[Press Release] Cheremosh to Perform in Rochester New York


A Kaleidoscope of Ukrainian Dance: Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company featuring local guests
The Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company shares the stage with Rochester talent for a highly entertaining performance
Rochester, NY. Internationally acclaimed Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada brings their Kaleidoscope of Ukrainian Dance tour to Rochester this fall. Cheremosh will feature performances from the Ukrainian Arts Foundation of Greater Rochester Dance Group, uniting Ukrainian communities from opposite sides of the continent. Read more…

[Press Release] Edmonton’s Cheremosh Blogging from Ukraine this Spring


For Immediate Release – April 25, 2013
Edmonton, AB – Edmonton’s internationally acclaimed Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company is returning to Ukraine for a unique 18-day tour of the cities of Kyiv, L’viv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Chernivtsi and Obuhiv.
For the first time, a Canadian Ukrainian dance ensemble will join forces with professional ensembles in Ukraine to create collaborative Ukrainian dance performances in each of the above mentioned cities. Read more…

Edmonton Journal: Life & Times: Alberta’s ‘father of Ukrainian dance’


EDMONTON – Chester Kuc stumbled onto a simple recipe for joy.
“All you need is a candle, wax and a stylus and an egg,” Kuc said of writing pysanky, the elaborate beeswax etchings that became the mania of his retirement years.
In workshops and classrooms, he’d freely pass it on to others. “I think anyone can do it. Practice makes perfect.”
The soft-spoken master pysankar had a knack for perfection and found plenty of things to practise. Read more… Cheremosh WINS Golden Orpheus

Felicity Bergman
Staff Reporter –
Edmonton’s internationally acclaimed Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company participated in the European Championship of Folklore July 8-18, 2011 in Nessebar, Bulgaria.
Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company was the only representative from North America, and they took home the Grand Prix “Golden Orpheus” plaque and title Absolute European Champion of Folklore for 2011. Company Artistic Director Mykola Kanevets also got an award; a diploma for Maestro Academic. Read more…