Here’s more from beautiful BC this week with this video of French choreographer Medhi Walerski and Ballet BC dancers Racheal Prince and Peter Smida. Listen in as they discuss Walerski’s newest work Petite Cérémonie, one of three pieces featured in VOLO February 17th through 19th at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Hear Walkerski’s thoughts on his first time in Vancouver and working with Ballet BC, and get the dancers’ insight on different aspects of the creation process, such as the question: “What does it mean to live life in a box?”
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Since the winter of 2014, Toronto-based dance artist Amelia Ehrhardt has been exponentially developing her curatorial profile through the umbrella of Flowchart, a self-founded, small-scale multidisciplinary performance series. Garnering recognition for the quality of her work, Ehrhardt is now SummerWorks’ first dance curator, right in time for the performance festival’s twenty-fifth anniversary.