dance history


Yes Manifesto (2018)

Linnea Swan interprets modern dance history, makes us laugh, makes us cry and makes us laugh-cry By Emma Doran

With Swan’s impeccable comedic timing, we’re in good hands on a journey through modern dance moments. Each performance is enacted by Swan as she struggles with anxiety, and each is interrupted by one of Yvonne Rainer’s tenets. Nijinsky? Swan asks through her performance (“No to spectacle”). Duncan? (“No to transformations and magic”). Chouinard? (“No to trash imagery”). Ugh, fine, karaoke? (“No to camp”). And so on …

Dance Collection Danse

By Invitation Only: Dance, Confederation and Reconciliation

Exhibit | Exposition

Ottawa ON
June 19-23 juillet 2017

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Dance Collection Danse, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks (DJD)

DJD and Dance Collection Danse present Free Public Sessions

Workshop | Classe

Calgary AB
February 2-3 février 2017

Maud Allan

Maud Allan: An Edwardian Sensation

Exhibit | Exposition

Toronto ON
November 10, 2016-14 avril 2017

Stephanie Ballard Dance Projects

Landscape Dancing for Saint Teresa

Performance | Spectacle

Winnipeg MB
September 4 septembre 2016

Iro Valaskakis-Tembeck

Danser à Montréal: A Tribute to Iro Valaskakis-Tembeck

Exhibit | Exposition

Montréal  QC
April 8-11 septembre 2016