KAJA IRWIN
KAJA IRWIN

 

Performances

2019 Better Get Hit In Your Soul, Kimberly Cooper, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2018   Mimic, Calgary, Kimberly Cooper, Peter Balkwill, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2017   Velocity, Calgary, Catherine Hayward, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2017   VROOM, Calgary, Kaja Irwin, Fluid Festival 

2017   Modern Vaudevillians Calgary, Kimberly Cooper, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2017   Juliet and Romeo, Calgary, Kimberly Cooper, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2016    If I Should Stumble, Toronto, Jenn Goodwin

2016    New Universe, Calgary, Kimberly Cooper, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2015     Gravity Players, Calgary, Kimberly Cooper, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

2015     Solo/Souls Deep, Toronto, Sharon Harvey

2015     Flesh Garden, Amsterdam, Guy Berube

2014     If I Should Stumble, Toronto, Jenn Goodwin

2014     Beautiful and Damned, Toronto, Lena Wiklund Hetta Dance Company

2014     MAIM, Ottawa, Kaja Irwin/Gillian King

2013     L, Winnipeg, Reanna Joseph, Evolve Dance Company

2013     Full Tilt, Winnipeg, Paula Blair, Prairie Dancers

2012     Canvas Pulse Collective, Winnipeg, Kaja Irwin/Claire Hardy

2012     Westbound:Stories, Winnipeg, Reanna Joseph, Evolve Dance Company at a Bus Stop

2012     Traction, Winnipeg, Paula Blair, Prairie Dancers

2011     Alberta Dance Festival, Calgary, Cayley Hanrahan

2011     Alberta Dance Festival, Calgary, Jennifer Mahood

2011     Prairie Dance Circuit, Regina, Alison (Bryan) Stone

2010     Live and in Sync!, Calgary, Joanne Baker

2010     Alberta Dance Explosions, Calgary, Deanne Walsh

2010     Freakshow, Calgary, Alison (Bryan) Stone

2010     AIR, Calgary, Alison (Bryan) Stone

2010     Why Dance Two, Calgary, Michele Moss

2009     Alberta Dance Explosions, Calgary, Deanne Walsh

2009     Alberta Dance Explosions, Calgary, Erinn Liebhard

 

Choreography

2018 League of Monsters, Jennifer Mahood, Alberta Dance Theatre

2018 Withheld, Sasha Ivanochko, Annual Alberta Dance Festival

2017 An Impossible Question Means a Journey, Jennifer Mahood, Alberta Dance Theatre

2017    child of chaotic powers, Catherine Hayward, Velocity 

2017    VROOM, Nicole Mion, Fluid Festival

2017    Resurrected View, Davida Monk, Annual Alberta Dance Festival

2017    The shell is now a cave which opens for you alone, Jamie Freeman Cormack, Footprints

2016     Walk Out On the Water, Dan Huiting, Royal Canoe Music Video

2016     Somersault, Nathan Boey, Royal Canoe Music Video

2014     Untitled, Vox Novous, 60x60 Dance Festival

2014     MAIM, Kaja Irwin/Gillian King, Art Opening

2013     Saboteur, Reanna Joseph, “L”

2013     Mantis, Paula Blair, Traction

2012     Gorilla Killer, Romeo Suban, Urban Legends

2012     Vandals, Reanna Joseph, Westbound: Stories at a Bus Stop

2012     Nightworkers, Reanna Joseph,  Westbound: Stories at a Bus Stop

2012     Let’s Take this on the Road!, Reanna Joseph, Westbound: Stories at a Bus Stop

2011     B&B,  Jamie Freeman, Cormack Footprints

2010     Croaking the Crickets, Jamie Freeman, Cormack Footprints



Teaching

2017- Present    Calgary, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks, Joanne Baker

2015-2018     Danza, Calgary, Hannah Stilwell

2011-2013          Studio 393/Graffiti Gallery, Winnipeg, Bob Veruela Jr

2011-2013          Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Winnipeg, Kelly Bale

2009-2011          Decidedly Jazz Danceworks, Calgary Vicki, Adams Willis

 

Other

Sept 2014-2018     Ryerson University Certificate Program Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector                          Management

2005-2008                   University of Manitoba B.A. Political Science Major Economics Minor

2011-2012                   350 hours Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training – Jonathon Austman

2011                             Tour Manager Live and in Sync! Decidedly Jazz Danceworks