Famous Canadian Dancers

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Emma Portner
(Dancer)
Emma Portner
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Birthdate: November 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ottawa

Emma Portner is a popular dancer and choreographer, who has choreographed music videos for celebrities like Justin Bieber. One of the few dancers to have been featured on the covers of both Dance Magazine and Dance Spirit, Portner serves as an inspiration to the LGBT community as she publicly married actress Ellen Page in 2018.

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Tessa Virtue
(Ice dancer)
Tessa Virtue
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Birthdate: May 17, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, Canada
Canadian former ice dancer Tessa Virtue is a two-time Olympic champion and a three-time world champion, with her dance partner Scott Moir. She has also won the Canadian national championship eight times. Virtue and Moir are the only winners of the Career Super Grand Slam in ice-dance history.
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Nora Fatehi
(Actress, Model, and Producer Known for Her Work in the Indian Film Industry)
Nora Fatehi
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Birthdate: February 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Nora Fatehi is a popular figure in the Indian film industry. Although born and raised in Canada. Nora has worked in Malayalam, Telugu, and Hindi language films. She was part of one of the highest-grossing Indian films ever - Baahubali: The Beginning. Apart from appearing in films, she has also made a mark in the TV industry.

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Sarah Jeffery
(Canadian Actress, Singer, and Dancer Known for Her TV Series: ‘Shades of Blue’, ‘Descendants’ and 'Charmed')
Sarah Jeffery
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Birthdate: April 3, 1996
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Best known as Princess Audrey from the Descendants franchise, Sarah Jeffery had plunged into acting at the tender age of 3. An Instagram star, too, she has been quite open about her struggle with obsessive–compulsive disorder. A sworn vegan, Sarah is also a PETA supporter.
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Drew Seeley
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Birthdate: April 30, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
While he lost the role of Troy Bolton in High School Musical to Zac Efron, Drew Seeley was the main singing voice of the film, and his voice was eventually merged with Efron’s in the final cut. He has also bagged roles in films such as Another Cinderella Story.
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Scott Moir
(Ice Dancer, Figure skater)
Scott Moir
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Birthdate: September 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, Ontario, Canada
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Holly Taylor
(Actress)
Holly Taylor
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Birthdate: October 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Middleton, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Brennan Clost
(Actor, Dancer)
Brennan Clost
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Birthdate: October 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Burlington

Brennan Clost is a Canadian dancer and actor best known for playing Daniel in the popular TV series, The Next Step. Clost started dancing competitively at the age of seven, winning several dance competitions. In 2012, he started studying at the Juilliard School before beginning his career as an actor.

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Vanessa Lengies
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Birthdate: July 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Lionel Blair
(Actor and comedian became known for his captain role on the comedic game show Give Us a Clue.)
Lionel Blair
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Birthdate: December 12, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died: November 4, 2021
 11 
Barbara Parkins
(Actress, Singer)
Barbara Parkins
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Birthdate: May 22, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Canadian-American actor Barbara Parkins was a 60s’ icon and is best remembered as Betty Anderson from the series Peyton Place and Anne Welles from the film Valley of the Dolls. The Emmy-nominated actor is now a wildlife activist and a photographer. She has also appeared in Playboy magazine.

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Lamar Johnson
(Actor, Dancer)
Lamar Johnson
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Birthdate: July 18, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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June Havoc
(Actress)
June Havoc
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Birthdate: November 8, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Died: March 28, 2010
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Brooke Lynn Hytes
(Drag Queen)
Brooke Lynn Hytes
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Birthdate: March 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Laurieann Gibson
(Choreographer)
Laurieann Gibson
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Birthdate: July 14, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Josh Beauchamp
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Birthdate: March 31, 2000
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: St. Albert, Alberta
 17 
Brittany Raymond
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Birthdate: February 24, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ontario, Canada
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Andree Bonifacio
(Dancer, Actress)
Andree Bonifacio
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Birthdate: December 13, 2002
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia

Andree Bonifacio is a Filipina-Canadian video blogger, dancer, singer, and occasional actress. She achieved popularity in 2016 when she became the first-ever grand champion of Dance Kids, a popular Filipino TV dance competition show. She is credited with forming the dancing tandem Lucky Aces along with Lucky Ancheta. Over the years, she has also appeared on popular TV shows.

