Tabula Rasa by Malpaso Dance Company. Photo: Nir Arieli

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 General Manager Bernard Sauvé at [email protected] or call 250-595-1829.

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

Lead Sponsors

Cameron Izard Snell (CIS)

Lead Presentation Sponsor

BalletX


Delivering exceptional client service and trusted financial advice since 2007, Cameron Izard Snell LLP has the experienced tax and accounting professionals to help you. We have a record of building enduring client relationships through personalized service and quality work. We believe that our success and longevity depend on the growing success of our clients.
 
We are a mid-sized firm, located in downtown Victoria and recognized for our expertise in estates and trusts, corporate tax and accounting and U.S. personal tax. The founding members of our team received their training from international firms, giving us the unique ability to combine the benefits of big firm experience with small firm service. Our team is committed to excellence, built upon years of advanced training and technical experience.
 
Cameron Izard Snell LLP – “Build your business, grow your wealth”

cistax.ca

Cascadia Architects

Lead Presentation Sponsor

BalletX


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

Luxe Home Interiors

Lead Presentation Sponsor

BODYTRAFFIC


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

Turnabout Logo

Lead Presentation Sponsor

BODYTRAFFIC


Turnabout – Luxury Resale since 1978.

Situated in the heart of beautiful Oak Bay Avenue, Turnabout offers a boutique style shopping experience with equal parts luxury and affordability. Here you can find a surprisingly vast selection of on-trend and contemporary styles for women and men at every budget.

turnabout.com

Tulipe Noire Lifestyle Boutique

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Dance Theatre of Harlem


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 LLP

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Dance Theatre of Harlem


Jones Emery LLP 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

Sotheby's International Realty - Andy Stephenson, sales associate

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Dance Theatre of Harlem


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/

Willow Wealth Management

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Malpaso Dance Company


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

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Malpaso Dance Company


Steve Tranfield, formerly of Modev.

Jawl Bundon LLP

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s 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

Another Brick in Nepal

Lead Presentation Sponsor

Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s Nutcracker


anotherbrickinnepal.com

Receptions Sponsors

Tulipe Noire Lifestyle Boutique

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

Fort Properties

Receptions Co-Host

BalletX


Fort Properties 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 spaces.

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-oriented venue for festivals, events and restaurant seating.

fortproperties.ca

Victoria Now logo

Receptions Co-Host

BODYTRAFFIC


victorianow.com

The Natural Hair Salon logo

Receptions Co-Host

Dance Theatre of Harlem


The Natural Hair Salon not only looks good, we do good. We proudly carry vegan products and are a certified Green and Surfrider salon. We have also just earned our certification for being carbon neutral! Our clients have voted us the best salon in BC for three years straight. Come chat with any of our friendly staff and see what we’re all about! Visit our website or call us 778-433-4247.

thenaturalhairsalon.com

Turnabout Logo

Receptions Co-Host

Malpaso Dance Company


Turnabout – Luxury Resale since 1978.

Situated in the heart of beautiful Oak Bay Avenue, Turnabout offers a boutique style shopping experience with equal parts luxury and affordability. Here you can find a surprisingly vast selection of on-trend and contemporary styles for women and men at every budget.

turnabout.com

Special Program Sponsors

Jawl Bundon LLP

Artist 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

RBC Foundation

Artist Residencies Sponsor


RBC recognizes the struggle many artists go through to gain the recognition they need to become successful in their practice. Since 2007, the RBC Emerging Artists program via RBC Foundation has been supporting organizations that provide the best opportunity to advance an artist’s career trajectory in genres such as visual arts, music, theatre, dance, literature and film.

rbc.com

D'Ambrosio architecture + urbanism

Studio Creation + Residencies Sponsor


D’AMBROSIO architecture + urbanism is an award-winning practice in architecture, research, planning and urban design.

daustudio.com

Night Moves Program Sponsor


YAM magazine showcases Victoria’s most stunning homes and inspiring fashions, along with insights from award-winning home designers, chefs, and much more!

yammagazine.com

Toes 'n' Taps Dance Shoppe

Pay Your Age Program Sponsor


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 supporting 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

RBC logo

Sugar Plum Party Sponsor


rbc.com

Victoria Academy of Ballet

Nutcracker Ensemble Sponsor


Victoria Academy of Ballet (VAB) offers specialized dance instruction for children ages two through to professional level and is one of the only dance schools in B.C. offering a full spectrum of progressive dance instruction from open ballet classes to professional training, and a three-year post-secondary diploma. The academy’s new custom-built, light-filled dance facility, in the heart of Quadra Village, has three professional studios with 20+ foot ceilings, sprung dance floors, and inviting spaces for dancing, learning, and observing.

victoriaacademyofballet.ca

Julie Rust Real Estate logo

Campaign Chair Nutcracker Kids


Julie brings a lifetime of knowledge to every client who makes Victoria their home. Born and raised in B.C.’s beautiful capital city, she has been involved in property and real estate since 2011. Julie is a 9-time VREB Gold Award Recipient and one of Victoria’s top-producing licensed Realtors, specializing in selling properties in the Victoria Core and the municipalities of Oak Bay and Saanich, and Victoria. As a prominent member of her community, Julie is well-connected and always fully aware of the subtle nuances in the property market in Victoria, as well as the intricacies particular to the neighbourhoods in which she specializes. She is eager to share her knowledge and expertise with her clients who will undoubtedly find her to be professional, understanding, and insightful.

julierust.ca

Mac Zen logo

IT Support Sponsor


Mac Zen is Victoria’s premium provider of residential and commercial Apple Mac, iPad, and iPhone technical support. Our clients include the arts, advertising and media agencies, commercial printers, interior designers, architects, small business owners, families, and individuals alike. Mac Zen has been a trusted and proud provider of IT services to Dance Victoria since 2014.

maczen.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

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

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

Poppies Floral Art

Floral Sponsor


At Poppies Floral Art our florists provide custom designed floral arrangements for all occasions. Our flower shop offers flower delivery in and around the Victoria area, as well as across Canada and Internationally. We are an eco-friendly flower shop that loves to give back to our community. At Poppies it’s not just a bouquet – it’s art!

poppiesfloralart.com

Public Sector Support

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