Jacqueline Burtney

Jacqueline Burtney is a professional actor, dancer, choreographer and teacher who grew up in a dance family, originally training at her mother’s competitive studio in western Canada. Today she currently resides in Toronto, ON and has been working in the industry since graduating from Sheridan Institute’s prestigious Music Theatre Performance Program. Most recently she performed in the 1st National Tour and the Mirvish Production of Matilda. Previously she has worked onstage in Jesus Christ Superstar ON BROADWAY, traveled with the First National Tour of Anything Goes and performed in two seasons at The Stratford Shakespeare Festival, most recently as Louise in Carousel. She has also performed on The Tony Awards and on The View in New York City. Her film/television credits include but are not limited to The Strain, Hellcats and Nikita. Jacqueline has been teaching and choreographing for over ten years across Canada and the United States; she specializes in ballet, jazz and contemporary choreography. Jacqueline has also studied at the National Ballet School of Canada, apprenticed with The Banff Performing Arts Professional Dance Company and competed and studied internationally in Sao Paulo, Brazil and Joinville in Brazil. We welcome Jacqueline to Allegro are very excited to work with her this season!