Curated by the Good Women Dance Collective
Dance Mentors: Christine Fredrick, Ainsley Hillyard, Alison Kause, Alida Kendell, Kate Stashko
L’UniThéâtre in La Cité Francophone | 8627 91 St.
Friday, June 2, 2017 at 8:00 (talkback to follow)
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7:00pm
Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 5:00pm
CURB YOUR LADDER
Choreographer: Katherine Semchuk in collaboration with Richelle Thoreson
Performers: Katherine Semchuk, Richelle Thoreson
A physical exploration of advancement and setbacks, progressing setbacks, hindering progress, etc…
Choreographer/Performer: Melissa Tuplin
Music: Birds in Warped Time II by Somei Satoh
“The floor seemed wonderfully solid. It was comforting to know I had fallen and could fall no farther” – Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
IT’S BEEN A LONG DAY
Choreographer: Avery Aronyk-Schell
Performers: Dan Tansy, Ella Coyes, Brendan McGrath, Yana Loo, Peter Aaron, Sasha Liebrand, Elijah Browning, Raechel Meindertsma, Ethan Tonack, Ross Nicoll, ArinmAronyk-Schell, Ryan Jackson, Robyn Learn, Deana Freitas
Four, twenty somethings stumble through a typical day of hangovers, morning cuddles, school stress and anxiety with a live soundtrack reacting to their every move.
Choreographer: Quincy Pipella
Performers: Shaina Morin, Leyla Yasa, Georgia Quinlan, Ethan Myhre, Danika Duval
Wanting to let go because you know what’s best for you, but feel trapped and “too in love” to do so. Believing everything you hear when you know you’re continuously being deceived. Putting up with excuses/empty promises but know deep down, nothing will EVER change. The vicious cycle never ends. So… do you want, need or deserve this? The answer, is no.