Joel and Clara Marasigan

Archive View: March, 2012

The Latest Addition to the Gala Ball
March 8th, 2012

So much of what dancers do these days is focused on either honing their technique or increasing their power and energy, with the unfortunate outcome being that artistry and emotion are rarely mentioned or worked on. Sport, sport, sport…stronger, higher, faster. We see this at all levels of dancing, whether it be at the syllabus level or the open amateur level.


Commitment and Clarity of Intention
September 19th, 2009

ll09164Oh, the smell of fall… It never fails that shortly after Embassy, when Joel and I get home, the sun disappears, the air becomes a little crisper and the first drops of rain bring in the new season. Fall is definitely upon us, and after basking in the sun on my very relaxing California vacation, I’m ready to get back to work again. In fact, after having a fantastic visit with Luca & Loraine here in Vancouver less than a month ago, I am fully inspired and raring to go!