Elizabeth, who is a graduate of the Edmonton Ukrainian Bilingual program, danced with the Yatran Dance Academy growing up. She is now entering her 5th year with the Vohon Dance Ensemble. Elizabeth has previous dance instructor experience with Yatran as well as the Myrnam and Camrose clubs. In 2017, Elizabeth completed an Honours Bachelor Degree in English, and will be returning to school for her Education Degree. Elizabeth also coaches two competitive Pom Teams. With her strong passion for the Ukrainian Culture, Elizabeth looks forward to sharing her passion of dance with the rest of the Samotsvit Team.
Steven began dancing at the age of 4 at Holyrod Elementary School and furthered his training at the St. Andrew’s Ukrainian Dance School. Steven continued dancing as a member of the Volya School of Dance, where he was asked to apprentice for the Volya Dance Ensemble. Steven has previous dance instructor experience with the St. Andrew’s club as well as the clubs in Smoky Lake, Two Hills and Myrnam and has instructed students of all ages and skill levels. Steven also has a strong passion to share his knowledge of Ukrainian Culture and Dance.