The Company
    Founded in 2004, under the direction of Serguei Makarov, a group of passionate and professionally trained dancers came together to form the Suzirya Ukrainian Dance Theatre. Suzirya, meaning a constellation of many stars, is founded on the eloquent fusion of ballet and traditional folk dance. Suzirya continues to entertain audiences worldwide with countless choreographic compositions embodying the culture and spirit of Ukraine. 
 
Suzirya’s Notable Performances include:
 The Orange Revolution (2005)
Multicultural Dance Montage for Her Majesty's Royal Visit and The Calgary Stampede Evening Grandstand Show (2005)
 The Kimberley International Folk Festival (2005, 2006)
Hopak In The Park (2005, 2007)
Canada's National Ukrainian Festival (2006, 2013)
San Diego's House of Ukraine Festival (2007, 2015)
Original production of "Kateryna" Canadian Tours (Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Victoria, Nanaimo, Montreal, and Ottawa 2007-2010)
Original production of Kateryna Australia Tour (2008)
Original production of "Spirit of the Seasons" (Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria, and Nanaimo 2013-2014)
 
Toronto's Ukrainian Festival (2011, 2014)
Spain's Calella Grand Folk Festival (2014)
Calgary Opera's "Opera in the Village" (2017)
Calgary Opera's production of "Eugene Onegin" (2018)
Ukrainian Day Festival (Edmonton 2017-2019)