Audition call for four female dance artists for Dusk Dances 2020 summer tour! . Join us on February 17, 2020 from 12pm to 5pm for auditions for two works: - Kaha:wi by @santeesmith - The Horologium by @mahkemahke . For more information, link in the bio
SHOW YOUR LOVE FOR DUSK DANCES ON GIVING TUESDAY! . Today, we are celebrating the annual #GivingTuesday – the international day of charitable giving! What better way to commemorate Giving Tuesday than donating to Dusk Dances and helping us present another wonderful season in 2020? . Each dollar makes an incredible difference. Contribute TODAY (on Giving Tuesday) online through CanadaHelps and for any donation of $25 or more, Dusk Dances will receive additional $5 from Canada Helps! . We cannot thank you enough for your unconditional and generous support! Link in the bio Photo: @draven888
Our last Fundraising Party at the end of October was a great success and we couldn’t have chosen a better partner than @lukechef_, who prepared a “dance” menu, inspired by dance pieces from Dusk Dances 2019. If you missed this fabulous evening, there are other ways to support your favourite dance festival! Donate today and help us create a great 2020 season! . Link in the bio.
Dusk Dances 25th Anniversary Fundraising Party is starting TODAY at 7pm and it will be for sure a great night! . Join us to support your favourite dance festival, and enjoy food by @lukechef_, music by @surefiresweatband, Silent auction and much more...
Join us for Dusk Dances 25th Anniversary Fundraising Party! . October 25, 2019 at 7pm at Centre for Social Innovation. . Tickets available at: duskdances.ca/fundraiser2019 . Early-bird discount of 10% until October 10! Tickets in the bio!
Call to Choreographers for a Commissioned Work for Dusk Dances 2020 . Deadline extended: Monday, September 16th, 2019 – at 11:59pm . Dusk Dances invites applications from all Canadian dance artists, for a site-specific commissioned work. One project will be selected by Dusk Dances Inc. and its licensees: @theatrehectorcharland, @hcadancetheatre and @scdancers. This new work will be performed at Dusk Dances 2020 in Toronto, Terrebonne, Hamilton and Barrie. . For more information - link in bio. . === . Appel aux Artistes pour une Commande chorégraphique pour Dusk Dances 2020 . Date limite prolongée : Lundi 16 septembre 2019 à 23 h 59 . Dusk Dances invite les artistes canadiens de la danse à soumettre une commande chorégraphique. Un projet sera retenu par Dusk Dances et ses licenciés : @theatrehectorcharland, @hcadancetheatre et @scdancers. Cette nouvelle œuvre sera présentée à Dusk Dances 2020 à Toronto, Terrebonne, Hamilton et Barrie. . Photo: @draven888
Tonight, at 7:00pm join us for the Opening Night of Dusk Dances Barrie, at #lampmanlanepark. Dusk Dances Barrie is the last stop of our 2019 tour, presented by @scdancers, and will run until August 18, 2019. . Come discover and enjoy our beautiful program: - Fall by @sharpkill - Dusk Society by @rhodniedesir - Onward Ho, My Love by @japlinjjj - A Little Faster, Here We Go by @insteeni24 and @subthoms - A Flock of Flyers: remix by Sylvie Bouchard Schedule: 6:00pm to 6:45pm: free dance workshops 7:00pm to 7:30pm: live music by steven vanderschee and the neighbourhood watch 7:30pm: start of the dance performances . More info: http://duskdances.ca/en/season2019_Barrie.php
While waiting for the start of another beautiful night of Dusk Dances 2019, let's enjoy a small #throwback. In this photo from 2013, Mairéad Filgate, Brodie Stevenson and @zhenya_che from the @throwdowncollective returned to Withrow Park with their piece ‘1981 FM’, re-inventing the classic afternoon drive. AJ Ayson, Ada Chan, Amelia Griffin, @anjali.aroha.kathak, Bageshree Vaze, @bouchardanseto, Brendan Wyatt, Brodie Stevenson, @companiacarmenromero, @denisefujiwara, Divya Viswanathan, Eury Chang, Gaurav Bhatti, Grishma Hirode, Heather Croisier, Irvin Chow, Jordyn Brown, @japlinjjj, @kate.franklin31, Mairéad Filgate, @mjaychartier, @kloetzelandco, Meredith Thompson, @mahkemahke, Mike Hurley-Trinque, @yourlocalweddingofficiant, @pulgamuchochoma, Renata Soutter & Jessie Huggett, Robert Glumbek, Sadiyah Samsuzzaman Borna, Sylvie Bouchard, @stillsusieburpee, @tigerprincessdanceprojects, @throwdowncollective, @yvonneng, @zataommdance and @zhenya_che Host: Miko Jones Sobreira, Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg, Annie Lefebvre, Dan Watson 📷: Joseph Michael Photography
‘Imprint’, choreographed by Meredith Thompson with contributions from the performers, is part of Dusk Dances 2019 line-up. This beautiful work explores interconnectivity and interdependence and the many weavings of our lives. . Performed by a cast of 38 performers (community members and professional dancers), and accompanied by a magical original music by Robbie Grunwald - this piece is not to be missed. . Join as at Dusk Dances until August 11, 2019 and watch ‘Imprint’, with other four enchanting dance works. See you at Withrow Park!
First broadcasting of Beaucoup TV! Madame Beaucoup interviews Festival Director Sylvie Bouchard. Why should you come out to Withrow Park to #duskdances? Watch our video to find the answer! See you at Withrow Park at 7:00pm every day until August 11!