Born in Germany and raised in Vancouver, Cornelius Fischer-Credo has had an extensive international career in dance, both as Choreographer and performer. He has choreographed over 30 original works for Dancecorps, a company he co-directed since 1988. His company, Astrid presented its inaugural production in the fall of 1999. He has also choreographed works for Toronto’s Dancemakers, the National Ballet of Canada, Ballet British Columbia and Group de la Place Royale in Ottawa. He has been an instructor of modern dance for over15 years teaching primarily within professional dance communities, locally and internationally, as well as being a sessional instructor for UBC’s School of Human Kinetics since 1994 and  in the Theatre and Creative Writing Department also at UBC.


Actors must have a sense of their bodies and how they move. The rhythm of the text, the costume, impulses from the other actors all contribute to your characters' movement. Cornelius can help you feel and move with more grace. Anyone can dance and have fun doing it,

Requirements: wear loose clothing