Jacq Smith is a Vancouver-based artist whose dynamic performance ability, and versatile background, inform her work in dance, theatre, and choreography. Movement has been integral part of Jacq’s life since the age of 4. She is a graduate of the Edmonton School of Ballet’s professional program, and has studied across Canada, embracing numerous styles of performance throughout her life. She is consistently training in the arts, completing three summers with Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, participating in dance and choreography residencies.
As a performing artist, dance educator and choreographer, Jacq has worked across Canada on both large and small-scale productions, in a variety of disciplines, from contemporary dance to musical theatre, and is interested in reflecting the world we live in through her artistic practice. Select performance credits include: Workspace III (the response.), Soloist/Dance Captain for Singin in the Rain (RCMT), Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist (NBC), and the award-winning production of Crazy For You (Gateway). Select choreography credits: Artist-in-residence with Small Stage, Digital Residency with Mascall Dance, Cabaret (Assistant Choreographer – RCMT), and Honey Dance Company (Harbour Dance Centre).