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Robert Desrosiers

Kaeja Projects: Xtraordinary TO Dances: Moments in Reel Time (2017) Xtraordinary TO Dances: Solo Dance Xchange (2018)

Robert Desrosiers is well known as one of Canada's most innovative and imaginative choreographers. He was born in Montreal and trained at the National Ballet School for 5 years. He was briefly a member of the National Bal let of Canada during the 1971 -1972 season before pursuing a career as an independent dance artist. He formed "Desrosiers Dance Theatre" in 1980. He has worked with numerous other artists and companies including Felix Blaska, Hugo Romeo, Ballet Y's, Dancemakers, Toronto Dance Theatre and Lindsay Kemp. Desrosiers also has collaborated with several Canadian artists, including Leonard Cohen, Toller Cranston and Bruce Cockburn.