Amy Gardner - Adjudicator

Amy Gardner

Amy committed herself early in life to extensive training in ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, lyrical, musical theatre and hip hop. By the age of 17, she had completed all levels of the ADAPT syllabus in jazz and tap and passed her R.A.D Advanced II ballet exam with Distinction. She continued intensifying her dance training in Vancouver, Los Angeles, Toronto, Montreal, New York, and has recently began studying to become a STOTT Pilates instructor. Combining her technical training, versatility and unique style, Amy has gone on to dance professionally throughout North America and some of her credits include, Justin Bieber, Coca-Cola, So You Think You Can Dance Canada Top 10, X FACTOR, Disney, Canada’s Got Talent, Pinup Saints, K’Naan, Sarah MacLauchlan, Move: The Company, and MADD Rhythms. On camera, Amy has worked as Hayden Panettiere’s body double in the movie Lies My Mother Told Me, on the TV series Baxster and has performed in numerous commercials. She can be seen in 3D in one of the upcoming major dance films, Cobu 3D choreographed by NappyTabs, as well as dancing beside Julia Roberts in film Mirror Mirror. As Amy continues establishing herself as a professional dancer, she also focuses a great deal of her energy on her passion for creation and choreography. She has choreographed for several corporate shows for companies such as Relativity Media, Lise Watier Cosmetics, as well as the Bing Bang Show and the Rock Circus TV pilot. You can also see her perform some of her own choreography in the Montreal based dance film, Sur le Rhythm. Amy is grateful for all the amazing experiences she has had thus far and all the incredible artists she has worked with along the way. Eager and excited to continue growing as a professional dancer and creator, Amy travels the world undeterred in her quest to define herself and refine her art.

Amy Gardner has adjudicated at the following Thunderstruck Canada Dance Competitions
2014Thunder Bay Dance Competition
2014Winnipeg Dance Competition
2013Top Studio Challenge
2013Barrie Dance Competition
2013Ottawa Dance Competition
2012Vancouver Dance Competition