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Helen Husak

Discipline and Trust
By Lys Stevens

“It was a big relief for me to learn that I could let go of most of the control and trust that there is a greater force at play in the creative process,” says Calgary-based choreographer and performer Helen Husak, known for her discipline and strong work ethic.

Ame Henderson

By Bettina Hoffmann, Megan Andrews

relay investigates modes of togetherness through the examination and rethinking of the unison gesture,” notes Toronto-based choreographer Ame Henderson, who is known for her engaging, event-like dance works.

An Intricate Intimacy

Ethics in the dance studio
By Marie Claire Forté

We are clearly privileged, in Canada, that working conditions have been governed by laws and regulations for some time now. What of our working conditions in the dance studio? Are artists excluded from ethical work practices? What role do training institutions and dance presenters play?

Respecting Relationships

A code of ethics for dance presenters
By Marie Claire Forté



By Megan Andrews

Ethics: face-to-face

Making Waves

By Kate Stashko

Sally Morgan is changing spaces into places

Emerging Views

By Kate Stashko

Toronto’s Heather Berry

Know Your Moves

Improvisation: not a free-for-all

Marking Time

By Amy Bowring

Alberta's Lost Legacy (Alice Murdoch Adams; Jean Murdoch; Vicki Adams Willis; Elaine Bowman; Peter Hoff; Ruth Carse; Jacqueline Ogg; Charlene Tarver)


Margie Gillis

Healthy Dancer

By Nathan Payne

What influences your appetite?

Check It Out

Dancing on Site (Site Dance: Choreographers and the Lure of Alternative Spaces, co-edited by Melanie Kloetzel and Carolyn Pavlik)

Everyday Moves

By MJ Thompson

Prison Reformer Broadcasts Dance

Short Waves

By Brittany Duggan, Amy Bowring, Selma Odom

Funding cuts for Alberta's artists; Édouard Lock to receive Governor General's Performing Arts Award; Chrystal Awards honour Victoria artists [Treena Stubel; David Ferguson; Lori Hamar; Miles Lowry; Lynda Raino]; Losses in the dance community: Margaret Dale and Beverley Miller

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