Katherine is an emerging artist currently dancing, choreographing and instructing in Edmonton, AB. She is a graduate of Victoria School of the Arts and The School of Toronto Dance Theatre where she had the privilege of working with Kate Alton, Peggy Baker, Robert Desrosiers and James Kudelka among others. Semchuk has had the opportunity to choreograph for Nextfest’s Dancefest (Edmonton), Feats Festival (Edmonton), Nostos Collectives (Toronto) and for the Contemporary Dance Ensemble at Victoria School. As a performer, she has had the opportunity to be apart of Nostos Collectives, The Chimera Project’s Company B and Echo Dance Company in Toronto and Nextfest’s Dancefest, Feats Festival, SkirtsAfire and Subarctic Improv & Experimental Arts in Edmonton. Since graduating form the School of TDT, she has worked with
Toy Guns Dance Theatre and Good Women Dance Collective as an intern for Kate Stashko’s new work that they presented at Fluid Movement Arts Festival in Calgary. Katherine has received funding for professional development projects from the Alberta Foundation of the Arts and the Edmonton Arts Council and is Good Women Dance Collective’s 2017 New Work Award recipient.