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Sonica Gujral

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR Sonica Gujral has been dancing since she was 3 years old, training in ballet, musi


Alyssa Elson

Alyssa Elson, from Vancouver, Canada, has been performing circus arts professionally since 2003 and

Celina M Villarroel Whiting

Celina Whiting

Celina began her dance journey at the age of eight, starting with Modern dance and then eventually e


Christopher Russell

Christopher Russell  Drums, Guitar, Piano, Ukulele, Mandolin and Banjo Chris has been performing an


Cierra Rohde

Cierra Rohde has worked with a variety of choreographers in her hometown of Vancouver, British Colum


Damon Jang

Damon is thrilled to join the Dancin’ Stars team. A graduate of the Bachelor of Performing A


Karima Essa

Karima Essa has been in the bollywood scene for many years, from admiring the passion to creating it

Kennedy Knopf

Kennedy Knopf

By the age of three Kennedy was put into dance classes primarily to allow the free spirited girl let


Kyle Vicente

Kyle Vicente Vicente is an up and coming multifaceted performer & choreographer. His humble begi

Lauren Chen

Lauren Chen

Lauren Chen was inducted to the world of dancing at the age of 3 at her local Youth Club in Guangzh

Matthew Cortez

Matthew Cortez

Matthew Cortez started dancing and singing at the age of six at Mobile Music School. After two years

Samantha Green

Samantha Green

Samantha Green was born in Vancouver BC, from the age of three you could not keep her from dancing a


Shawna Parry

Having worked and trained with many of Vancouver’s revered performing artists for the last sixteen


Tamara Dawson

Headshot by: Ian Redd of Vancouver Headshots Photography Tamara Dawson found her love for dancing at

Yoshi Hisanaga - Dance Instructor - Dancin'Stars Vancouver Dance School

Yoshi Hisanaga

Yoshi Hisanaga is a versatile and innovative dancer who brings a fresh and energetic flavor to dance