Ayva Rossouw-Holland


Victoria, British Columbia

CBJ Local Participant 2010

Graduate of George Brown Dance – A Partnership Between George Brown College and CBJ 2010

CBJ Mentorship Student 2011-2012

CBJ Junior Company Member 2011, 2012

CBJ/RBC Foundation Apprentice 2012-2013

CBJ Company Member Since 2013

Ayva studied at the Pacific Dance Centre in Victoria and attended summer intensive programs at The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the Banff Centre and the Alberta Ballet. In 2011, Ayva graduated from the Dance Performance Studies program at George Brown College and joined CBJ as a Mentorship Student. In 2012 Ayva became a RBC Apprentice.

Ayva was a guest dancer for Symphony Nova Scotia’s Nutcracker in 2016 and 2017.

With CBJ, Ayva has performed various roles in Sleeping Beauty, Cygnets & Mazurka Dancer in Swan Lake, Flower & Snowflake in The Nutcracker: A Canadian Tradition, and the Conductor in Robert Desrosiers’s Bouffonia.