Co-creator of Agether Topart Rumi Jeraj hails from Sherwoodpark Alberta (the world’s largest hamlet) and is curious about sound and text in dance performance. During his professional studies at Ryerson University, he has studied Contemporary dance with Louis-Laberge Cote, Creative Performance Practice with Kate Hilliard and Ballet with Robert Glumbeck.
At Ryerson, he has also worked with: Heidi Strauss, Peter Chin, Valerie Calam and Alysa Pires. He has attended summer intensive programmes to further his craft in creative practice, working with Hanes Langolf at B12 and Hannah Kiel at Kenny Pearl’s Emerging Artist Intensive. He is curious about choreographic practice and physical theatre!