Contemporary Workshop with KIRSTEN WICKLUND (SYTYCDC Season 3)

In Workshops on November 11, 2010 by danceumbrella

Choreographer: KIRSTEN WICKLUND from So You Think You Can Dance Canada Season 3
Class: Contemporary Workshop
Date: THIS FRIDAY, November 12, 2010
Cost: $15
Time: 2 pm- 3:30 pm
Location: OIP Dance Centre

Kirsten’s most recent accomplishment was being on CTV’s SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA – Season 3. She received her training at The Goh Ballet Academy in Vancouver, Canada Last summer she was the youngest professional dancer invited by Alonzo King of LINES Ballet in San Francisco to attend his Professional Summer Workshop. That same summer she was given a full scholarship to attend COMPLEXIONS Contemporary Dance in New York City. Kirsten was the only Canadian to place in the coveted Top 12 Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) World Ballet Finals in New York City. She was awarded the “Mary Day Artistry Award” in honour of the late Mary Day, Founder of The Washington Ballet and went on to dance with The Washington Ballet Co. in Washington, D.C. for the 2008 & 2009 ballet season. She was a guest Soloist at YAGP “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow” Gala at the New York City Centre as well as The International Ballet Gala in Miami, Florida. In 2006, she won the title of National Outstanding Dancer at the New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA) Finals and went on to tour with NYCDA. Kirsten has appeared in Film, Television, Print, and Stage including the movie Center Stage 2 “Turn It Up” and was back-up singer/dancer for Michael Buble at the 2010 Olympic Closing Ceremonies.

O.I.P. Dance Centre <>
tel: 647-477-5225
fax: 416-628-8233


%d bloggers like this: