Kate Stashko is a dance artist currently based in amiskwaciy waskahikan / Edmonton, and she has been a part of Good Women Dance Collective since 2012. She has worked with artists including Peggy Baker, Justine A. Chambers, Mélanie Demers, Helen Husak, Mile Zero Dance, Lin Snelling and Heidi Strauss. Kate toured the Prairie Dance Circuit (presented by Brian Webb Dance Company) and has presented her own work throughout Canada, including collaborations with local musicians, actors, poets and visual artists such as Medgine Mathurin, Nisha Patel, Shawn Pinchbeck and Brandon Wint.

Kate trained at the School of Alberta Ballet before graduating from The School of Toronto Dance Theatre in 2007. In 2018 she travelled to Tel Aviv to attend the Gaga Winter Intensive.

Kate writes and teaches dance and Pilates. She is completing a degree in Psychology and Political Science at Athabasca University, and is an avid cyclist, gardener and coffee drinker.

Photo credit Ian Jackson/Epic Photography

Photo © Ian Jackson/Epic Photography