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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.

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.

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.

Image provided by presenter
 
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.

Company Hataw / Photo by Ken Dobbs
 

Contemporaneity

Coming together to decolonize dance space By Aparita Bhandari

Brandy Leary and Soraya Peerbaye launch a project looking to make understandings of contemporary dance performance to be more inclusive and more diverse

AndreaSpazian in This Desiring Pony / Photo by Alejandro Fargosonini
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

Per for wo man it I v i t y: Intimacy-through-distance

By Robert Kingsbury

This Desiring Pony, a solo rooted in feminist methodology, calls upon internalized patriarchal modes of oppression existing both in the body of a female dance artist and in the dialectic between performer and audience.

Andrea Spaziani in her own work This Desiring Pony / Photo by Alejandro Fargosonini
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

The Incantation of This Desiring Pony

By Victoria McKenzie

“Where have you been?” was the question projected on the upstage screen when we walked into the space.

Andrea Spaziani in This Desiring Pony / Photo by Alejandro Fargosonini
 
Dance WiRe (Writers in Residence)

This Desiring Pony

By Fabien Maltais-Bayda

The alter ego of Dancemakers Local Artist in Residence Andrea Spaziani, Schpando is also the performer of the upcoming work This Desiring Pony.

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Amanda Acorn / Photo by Talia Shipman
 
Andrea Spaziani, Amanda Acorn, Dana Michel, Anthony Hamilton

Dancemakers Minifest 2017

Festival | Festival

Toronto ON
June 13-24 juin 2017
Various days and times | Spectacles à différentes dates et heures
Contemporary

 
Andrea Spaziani

Silver Venus

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
April 27-29 avril 2017
8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

Aliya Pabani, photo by Yuula Benivolski; Open Fotress; Syrus Marcus Ware, photo by Jalani Morgan
 

Flowchart #2

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
February 23 février 2017
8:00 | 20:00
Multidisciplinary

 
Dana Michel

LIFT THAT UP

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
February 3-6 février 2016
Feb. 3 @ 9:00 | 21:00, Feb. 4 & 5 @ 6:00 | 18:00, Feb. 6 @ 8:00 | 20:00
Contemporary

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 Nichols, 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

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