Founder and artistic director of MamaDances since 2006, Eryn Dace Trudell is the mother of two young girls. Originally from Toronto, she got a bachelor degree in dance from Julliard and now lives in Montreal. She is a producer, facilitator, choreographer, artist, teacher, entrepreneur and research student with a versatile experience in dance, from the conception to the direction and staging. She is a certified Skinner Releasing Technique facilitator and an avid practitioner of Contact Improvisation. Eryn specializes in inclusive dance practises, which ignite community spirit and collective consciousness through artistic aesthetic physical exploration.