Kaylan Vasko

Kaylan is a dedicated professional dancer, teacher and choreographer. In 25 years of dance, her career has taken her around the globe, spanning various styles, techniques, venues and events. She began right here at JBN, as a student of Liene Adamsone! Further foundational training in styles such as classical ballet (R.A.D.), jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary and hip hop were highlights in her amateur competitive career where she was the recipient of multiple gold and platinum awards on a regional and national level.

In 2001, Kaylan became a member of the DLM Crew, and received full time training and professional performance experience from Luther Brown (S.Y.T.Y.C.D.), Danny Davalos (Do Dat, OIP), Mario (Jungle Boogie) Castillo, and Kojo (Touch) Main. After several years of training, Kaylan went on to focus on the Bollywood industry, where she performed lead dance roles and choreographed for several chart topping music videos airing in India and Canada. Kaylan is also a featured performer in the International feature film 'Thank You' starring Irfan Khan (Life of Pi, Slumdog Millionaire), Bobby Deol and Akshay Kumar.

In 2010 Kaylan turned her focus to Ballroom and Latin dance via full time employment with Arthur Murray International. During her time at Arthur Murray she won several professional competitive awards in Argentine Tango, Cha Cha and Mambo, and completed Bronze Level teaching certification in Waltz, Tango, Argentine Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha Cha, Swing, Samba, Merengue, Bolero and Viennese Waltz.

Beginning in 2011, Kaylan became a dancer and choreographer for Kharizma Entertainment. Here, she performed throughout Toronto, and on tour throughout Mumbai and Goa, India.

Recently, Kaylan's choreography can be seen in videos for Jesse Labelle, DeadMau5, International artist Jassi Sidhu, Bongo & B Entertainment, and Labour of Love (Ink). She has performed at We Day, Sensation: Ocean of White, the Toronto Fringe Festival, and Digital Dreams EDM Festival.

For the past three years, Kaylan has been a lead dancer and choreographer for R.S.Divas Entertainment. This year, Kaylan's choreography contributed to the company's success by winning the 2013 People's Choice Award for Best Live Entertainment in Canada.