10th SooRyu Dance Festival

Presented by the Korean Dance Studies Society of Canada

KDSSC 1979 - Present

Artistic Director Mi Young Kim

A Journey to The New Beginning

November 01, 2018 – November 04, 2018

[Signature Event on November 03, 2018 @ Toronto Centre for the Arts]

The Korean Dance Studies Society of Canada invites Toronto as it celebrates the 10th Sooryu Festival with “A Journey to a New Beginning”. Returning to spotlight with new spirit, the festival brings a diverse experience of Korean traditional dance harmonizing with various elements and styles from special guests invited across the globe. As Toronto embraces richer multiculturalism, this year’s Sooryu Festival taps deeper into Korean roots than ever before and showcases a of profound tradition in Korean Shamanism which has spiritually colored Korean culture since prehistory. For the four days of celebration, the Sooryu Festival will bring a collage of experiences; including sangmo dance workshop, info night on Korean Shamanism, cultural dance performance. Along with the talents of KDSSC and the special guests from across the globe, this year’s Sooryu brings the highest form of dance art with traditions to set a new stage cultural diversity to Toronto.

Please note that the festival happens in different locations at different times:

 

Sangmo Workshop:

November 01, 2018 @ 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Tapestry Opera: The Ernest Balmer Studio

9 Trinity St #316, Toronto, ON M5A 3C4

 

Networking Soiree with a Korean Shaman

November 02, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

155 Beecroft Rd

 

Info Night on Korean Traditional Shamanism

November 02, 2018 @ 7:30PM

Toronto Centre for The Arts: Lower Gallery

5040 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 6R8

 

Signature Event: Sooryu Festival ‘A Journey to a New Beginning”

November 03, 2018 @ 7:00PM – 9:00PM

Toronto Centre for The Arts: Studio Theatre

5040 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 6R8

 

Traditional Shaman Ceremony Workshop

November 04, 2018 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Tapestry Opera: The Ernest Balmer Studio

9 Trinity St #316, Toronto, ON M5A 3C4

 

For more information on schedules and events please visit www.koreandance.net

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Workshops Nov 1 & 4th 
 Tapestry Opera: The Ernest Balmer Studio
 9 Trinity St #316, Toronto, ON M5A 3C4
 
 Signature Event Nov 3rd:
 Toronto Centre for The Arts: Studio Theatre
 5040 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 6R8
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M2N6R8
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Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 7:00pm to Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 4:00pm