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Kurt Browning
(Sports commentator, Figure skater, Choreographer)
Kurt Browning
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Birthdate: June 18, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rocky Mountain House, Canada
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Fedor Andreev
(Figure skater, Ice skater)
Fedor Andreev
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Birthdate: March 2, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
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Isabelle Duchesnay
(Ice dancer)
Isabelle Duchesnay
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Birthdate: December 18, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Aylmer, Gatineau, Canada

Isabelle Duchesnay is a former ice dancer who won the 1991 World Championship title and the silver medal at the 1992 Winter Olympics along with her brother and skating partner Paul Duchesnay. Born to a Canadian father and French mother, Isabelle Duchesnay has represented both France and Canada. In 1992, she released her book Notre passion.

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Trevor Tordjman
(Dancer, Singer, Choreographer)
Trevor Tordjman
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Birthdate: November 22, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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Victoria Baldesarra
(Dancer, Actress)
Victoria Baldesarra
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Birthdate: July 28, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Toronto
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Maud Allan
(Canadian Dancer Known for Her 'Dance of the Seven Veils')
Maud Allan
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Birthdate: August 27, 1873
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: October 7, 1956

Maud Allan was a Canadian dancer who became known for her Dance of the Seven Veils. She studied piano at the Hochschule für Musik and became a piano teacher. She later abandoned the piano in favor of dance. She was very creative as a dancer and even designed her own costumes. She became a dance teacher in her later years.  

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Karen Kain
(Ballet Dancer)
Karen Kain
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Birthdate: March 28, 1951
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hamilton, Canada
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Lynn Seymour
(Ballerina)
Lynn Seymour
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Birthdate: March 8, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wainwright, Canada
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Melissa Hayden
(Ballet dancer)
Melissa Hayden
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Birthdate: April 25, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: August 9, 2006
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Ping Chong
(American Theater Director, Choreographer, and Installation Artist)
Ping Chong
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Birthdate: October 2, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Ping Chong is an American theater director, choreographer, and installation artist. A pioneer of interdisciplinary theater, Chong has achieved international fame as the creator of interdisciplinary theater work. Ping Chong is also widely regarded as an influential figure in the Asian American arts movement.

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Logan Fabbro
(Actress, Dancer)
Logan Fabbro
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Birthdate: June 3, 1998
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bolton, Canada
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Jennifer Pappas
(Dancer, Actress)
Jennifer Pappas
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Birthdate: October 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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Taveeta Szymanowicz
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Birthdate: June 17, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Bree Wasylenko
(Actress, Dancer, Choreographer and Model)
Bree Wasylenko
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Birthdate: June 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Okotoks, Canada
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Isaac Lupien
(Dancer, Choreographer, Actor)
Isaac Lupien
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Birthdate: March 30, 1995
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oakville, Ontario, Canada
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Ludmilla Chiriaeff
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Birthdate: January 10, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Riga, Latvia
Died: September 22, 1996
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Jordan Clark
(Dancer, Actress)
Jordan Clark
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Birthdate: December 29, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tottenham, Ontario, Canada
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Betty Oliphant
(Ballet Dancer)
Betty Oliphant
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Birthdate: August 5, 1918
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 12, 2004
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Samantha Grecchi
(Dancer, Actress, Singer, Entrepreneur)
Samantha Grecchi
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Birthdate: August 18, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Schomberg, Ontario
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Devyn Nekoda
(Actress, Dancer)
Devyn Nekoda
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Birthdate: December 12, 2000
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brantford, Ontario
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Taylor Hatala
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Birthdate: June 14, 2003
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edmonton
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Arnold Spohr
(Ballet dancer)
Arnold Spohr
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Birthdate: December 23, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rhein, Canada
Died: April 12, 2010
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Tamina Pollack-Paris
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Birthdate: February 18, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toronto
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Zac Vran
(Dancer)
Zac Vran
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Birthdate: June 9, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia
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Shelby Bain
(Dancer, Actress)
Shelby Bain
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Birthdate: July 28, 2001
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Canada
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Skylar Healey
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Birthdate: August 25, 1999
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Canada