Past Collaborators

Smashworks Dance would be nothing without the artists! We are grateful for all our previous collaborators who have made our work come to life.

Happy birthday @lauriedez !! You are a shining beam of love and light, and we’re honored to have you in the #smashworksfamily ❤️❤️❤️ 📸: @stephen_delas

Laurie Deziel

LAURIE DÉZIEL was born in Shawinigan, Canada. She trained at L’École de danse contemporaine de Montréal, The School of Toronto Dance Theatre and was a scholarship graduate of The Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance where she worked alongside Graham II. She performed in Heretic at The Martha Graham Company’s 90th Anniversary Season at the New York City Center. Laurie was a choreographer and soloist for the Balasole Dance Company’s season MIXTUS presented at the Ailey CitiGroup Theatre. She works as a freelance dancer, actor and model for various project companies in the city. She is excited to embark on her 3rd season with Smashworks Dance as a proud performing artist and human rights advocate.


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