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Agora de la Danse

15 X LA NUIT - OFF-FTA Circuit-Est 2015

Presented in atypical outdoor locations over fifteen nights, Fortier Danse-Création’s 15 X LA NUIT considers space and time through solo performance.

Wilder Espace Danse / Photo by Maxime Brouillet
 

Digging the New Digs

Wilder Espace Danse complex, a new centre for dance training and performance, opens in Montréal.

 

Existential Reflections

Nous (ne) sommes (pas) tous des danseurs by Katya Montaignac and Sophie Corriveau By Philip Szporer Nous (ne) somme (pas) tous des danseurs.

Katya Montaignac teams with Sophie Corriveau, artist-in-residence at the Agora de la danse, for a round table event. Artists involved included a veritable who’s who, mainly drawn from Montréal’s deep pool of dance talent.

Nous (ne) sommes (pas) tous des danseurs.

A dance about dancers: this is the idea behind a new artistic proposal by performer, instructor and coach Sophie Corriveau in collaboration with interpreter and dramaturge Katya Montaignac.

 

La Démarquise

Louise Bédard Danse By Mark Mann La Démarquise

Rite of Spring makes an appearance in Louise Bédard’s new work La Démarquise. It’s a small reference, delivered with a wink about a quarter of the way through the 110-minute performance – one of a handful of references to canonical works of art woven into this show.

INDEEP

Montréal artists commit to ten hours straight of exploration between choreography, visual art and cinematography.

 

Van Grimde Corps Secrets

Symphonie 5.1 By Philip Szporer Symphonie 5.1

Multimedia experimentation is the driving force behind Symphonie 5.1, a platform for applying video projections as a light source, working to reveal dancers’ bodies, or a sense of them, rather than showing other pre-recorded images alongside them.

Agora de la Danse, L'École supérieure de ballet du Québec, Brian Webb Dance Company, Isabelle van Grimde

Symphonie 5.1

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
January 27-30 janvier 2016
27-29 8:00 | 20:00, 30 @ 4:00 | 16:00
Contemporary

 

An Expanding Discussion: Copyright and Heritage in Dance

On October 2, 2015, lawyers, arts advocates and performing arts professionals gathered at the dance pavilion of the University of Québec in Montréal for a focus day on copyright and dance heritage, hosted by the Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault, to discuss a wide range of pertinent legal and ethical questions surrounding dance creation and ownership.

 

Wherefore Gender

By Jordan Arseneault Situations

Sitting in the Agora on opening night between a trained dancer seeing Stamos’s work for the first time and an established sound artist familiar with his oeuvre, I couldn’t help but see Situations as a sequel to Husk, with much of its symphonic elements, but also something new: a twinge of indeterminacy.

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Saburo Teshigawara

Saburo Teshigawara : danse à l’écran

Screening | Visionnement

Montréal QC
October 25-28 octobre 2017
Various dates and times
Dancefilm

 
Zan Yamashita

Itoh X Yamashita

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
October 25-28 octobre 2017
25-27 @ 7:30 | 19:30, 28 @ 4:00 | 16:00
Japanese, Contemporary

 
Kaori Seki

Amigrecta

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
October 18-21 octobre 2017
18-20 @ 7:30 | 19:30, 21 @ 5:00 | 17:00
Contemporary

 
Mikiko Kawamura

Alphard

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
October 18-21 octobre 2017
18-20 @ 8:30 | 18:30, 21 @ 4:00 | 16:00
Contemporary

Naishi Wang

15 X La Nuit

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal QC
April 22-6 mai 2017
9:00 | 09:00
Contemporary, Site-Specific

Esther Gaudette in Daina Ashbee's When the Ice Melts, Will We Drink the Water? / Photo provided by the presenter
 
Daina Ashbee

When the Ice Melts, Will We Drink the Water?

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
March 29-1 avril 2017
29-31 @ 19:00 | 7:00
Contemporary

Marc Boivin in Animal Triste by Mélanie Demers / Photo courtesy of the presenter
 
Mélanie Demers, Mayday Danse

Animal Triste

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
February 22-25 février 2017
Feb. 22-24 @ 19:00 | 7:00
Contemporary

 
Kidd Pivot, Electric Company Theatre

Betroffenheit

Performance | Spectacle

Ottawa  ON
February 12-13 février 2016
Dance Theatre, Contemporary

María Muñoz

Le cinquième hiver

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
April 29-1 mai 2015
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

María Muñoz

Le cinquième hiver

Performance | Spectacle

Montréal  QC
April 29-1 mai 2015
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

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