Get ready to awaken your playful inner-child and discover the wisdom and beauty of cherry trees in a whole new way with Soundwalk presented by the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association. Elan Dancers guide you on an embodied journey to enliven all your senses with the vitality of spring! Be energized, nourished, and inspired with uplifting prompts and music that will catalyze your imagination to soar and your mind to slow.
Cherry Blossom Soundwalk ft. Elan Dance (Dezza Dance) Music (royalty free)
|Track 1: In the Clouds||Artist: Be Still the Earth|
|Track 2: A Certain Distance||Artist: Sean Williams|
|Track 3: Terra||Artist: Ardie Son|
|Track 3: Smile||Artist: Michael Vignola|
|Track 4: Lights||Artist: Yehhezkel Raz|
|Who We Work With|
Desirée Dunbar, Artistic Director of Dezza Dance
|Desirée Dunbar is an award-winning Dance Artist and known for dancing in principal roles of over twenty new works by esteemed Canadian choreographers including Serge Bennathan, Anik Bouvrette, Santee Smith, and David Earle while with Judith Garay’s, Dancers Dancing Repertory Company (Vancouver) from 2000- 2015. She and was featured on the front page of the Dance Current Magazine. Dunbar created Dezza Dance in 2013 and has since then brought over twenty emerging professional dancers through Catalyst Mentorship Program, presented over fifteen emerging choreographers in the annual showcase, Leg Up! in partnership with Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre, and created five full-evening works featuring live string music that reached over 800 audience members.
|Dezza Dance innovates dance projects that empower people to move, collaborate, and connect through an experience of dance artistry. We provide both Youth (emerging professionals) and Older Adult (Community dancers) with educational and performance opportunities so that they may have a voice within their communities. We are currently Dance Artists in Residence at Aberthau/West Point Grey and supported by the Vancouver Park Board’s Arts, Culture and Engagement team. Our core values are inclusivity, connection, collaboration, creativity, compassion, and generosity. Dezza Dance activities include the creation of new work, presenting, educating, mentoring, and outreach.|