Meet your Instructor

Stephanie Henshaw

Director, Primary Instructor/Choreographer

Stephanie has been dancing since the age of 3 but didn’t find Irish Dance until 11; quickly becoming her passion. She started her competitive career with the Blakey School of Irish Dance in Kelowna BC and later moved to Steel School of Irish Dance in Surrey BC where she went on to compete for almost 12 years successfully reaching Open Championship level.

Stephanie competed in 5 Regional Championships and 3 National Championships in both Solo and Team competitions placing as high as Top 10 in Western Canada. 

In 2016, Stephanie competed in her final Nationals and retired from the competitive scene. She continued to complete her 12 Grade Exams to achieve The Diploma of the Irish Dancing Commission. In January 2022 Stephanie completed the Reel Robics Instructor Training Programme to instruct adult aerobic Irish Dance workouts. She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Media and Communication.