Chantal Dos Santos
Lead Artist & Innovator
Chantal is a multidisciplinary artist with a foundation in movement.
Holding an M.A. in Development Economics, Chantal focuses her artistic work on social + socioeconomic themes and outcomes.
Her movement studies have included Contemporary & Modern Dance (Release, Horton, Limon and Dunham Technique), Oriental Dance, Russian Romany Dance, Afro-Caribbean dance and Somatic Movement methodologies (Franklin, Alexander and Feldenkrais techniques), in addition to variety of world folk dances. She has been recognized by the Canada Council as a Cultural Connector, and has been funded by both the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council to undertake choreography projects in Canada and abroad.
As a teacher, her course offerings have included: Holistic Bellydance, Afro-Caribbean Dance, Dance Improvisation, Movement Meditation, Supple & Strong: Hip and Pelvic Floor Training and SocaFit.
Chantal splits her time between Canada, Barbados and Germany.