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gabriella van rij
You know how some people’s calling is in their name? When I hear “Karen Kobel” I instantly picture a performer. It suits. Karen clearly knew it, too, as she’s been dancing since she was two! For the past 20 years, Karen has been teaching her style of Simonsen Dance, “a Jazz/Modern fusion with a twist of Yoga/Pilates”, as well as STOTT Pilates for the past 11 years.
VANCOUVER — A diverse group of Vancouver artists will combine their talents for an evening of creative outpouring in support of mental wellness at the 2nd Annual Stand Up and Dance II event on October 8. Featuring painters, musicians, fashion designers and, of course, dancers, the event's goal is to shed light on the positive impact creativity and movement have on our mental well-being when living with the trauma of sexual violence, bullying, and stress.