Daniela Arendasova, Compagne des arts et des lettres du Québec
A gymnast, choreographer, and coach born in Bratislava, Daniela Arendasova is the director of studies at the National Circus School This link will open in a new window, where she has taught several disciplines including contortion since 1988. She has set up high school and college circus studies programs for artists and circus arts teachers. Daniela has trained generations of artists who have received international awards and has promoted the professionalization of highly skilled artists of tomorrow, contributing to the recognition of the circus arts in Québec.
The Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec would like to thank the Caisse de la Culture and Le Devoir, which partnered for the award of this honour.