Toy Guns Dance Theatre Summer Intensives
To organize an audition, contact Anna at email@example.com or 403-969-3979.
Jake W Hastey founded Toy Guns Dance Theatre in 2013 with a vision for an Edmonton based professional dance certification program that would prepare passionate studio and high school dancers to enter the professional dance world. His diverse training includes The Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, American Ballet Theatre Teacher Training Program (NYC), Univerity of Alberta (Drama and Psychology), and Kings University (Music) in addition to mentoring under some of the greatest artists Canada has ever produced including Evelyn Hart and Arnold Spohr. His passion for turning dreams into viable careers is evident in the success he has had as a dance educator and company director.
This four week intensive will immerse you in a world of dance and theatre with an incredible staff of Canadian dance and theatre artists. An intense training and rehearsal schedule will be supplemented with dancer health and career seminars that will include:
-Personalized Pilates routine and video
The participants will perform at the 2017 Edmonton International Fringe Festival in a new work by the “startlingly creative, prolific, and spirited” (Edmonton Journal) artistic director of Toy Guns Dance Theatre, Jake W Hastey. Jake’s five-star productions have toured across Canada to audience and critical acclaim. He has garnered national media attention as well as multiple awards and nominations for his directing, choreography, and leadership in the arts.