Summer Intensive with Janie Richard
Dance Fredericton is pleased to be hosting Janie Richard again this summer!!! This intensive is for the Intermediate/Advanced student
August 21 – August 25 9:30 – 7:00
Ballet, repertoire/choreography, contemporary, Pointe
5 days - $295.00
Reserve your spot now!!! Limited enrollment
Janie Richard was born in Terrebonne, Quebec, Canada, andbegan dancing at 3 years old. She received a professional training at the École Supérieure de Ballet Contemporain in Montreal.
She worked with various international choreographers like Alejandro Alvarez (Nacho Duato), Hélène Blackburn, Christophe Garcia, Mario Radacovsky, Shawn Hounsell, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Claude Caron, Geneviève Dorion-Coupal and Edouard Lock. She participated in several tours in Europe, North and South America.
Currently she’s working whit the company Cas Public in Montreal. She was invited as a principal guest dancer for The Intimate evening and for Sleeping Beauty with Syracuse City Ballet in NY last fall. She’s also part-time principal dancer for Ballet Ouest of Montreal for the show “Couples”, Nutcracker and Pinocchio. From 2010 to 2013 she danced as a soloist whit the Atlantic Ballet-Theatre of Canada in Moncton, New-Brunswick. She danced the Grand Pas of Nutcracker for the Tikiwake Dance Theater in St-John’s Newfoundland in December 2013. She was part of the distribution for the Nutcracker with the Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal in 2009 and 2008, as well as dancing for one season with ProArteDanza Dance Company in Toronto. Furthermore, she danced for one season with the Gran Canaria Ballet in Spain in 2008.
She’s also teaching ballet, contemporary and point shoes work full time at the Studio 360 and also for choreograph pieces around different dance schools in Montreal, Quebec city, New Brunswick and Newfoundland. She was just invited as a contemporary teacher for a workshop for Rock the Rhythm with the Dance teacher association of Newfoundland.
From June 2013 to now she had the opportunity to be a judge for the several dance competition around Quebec, Ontario, New Brunswick and Newfoundland.