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 2020-2021

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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Community-Engaged, Contemporary, Mixed Ability

All Bodies Dance Project

We are an inclusive dance company located on unceded xwməθkwəy’əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl’ílwəta?/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) territories (Vancouver, BC, Canada). Our work brings together artists with and without disabilities ...
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Contemporary, Multidisciplinary, Multiple Genres

Idan Cohen, Ne. Sans

Established in 2017 by Artistic Director Idan Cohen in Vancouver, Canada Ne. Sans is re-imagining and reconnecting Opera & Dance. In just a few years, Ne. Sans has commissioned new creations, offered workshops and classes, and produced local, national and ...
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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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Contemporary

Joshua Beamish/ MOVETHECOMPANY

Founded in 2005, by its Artistic Director, Josh Beamish, MOVE: the company is a contemporary dance company based in Vancouver, BC committed to the creation and performance of original choreographic works by emerging and established artists, and pays tribute to...
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Contemporary, Physical Theatre

Kinesis Dance somatheatro

Kinesis Dance, founded by its Artistic Director Paras Terezakis, provides creative opportunities to professional and apprentice dance artists and artisans through rehearsals, workshops and public presentations. Kinesis Dance also regularly presents new ...
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Residency and lab artists also have the opportunity to be mentored through one-on-one sessions with senior artists.