Directors Bio

 

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JULIANN KUCHOCKI, CAEA, ACTRA, SOCAN, RYT200

Hello & Welcome to Pro Arts Yoga & Performing Arts                           (FULL BIO BELOW)

My name is Juliann Kuchocki CAEA, ACTRA, SOCAN, RYT200, & I am the director of Pro Arts & founded the company in 2000.

If you would like to learn more about me, I welcome you to read through my greeting to my full bio below. I have an extensive professional background in performing arts & fitness & being fortunate to have traveled world wide working as a professional on stage, in film & TV & in the fitness & dance industry has infused world experiences I am grateful to now share with my clients & students.

But it hasn’t all been easy!  My experience with  injury & recovery comes from first hand personal misfortunes & challenges from losing my dance career & having my life tied up with insurance companies because of being hit in serious car accidents.

Thankfully, after over a decade of recovery of all kinds, my past disciplines as a national level dancer & yoga training pulled me through.

Now, I can share those experience with others. My road to recovery was long. It wasn’t easy but, because of my experience I deeply understand the mental, physical & spiritual challenges involved in injury & recovery & finding your path back to yourself.

It  is my passion in life to create & help people be the best they can be. What better gift can I ask for than being able to help others so that maybe they don’t have to suffer as much because someone else is there to help them, who has some knowledge, training & experience they can share that may help them recover a little faster?

You can train with me privately, in classes or through your corporate work place. I offer classes in many disciplines, live music & shows for all occasions & events. Check out the new web site & see everything Pro Arts has to offer

 

Pro Arts provides professional services in YOGA & PERFORMING ARTS

YOGA & workshops with classes for all levels and yes we also have HOT YOGA and non heated classes for men, women and seniors.

LIVE MUSIC/EVENTS PLANNING – Live music in All Genres solo to big band , jazz to rock & roll for all occasions & events

SHOWS – 2- GO -pick from existing shows (eg.Vegas Revue, Elvis ) or creating your own personal shows for corporate, private & city events

SCHOOL -offering acting, singing dancing, on camera, audition technique, musical theatre & more  -also available as workshops in your venue or school world wide.

 

Pro Arts offers many things. Music & Mobility are my focus as they have proven to make me happier ! Let me organize a fitness program, retreat, or event to suit YOU.

Simply fill out your information under CONTACT on the home page menu & I will get back to you shortly.

 

Updates are coming regularily. Stay tuned to the web site & its easy to find programs for the latest Pro Arts information :)

 

JULIANN”S FULL BIO’s

Juliann’s career has been shaped by over 25 years of professional training & experience as a professional dancer, vocalist, actress, director, producer, choreographer & certified yoga instructor.

She is a professional performer, & teacher having taught, adjudicated, hosted & competed internationally with music & dance Juliann is a former Miss Dance Western NY & runner up Miss Dance America winning countless overall awards herself & with her former students & choreography.

Juliann’s music & impressive 4 album discography credits, that she also produced, have charted in the top ten internationally in 2012-2013.

Juliann offers classes through her company Pro Arts in beach & hot yoga in Port Dover, Simcoe & Toronto & she is also a dance/theatre instructor at LNDC, professional choreographer & singer songwriter.

Selected stage includes: Cats in Germany, Joseph & The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat -North American Tour, Beauty & the Beast in Japan & countless festivals, private, & corporate events worldwide.

Selected film & TV credits include: the long-running Canadian drama DaVinci’s Inquest, First Wave, The feature film, Prize Winner Of Defiance, Ohio with Woody Harrelson/Julianne Moore/Laura Dern, & Martin & Lewis MOV with Sean Hayes.

Since the release of Juliann’s debut album Don’t Explain 2010, & her new releases Broken Compass 2012 (all original music), & Blue Girl Green 2013, Juliann has established record deals in 4 countries, acquired a major licensing deal, won Best New Artist -Original Jazz Music 2011 Barrie Music Festival & was selected to open Canadian Music Week jazz showcase. She has headlined the Mont Tremblant Jazz Festival, performed in the TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival, Celebrate Toronto street festival, Port Credit Street Festival etc.

Broken Compass CD, (available on itunes or juliannkuchocki.com), has already had an incredible run internationally & in Canada reaching #8 on National Jazz Charts.  Her latest release Blue Girl Green has hit #1 in Canada & charted in the top 10 on jazz & blues charts nationally.

Juliann is thrilled to be getting back to her roots & being able to teach again after her career ending MVA’s. Thanks to her dedicated yoga training, Juliann has a second chance at getting back to her roots in dance & with her experience in injury & recovery, she now brings a whole new level of education & training to her yoga & dance students.

 

 

MUSIC /SINGER SONGWRITER BIO

 

Jazz to Musical Theatre, Blues to Rock & Roll. 20 years experience in Music TV, Film & Stage has been a training ground for a vast array of musical genres for all audiences big & small private to corporate, bistro to big band.

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