Linda Stearns, 1937-2003; New Canada Council grants; New funding for Ontario artists; Professional classes for Calgary; Faris Family studio equipped; Bettle Liota, 1953-2003; Canadian films at the ADF [In The Hothouse by Annie Bradley, Zummel by Mark Adam and Allen Kaeja]; Name change for ESDQ; Website of the Month: Peterborough New Dance: www.publicenergy.ca
The world premiere is in two days. Kramer listens carefully as her collaborators troubleshoot. Like her work, she is focussed, intuitive, and highly perceptive. A seasoned choreographer with five full-length works, a slew of residencies, and a company under her name, Kramer gracefully brings the discussion to a resolution. There is still more work to be done.