Nadia Herczaniwski (Administrator)
Nadia began her Verchovyna journey from the tender age of 5. She has been involved in countless stage performances locally, regionally and nationally spreading her love of Ukrainian dance and cultural heritage to wider Australian and Ukrainian audiences.
Throughout her two decades with Verchovyna, Nadia has been fortunate to participate in many major performance milestones; “Four Seasons – a Life Dance” touring Melbourne, Geelong and Sydney, “Tapestry of Ukrainian Dance” touring Melbourne and Sydney, “Discovery” touring Melbourne ,Chiang Mai in Thailand, Ukraine, in regional Victoria and the Fraser Coast Cultural Festival at Hervey Bay, QLD.
Participating in various dance workshops with the likes of “Virsky” in Ukraine, Vincent Rees and Mykola Kanevets, she has accumulated many skills and technique development throughout the years. She has a great passion and enthusiasm for Ukrainian dance and uses her extensive knowledge of Ukrainian history and regions to pass onto her dancers. Nadia also bring this wealth of knowledge to Verchovyna’s costume team.
As an active member of the Ukrainian Youth Association, Verchovyna are very fortunate to have Nadia on both the Artistic and Costume teams.