Oksana Augustine is based in Vancouver B.C. and is privileged to live and work as an emerging contemporary dance artist on the unceded territory of the Squamish, Musqueam, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.
After completing 1 year of ITP, and 1 year of The Source Dance Company, Oksana spent 4 years with Modus Operandi and graduated in 2020. They have spent time in rehearsal process with Out Innerspace Dance Theatre, Shay Kuebler Radical System Art, Khoudia Toure, Chimerik Collective, Co.ERASGA and has performed in Zahra Shahab’s work at the EDAM Dance choreographic series. Currently, they are a part of Okam’s Racer, a contemporary dance collective run by Ana Sosa, and is a recent recipient of TSV’s training scholarship. Oksana has showcased some of their work as a choreographer at Gallery Jones, 12 Minutes Max, Boombox Split Screen, Chalk It Up!, The Happening Accelerate 4.0 alongside Kate Franklin, and has made pieces for The Source Dance Co. for three years and counting.
Oksana has been teaching at multiple different studios around B.C. and Alberta for 12 years, and describes their classes as fun, challenging, whole bodied, and sensitive.