Awaken Dance, a ballet group driven by a message of love and spiritual awakening, performed in Toronto, Hamilton, and Mississauga from August 4th to 12th.
The troupe, founded in 2022, aims to touch hearts through their performances, combining contemporary and classical dance styles. Their street performances brought moments of peace to the urban buzz. The dancers engaged with the audience, sharing prayers and connecting personally. The performances were accompanied by music from contemporary Christian musician Misty Edwards. Awaken Dance draws parallels between Noah’s biblical story and modern life, encouraging awakening and forgiveness. The group features members like Elyssa Currey, Maggie Shew, Lilyana Neposlan, Anna Thomson, and Tabithah Thomson, all contributing their unique backgrounds to the collective’s powerful message.