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Michael Caldwell

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.

 
Kaeja d'Dance

Series Dance 10 #25

Performance | Spectacle

Ottawa ON
November 10-12 novembre 2016
7:30 | 19:30
Modern

 
adelheid dance projects, Heidi Strauss

what it's like

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
September 21-2 octobre 2016
Weds. - Sat. @ 8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Various Artists

Dusk Dances 2016

Festival | Festival

Toronto ON
August 1-7 août 2016
7:00 | 19:00
Contemporary, Urban, Flamenco

pounds per square inch performance

Art of Peace

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
February 11-20 février 2016
7:30 | 19:30
Contemporary

 
Anandam Dancetheatre

Seismology

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
December 18-19 décembre 2015
7:30 | 19:30
Contemporary

 

A Mix of Light and Shadows

Dusk Dances 2015 By Mark Mann Dusk Dances

Dance rarely draws big crowds, and when it does, people don’t usually sprint and scramble for front-row seats. But such was the case at the opening of the twenty-first annual Dusk Dances, where 600 people – and many fine dogs – rushed back and forth across Withrow Park in Toronto’s east end to catch the best possible view of all five performances in this year’s program.

Kaeja d'Dance: X-ODUS

Coming up May 7 through 11 in Toronto, Kaeja d’Dance presents a double-bill show featuring Allen Kaeja’s new works X-ODUS and Karen Kaeja’s new work Crave.

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…

The Gravity Hour: Mary

Here’s another sneak peek of The Gravity Hour, a program featuring works by Kiri Figueiredo, Michael Caldwell and Shannon Litzenberger (running …

The Gravity Hour: The Den

As part of the Toronto Fringe Festival, The Gravity Hour is about to hit the Robert Gill Theatre July 6th through 14th. The program features wor…

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre: Medicine Bear

Kaha:wi Dance Theatre recently released these video exerpts of its latest work Medicine Bear, which was co-produced with the Woodland Cultural C…

This is Dance: Brittany Duggan

Toronto’s presence on stage and on the web keeps on rolling this week as we look ahead now to the This is Dance series running January 21st and 22nd. …

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