Famous Dancers from Canada

List of notable or famous dancers from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top dancers born in Canada and even some popular dancers who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian dancers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These dancers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known dancer from Canada is included when available.

People include everything from Keshia Chanté to Maud Allan.

This historic dancers from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian dancers of note?" and "Who are the most famous dancers from Canada?" These prominent dancers of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian dancers.

Use this list of renowned Canadian dancers to discover some new dancers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 

  • Anh Nguyen
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
  • Blake James McGrath (born November 21, 1983) is a Canadian professional dancer, pop singer and choreographer. He was known for being on the first season of So You Think You Can Dance in 2005, and on the MTV reality dance show, DanceLife. He has also developed a solo singing career with a debut album Time to Move in 2010.
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada
  • Brian Obonna
    Photo: user uploaded image
    • Age: 26
    • Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada
  • Cynthia Barrett
    Photo: flickr / CC0
    • Age: Dec. at 84 (1921-2006)
    • Birthplace: Toronto, Canada