12 Feb

PEOPLE OF DJD – JASON OWIN F. GALEOS

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PEOPLE OF DJD There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality. JASON OWIN F. GALEOS INSTRUCTOR/ APPRENTICE COMPANY DANCER WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST INSPIRATION? I have many biggest inspirations in life are my Family, Friends …

2 Feb

Sweet Memories of Tommy Banks and Diane Miller from Founder in Residence, Vicki Adams Willis

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Sweet Memories of Tommy Banks and Diane Miller from DJD Founder in Residence DJD’s current artistic voice and ever evolving view of jazz is the result of incalculable ongoing influences, not the least of which are those of the long list of talented musicians we have had the honour of working with over the years. Sadly, we …

1 Feb

PEOPLE OF DJD – CONNIE JAKAB

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PEOPLE OF DJD   There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality.   CONNIE JAKAB Instructor   WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR TEACHING INSPIRATION? My teaching inspiration comes from the 20 years of resilience work …

18 Jan

PEOPLE OF DJD – ELIZABETH-EMOND STEVENSON

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PEOPLE OF DJD   There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality. ELIZABETH EMOND-STEVENSON Professional Training Program Dancer   WHEN WAS THE FIRST TIME YOU CAME TO DJD? The first time I came to DJD …

21 Dec

PEOPLE OF DJD – JULIA COSENTINO

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PEOPLE OF DJD   There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality.   JULIA COSENTINO DJD Company Dancer WHATS THE ONE THING THAT PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? My parents are both …

18 Dec

PEOPLE OF DJD – SEAN DEF

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PEOPLE OF DJD   There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality.   SEAN DEF Professional Training Program Dancer   WHEN WAS THE FIRST TIME YOU CAME TO DJD? I began my official training at …

14 Dec

PEOPLE OF DJD – CORINNE VESSEY

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PEOPLE OF DJD There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality. CORINNE VESSEY Instructor   WHAT BRINGS YOU THE GREATEST JOY? What brings me the greatest joy is helping others. I think that’s why I …

8 Dec

PEOPLE OF DJD – SALLA CARSON

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PEOPLE OF DJD There are many people that make up the community at the DJD Dance Centre. From administrative staff, company members, volunteers and beyond, these walls are pulsing with personality. SALLA CARSON Volunteer Coordinator/Dance School Administrator WHAT IS THE BEST ADVICE YOU’VE BEEN GIVEN? 
Not sure if this is the best advice I’ve been …

6 Dec

DECEMBER AT THE DJD DANCE CENTRE

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With the holiday season upon us, the DJD Dance Centre continues to be a true hub for the arts community in Calgary. Check out what’s happening throughout December: December 7-10th Alberta Dance Theatre presents An Impossible Question Means a Journey In this seasons performance, Alberta Dance Theatre is joined by a zen master panda for …

23 Nov

VELOCITY CREATIVE PROCESS AUDIO SERIES WITH TASHA KORNEY

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In this series we listen to the relationship between the mover and the music and creative inspiration from DJD company dancer Natasha Korney for her piece in the upcoming Dancer Choreographed show Velocity. Velocity is on stage at the DJD Dance Centre from November 16-26, 2017.