Ballet, Creative Movement, Contemporary Improvisation
Abi Kawase was trained at Dramatic Truth School of the Arts from age 6 to 17. As a student and eventually apprentice to DT Ballet Theater, she participated in both ballet and contemporary productions and performed advanced solos in student productions, most recently the Holy Spirit in "The Mystery of Christmas." In April 2012, she jointly choreographed a dance production and passed advanced Vaganova ballet and Graham modern tests in order to graduate from DTSA. She has been privileged to travel to Japan and Taiwan multiple times and additionally New Zealand in summer 2012 to teach improvisation, ballet, modern, and worship dance; lead worship dance; and perform. Abi has been priviliged to experience dance as a powerful art form that can break through barriers, communicate powerfully, provide insight for life, and usher in the presence of God. She is passionate about both sharing what she's learned and learning more.