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Dana Michel in Yellow Towel / Photo by Maxyme G. Delisle
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

To Turn Burden into Songs

By Victoria McKenzie

Dear Dana, On June 18, 2017, I watched you perform Yellow Towel.

Dana Michel in Yellow Towel / Photo by Ian Douglas
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

Intertextual Review: Dana Michel, Yellow Towel

By Fabien Maltais-Bayda

If Yellow Towel is an experiment in identity, it is one that imagines identity through the fragmentary, the sensorial, the experiential.

Dana Michel in Yellow Towel / Photo by Maxyme G. Delisle
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

Crafting Tension and Attention

By Robert Kingsbury

Montreal dance artist Dana Michel’s celebrated work Yellow Towel had its Toronto debut as part of Dancemakers Minifest this June, after extensive touring in Europe and the United States.

Thom Gill and Fan Wu / Image from video by Francesca Chudnoff
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

“It’s all to get me to a different place.”

By Fabien Maltais-Bayda, Victoria McKenzie

While scrawling notes in mid-performance darkness, I sometimes cling to words.

Amanda Acorn / Photo by Talia Shipman
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

Two Local Voices on a Double Bill

By Robert Kingsbury

Local and emerging artists-in-residence Andrea Spaziani and Amanda Acorn share a program during the Dancemakers MiniFest on June 13 in the Distillery District.

Alicia Grant, Andrea Spaziani and Julia Male in Spaziani's Rafters / Photo courtesy of Spaziani
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

A Feast of a MiniFest

By Victoria McKenzie

I’ve been craving spice lately. A lil’ paprika, a lil’ tamarind, a lil’ Dancemakers MiniFest.

Syrus Marcus Ware / Image by Francesca Chudnoff
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

Flowchart: Incidental Continuity

By Robert Kingsbury, Fabien Maltais-Bayda

Incidental continuity … The exploratory permissiveness of the program’s multidisciplinary approach uniquely opens the possibility for accidents of cohesion.

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Dancemakers

Flowchart

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
April 6 avril 2017
8:00 | 20:00
Multidisciplinary

Luke Garwood in Outlook/Overlook by Lauren Cook and Troy Feldman of Alias Dance Project / Photo by Sam So
 

A Thrill in the Air

Alias Dance Project's through your eyes By Colleen Snell through your eyes

Alias Dance Project presents through your eyes, a double bill celebrating the company’s tenth anniversary. Transforming space and distorting time, through your eyes plays with perception and familiarity.

Keith Hennessy

Post/Contact - Keith Hennessy Professional Training Workshop

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
May 12-16 mai 2016
11:00-6:00 | 11:00-18:00
Contact Improvisation, Contemporary

Oren Laor, Niv Sheinfeld

Master Class with Oren Laor and Niv Sheinfeld

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
February 27 février 2016
1:00-4:00 | 13:00-16:00
Contemporary

 
Evelyn Hart

Evelyn Hart Summer Intensive

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
July 6-1 août 2015
Mon-Fri: 10 - 6 pm Sat: 10 - 1 pm
Ballet, Contemporary

 
Keith Hennessy, Eroca Nicols, Andrew Tay

Capitalism, Sex, and Magic

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
May 6-9 mai 2015
May 6-9 @ 8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Niv Sheinfeld, Oren Laor

Two Room Apartment

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
February 26-1 mars 2015
Feb 26, 28 @ 8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Dana Michel

1976, have several

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
January 28-31 janvier 2015
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Dana Michel, Zoja Smutny

In Touch - 1976 & Recent Future

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
January 22-24 janvier 2015
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Bageshree Vaze, Emily Law, Michael Caldwell, Robert Abubo, Natalie Tin Yin Gan, Ziyian Kwan

KICKSTART: 6 Choreographers Pushing Boundaries

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
April 23-26 avril 2014
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
Michael Trent

AROUND

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
March 26-6 avril 2014
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

 
firstthingsfirst productions

Professional Contemporary Technique Class

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
September 3-13 septembre 2013
3 - 6, 10 - 13 @ 10:00 | 10:00
Contemporary

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