Dance Festival News

Message from the 2013 Festival Coordinators


The Ukrainian Cheremosh Society is excited to invite you to the 29th annual Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Festival! The Festival will take place at The Arden Theatre, located at 5 St. Anne Street in St. Albert, Alberta.
The dates for this year’s Festival are Thursday, May 9 to Sunday, May 12, 2013. Read more…

St. Albert Gazette: Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Festival showcases future stars


By: Anna Borowiecki, St. Albert Gazette. For the last 28 consecutive years, the Arden Theatre has played host to the Cheremosh Dance Festival. That’s almost as old as the theatre itself.
This year the four-day festival returns May 10 to 13 with groups from Alberta and Saskatchewan showcasing a sparkling display of athleticism, grace and footwork.
“It’s a great venue to have this festival. The stage is very good for our type of dances and the work crew is great to work with. Read more…

Festival 2010 Report


This year’s Cheremosh Festival was held between May 6 – 9, 2010. The 26th annual Festival was a great success with approximately 295 entries. Cheremosh Alumnus Teresa Bayrock who is an accomplished and highly trained Ukrainian dance and ballet instructor was the adjudicator – thanks, Teresa, for sharing your professional expertise and encouragement with the young dancers!
Special thanks to our Festival Coordinators – Sacha Belseck, Michelina Koper, and Brooke Miller (seen above). Read more…

Festival Marks 25th Anniversary


May 8-10, 2009 marked the 25th Anniversary of the Cheremosh Dance Festival at the Arden Theatre.
The Ukrainian Cheremosh Society would like to thank the Festival Founders Corinne Warwaruk & Pat Creighton and all of the Past Festival Directors for the significant impact their efforts have had in sustaining the success of the festival. Read more…