ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

SUPPORTING THE CREATION OF NEW WORK.

The Dance Centre’s Artist-in-Residence program provides studio space, mentorship and technical/administrative support to enable choreographers to develop their artistic vision through creation, teaching, outreach activities and performances. Technical residencies offer production support to artists preparing for full theatre presentations.

ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE 2021-2022

Contemporary

Alana Gerecke

I am an independent dance artist and scholar. I hold a PhD from SFU and have recently completed a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship in York University’s Theatre Dept. A former company member with EDAM, I continue to train and perform. I teach in both the ...
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Aerial, Contemporary

Corporeal Imago (Ci)

Corporeal Imago (Ci) offers contemporary tragedy through an intersection of aerial acrobatics, contemporary dance and visual theatre. Using bold audio-visual choices and innovative aerial choreography, Ci creates new illusions for the disenchanted...
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Tap

Danny Nielsen

Vancouver based Tap Dancer...
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Contemporary

dumb instrument Dance

Dumb Instrument Dance provides an environment for the research, creation and performance of contemporary dance. Under the Artistic Direction of Ziyian Kwan, Dumb Instrument produces original contemporary works by artists in the dance milieu and actively ...
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All Styles

FakeKnot

FakeKnot creates inclusive performance works that strive to understand the complexities of identity and culture through costume, sound, technology and the body. These collaborative works are in direction by Ralph Escamillan, who gathers his breath of ...
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Contemporary

Jeanette Kotowich

Jeanette Kotowich is a Vancouver based professional contemporary Aboriginal dance artist. She holds her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Simon Fraser University, BC. Jeanette has been a seasonal dancer with Dancers of Damelhamaid (since 2013), Raven Spirit Dance (...
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Residency and lab artists also have the opportunity to be mentored through one-on-one sessions with senior artists.