Zenon Zubyk (he/him) was born in Toronto, Ontario and received his initial dance education at Elite Danceworx before graduating from the Arts Umbrella Graduate Program in 2018. Since then, Zenon has been dancing with Ballet BC where he has had the opportunity of touring internationally and performing works by world renowned artists including Crystal Pite, Sharon Eyal, William Forsythe, Aszure Barton, Medhi Walerski, Johan Inger and Ohad Naharin among others. Zenon was named one of Dance Magazine’s ‘Top 25 To Watch’ in 2020 for his performance in Emily Molnar’s To This Day.
He has worked on a variety of film and media based projects including the BMO: Inclusion installation where his moving image was projected in the Bank of Montreal building in downtown Toronto as a part of pride month 2016. In his own creative practice, Zenon continues to explore the paradoxical qualities of dance as an act of non-performance by integrating choreography into the unpredictable happenings of nightlife and club events. This is Zenon’s fourth season with Ballet BC.