Kristen Leigh Ewart
BA of Arts (Classical Ballet and Contemporary Dance at Musik und Kunst Privat Universitat Der Stadt Wien from 2019-2022)
Teachers: Esther Balfe, Christina Medina, Marijke Wagner, Manfred Aichingers, Elena Luptak, Nikolaus Selimov).
Worked with international trainers and choreographers including Mathew Clark, Debbie Rakusin and Beverly Wood.
- Dance,Classical Singing and Musical Theatre. (2004 – present)
- Tap Dance(2007-present) SADTA Tap Associates qualification.
- Completed Advanced 1 Vaganova. Trained with Karen Beukes(Johannesburg Ballet), Azer Mirzoev(Moscow theatre) ,Pasi Neimemen (Finish National ballet),Vyvyan Loraine(Royal ballet) and currently trained by professors of MUK university.
- Jazz,Modern,Contemporary (2007-present) Completed AIDTA solo performance exam. Trained with international trainers and choreographers including Mitja Popovski, Hope Maimane and Debbie Rakusin as well as Leanne Bowring, Adi Levin, Daniel Swanepool and Beverly Wood. Currently trained by professors of MUK university.
- Dancer in Bowring Levin Dance Company in 2017.
- Completed grade 8 Trinity college Musical Theatre and Grade 7 Trinity college classical singing. Trained with Bronwyn Van Vuuren, Amir Rauri Peterson and Tali Codesh. Currently trained by the professors of MUK university.
- Daans in jou Taal(2017).Winners of overall competition( comes in waves).
- Dancing with the stars South Africa 2018 guest performer.
Stage/corporate experience and achievements
- Christian School of the arts production 2013 -Woman of the year 2014
- Dance,Classical Singing and Musical Theatre -Erdgas Arena Germany (IDO Tap and Showdance World Championships 2008,2011,2012,2013.)
- Tap junior solo finalist 2013( IDO Tap World Championship)
- Showdance formation world champion 2013(IDO Showdance World Championship)
- World Jazz,Ballet and Modern world Championships Ossa,Poland 2017,2018.
- Modern and Ballet senior solo Finalist 2017(IDO Modern and Ballet World Championships)
- Multiple Modern and Jazz group finalist(IDO Jazz and modern world championship)
- Sun City Super Bowl 2008-2017
- Bowring Levin Dance production 2017 -Bowring Levin Dance Company production 2017
- Grayams town arts festival 2017
- East Rand orchestra Concerto(vocalist) 2017
- Dancing with the Stars South Africa 2018 -Dans in jou Taal 2018
- Received South African Protea colours for Dance 2018
- Muk university production “Embodiment”2019