Miss Kayla Gallant-Sova
Lyrical Competitive Intensive
July 25th 6:00-8:30pm @ Heart To Sole
Kyla is a dancer, teacher, adjudicator and choreographer based in Calgary, Alberta. Under the tutelage of teachers including Shirley Agate-Proust, Candice Moseley and Teri Willoughby, Kyla received top awards as a competitor in diverse styles. Currently, Kyla is performing professionally with Trip the Light Dance & Performance Company. As a teacher, Kyla holds her Fellowship in ballet, Associate in modern, Level One in Acrobatic Arts and is a member of Healthy Dancer Canada. Currently, Kyla is working on the Enrico Cecchetti Diploma syllabus under the guidance of world renowned Nancy Kilgour. Kyla’s choreography has received numerous accolades and she is proud to have had students continue on to pursue professional careers in dancing, singing, modelling and acting. Outside of the studio, Kyla is a Registered Dietitian and proud owner of a private practice. Kyla cannot wait to work with the students at Heart to Sole this summer!
Miss Natalka Lewis
Contemporary Competitive Intensive
August 15th 6:00-8:30pm @ Heart To Sole
Natalka is a dance artist, educator, and choreographer based out of Calgary, AB. Natalka has an extensive background in ballet and contemporary dance; she has studied in depth the Cecchetti method and trained in RAD, ISTD & Vaganova ballet, as well as modern dance techniques, jazz, lyrical, and more. As a young dancer, Natalka completed ballet & modern exams in Cecchetti, RAD, and ISTD. She received her BA in Contemporary Dance & Ballet at the University of Calgary while simultaneously training in the School of Alberta Ballet’s professional division. She holds her Associate Diploma teaching qualifications granted by Cecchetti Canada and is currently working towards her Licentiate qualifications and is studying the Maestro Cecchetti Diploma work. Natalka’s students excel in their Cecchetti ballet examinations and many of them are working towards or are enjoying professional dance careers. Natalka has over 15 years of experience teaching dance. She has extensive training and continues to receive much professional development as an artist and educator. Natalka also serves as a volunteer on the Alberta committee for Cecchetti Canada. Natalka has over ten years of professional experience as a dancer. She has performed as both a freelance artist and has also been a company member with several dance companies such as Corps Bara, Soulocentric, , Dancer’s Studio West, 49th Parallel Dance Co. & Momentum Dance Collective. Natalka is the Artistic Director and founder of Trip the Light Dance & Performance Company which she formed in 2013. Her professional company has grown from 8 dancers on the roster to over 25 dancers and has expanded to form a Youth Training Company as well. Natalka is well known in the Calgary dance community for her work choreographing and performing for large events, corporate activations and industrials, creative projects and productions. She has performed in and choreographed in dance films/music videos for Hello Moth, Matt Blais, Lindsay Ell, & Six Two Six Productions. Natalka is passionate about human development, mental health, community building empowerment, health & wellness, and teaching.
Miss Jill Robinson
Jazz Competitive Intensive
August 22nd 6:00-8:30pm @ Heart To Sole
Jill has been dancing for 17 years, never wanting to do anything else! These years have included extensive training in jazz, tap, hip hop, acro, ballet, musical theatre, lyrical and contemporary. She has performed internationally in such places as Mexico, Nova Scotia and London, England. She has also performed in Canada at both Artists Emerge Edmonton and Vancouver, East Side Dance Festival, and multiple 10 at 10 performances! Jill has spent the last year training at illFX as a part of the Alpha and Omega crews while being a part of the Apprentice Company, also competing in Dancers Paradise! Jill believes that dance not only develops technique and incredible artists, but that dance helps develop kids into wonderful, hardworking people as well.
Classes are $45each!
2 or more classes $40each!
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