Performance dates: January 14-16 & 21-23, 2022
Admission by donation – Reservations open on January 2, 2022
A DJD Drive-in Performance as part of One Yellow Rabbit’s High Performance Rodeo
Created by the DJD Professional Dance Company, AMPLIFIED will be a dynamic performance for you to enjoy from the comfort of your car! Blast the soundtrack from your radio and enjoy these brave new works from the emerging choreographic voices of the DJD dancers.
Family of Jazz
Performance dates: April 28-May 15, 2022
TICKETS ON SALE DECEMBER 6, 2021
DJD is thrilled to welcome audiences back into our theatre for this joyful new piece featuring the DJD dancers, live music by the Rubim de Toledo Ensemble as well as new works choreographed by Brandi Coleman, Melanie George, Monique Haley, Lisa LaTouche and Kimberley Cooper.
Artistic Director’s Message
I saw my first jazz music concert since March 2020 last weekend. It was a small, distanced crowd, we all wore masks including the band. I was surprised by how moving it was, how I was either smiling until my face hurt or choking up throughout the performance. What it felt like in the space, I was sitting near the drummer and could really feel the percussion. Watching the musicians communicate with each other with their eyes, they had fully admitted they hadn’t played together in a year and explained there might be more improvising than usual. At any rate it was a wonderful concert. It reminded me why I do what I do, and love what I love…Read more
DJD PERFORMANCE HISTORY
Now in its 38th season, DJD has presented an incredible range of jazz dance
performances for our Calgary audiences.