Laura
Belliveau

Co-Owner/Artistic Director
Laura’s passion and love for dance was discovered at a young age, she has received extensive training in various dance forms. Studying dance in the greater Toronto area, Laura became a competitive dancer competing in many competitions across Canada and the United States. There she was trained in B.A.T.D. (British Association of Teachers of Dancing) Syllabus and received high quality marks in all her exams. She has studied several disciplines including; Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Pointe, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Modern, Lyrical and Contemporary. Laura decided to share her knowledge of dance and became a certified A.D.A.P. T. (Associated Dance Arts for Professional Teachers) instructor. Throughout her time as a dance instructor her students have excelled at competitions receiving high marks in their categories, scholarships and special awards such as most entertaining choreography. In addition to choreographing and training competitive and dancers, Laura has recently been able to be on the other side of competitions as she is now a certified competition Adjudicator (PAA). It has also been very important to Laura that everyone has the chance to dance, she was involved in introducing dance into daycares and schools in and around her area with U Got Dance Inc. She also shared her love of dance by teaching at a not for profit organization for four years. Laura is beyond excited to be Co-owner and Artistic Director of Platinum Dance Project with Jane Ongaro and looks forward to many more years in the dance community.




Jane
Ongaro

Co-Owner/Artistic Director
Jane Ongaro began dancing at 3 years old. She continued to train into high school, training in all styles of dance with a focus on acro. Jane also trained in R.A.D ballet and completed many examination up to the Advanced levels. Miss Jane began teaching some classes in 2010 in the Whitby area. In 2012 she started teaching both recreational and competitive programs to students ages 3 to adult. Her competitive routines achieved many overall awards as well as choreography recognition for many dances over the years. In addition to teaching dance to children and adults over the years she also works with TDC Entertainment in Toronto performing in many shows around the GTA, some of these shows include performing at the opening ceremony for the 2016 Inactus World Cup , Toronto Illuminite 2016, the Grand Opening at Pearson International Airport and many more. She has trained in all forms of dance. Her love and passion for the art is equal to the love she has for her students. Jane is looking forward to furthering her training in July by completing the acrobatique training course. Jane is beyond excited to be Co-owner and Artistic Director of Platinum Dance Project with Laura Belliveau and looks forward to the upcoming dance season.