Sunday May 8th 2011

Choreographer Sashar Zarif on the Sashar Zarif Dance Theatre World Premiere of Solos of My Life, a multi-layered dance performance rich in Azerba, and Iranian dance tradition forms from the Caucasus, Middle East and Central Asia.  Each solo explores Zarif's own experiences of conflict, displacement and migration.  Running May 12-14 8pm at Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre.  A DanceWorks Presentation.
Marie Helene Falcon, Director of Festival Trans Amerique talks about the dance shows in this festival that features works by international choreographers. Takes place May 26-Jun11 2011 at various venues in Montreal.
Sara Lochhead, Artistic Director of Simcoe Contemporary Dancers based in Simcoe County, Ontario. Their goal is to raise visibility and participation in contemporary dance. Provides workshops/classes for adults at an intermediate to advanced level of training; creating and performing works that are relatable and engaging to the general public; and providing public access to dance through performances/community involvement.