Teigan Furber was born and raised in Tisdale, Saskatchewan where she danced at the Tisdale Dance Centre under the direction of Dana Mutimer. Teigan holds various teaching qualifications including Licentiate status with the Canadian Dance Teachers Association (CDTA), Module 1 Acrobatic Arts certification, as well as high level ballet training through the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD). Successful completion of these examinations allows Teigan to offer technical training with the option for students to examine in Tap, Jazz, & Acro. Teigan has been teaching dance professionally for seven years during which she has entered numerous successful candidates in Tap & Jazz exams and received several choreography awards. Teigans favourite classes to teach are Acro, Tap, & Hip Hop.
Outside of the dance studio, Teigan holds a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce (Accounting) from the University of Saskatchewan. You can find Teigan working as an accountant at a technology company in Saskatoon and studying for the CPA program when she’s not teaching dance.
Teigan is excited to return to the teaching team at Biggar School of Dance for her fifth season teaching a variety of classes including Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, & Acro!
Caprice Sherwood is twenty three years old and started her career of dance at age two dancing in her hometown, Unity Saskatchewan. Here, she completed majority of her training in dance. Throughout the years, she has trained in various genres including Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary, Hip Hop, and Pointe. Caprice attended competitions from age five, achieving many awards and acknowledgments. Miss Caprice has successfully completed her Advanced Tap Exam with honours through the Canadian Dance Teachers Association (CDTA) and her Intermediate Ballet Exam through The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD).
She started her teaching experience as a student through Revolution Dance and knew this was something she never wanted to stop doing. Since the 2017/2018 dance season, Miss Caprice has been a part of the teaching staff at Biggar School of Dance; leading students to success with multiple awards for choreography and student/group achievements.
She now holds her Pre-Associates in both tap and ballet with the CDTA. Caprice is currently working with CDTA’s Ballet Syllabus in both junior and senior levels. She aspires to become a Licentiate and enter ballet students into these examinations.
Caprice Sherwood is also a Registered Nurse with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She is now employed through the Saskatchewan Health Authority working in Forensics as a Mental Health nurse. She has also completed her Yoga Teacher Certificate. Then furthered her education obtaining extended training in restorative yoga, chair yoga, and meditation certifications. As well as becoming an Ayurveda Specialist.
Caprice can not wait to be back after her maternity leave; bringing her love of dance to life with many familiar students again! She will be teaching ballet, lyrical, contemporary, and stretch + strength.
Miss Makenna started her dance training at the age of 3 with the Tisdale Dance Centre under
the instruction of Dana Mutimer. Here she trained in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Lyrical,
Acro & Hip Hop. She completed her CDTA advanced jazz and tap exams and her RAD Grade 7 and Advanced 2 Ballet exams. Throughout the years of training in Tisdale, she assisted and taught as well. She has a great love of ballet and pointe. This will be Makenna’s 3rd year
teaching with Biggar School of Dance She is very excited to be back for the 2023/2024 Season
teaching Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical, and Acro!
Miss Makenna is a 4th year nursing student at Saskatchewan Polytechnic in Saskatoon. She is
very excited to be starting her last year of nursing school and plans to pursue a career in NICU
or PICU nursing in Saskatoon.
Outside of the dance studio Makenna can be found teaching swimming lessons to infants and
young children with K & K swim school in Saskatoon, volunteering in the NICU, and studying!