Kosmos by Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal (BJM). Photo: Raphaelle Bob Garcia

Thank you to our new and returning sponsors

Dance Victoria has always relied on support from the private sector to ensure our ability to bring the best dance to Victoria as well as foster the best dance created in Victoria.

If you’d like to learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Executive Producer Stephen White at [email protected] or call 250-595-1829.

Season Sponsors

Derma Spa logo

Season Sponsor


Derma Spa is one of Victoria’s oldest and most well regarded medical esthetic spas; opened in 1999 by Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Harlow Hollis and his wife Jane. Since its inception, Derma Spa has always focused on providing customized treatment plans and exceptional service backed by physician-led expertise. Through the generosity of Jane and Dr. Hollis, Derma Spa has been a proud Dance Victoria sponsor since 2006 and has served as Season Sponsor since 2010.

dermaspa.ca

modev logo

25th Anniversary Sponsor


Modev is a development/construction company born and based on Vancouver Island. We aim to create optimal human environments that positively affect both our human interaction and our living/working experience. Modev focuses on building quality homes for the whole scope of society, whether driven primarily by affordability or unlimited creativity.

We build our spaces with the hope to encourage human connection, and allow you to put your physical, mental, and emotional well being first.

Modev – Design Life.

modev.ca

RBC logo

Return to the Royal Sponsor


rbc.com

Lead Sponsors

Jawl Bundon LLP

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker


Jawl Bundon is a prominent law firm in Victoria, B.C. that serves individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations throughout British Columbia and around the world. Their lawyers have the skill and experience to handle a wide range of transactional and litigation matters, particularly in the areas of corporate, commercial, real estate, trusts and estates, family, employment, and personal injury law. They are committed to providing their clients with superior legal representation at a reasonable cost.


jawlbundon.com

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker


Victoria’s trusted masons for over twenty years, proudly supporting Greater Victoria’s Arts, Athletic, and Charitable communities including this year’s production of Nutcracker.

robtournourmasonry.com

Willow Wealth Management

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Compagnie Hervé KOUBI


Willow Wealth Management understands that success doesn’t just happen, it is achieved. We help to identify opportunities that our clients may not know exist. Working with an extended team of trusted professionals, we ensure strategies are implemented and results achieved.

As financial realities and personal circumstances evolve over time, priorities and goals in life may change. We are the financial professionals who can be depended upon to deliver results and see these changes through.

Owing to the high level of personal service that is offered at Willow Wealth Management we limit the number of households with whom we work. To benefit fully from the customized planning approach we offer, our clients typically have portfolios values at greater than $500K.

willowwealth.ca

Cascadia Architects

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Compagnie Hervé KOUBI


Cascadia Architects is a Victoria-based design firm. Our areas of practice include public space, commercial, institutional, mixed-use and custom residential projects. Our focus is on in-fill and urban projects, with expertise in sustainability frameworks such as LEED and Passive House. We are interested in working in new ways – collaborating across traditional professional boundaries to assist our clients in identifying and realizing their aspirations and the best results for their projects. Recent projects include Black & White, Bowker Collection, 990 Heywood, Sea Cider Farm, MDRD at Saanich Peninsula Hospital.

cascadiaarchitects.ca

Cameron Izard Snell (CIS)

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ballet BC


Cameron Izard Snell, Chartered Professional Accountants is a local Victoria firm with proven expertise in business accounting and tax advisory services. We are committed to our clients’ financial success, advising business owners from their start up or business acquisition, through growth and development to succession, sale and retirement. Our team of professionals advise individuals and business owners on tax-efficient structuring of corporate groups, accounting and taxation of estates and trusts as well as non-resident tax planning and US personal tax.

We take pride in providing exceptional service. Our clients value our commitment to their financial success.

Cameron Izard Snell. Helping you build your business, grow your wealth.

cistax.ca

RBC logo

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ballet BC


rbc.com

Tulipe Noire Lifestyle Boutique

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ballet Hispánico


Season Receptions Sponsor

At Tulipe Noire, we continue to bring women the very best in today’s quality casual designer fashion.

1887 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria BC
250-370-5000
tulipenoire.com

Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan LLP

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Ballet Hispánico


Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan provides a full range of legal services to both individual and corporate clients. A leading presence in the Victoria legal community for more than 45 years, Jones Emery is dedicated to the efficient, professional, and cost-effective resolution of the needs of its clients.

jonesemery.com

Special Program Sponsors

Luxe Home Interiors

Livestreaming Sponsor


Your HOME should be your favourite place in the world.
Inspired furnishings and personalized options with complimentary design services from our talented interior designers.

luxevictoria.ca

Jawl Bundon LLP

Residencies Sponsor


Jawl Bundon is a prominent law firm in Victoria, B.C. that serves individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations throughout British Columbia and around the world. Their lawyers have the skill and experience to handle a wide range of transactional and litigation matters, particularly in the areas of corporate, commercial, real estate, trusts and estates, family, employment, and personal injury law. They are committed to providing their clients with superior legal representation at a reasonable cost.


