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Oct 2018
  • Oct18
    Fluid Fest
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    Fluid Movement Arts Festival brings artists and audiences together to stir the city with contemporary art, dance and physical performance. For three weeks celebrate outstanding performance and the vast spectrum of what dance can be. Featuring extraordinary local, national and international artists, Fluid Fest ignites the city with performances, workshops, artist talks and happenings to inspire and connect.

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  • Oct19
    TAP WORKSHOPS WITH HEATHER CORNELL
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    TAP WORKSHOPS WITH HEATHER CORNELL

    For Intermediate/Advanced dancers
    Friday, October 19

    WORKSHOP SCHEDULE:

    6:30-8:00 PM – Musical Tap Technique
    8:00-9:00 PM – Improvisation/Musicality

    PRICING:

    Technique Class : $40
    Musicality Class: $30
    Both Classes: $60

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Nov 2018
  • Nov2
    November 2 & 3: Community Concert
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  • Nov18
    Save the date! Dance Class Marathon
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    Our dance class marathon has deep roots. Join us November 18th.

    Stay tuned for full class schedule and how to register!

    Now for the history lesson:
    Dance marathons are events in which people dance or walk to music for an extended period of time. Dance marathons, endurance movement contests, and derbies can be traced back to London in 1364. They started as dance contests in the 1920s and developed into entertainment events during the Great Depression in the 1930s.[1] Before the development of “reality shows”, dance marathons blurred the line between theatre and reality. Also known as endurance contests, dance marathons attracted people to compete as a way to achieve fame or win monetary prizes.

Jan 2019
  • Jan10
    Better Get Hit in Your Soul (High Performance Rodeo) – DJD Company
    TIME JANUARY 10 – 20, 2019
    LOCATION The DJD Dance Centre Theatre
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    Dances inspired by the music, life and times of Charles Mingus
    As a part of the High Performance Rodeo

    In 2013 DJD premiered a piece about the wild short life of Charles Mingus—a virtuoso bass player, accomplished pianist, bandleader and composer. Known as the ‘Angry Man of Jazz’ Mingus was a brilliant, mercurial and bodacious character. Back by popular demand, Better Get Hit in Your Soul gives audiences an ear and eye into the music of one of the most important figures in 20th century American music. Join us as we explore his music and some of the lighter and darker sides of his dramatic life.

    CREATED AND CHOREOGRAPHED BY KIMBERLEY COOPER

    DANCED BY THE DJD COMPANY 

    FEATURING LIVE AND RECORDED MUSIC BY CHARLES MINGUS 

    MUSIC DIRECTION BY RUBIM DE TOLEDO

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Mar 2019
  • Mar16
    March 16: Black and White Ball
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Apr 2019
  • Apr25
    Double Bill – Premieres by Montreal’s La Otra Orilla and DJD Company
    TIME APRIL 25 – MAY 12, 2019
    LOCATION The DJD Dance Centre Theatre
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    Premieres by Montreal’s La Otra Orilla and DJD, both featuring live music

    MAGNETIKAE
    An Arctic flamenco tale by La Otra Orilla

    In this new offering, the iconoclastic duo assembles a visual environment, sound references and elegant, passionate colours, continuing a journey they began 10 years ago. A flamenco story

    on an ice floe—the senses collide in an original and poetic piece.

    CONCEPT, DIRECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY BY
    MYRIAM ALLARD AND HEDI GRAJA

    MUSIC BY GAËL LANE-LÉPINE, MIGUEL MEDINA,
    VIVALDI AND SCARLATTI

     

    LOVESTRUCK

    A fiery love tale by DJD

    DJD presents a new piece, hot to the cool of Magnetikae. Lovestruck follows Cupid’s arrow through a path of myth, love, fantasy, and desire, featuring live music by  the Rubim de Toledo Ensemble.

    CONCEPT, DIRECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY BY KIMBERLEY COOPER

     

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