Faculty of Music

Dale Yoshida

Office: AH 17
Phone: (519) 661-2111 x88396
Email: dyoshida@uwo.ca

As a professional dancer with Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Dale regularly toured Canada and the United States, and participated in international tours that included performances in Germany, England, Ireland, Greece, Cyprus, Egypt and Mexico. Since retiring from performing, Dale has been teaching and choreographing in London and the surrounding area. She is an Advanced Member and has maintained Registered Teacher status with the Royal Academy of Dance since 1986.

In the School of Kinesiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University, Dale taught Ballet Fundamentals from 2005 through to 2011. She continues her position of lecturer in the Don Wright Faculty of Music, Music Education department at Western, teaching both Ballet Fundamentals and Dance Basics. Since 1987, Dale has taught all levels of ballet in Western’s non-credit program, first through Part-time and Continuing Education and most recently through Western Mustang’s Campus Recreation.

Dale is also on staff at the North London Dance Centre in London, is a board member of the FLUX London Dance Festival and continues with her involvement in London South Collegiate Institute’s bi-annual performance productions, both serving on the audition panel as well as choreographing for the shows.