HISTORY

 

Kaeja History

Kaeja d’Dance was founded in 1990, by husband and wife team, Allen and Karen Kaeja. Almost 3 decades later, Kaeja has established itself as one of the leading contemporary dance companies in Canada. Together, Karen and Allen have developed over 140 original dance creations, touring their works nationally and internationally. They have won numerous nominations and awards for their main stage performances, site-specific works, education programs, dance films and community dance projects. Kaeja also has a long history of presenting the works of Canada’s most exciting choreographers, mentoring emerging dance artists, creatively engaging community performers, and teaching thousands of professional, pre-professional, and non-professional students in Canada and around the world. Read more about Kaeja history here.