Gadfly’s Production UNBXBL 2.0 would not be possible without our dedicated, powerful, and talented dancers. You can check all the juicy details on our production running May 3rd to May 5th presented by DanceWorks here.
From Slovenia to Zimbabwe, to Vancouver, to Montreal, this cast is strong but also unique in all the right ways! Scroll to learn a bit more about them!
Sonja Boretski has trained at Quinte Ballet School of Canada and is a graduate of he School of Toronto Dance Theatre. Since then, she has apprenticed with ProArteDanza, and was an RBC emerging artist with Peggy Baker Dance Projects.
Elizabeth Kalashnikova is a freelance ballet dancer. Beginning her training at the Canadian Ballet Theatre, she later became a dancer for the Atelier Ballet Company, a professional dancer for the prestigious Opera Atelier Ballet company, and has been cast as a dancer for multiple TV shows.
Kirsten Sullivan is a dance artist born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. Graduate of the Performance Dance program at the Ryerson School of Performance, Kirsten first performed with Gadfly last season and is thrilled to be back for this production.
Originally from Ljubljana, Slovenia, Miha Matevzic has over 15 years of professional dance experience. He moved to London (UK) in 2010 and has been living in Toronto since 2014. He has worked with dance companies such as Gadfly, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks and Holla Jazz.
Sarah McLennan is a graduate of the performance dance program at Ryerson University. She has trained with Alonzo King Lines Ballet, Northwest Dance Project, the Movement Invention Project, and Pro Arte Danza. She is looking forward to continuing her pursuit of a career in contemporary and modern dance styles.
Alyssa Petrolo attended Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts studying ballet and modern dance. After graduating, Alyssa received a scholarship to attend Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, Virginia where she continued her training in dance education and choreography. She attended Gadfly’s Aybrid Intensive in 2016 and has worked on various projects with the company since.
Amanda Pye is a Toronto-based dance artist and actor. She has had the opportunity to work with many artists including Form Contemporary Dance Theatre, Heidi Strauss, Jasmyn Fyffe, Alias Dance Project, Candice Irwin, and Shotgun Juliet Theatre Company.