Dance Weekend News
Artist Profile #25
Newton Moraes Dance Theatre performs Sunday Jan 17th at 5:10pm during #danceweekend16.
Newton Moraes Dance Theatre will perform TESTOSTERONE—excerpt Testosterone envisaged by Brazilian born Moraes is uniquely collaborative. Within this theatrical laboratory, the dancers move beyond socially expected responses to the pressing issues of sexual politics, playfully expressing the myriad kinetic possibilities of hybrid humanity in a post-gender world.
City Dance Corps is excited to perform a brand new collaboration with Spanish singer/songwriter Celia Palli. The piece entitled, "DUETS" will feature 3 of her original songs and 1 ColdPlay cover. We are also excited to announce choreography by Christopher Knowles. Check out more at www.celiapalli.com.
Artist Profile #23
Gadfly performs two pieces Saturday Jan 16th at 6:30pm
9 days until #danceweekend16!
UNM00RED choreographed by Apolonia Velasquez - A School of Toronto Dance Theatre commission featuring their students.
NEWRISKYO choroegraphed by Ofilio Sinbadinho - featuring a full cast of Urban Dancers.
Artist Profile # 20
Jade's Hip Hop Academy Performance Co
Performs Sun Jan 17th at 1:00pm during #danceweekend16
12 days until Dance Weekend!
JHHA PC is a dynamic and highly entertaining youth dance company that inspires and captivates any audience. It is unique as it is composed of talented and passionate young dancers ages 19 and under who love to perform and share their skills in authentic hip hop dance including popping, locking, breakin’, house and krump.
Artist profile #18
Performs Sat Jan 16 at 2:40pm during #danceweekend16
19 days until Dance Weekend16!
The London-based dance company examines the intrinsic beauty hidden in the dark recesses of human experience. Dasein draws on a broad historical perspective, and follows the threads of human psychology, to reveal the stories of what truly makes us human.
Artist profile #17
Performs Sat Jan 16 at 5:35pm during #danceweekend16 and at the COC Noon Hour Series on Jan 7!
24 days until Dance Weekend'16!
Hailed as embodying artistic diversity in technique, form and presentation, KasheDance echos in a new genealogy of Afro-contemporary dance steeped in modern dance, ballet and rooted in dances of the Diaspora.