Patrizia Ferlisi, MFA

Professor, Jazz

Patrizia holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from York University, a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Ryerson University, and was taught by many of the leading dance educators in Canada. As a dancer, Patrizia has worked with renowned companies & choreographers including: Cirque Du Soleil, Mia Michaels, Travis Wall, Cadence Ballet, Roberto Campanella, Debra Brown, and more. Throughout her career she has had the privilege of touring Brazil, U.S.A, Europe, & the United Kingdom, both as a performer and teacher. Currently, Patrizia is part of faculty at Conteur Dance Academy (2013), George Brown College (2015), and Centennial College (2016). Patrizia is a co-owner of Lady Luck Productions Arts and Entertainment Group and sole owner of Zdance Movement.

Academic Credentials

Master of Fine Arts, Choreography, York University, 2014Bachelor of Fine Arts, Performance Dance, Ryerson University, 2007

Areas Of Specialization

Modern Dance, Introduction to Dance Careers, Production, Jazz Dance

Career Highlights

Dancer, Cirque Du Soleil, DELIRIUM tour

Other Activities

Owner & Director, Zdance Movement Youth and Professional CompaniesOwner & Director, Lady Luck Productions Arts & Entertainment Group

Awards

Choreography Award, Just Dance & En Pointe Dance Competition, 2014-2015