August 14, 2019

APPEL DE PROJETS PARCOURS DANSE 2019

La DSR invite les compagnies et les chorégraphes à soumettre leurs projets pour faire partie de la sélection officielle de Parcours Danse 2019.
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CALL FOR PROJECTS COURSE DANCE 2019

The DSR invi...

August 14, 2019

Canadian Indigenous writer Lee Maracle has been shortlisted for the 2020 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, one of the most prestigious prizes for which an author can be considered. It’s often seen as a precursor to the Nobel Prize for Literature, so many win...

June 18, 2019

The Dance Centre released its 2019-20 season today, and its Global Dance Connections series brings in troupes from as far away as Brazil, Australia, and Israel to Vancouver.

In March, Canadian contemporary-dance master Bill Coleman unleashes Dollhouse on the Scotiabank...

October 19, 2018

Eddy Zee, head of performing arts at Tai Kwun, said in a recent interview that he wished to put on the kind of shows that Hong Kong's performance art scenario had been "missing". Indeed, Tai Kwun seems to have taken a no-holds-barred approach toward hosting and support...

October 11, 2018

“We have to make them more like us” Lee Maracle’s grandfather had said to her. Canadians are more like Indigenous people – from showering everyday to accepting LGBTQ+ members of our community, Canadians have adopted countless Indigenous practices.

Maracle related her ex...

October 5, 2018

BILL COLEMAN

Who: Performer in Allison Cummings’s new ensemble work Exhale, at Dancemakers Centre for Creation (15 Case Goods Lane), October 17 to 20. soreforpunchingyou.com

Why: Coleman is not shy about digging deep during the creative process – a quality chor...

September 27, 2018

One of a kind dance performance is the brainchild of neuroscience and art.

When it comes to science, the human mind would inevitably shift towards thinking about chemicals in test tubes, DNA or even the exciting world of quantum physics. However, Leonardo Da Vinci, Nico...

September 24, 2018

Bill Coleman is the winner of the 2018 Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in the Performing Arts! The Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in the Performing Arts recognizes the highest level of artistic excellence and distinguished career achievement by a Canadian profes...

September 12, 2018

“Dance Brain is a highly innovative performance work in which brainwaves are converted into music in real time, which is then danced to. It interfaces neuroscience and performance practice, and takes advantage of the state-of-the-art technology in the LIVELab at McMast...

August 27, 2017

Dollhouse, performed by the choreographer and dancer Bill Coleman and the sound artist Gordon Monahan, shows a man whose living space is disintegrating around him. As Monahan’s score whoops and wails, mousetraps snap at Coleman’s feet, furniture collapses, and even the...