Research Series Workshop: Krystina Dejean
When: Friday, March 5, 2021
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm (CST), Online over Zoom
Cost: This is a Pay-What-You-Can event
This workshop will explore the techniques and style of Waacking/Whacking.
About the Workshop:
Waacking/Whacking is a style of dance that encourages dancers to express themselves through freestyle. This workshop will explore techniques and concepts from this style of dance to help you find your own way of storytelling and self expression.
About Krystina Dejean:
Krystina Dejean is a Montreal based dancer specialized in street dance styles, particularly waacking. She considers herself a storyteller, as she loves to escape and bring her audience with her in another world when she dances. It’s usually through freestyle that she best expresses herself, highlighting her vulnerability and spontaneity. She is currently active in the dance scene as a performer, as an up-and-coming choreographer and by curating events that are socially engaged and bring people together in the street dance community of Montreal.
Young Lungs Dance Exchange’s Research Series is generously supported by Winnipeg Arts Council, Manitoba Arts Council, and Canada Council for the Arts.