Animals of Distinction

Animals of Distinction, Fly Pan Am, United Visual Artists


Performance | Spectacle

Vancouver BC
January 30 janvier 2020

Animals of Distinction's work "FRONTERA"
Dana Gingras, Animals of Distinction


Performance | Spectacle

Québec City QC
November 20 novembre 2019
20:00 | 8:00

"Frontera," from Animals of Distinction
Animals of Distinction, Dana Gingras


Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
December 4-7 décembre 2019
8:00 | 20:00

Dana Gingras and Animals of Distinction's anOther with Sonya Stefan / Photo courtesy of the presenter
Dana Gingras, Animals of Distinction


Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
April 13-14 avril 2018
April 13 @ 7:00 | 19:00
Contemporary, Interdisciplinary

Somewhere Between Maybe

New work by Vancouver’s Dana Gingras premieres at Agora de la danse in Montréal, February 11-13.


This short film is a collision of dance, animation and sound that juxtaposes the movements of live performers against the motion of animated projections.

Animals of Distinction

Vancouver's Animals of Distinction presents Heart as Arena at La Rotonde in Québec, April 25th through 27th.


Collaborate or Perish 

By Kathleen Smith, Philip Szporer, Megan Andrews, Kaija Pepper Festival TransAmériques 2012 ROSAS, Anne-Teresa de Keersmaeker, Clara Furey & Benoît Lachambre, Animals of Distinction, Le Carré des Lombes, Mélanie Demers

Against a backdrop of daily student protests and nightly casseroles gatherings, the sixth edition of the Festival TransAmériques (FTA) unfurled recently at various downtown Montréal venues.


Remix, Mash-Up, Smash-Up, etc. 

By Philip Szporer, Marie Claire Forté Festival TransAmériques 2008  Festival TransAmériques

Philip Szporer and Marie Claire Forté in conversation throughout the Festival TransAmériques 2008. 


Cuddly Animals Ease the Angst 

By Kaija Pepper “Smash Up” Dana Gingras, Animals of Distinction

Who is Dana Gingras without Noam Gagnon? That is the question fans of The Holy Body Tattoo – the wildly successful, hard-driving company the two have co-directed since 1993 – were eager to discover with “Smash Up”, Gingras’ breakaway production.