Aly McKenzie
Actor, Dancer, Singer
“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.”
– Maya Angelou

Aly McKenzie was born to entertain. Her passion, creativity, talent and dedication for the performing arts set her apart from a crowd.

Aly started dancing at The Dance Extension in Etobicoke, Ontario training in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Hip Hop, and Acro. At age 11 she was accepted into Canada’s National Ballet School where she continued her training. While at Canada’s National Ballet School, Aly had the privilege of performing in The Nutcracker as the lead role, Marie, for two years with The National Ballet of Canada. Aly also performed an original work by Aszure Barton, Robert Binet, and Peggy Baker. In addition she performed in NBS’ Gala Events and performed in the 2013 Assembleé Internationale. Aly graduated in 2014 as Valedictorian and received the Citizenship Award.

After graduating from NBS, Aly followed her dreams of moving to New York City and attended The Ailey School for the Scholarship Program. At The Ailey School Aly had the chance to continue her training in Modern, Ballet, Improvisation, and Partnering with some legendary teachers. While in New York, Aly was invited to join “Dance As Art” The New York Photography project as one of the company’s models.

Aly McKenzie’s television credits include Family Channel’s Backstage and The Next Step as well as The CW Network’s REIGN.

Most recently Aly completed her first season as a Radio City Rockette for the Christmas Spectacular. She has been interviewed for Town & Country Magazine and WNBC as well as participated in meet and greets at Magnolia Bakery, WPLJ Radio Station, The Garden of Dreams Foundation and performed in the 90th Annual Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade. “Performing with the Radio City Rockettes was an unreal experience. It was an honour to join such an inspiring, talented and hardworking group of women and perform for thousands of people at the iconic Radio City Music Hall!”

Aly plans to continue working towards a productive career in dance, acting, modeling and singing. With her bright, fun and positive personality and unique talents she hopes to inspire others and continue achieving and reaching for her own goals.