CHARLOTTE BRITZ

Assistant Director

Charlotte Britz, is the  Assistant Director, and in charge of the On Pointe Dance Company. As part of the LUKI team she has been able to help create  a stepping stone from studio to professional. A place where like minded individuals could inspire and challenge each other under the guidance of some of the dance industries lead professionals.
  

Charlotte is originally from Charlottesville, VA where she started dancing at 3 years old. After moving to England, she was accepted with a full scholarship to Stella Mann College of Performing Arts, London and gained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance Education and Musical Theatre. She holds Classical Ballet Teaching Certificates with the Royal Academy of Dancing and the International Dance Teachers Association and is an Associate member of the Tap Faculty with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. Charlotte spent two years living and dancing in New York City with Undertoe Dance Project, a fusion jazz and tap dance company. Charlotte was also a founding member of the GroundWorks Tap Company in Nanaimo and in 2001, appeared in a commercial for the CBBC (Children’s British Broadcasting Channel) and has danced in ‘Sunday Night Live’ at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London’s West End. While at college, Charlotte was in 42nd Street where she was cast as Lorraine Fleming and learned the original Broadway choreography by Gower Champion. Now based in Kelowna, Charlotte is so excited to be teaching and dancing at LUKI Dance Productions!