Carissa Bowerman started dance with Lois Laxton Dance Studio at the age of 3, and has had the opportunity to be in competitive dance and perform overseas in Greece and Spain. Carissa has also had the opportunity to dance with the McMaster Dance Company, where she has choreographed and performed in various venues and competed against other Universities. Now, a Graduate of McMaster University with a Combined Honours in Multimedia and Theatre & Film along with a Minor in Music, Carissa had found time to be involved with theatre along with her schooling. She has been in many McMaster plays, all in which used her skills in dance. Carissa has also been in “The Wizard of Oz” and “Aida” with Theatre Ancaster. She has participated in many local festivals, including the Hamilton’s Super Crawl, and Hamilton Site Specific Dance Festival. Carissa truly loves to dance, teach and perform and she will continue to follow, learn, share and show her passion for dance.