logo
Canada’s Dance Magazine
  • PRINT
  • ONLINE
  • LIVE

Daina Ashbee

Areli Moran and Paige Culley in Unrelated / Photo by Daina Ashbee
 
Daina Ashbee

Unrelated

Performance | Spectacle

Ottawa ON
October 27-28 octobre 2017
7:00 | 19:00
Contemporary

 
Daina Ashbee

Pour

Performance | Spectacle

Vancouver BC
February 1-3 février 2018
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

Esther Gaudette in Daina Ashbee's When the Ice Melts, Will We Drink the Water? / Photo provided by the presenter
 
Daina Ashbee

When the Ice Melts, Will We Drink the Water?

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
March 29-1 avril 2017
29-31 @ 19:00 | 7:00
Contemporary

Marc Jubete, Natasha Sheehan and Angelo Greco / Photo by Aleksandar Antonijevic
 

New Year and End of Year Awards

Natasha Sheehan and Angelo Greco, both of the San Francisco Ballet, won the twelfth international Erik Bruhn Prize, the Prix de la danse de Montréal went to Édouard Lock, Daina Ashbee, Sophie Corriveau and Gilles Savary, Atlantic Ballet Theatre was named a 2016 Champion of Cultural Diversity by the New Brunswick Multicultural Council, Travis Lim of Vancouver won two gold medals at the 2016 International Dance Organization (IDO) Hip Hop Championships, Paul Tanguay won the National Arts Centre’s 2016 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Touring, Vivine Scarlett and Tess Vosper won Dance Ontario Awards, France Geoffroy of Corpuscule Danse won the Prix À part entière and Ontario Contact presented Dreamwalker Dance of Toronto with their 2016 Artist of the Year Award.

Amy Nostbakken and Norah Sadava in their own work Mouthpiece / Photo by Brooke Wedlock
 

Memorable Moments, Methods and Mediums

Celebrating Canadian Dance in 2016 By Emma Kerson

Is there a work or a collection of Canadian dance works that stand out as highlights to you from 2016? Are there any themes or ways of working that stand out to you as interesting or unique? We asked this question to dancers and dance enthusiasts from around the country and this was their reply.

 

Call of the Wild

By Philip Szporer Pour

Daina Ashbee, a Montréal-based dance artist with Cree Métis and Dutch heritage, shifts her compass northward, beyond the treeline, to awaken an essential part of her emotional fabric, embodiment and essence with Pour.

 
Daina Ashbee

Pour

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
September 26-30 septembre 2016
Mon. @ 7:00 | 19:00, Tues., Thurs. & Fri. @ 8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Daina Ashbee

Unrelated

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
October 3-4 octobre 2014
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

LISTINGS THIS WEEK