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ELAINE WERYSHKO

Curator

2017                    Nite Club Series, SLEAZE Night | Sage Theatre: The Ignite Festival, Calgary AB

Solo Exhibitions / Performances

2017                    (Upcoming) Dirt Buffet #26 | MileZero Dance – Edmonton, AB

2017                    Neighbour 4 Neighbour Fundraiser | Host/MC, Calgary AB

2017                    Frog Festival | Site Performer

2016                    Dirt Buffet #14 | This is What I Want,  MileZero Dance – Edmonton, AB

2016                    Ignite Festival, Sage Theatre | THE COWS, Calgary, AB

2016                    Ballyhoo Entertainment | Children’s Magic Performer, Children’s Festivals (AB, SK, BC)

2016                    IKG:Performance LIVE #1 ­ACAD | You Can Call Me Baby – Calgary, AB

2015                    Frog Festival, Site Performance | Rocky Mountain House, AB

2015                    Art Gallery of Alberta : Heavy Metal Refinery |Edmonton, AB

2015                    New Edward Gallery | Blind Ecstasy  – Calgary, AB

2015                    Velvet Cinema Cabaret |Step Brothers – Calgary, AB

2015                    Dirt Buffet #7, MileZero | Blind Ecstasy – Edmonton, AB

2015                    Velvet Cinema/FairyTales Film Fest Cabaret | Hedwig and the Angry Inch – Calgary, AB

2014                    Working Mans Club | Full Moon, London UK

2013                    Telus Science Centre | PIE 3.14, Calgary, AB

2013                    Theatre Network:NextFest, TheHAND, Edmonton, AB

2012                    What’s Cookin (works in progress) | Good Women Dance – Edmonton AB

2012                    BeakerHead Fair | Roving Robot – Calgary, AB

Collaborative Performance

2017                    The Market Collective (April) | Suitcase Puppet Arcade – Calgary, AB

2017                    Calgary Animated Objects Festival | Suitcase Puppet Arcade – Calgary, AB

2017                    Swallow a Bicycle | Loft 112 THE MULLET | Limbo – Calgary AB

2017                    High Performance Rodeo | 10 Minute PlayFest | Swallow A Bicycle – Calgary, AB

2016                    Esker Gallery, Jasmina Cibic: Tear Down and Rebuild, Calgary AB

2015                    University of Calgary, Val Campbel Sabatical Research Project in Brecht to Clown, Calgary AB

2014                    Central St. Martins College of Art : Ashley Bailey, The Clitterati Coronation, Ensemble – London UK

2013                    Punctuate! Theatre, Double Bill: Lost n’ Lost Department – Edmonton, AB

2013                    The Pie Factory, Self Produce: Lost n’ Lost Department – Calgary, AB

2012                    Pie Factory Cabaret, The Sleep Over – Calgary, AB

2012                    Calgary International Children’s Festival (commission), The Lost n’ Lost Department – Calgary, AB

2011                    Calgary International Children’s Festival, Work in Progress Showing – Calgary, AB

2009-11             Calgary International Children’s Festival, Roving Performer – Calgary, AB

2009-10             Calgary Folk Festival (commission), Children’s Performer, The Flyin’ Frying Fantastic Cook Off – Calgary, AB

2010                    Edmonton Folk Festival, Children’s Performer, The Flyin’ Frying Fantastic Cook Off – Edmonton, AB

2010                    Calgary World Skills Competitions, Performer, The Flyin’ Frying Fantastic Cook Off – Calgary, AB

2010                    Swallow a Bicycle, IROBOT, Billingsgate Fish Warehouse C-Space Project – Calgary, AB

2009                    Theatre Encounter, The Glass Menagerie, D 

Traditional Theatrical Performance

2017 – Ballyhoo Entertainment :: The Bubble Show :: Carissa Hendrix :: Dee-Dee :: Throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan

2016 – Ballyhoo Entertainment – The Danger Show – Carissa Hendrix :: Mistake – Saskatoon, Regina, Calgary

