HAILEY MCCLOSKEY - Hailey graduated from the Professional Training Program at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre. She is also currently completing a BA at UBC, majoring in Anthropology. In addition to her work with Compaigni V’ni Dansi, Hailey works with Karen Jamieson Dance, learning more deeply about community-engaged and cross-cultural dance-making and facilitation in both professional works and works in the DTES. She has participated and performed as a dancer in Project CPR, Bloom, and Launch Pad, and the In the House Festival. Hailey recently was a dancer in a wilderness dance film along the coast of the U.S. with Body Research. She conducts independent dance classes to new dancers, and loves the intuitive discoveries that take place when the moving body is heard.