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Éclat Dance Youth Company holds its first Open Audition
Vancouver Island's Newest Youth Dance Company to hold its first open audition in September.
Éclat Dance was established by two successful ballet dancers who wanted to give the chance to other young dancers to develop their careers and reach their true potential. Jessa Pereira, Artistic Director of the Youth Company, is from the Comox Valley herself and after completing her dance studies at the prestigious Goh Ballet, is back to Vancouver Island to initiate this project which is a dream of hers.
Éclat Dance Youth Company provides different thrilling new pieces specially created by resident and guest choreographers recognized both locally and internationally. In addition, Éclat Dance provides a wide variaty of unique performance opportunities to its young dancers including an annual international tour where the dancers have the chance to take classes and workshops with professionals companies from around the world, visit the back stage of the most beautiful theatres, watch professional performances by the greatest companies, meet the dancers, visit the most iconic places around and more.
The Company specializes and focus primarily on Classical ballet, neo-classical and contemporary, and the training is designed to push its members beyond the limits of their mind and body. This premier dance company is not just interested in grooming their dancers for professional dance, but their primary goal is to make sure that dance becomes a lifestyle, not simply a paid job, making sure through a wide variety of outreach programs, that dancers are well-rounded and prepared in order to actively contribute to society.
The company meets every Sunday for 6 hours.
For young dancers out there who would like to be part of this one-of-a-kind opportunity and are willing to commit to weekly Sunday classes and rehearsals, visit www.eclatdance.com to register.
Éclat Dance Youth Company