2014 – Punch Drunk Theatre – A Drowned ManFelix Barrett – Ensemble – London, UK

2011 – Swallow a Bicycle :: IROBOT :: Charles Netto & Mark Hopkins :: Ensemble :: Calgary, AB

2010 – Swallow a Bicycle :: IROBOT :: Charles Netto :: Ensemble :: Calgary, AB

Director/Creator

2017                    (Upcoming) Devour Content Here |Co-Pro with Kristine Nutting – Edmonton, AB

2016                    IGNITE Festival, Sage Theatre | The Cows – Calgary, AB

2015                    Devour Content Here |Co-Pro with Kristine Nutting – Edmonton, AB

2015                    Ground Zero Theatre |Reasons to the Happy : Assistant Director – Calgary, AB

Professional Affiliations

Current                   Calgary International Film Festival | Guest Coordinator – Calgary, AB

2011 – 13              Springboard Performance | Business Manager & Fluid Festival Organizer – Calgary, AB

2010 – 13              Ghost River Theatre | Marketing – Calgary, AB

2009 – 11              Old Trout Puppet Workshop | Ass. to General Manager & Shop Intern – Calgary, AB

2007 – 08              Theatre Junction | Intern in Marketing/FOH/Fundraising/Producing – Calgary, AB

Design/Prop Build

2017                    Frog Fest | Art Team, Calgary AB

2016                    Car2Go | Cowboy Car Attire, Calgary AB

2014 – 16          Market Collective | Stage and Photobooth Design Assistant, Calgary AB

2012 – 11          Springboard Performance Festival | Design, Calgary AB

2011 – 13          The Green Fools | Workshop Assistant, Calgary AB

2009 – 11          Old Trout Puppet Workshop | Set and Puppet Workshop Assistant, Calgary AB

Facilitator / Teacher

2017                    (Upcoming) Canadian Association of Mask and Puppetry | Poetic Body in Neutral Mask |

Pete Balkwill | Calgary AB

2016                    University of Alberta | Clown and the Grotesque | Guest Lecture – Edmonton, AB

2015                    The Area | Grand Guignol – Calgary, AB

2014-15             Blank Page Gallery | Devising in Clown (weekly) – Calgary, AB

2014                    Decidedly Jazz Danceworks (6 week summer course) The Poetic Body – Calgary AB

2013                    University of Alberta | Viewpoints |Guest Lecture – Camrose, AB

2012                    Central Memorial High School | 2 Day Clown Workshop – Calgary, AB

2011                    Swallow a Bicycle, FOXLIONGOAT | Creation workshop facilitator – Calgary AB

2011                    Stardale Women’s Group | Creation Director – Calgary, AB

 

Education / Training

2013 – 15          London International School of Performing Arts | Thomas Prattki | Lecoq Pedigogy, London UK

2012                    Dell’Arte International |Michael Fields | Summer Intensive – California

2012                    Dell’Arte International | Debbie McMahon | Grand Guignol/Mask – California

2011                    SITI Company | 4 Weeks Summer Viewpoints Intensive | Ann Bogart – NYC

2011                    Manitoulin Conservatory of Creation | John Turner | Clown Advanced  I & II, Ontario

2009                    Manitoulin Convervatory of Creation | John Turner | Baby Clown, Ontario

2003 – 07          University of Calgary | Theatre | Bachelor of Find Arts, Calgary, AB

Workshops

2016                    Isadora Programing for Performance | Troika Ranch | The Banff Centre, AB

2015                    Decidedly Jazz Danceworks | Various Teachers | Hip Hop & FootWork, Calgary AB

2014                    Song of the Goat | Training in Theatre Approach | Grzegorz Bral – London UK

2013                    Pulse Studios | Tony Tran | Vouge & Femme Style Dance – Calgary AB

2012                    Good Women Dance | Laban Movement, Edmonton AB

2011                    Play on Theatre | Adam Lazarus | Bouffon – Toronto, ON

2010                    Banff Centre | Michael Greyeyes | 2 Day Viewpoints Workshop – Banff, AB

2009                    One Yellow Rabbit Workshop | Karen Hines | Neo Bouffoon

2003-07             University of Calgary | Laban Movement, Authentic Movement, Calgary AB