Andrew Guilbert


Andrew Guilbert is a Montréal based freelance writer currently completing a double major in Journalism and English Literature at Concordia University. When he’s not writing, he’s making crude, obscure jokes for his webcomic talentneednotapply.com. 

Andrew Guilbert's Work

On the Ground

Walking the Camino

By Andrew Guilbert

A former Dance Current intern goes on a Spanish pilgrimage walking the Camino de Santiago.

Divertissements and Discontent

Labour Woes at Les Grands Ballets By Andrew Guilbert, Philip Szporer

Former members of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal speak out as the company tries to move on from labour woes.


Accès Asie Style

By Andrew Guilbert

The Accès Asie Festival, which promotes Asian arts and culture of every vein from dance to documentaries to degustations, wrapped up in Montréal recently with public, open-air performances at the Quartier des spectacles.


Les Grands Ballets Launches Centre for Dance Therapy

On April 23, 2013 Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal announced the creation of a National Centre for Dance Therapy.

Update in the story of Bolshoi director acid attack

The person responsible for last January’s acid attack on Bolshoi Director Sergei Filin has apparently been revealed.


Quanz Awarded State Medal in Literature and the Arts

On February 11th, Canadian choreographer Peter Quanz will receive the State Medal in Literature and the Arts from President Vyacheslav Nagovitsyn of the Republic of Buryatia, Russia.


Bolshoi Director Filin attacked

The dance world reacted in shock when a masked assailant attacked Sergei Filin, artistic director of Russia’s revered Bolshoi Ballet, near his home last month.


Cirque du Soleil lays off 400 employees

Cirque du Soleil recently announced it would lay off 400 employees due to a variety of economic factors putting pressure on the us...

CINARS press launch

On October 23rd, CINARS announced the lineup for the 15th Biennale of the International Exchange of the Performing Arts during a press conference at the Monument-National theatre in Montréal.