Mara Noftall has been teaching dance since 1979. She is an Associate Diploma Member of the Cecchetti Society of Canada and Cecchetti International Classsical Ballet
Throughout her career, Mara has trained dancers of all ages and levels. She has been a guest teacher for many dance-related camps and workshops. For the past 2 summers Mara has worked a Teacher /Choreographer for Newfoundland to Broadway, a musical theatre camp, with her friend Ronalda Hutton-MacDonald.
Mara is a founding member of The Dance Teachers Association of Newfoundland and from 2005 to 2008 she served as the Dance Representative on the board of the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council.
Mara has choreographed over 25 full length musicals for the stage. She has a keen interest in musical theatre and has explored all areas of its production: Choreography, Direction, Stage Management, and Lighting Design.
Mara embraces this involvement as an opportunity to bring her experience as a teacher/choreographer to the community.
After all these years, Mara is still thrilled to watch her tiniest ballerinas mature into accomplished dancers. She cannot imagine a career with more rewards. She cannot imagine a career with more rewards. She hopes the best is yet to come.