Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory performs uaajeerneq “an in-your-face, base, surreal creature performance” in Ikumagialiit, a Indigenous performance art show that debuts at Harbourfront Centre’s Festival of Cool: The Arctic.
SesayArts in conversation with dancer-choreographer Christianne Ullmark about the world premiere of “close encounters in the fifth dimension”, part of Citadel Dance Mix
Directed by Shruti Merchant and choreographed by her sister Vaibhavi Merchant, Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue is making a stop in Toronto at The Bluma Appel Theatre in the St Lawrence Centre for the Arts. This feel-good musical delivers old-time Bollywood pomp and pageantry – with a knowing modern wink – inside a relentless […]
“It is no exaggeration to say that this show affected me more deeply than any show in a very long time.” Details of “Bangarra Dance Theatre: Spirit” in Arpita Ghosal’s review
DanceWorks’ new season opens with Mînowin, created by the acclaimed British Columbia-based Indigenous dance company Dancers of Damelahamid. Choreographed by Margaret Grenier, the company’s Executive and Artistic Director, this original production will be presented at Harbourfront Centre Theatre for two days only: October 18-19, 2019. Mînowin integrates narrative, movement, song, performance, and multimedia design. It […]
“Anne of Green Gables just seemed to be the perfect literary work for us and our unique way of telling stories through dance.” Our interview with Bengt Jörgen about the landmark world-premiere work, Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet™
Kaeja d’Dance’s 8th annual Porch View Dances features choreographies by Aria Evans, Shannon Litzenberger, Karen and Allen Kaeja, and Mateo Galindo Torres. Our interview with Karen and Allen Kaeja
“At its core, Fox Woman is an achingly simple, resonant story told and re-told in deeply powerful ways by two virtuoso performers.” Read Scott Sneddon’s full review of Fox Woman
Interview with dancer-choreographer Lua Shayenne about KIRA, The Path | La Voie, her new commission from Fara Tolno, receiving its world premiere at Luminato Festival
Our interview with the visionary and engrossing contemporary choreographer-dancer Padmini Chettur. She premieres ‘Philosophical Enactments 1’ at Contemporaneity 3.0, presented by Anandam Dancetheatre.