Alyson Fretz grew up in Vancouver BC, and received her dance training at Arts Umbrella on Granville Island. She has danced professionally with Ballet BC, Wen Wei Dance, Pro Arte Danza in Toronto, Emily Molnar Dance, Donald Sales in collaboration with Cadence, and the Banff Summer Dance Company. She is currently studying Natural Resource Conservation at UBC, and exploring the relationship between humans and the environment. She has a passion for movement within the body and the connection between all living organisms in the natural world. Alyson is thrilled to be working with Aeriosa, exploring the boundaries of vertical dance, expanding dance further than the stage, and making it available to all audiences.