Strathcona. Currently enrolled at the University of Alberta in a combined degree (Bachelor of Arts in Drama/Bachelor of Education – Secondary) hoping to learn and grow to better share her passion for dance and arts. She is excited to return to Dancefusion for another year and looks forward to sharing her passion with students and parents alike.

Anne Marie Schotte (B.A. B.Ed)

Anne Marie Schotte (B.A. B.Ed)

Jazz, Tap Choreo, Musical Theatre

Anne Marie began dancing soon after she learned to walk. She trained in ballet, tap, and jazz in a variety of major cities across North America and continues to keep up with what is current by participating in workshops and seminars.
Anne Marie performed and choreographed with dance companies LANorth, DanceFX, Kompany, and the Calgary 88's dance team. She also toured across Canada with the Las Vegas produced variety show “Magin 'n' More” and has appeared in several musicals, industrials, and music videos. Anne Marie has been professionally involved in the dance industry for over 20 years as a studio owner, teacher, performer, choreographer, and adjudicator. Through teaching she enjoys being able to share her passion for dance with the students in her class and her focus is on fun. She is very pleased to have the opportunity to teach at dancefusion Academy of Dance.

Anne McCready Licentiate CSC- CICB

Anne McCready Licentiate CSC- CICB

Miss McCready received her early training at the Alberta Ballet School and the Edmonton School of Ballet. She performed with Citie Ballet in its inaugural season and became the Company Ballet Mistress in 2001. Through Cecchetti Dance Theatre she completed her teacher training in 2005 and was awarded her Licentiate from the Cecchetti Society of Canada in 2013.

Cally Kuebler CSC-CICB Associate, CSC-CICB Associate Diploma

Cally Kuebler CSC-CICB Associate, CSC-CICB Associate Diploma

Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary

Cally Kuebler is currently an instructor, choreographer, examiner and adjudicator in Edmonton.
Cally began dancing at the age of 6 in Sherwood Park. She continued her training as a student at the Edmonton School of Ballet, subsequently joined the Edmonton Festival Ballet as a soloist at the age of 14. She performed with the Edmonton Festival Ballet for one year prior to attending the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School’s professional division.
For the next 2 years, Cally performed in such ballets as La Bayadere, Les Sylphides, and Don Quixote as well as participating in First Steps productions, both as a performer and choreographer. She later graduated from the Edmonton School of Ballet, receiving Honors and the Edmonton School of Ballet’s senior award. Her ballet training led her to perform with Ballet British Columbia. Throughout her career, she has developed her artistry by training in Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Modern, Tap, Musial theatre, Contemporary, Street Jazz, Improvisation, and Pilates. Cally later became and instructor with Dancefusion Academy of dance for 6 years, Teaching Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Modern and Contemporary. She later become a faculty member at Star Baton and Dance Company and Dance explosions in Calgary for 4. She completed her Associate Diploma in 2007 and is currently working on her Licentiate credentials. Her extensive experience in performing, dance education and choreography have given her a wealth of knowledge to share. Ms. Cally’s students have gone on to incredibly successful careers as performers on cruise ships, company’s, resorts, teachers, and choreographers.
Cally Kuebler is known throughout the dance community for her amazing commitment and dedication not only to the highest quality dance training, but to each and every one of her students.