Dusk Dances

August 4, 2019

August 11, 2019

Pay-What-You-Can

Withrow Park, 725 Logan Ave, Toronto

416-504-6429

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Events Description

Dusk Dances is an enchanting outdoor dance festival that brings high quality urban, contemporary and traditional dance to Withrow Park. Audiences are invited to enjoy works by top Canadian choreographers and participate in free dance workshops. An event for all ages! Bring your chairs and blankets, and get ready for a breathtaking evening of live performances!

Fall
Choreography by Hanna Kiel
Performance: Michael Baboolal, Sierra Chin Sawdy, Mairi Greig, Gavin Law
and Brendan Wyatt
Music: Let’s Stay Together by Al Green, NNNCCCCRRHH by SHXCXCHCXSH, Beyond the Sea by Bobby Darin
Costumes: Cara Johnson

Imprint
Choreography by Meredith Thompson
Performance and collaboration: Michael Baboolal, Mairi Greig, Gavin Law and Brendan Wyatt, with a large community cast (tbc)
Original music: Robbie Grunwald

Space Within Us

Choreography and performance by Yuichiro Inoue,
Pulga Muchochoma and Naishi Wang
Original composition: Sarah Shugarman
Costumes: Yuichiro Inoue, Pulga Muchochoma and Naishi Wang
Creative facilitator and advisor: Marie-Josée Chartier

 

Follow Me
Mix Mix Dance Collective
Choreography arranged by Emily Law & Ashley Perez
with input from the performers
Performance: Kristine Flores, Caroline Fraser, Emily Law, Ashley Perez and Sarah Tumaliuan
Music: Classic Roots, Brighter Days by Cashmere, Rej by Techno Marching Band

 

Moving Parts
Fujiwara Dance Inventions
Choreography and direction by Denise Fujiwara
Performance: Sylvie Bouchard, Rebecca Hope Terry, Jen Hum, Jillian Peever, Lucy Rupert, Miko Sobreira, Brodie Stevenson and Gerry Trentham

Who is it for?
all-ages

HOW MUCH

Tickets : Pay-What-You-Can (suggested contribution $15.00 per person)
How to get tickets?

At the door: At Withrow Park

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

August 4 to 11, 2019

PREVIEW PERFORMANCE
Sunday August 4th

7:00 PM – FREE Square Dance workshop with live music begins

7:30 PM – Dance performances begin

EVENING PERFORMANCES
Monday August 5th to Sunday August 11th

7:00 PM – FREE Square Dance workshop with live music begins

7:30 PM – Dance performances begin

ADDITIONAL MATINÉE PERFORMANCE
Sunday August 11th

2:00 PM – FREE Square Dance workshop with live music begins

2:30 PM – Dance performances begin

 

Venue: Withrow Park, 725 Logan Ave, Toronto, ON

Street Parking
Public transport accessible

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