Owner and Director:  Tammy Tropeau, A.I.S.T.D.


Tammy Dance Instructor SaskatoonTammy Tropeau* began her professional dance training at the age of nine at The National Ballet School in Toronto. After six years of study in both the Vagonova and Cecchetti methods with such teachers as Ms. Oliphant, Mr. Luc Amyot, and Karen Kain, Tammy graduated in 1992. After a short professional training program in Philadelphia Tammy realized that her feet were failing and under went reconstructive surgery on both feet. She then returned to The National Ballet School for an additional two years for their Professional Teacher Training Pro-gram. Tammy graduated in 1994 and holds her Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced Cecchetti certificates as well as her Associate Imperial Society Teachers of Dancing certificate allowing her to place students into examinations. At the age of 19 Tammy returned to Saskatoon to open her own studio. Since then she has been invited to Spain to study flamenco dance, traveled to New York and Las Vegas to study new dance techniques, and returned to Toronto for Cecchetti seminars. This summer she traveled to Las Vegas with the Studio One teaching staff for the Tremaine Dance Convention.

Shauna Dance Instructor SaskatoonShauna Engdahl* is returning as part of the teaching staff at Studio One for the eleventh year. Shauna has a great ability to teach her love of dance to children of all ages. Shauna trained at Studio One under the direction of Tammy Tropeau and Justine Romanoff. She has competed in countless competitions and received numerous awards as a competitive dancer. Shauna has also traveled extensively to attend various conventions, giving her the opportunity to learn new styles from world-renowned choreographers.
Nicole Dance Class InstructorNicole Romanoff* has loved dance since the very beginning. Her formal dance training began at age three at Sitter School of Dance in Saskatoon. She is trained in ballet, tap and jazz, and has competed in several competitions around the province and performed many times in Dare to Dance. In addition, she has received C.D.T.A. exam certificates in tap and jazz, and continues to educate herself in the newest styles by regularly attending dance conventions across North America. Nicole has also broadened her knowledge to yoga and has completed her first teaching seminar with Shiva Rea in Venice, California.
Jacqueline Dance Instructor SaskatoonJacqueline Conway* began dancing at the age of three with Sitter School of Dance—where she completed her elementary R.A.D. and advanced C.D.T.A. tap and jazz exams. While also being a competitive dancer with Sitter’s, Jacqueline developed a great passion not only for dance but for performing. And now as a teacher she loves engaging students to develop their stage presence, while being strong technical dancers. Entering her 9th year of teaching, Jacqueline has received many awards from competitions for choreography and teaching and she is always on the hunt for fresh ideas by regularly attending dance conventions. She is delighted to be back at Studio One!

 * Photography by Bob Michayluik