Jami Leclerc - Web Designer
Sebastien or Coco as he likes being called, has been passionate about AcroYoga for 5 years, and recently completed his teacher training in Vancouver. He attended VIVAcroyoga since its inception and decided to get involved.
Sarah Grimes - Volunteer coordinator
Fascinated by the profound variety acroyoga offers, Sarah particularly loves how each new partnership is unique and boundless, whether it leads to a new partner acrobatics skill, highlights female strength and power or inspires the creation of ingenious flows. For a second year, Sarah is delighted to facilitate Vivacroyoga’s volunteer program, fostering inclusion and community as a main values throughout the festival.
Diana Lam - Social Media Coordinator
Alice Brand - Translator
Melanie Sirois - Talent Night Coordinator
Mel has been dancing and acting for over 20 years, and has performed in various theater and film productions in Montreal and New York City. As a teacher Mel has spent thousands of hours helping individuals to uncover their intuition, to free their self-expression, and to celebrate their unique imagination, spontaneity and creative intelligence.
Joey Abbott - Talent Night Coordinator
Joey is passionate about movement in all its forms. He completed his yoga teacher training before discovering the wonders of acroyoga. Certified AcroYoga Montreal professor, he introduced this discipline to the college world by creating the first credited course of its kind.
Sonia Landry - First Aid and Emergency Coordinator
She adores playing, exploring, analysing and sharing her passion in a fun environment and through teaching, What she loves most about Acroyoga is the infinite possibilities of its practice!
Marie-Eve Fillion and Jamie Barry - Paradise Cafe Coordinators
Marie-Eve loves to connect in acro-yoga and explore the various challenges acro-yoga offers. Marie-Eve prefers to teach acro-yoga with an open style, offering space for everyone to follow, but also lead their own practice through their own challenges and exploring their own boundaries. In her spare time, she’s a daily food critic for Jamie, making sure that Jamie’s always serving his A-game.
ABOUT PARADISE GARAGE Jamie and Marie-Eve were inspired by the music and heritage of the legendary Paradise Garage discotheque in NYC. This club bridged the diverse communities of New York City, and provided one place for everyone to party together. Similarly, the idea behind the Paradise Garage catering was to provide plant-based and nutrient-dense food for the best party in town Vivacroyga, and that can keep everyone fueled.