Sunday, October 16, 2011


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Hosts: Roshanak Jaberi and Ted Fox

William Yong, Photo by David Hou

Dancers Heather Berry-MacPhail and Kate Franklin talk about Eight Ways From Mara, a Zata Omm Dance Project production choreographed by William Yong, Artistic Director, This multidisciplinary work featuring distilled imagery and poetry from Buddhist philosophy shows Oct 20-22 at Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre. A DanceWorks Mainstage Series Event.



Gerry Trentham, Artistic Director of Pounds Per Square Inch Performance talks about Four Mad Humours taking place Nov 2-Nov 5 8pm at The Theatre Centre, 1087 Queen Street West. This is a interdisciplinary real-time networked show performed simulaneously with Buffalo. Both audiences will experience a live performance and live-feed virtual performance at the same time. Features four solo works based on the Elizabethan Humours-sanguine, choleric, melancholic and phlegmatic.

Choreographer, Serge Bennathan, former Artistic Director of Dancemakers, talks about his Dora Award Winning remount of Sable/Sand, a homage to his father's Algerian heritiage. Features a score composed by Ahmed Hassan who died of MS in 2011. Sable/Sand shows Oct 21-22 at the Betty Oliphant Theatre  in The Neat Strange Music of Ahmed Hassan, a multidisciplinary celebration of his work curated by Peggy Baker and The Abilities Arts Festival: A Celebration of Disability Arts and Culture showing throughout Toronto until October 30th at various venues.

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Hosts: Ted Fox & Malgorzata Nowacka
Tatiana Jennings, Artistic Director of the Toronto experimental theatre company Kadozuke Kollektif which, in partnership with Bad New Days, celebrates its 10th anniversary by presenting the world premiere of Richard III, The Pleasures of Violence, a provocative and highly choreographed innovative multimedia reimagining of the William Shakespeare classic, Richard III. Previews September 9, opens Wednesday September 10, and runs through to September 28 at Zuke Studios, the company's storefront home in the Junction.

Dancer/Choreographer/Composer Jeremy Naismith on Dance Teq, which, for more than fifteen years, has been providing open dance classes to dancers of all levels and ages. Under the direction of Kevin Pugh, Dance Teq has attracted a staff of internationally acclaimed instructors and celebrated musicians, teaching styles that reflect the diversity of dancing today. Naismith has performed with Opera Atelier since 1986.

Host Malgorzata Nowacka, Artistic Director of The Chimera Project, and Dancers Robyn Noffall and Cheryl Chan, talk about  Company B, founded in 2011 as a partnership between The Chimera Project, Ballet Jörgen Canada, and George Brown Dance. Company B is comprised of outstanding young dancers currently in professional training, or ones who have graduated within the last two years. They train with professional choreographers and rehearsal directors and are given the tools and resources to transition from a student to a professional dance artist through experience.


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