Marianna Bell Principal. Choreography, piano, theory.
Studied in the Sportive school of Olympic figure skating and Ballet school in Kharkiv. At the same time finished Music school (piano). Graduated from Kharkov Music collage (theory, piano, vocal) and University with Master degree in arts, later got second master degree in philology and pedagogy. Marianna Bell teaching music theory, piano and choreography from 1997 in public and private schools. Worked on Ukraine National Tv as a writer and presenter of arts programs. From 2000 event planner for schools and city. From 2010 principal of Wonderlandarts school. She is a creator, editor, and producer of numerous shows of Wonderlandarts, a choreograph of dances for competitions and festivals. Last few years she is working as a director of concerts, organizer of the tours for the popular artists in Canada. From 2018 – principal of Amicus Performing Society in The Columbia Theatre.
Alex Argen – artist-painter, teacher of artistic disciplines. His educational background includes a degree in Education and Fine Arts from Art College, which he graduated with distinction (“specialist” in the direction “Art”, specialties: Fine Arts, Specialization: Painting, Qualification: Artist-Painter, Teacher), and Higher Academy of Art and Design (Kharkiv), he was there for 5 years, during which studied different areas and media to ensure a fundamental understanding of the methods and practice of highly realistic oil painting, watercolor, pencil drawing and pen and ink, the history of Ancient and Modern Art, Human Anatomy, Philosophy and Aesthetics, the art of fine writing or “calligraphy”, lithography and engraving, etc., and graduated with qualifying level – the Bachelor, (Direction ” Fine arts”. Specialization: Graphics). As an art educator began teaching of drawing and painting at The State School of Art in 1987. His commissions include works from portraits and landscapes to large-scaled Trompe l`oeil and paintings onto ceilings for private residences, exterior Monumental Decorative Paintings for the private residential sector, and civic buildings. His monumental paintings and interior artworks can be found at residential and commercial architectural spaces in Canada, the US, Middle East and in Europe. His artworks can be found in private collections in Canada, the United States, Germany, Israel, Egypt, Australia, Russia, and Ukraine. At present, he works and lives in New Westminster, BC, Canada.
Maryana Dudchenko ballroom dance teacher.
began dancing at the age of 4 in her hometown of Kharkov, Ukraine. Training with numerous world-renowned dance instructors allowed her amateur competitive career to span over 17 years, during which she represented Ukraine and Canada. Maryana has competed in Canada, USA, Ukraine, Poland, England, Italy, Germany and the Czech Republic. Since 2010, she has been training individuals of all ages and levels. Accomplishments Canadian Under 21 Champion (2012), Youth & Adult BC Champion for 4 years, Youth & Under 21 Snowball Classic Champion for 3 years, Snowball Classic Latin Adult Finalist 2012, Canadian Youth Finalist for 3 years (top 3), Canadian Adult Finalist for 2 years (top 4), Youth Finalist in Italian international competition (top 3), Finalist of major Youth, Under 21 and Adult Latin international competitions, 20 years of dance training and experience
Olga Neginskaya. Acro-gymnastic
Gay Ashley,ballet teacher.
Three year diploma from the University of Cape Town. Cechetti Teachers Diploma . Royal Academy of Dancing Teachers Diploma.
We invite all creative people in “Wonderland”.
Teachers of Arts are welcome to apply to our school. We try to keep a high level of teaching, so if you are ready for the competitive level please contact with this application form.