Marilynn Garcea has been teaching and performing for over 14 years. She is a highly sought-after instructor and choreographer, within Canada and the U.S., having won many national and international awards for her choreography. She holds a A.D.A.P.T teaching certification and is also the co-founder of Northern Movement Inc. Which is an intense Acro Convention, bringing together the industry’s top acrobatic instructors, for a weekend of specialized training, designed for students of all skill levels.
Professionally, Marilynn has appeared in: “My Thoughts” at the 2013 ACE Awards, “In Flux” at the 2012 ACE Awards, Bridge to Artist’s 2012 production of “Senses”, Toronto Choreographers Ball, Toronto Bazaar, Conteur Dance Company’s 2011 production of “State of Mind”, Bridge to Artist’s 2011 production of “Prima Volta”, and Helix Dance Project’s 2009 production of “Verb.atim”.
Commercially, Marilynn’s credits include: Slice TV’s Party Mamas, Breakfast Television, “The Spell” music video for recording artist Amanda Morra, Hats on for Awareness Gala, Three to Be Gala with Conteur Dance Company, Toronto’s Gay for Comedy Gala, Rogers Wireless, the “Flare for Fashion” fashion show, and the “Bloch” fashion show.
Marilynn loves being able to share her passion for dance and knowledge of the craft with her students. For her, the most rewarding aspect of teaching is seeing the growth in her students from year to year. Marilynn is excited to work with the students of Art and Soul Dance Company this season and wishes all her students a year of personal growth and continued success!