25th Feb 2015

Project Dancer – Yui Ugai

Ugai Yui was born in Hiroshima, Japan. She majored in drama at high school and then in dance and music at Kobe University. She performed in Toru Shimazaki’s contemporary dance...

20th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Brendan Wyatt

Canadian dance artist and performer Brendan Wyatt was born in rural Saskatchewan. He started dancing at the age of four and later spent nine years training at Canada’s Royal Winnipeg...

20th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Megumi Kokuba

Megumi Kokuba was born in Okinawa, the southernmost island of Japan. She studied ballet from the age of two with her inspiring teacher Kikuko Nanjo. After graduating from Junior College...

19th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Brandy Leary

Brandy creates contemporary performances through dance based entry points. Her work has been produced in Canada, Europe, India and the USA in theatres, urban environments, festivals, museums and isolated landscapes....

18th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Malgorzata Nowacka

Malgorzata Nowacka started performing at the age of 17 in Warsaw Poland. Her formative training background includes ballet at the School of Classical and Contemporary Dance directed by Bengt Jorgen...

18th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Irvin Chow

Irvin Chow graduated with a BFA in Dance program at York University. Throughout the years he has danced in projects by: Angela Blumberg, Debra Brown, Susan Cash, Jasmyn Fyffe, Robert...

17th Feb 2014

Project Dancer – Sze-Yang Ade-Lam

Sze-Yang is a queer east asian dance artist and educator who does not identify with society’s confining definitions of what it means to be a man or woman. At 13...

02nd Oct 2012

Project Dancer – Claire Wang

Claire Wang started dancing since she was 12 years old. A native of China’s Henan province, she pursued a full time study at Shanghai Dance School between 2001 – 2011...

30th Aug 2012

Project Dancer – Tia Lu

Tia began dancing at the age of 3 and has been in love with it ever since. She is professionally trained in various genres including Ballet, Chinese Classical and Ethnic...

08th Aug 2012

Project Dancer – Melissa Yang

Toronto native, Melissa Yang, graduated from York University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts Specialized Honours in Dance. As Captain of the York Dance Team, she led the team to...