Instructors Bio

Lisa Hall - Artistic Director

Lisa Hall - Artistic Director

Lisa received her Ukrainian dance training at Veselka and later with the Volya Ukrainian Dance Ensemble, Edmonton Alberta, under the direction of Rick Wacko. She continued her ballet training at Pacific Dance Centre working her way through the Royal Academy of Dance exams. She graduated from Victoria Arts Collaborative Professional Division as a scholarship student and later joined the company. In 1990 Lisa became Dance Director of Veselka's School and Co-Director of Veselka Ukrainian Dance Ensemble. She was appointed Artistic Director in 1994. Lisa has been teaching province-wide for the last 25 years and is currently a teacher at Saltspring Arts Academy, GISPA (Gulf Island School of Performing Arts) and Lester B. Pearson United World College of the Pacific.