jawlbundon.com

Toes 'n' Taps Dance Shoppe

Pay Your Age Program


Since 1994, Toes ‘n’ Taps Dance Shoppe has been dedicated to serving the performing arts community on Vancouver Island. Along with the largest selection of dance products on the island, we have a highly trained staff of experienced dancers knowledgeable in the requirements of each dance discipline. We supply clothing, footwear and accessories for dancers of all ages, as well as clothing for gymnastics, theatre, skating, yoga and streetwear. Toes ‘n’ Taps is committed to our involvement in the local dance community, and to meeting the diverse needs of our customers.

facebook.com/ToesnTapsDanceShoppe/

DFH Realty logo

Pre-Show Chat Sponsor


Over 50 years serving the Victoria market with offices up and down the island means that choosing DFH as your realty firm offers an unparalleled level of local knowledge and expertise — expertise that helps you understand market conditions and variables, and expertise in representing and negotiating on your behalf. Expertise that brings you value. Get to know them today.

dfh.ca

Julie Rust Personal Real Estate Corporation

Campaign Chair Nutcracker Kids


julierust.ca

Print and Marketing Sponsor


Fastrac is a Victoria, BC printing and direct mail company that delivers marketing and communications solutions and messages for a wide variety of Canadian and US businesses.

fastracprinting.com

Mac Zen logo

IT Support Sponsor


maczen.ca

Helijet logo

Transportation Sponsor


Helijet is your connection between Vancouver Island & the Lower Mainland; Victoria, Vancouver & Nanaimo. Take off in the style & comfort of our 12-seat Sikorsky helicopters and enjoy spectacular views of Beautiful British Columbia. Look upon the Gulf and San Juan Islands dotting the water as you fly across the Salish Sea, and see the cities contrasting with towering evergreens as you approach your destination. Make your journey to or from Vancouver Island a one of a kind experience!

helijet.com

Media Sponsor


The Times Colonist is the oldest daily newspaper in Western Canada. It was created by the 1980 merger of the British Colonist, which started in 1858, and the Victoria Daily Times, which began publishing in 1884. Today, the Times Colonist is the dominant medium in the B.C. capital, reaching a quarter of a million households every week. The newspaper’s lively blend of local news and informed commentary make it a must-read for Victorians who want to know what is happening in the capital and on Vancouver Island.

timescolonist.com

Venue Sponsor


The Royal and McPherson Theatre Society (RMTS) is a not-for-profit organization that manages all operational aspects of the Royal Theatre and the McPherson Playhouse. They are unique as they provide “one stop shopping” for their clients, in that they handle the rentals and upkeep of the venues, provide box office, technical and front of house services.

rmts.bc.ca

Hotel Sponsor


Discover Victoria at its finest through an authentically local experience in the heart of downtown at Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites. Our hotel has a long history of supporting Victoria’s local arts scene, and we feel it is part of what makes us unique as a locally owned and operated business. Chateau Victoria, along with Vista 18 Westcoast Grill & Wine Bar and Clive’s Classic Lounge, have benefited from the patronage of you, the arts community, and have a reputation for being the place to go before and after the performance.

chateauvictoria.com

Reception Sponsors

Tulipe Noire Lifestyle Boutique

Lead Receptions Sponsor


At Tulipe Noire, we continue to bring women the very best in today’s quality casual designer fashion.

1887 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria BC
250-370-5000

tulipenoire.com

Charelli’s Cheese Shop, Delicatessen and Catering

Catering Sponsor


At Charelli’s we pride ourselves in providing the highest quality products and service and achieving a level of quality and uniqueness. Charelli’s supports local and are proud to be European.

Charelli’s is Victoria’s finest Cheese Mongers, Specialty Food Merchants, Caterers, Event Planners and Gift Packaging Specialists. Your search for the best has not gone unnoticed…

charellis.com

Fort Properties

Receptions Co-host

Compagnie Hervé KOUBI


Fort Properties Ltd. (formerly Fort Realty Ltd.) is a third generation, family owned and operated company based in Victoria, B.C. We focus exclusively on property ownership, management, and development, and are deeply committed to creating healthy and vibrant places.

The Fort Common District is Fort Properties’ 36,000 sq ft adaptive reuse project directly across the street from the Royal Theatre. The property features some of Victoria’s best restaurants and retailers all surrounding a revitalized brick-walled courtyard, the Fort Common. The Fort Common courtyard serves as a seasonal community venue for festivals, events and restaurant seating and may in the future host permanent restaurant patio seating, film festivals and other community-oriented activities.

fortproperties.ca

Hughes Clothing

Receptions Co-host

Compagnie Hervé KOUBI & Ballet BC


Style / Service / Selection
Ladies and men’s fashions. Est. 1986.

Located in Oak Bay at Athlone Court
2187 Oak Bay Ave
Open 7 days a week

hughesclothing.com

25th Anniversary Party


YAM is Victoria’s lifestyle magazine, connecting readers to the distinctive lifestyle and authentic luxury of the West Coast.

yammagazine.com

Sotheby's International Realty - Andy Stephenson, sales associate

25th Anniversary Party


Arts and entertainment are a tremendous way to connect people to the community, and community is what makes home a home. Thank you to Dance Victoria’s staff, volunteers and fellow supporters.

sothebysrealty.ca/en/andy-stephenson/

Public Sector Support

Canada federal government public funder
CRD public funder
Canada Arts Council public funder
BC Arts Council public funder
BC Government public funder
Victoria Foundation public funder