Opening Ceremony & Reception

Opening Ceremony
Faris Theatre, Scotiabank Dance Centre
677 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC
Monday, July 29, 2013
6:00 pm

I. Welcome to the 2013 WDA-Americas Conference & Festival
Jin-Wen Yu, President

II. Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of WDA-Americas
Vanessa Harwood, OC, former Principle Dancer with the National Ballet of Canada,
Founding Member of WDA-Americas
& Ruth Abrahams, Past President, Founding Member of WDA-Americas

III. Genevieve Oswald Award presented to Grant Strate
Genevieve Oswald, Founding President
& Mary Jane Warner, President Elect

IV. Conference Announcements
Scott Martin, Chair of the Conference Committee

V. Closing Remarks
Jin-Wen Yu, President

Reception at Holliday Inn
Columbia Room, 1110 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC

WDA-Americas requests the honor of your presence at a reception after the Opening Ceremony
celebrating the 20th Anniversary of WDA-Americas and the opening of the
2013 Conference & Festival!

Hors d’oeuvres provided & cash bar available.
Please join us in this celebration!

Tomatoe and Olive Bruschetta
Assorted Sushi Rolls
Chicken Satay with Spicy Peanut Sauce
Vegetable Spring Rolls with Sweet Chilli Dip
Spanakopita with Tzatiki Sauce
Shrimp Curry in Mini Puff Pastry Shell
Garden Fresh Vegetables
Seasonal Fresh Fruit