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Remembering Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple, America’s little sweetheart, dies at age eighty-five.

 

Québec Dance Films Applauded in India

Filmmaker Marie Brodeur and her company, La Compagnie de la Marie, recently visited DanzLenz in India to present a retrospective of her work and an excerpt of her upcoming documentary about dancer and historian Vincent Warren.

Capturing José Navas

José Navas inspires a video portrait by Arno Faure composed of photographs, rehearsal footage and music.

 

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Feet First

Kick off your Sunday shoes!

How many feet were needed to film the opening sequence of the 1984 version of Footloose?

Red Sky Presenting Series

Coming up in April, Red Sky Presenting Series presents a two-night event in Toronto featuring the life of acclaimed dancer Jock Soto, former principal d…

Battles

This video by Productions Le Projet BLAIS from Montréal is an even combination of entertaining and educational material. Introducing the concept of ba…

Jacob Niedzwiecki: Who by Fire

This week, musician Buck 65 released the official video for his song Who by Fire featuring Jenn Grant. The director of the video, a Toronto-based…

Compañia Carmen Romero: Beyond the Colours of Flamenco

Winnipeg is gearing up for a weekend with Compañia Carmen Romero. Beyond the Colours of Flamenco runs February 1st through 3rd, featuring a perf…

The National Ballet of Canada: Romeo and Juliet

Heading to Ottawa January 31st through February 2nd, The National Ballet of Canada (NBoC) will perform Romeo and Juliet at the National Arts Cen…

Haley Ma: Break Perceptions

Haley Ma is a Canadian student based out of Toronto but currently studying in Central Saint Martins in London, UK, and producing a range of art work. Hi…

The Gift: An Inuit Road Movie

The Gift: An Inuit Road Movie, a Karitas Production, is a documentary focused on four Greenlandic actors who travel to and around Canada with a goal…

Canadian Dance Assembly: The Ripple Effect

The Canadian Dance Assembly (CDA) recently released its video The Ripple Effect, highlighting the impact of dance and the arts on both its milieu as we…

Clara Bergs: Dancing Coppélia

Ten-year-old Clara Bergs has become a YouTube phenomenon for her performance of the lead role in Coppélia. While her parents thought she was si…

Stratford Shakespeare Festival: Gangnam Style

This morning, the Stratford Shakespeare Festival released its own Gangnam Style parody, a viral video sensation started by Korean rap star Psy, who pokes…

Copper Maker Dancers: Culture Bearers of the Kwakiutl Indians

This video highlights an important indigenous group of North America, the Kwakiutl Indians. Their heritage of ancestral songs and sacred dance, as well …

Ottawa Swing Dance Society: Short Film by Jérémy Prud'homme

This sweet short film by Jérémy Prud’homme was produced for the Ottawa Swing Dance Society (OSDS), featuring dancers Yan Robichaud, Rebecca Geleyn, Bruno…

Tumbling After: Improvisational Mockumentary

Check out this comedic mockumentary directed by Bryan Skinner from British Columbia. Tumbling After revolves around a fake burlesque dance trou…

Stormtrooper Shuffle: Made in Canada

Another YouTube favourite on the rise is Stormtrooper Shuffle, a 3D animation motion capture Star Wars parody of Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. Pro…

Ontario Dances: Why I Dance

Here’s a little pick-you-up for International Dance Day (World Dance Day), which is right around the corner. April 29th was chosen to commemorate the b…

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