Desirée Dunbar, Artistic Director
Desirée Dunbar, MFA is embodied inquiry facilitator, dancer, choreographer and holistic health practitioner. She is committed to assisting others in unleashing their creative potential and sharing their gifts with the world.
She is the creator of the Secret Garden Society School offering empowerment programs to women through the GUSH Goddess Circle, Chrysalis Code Immersions, Sweat Lodge retreats and the Nest Urban Retreat.
She is the Artistic Director of Dezza Dance and mentors emerging professional dancers in the Catalyst Apprenticeship Program and the annual Leg Up! Contemporary Dance Concert. In the Dezza Dance Performance Program (part of her residency at West Point Grey Community Centre/Aberthau Mansion), she brings together emerging professionals, community dancers and musicians to co-create a new production. Past productions include No Place Like Home and Amuse-Bouche.