Joyce Rosario

Curator & Producer

Joyce Rosario is a performing arts curator, facilitator and consultant based in Vancouver BC. As a freelancer, she is currently on projects with Canada Dance Festival, The Cultch & Fascinator Management. Joyce is pursuing study as an advanced practitioner in Critical Response Process with Liz Lerman and John Borstel. Until June 2020 she was at the PuSh Festival where she spent seven years in curatorial and senior leadership positions including as interim artistic director during a period of organizational transition.

Previously, Joyce spent 10 years in the Canadian dance milieu starting as an administrator with battery opera and later as a producer and executive director including NewWorks and Made in BC – Dance on Tour. She trained in Theatre Production/Design at the University of British Columbia, and in her early career was once nominated for a Jessie Richardson award in Costume Design. Her first foray in performance was as a teenage participant in a new genre public art project by Suzanne Lacy.