Zack Preece (he/him) was born in Vancouver, BC and began his dance training at a small dance studio in Abbotsford, BC at the age of 5. He soon fell in love with the art form and went on to join the Arts Umbrella Pre-Graduate Program under the direction of Artemis Gordon, at the age of 15. Before graduating from the Arts Umbrella Graduate Program in 2021, Zack performed works by Crystal Pite, Marco Goecke, Mats Ek and Johan Inger. He has also performed original creations by Lesley Telford, Stephen Shropshire, Amos Ben-Tal, and James Kudelka. Zack is absolutely thrilled to be joining Ballet BC for his first year as an emerging artist.