Suzanne Zelmer’s background consists of teaching, choreographing, and performing. She has studied and taught tap, jazz, ballet, hiphop, lyrical, modern, musical theatre, and highland. Beginning her formal training at age three, Suzanne has studied throughout Canada, England, and the USA with many respected dancers.
Suzanne was accepted on scholarship to study with B.T.D.A. in Leicester, England, where she received teaching certificates in ballet, jazz, tap and modern dance.
Suzanne has also choreograph dance scenes for Television, Commercials, and Film. Suzanne was also the choreographer for “The Rev” pilot filmed in Vancouver. Most recently, Suzanne had the pleasure of being Donny Osmond’s personal choreographer on the set of “Dance Star Mickey” airing Fall 2010. In 2011, Suzanne had the opportunity to choreograph American Idol’s, Constantine, on Fisher Price’s “Rock Star Mickey” commercial. Suzanne is also an experienced judge and adjudicator in North America.
We are so thankful to have Suzanne as head of the Tap division of Can Dance Studio.