CHOREOGRAPHIC PROJECTS

SUPPORTING DIVERSE ARTISTIC INITIATIVES.

Projects range from major national and international choreographic research programs, to talks, roundtables, writing, multimedia, exhibitions, and other artist-led initiatives.

CURRENT SEASON ARTISTS

Contemporary

Company Erasga Dance Society

Founded by choreographer/dancer Alvin Erasga Tolentino in 2000, Co.ERASGA has a distinguished international reputation of a singular vision of hybrid dance, diversity and collaborations of other artistic practice and multimedia. The contemporary dance company ...
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Contemporary

Francesca Frewer

Francesca Frewer is a contemporary dance artist, currently dividing her creative efforts between performing, making work, and teaching. She has performed at home and internationally in works by Daina Ashbee, Company 605, Emmalena Fredriksson, Company Saint ...
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Contemporary

Idan Cohen

Idan Cohen is a Choreographer and an Opera director. Cohen holds a BA in Choreography and an MA in Dance- Choreography from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. Born and raised in Israel, Kibbutz Mizra, Cohen was trained as a classical piano player. He ...
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Community-Engaged, Contemporary, Indigenous

Olivia Davies

Davies is a Vancouver-based performer, choreographer, and community-arts facilitator of Anishinaabe, French-Canadian, and Welsh heritage. Her practice has intrinsic ties to feminist politics and justice. Davies’ works often explore the emotional and ...
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Contemporary

P. Megan Andrews

Megan Andrews is a dance artist/scholar, educator and writer/editor working across theory and practice in movement, somatics/embodiment and performance. Her creative work, teaching and research explore improvisational and perceptual practices, the relationship...
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FEATURED PAST PROJECTS

Yulanda M Faris Choreographers Program 2017-2018

The Yulanda M. Faris Choreographers Program was designed to mentor and support three choreographers who are ready to make a significant leap forward in their work, empowering artists and providing them with the tools to position their careers in a national and international context, through exchanges, networking opportunities, mentoring and professional skills development.

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Migrant Bodies 2013-2015

This project was created through a partnership between The Dance Centre (Vancouver), Circuit-Est centre chorégraphique (Montreal), Comune di Bassano del Grappa (Italy), The Croatian Institute for Movement and Dance (Croatia), and La Briqueterie – Centre de développement chorégraphique du Val-de-Marne (France). Migrant Bodies used artistic and cultural tools to open up a civil reflection on migration in European and Canadian societies.

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Triptych International Research Project 2010-2012

Triptych was a three-year international choreographic project hosted by the Operaestate Festival Veneto, Italy; Circuit-Est Centre Chorégraphique, Montreal; and The Dance Centre, Vancouver.

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