Saturday, January 25, 2022

Host: Ted Fox  
Gwen Dobie, Adapter/Director of Theatre York presentation of John Gay's The Beggar’s Opera. Supporting the action are six members of the York Dance Ensemble, York's pre-professional repertory company, performing original choreography by Professor Michael Greyeyes. Gwen Dobie is currently an Associate Professor at the York University Theatre Department where she teaches Movement for the Actor at both graduate and undergraduate levels. Previews January 28, opening January 29, runs to February 1,Tuesday to Friday at 7:30pm; matinees Friday & Saturday. Showing at Sandra Faire & Ivan Fecan Theatre, Accolade East Building, York University 4700 Keele St. Toronto.  Map & Directions:


Shawn Byfield, Dora Mavor Moore Award-winning choreographer,an internationally renowned Tap Dance and Hip Hop Dance Instructor. a 2007 Gemini Award Nominee, Co-Director of Thrive! Entertainment, and Director of Funk Factory, Canada's National Tap Dance Ensemble. Mikhail Morris (original venom), a dancer with COBA, who has worked with some of Jamaica's top Reggae and Dancehall artists. Dance Immersion celebrates 20 years of supporting, promoting and producing dancers and dancers of the African Diaspora with the first of two Showcase Presentations, Celebrating Our Men In Dance. Features works by eight acclaimed choreographers and runsThursday February 6 to Saturday February 8, 2022 at Enwave Theatre as part of Harbourfront Centre's NextSteps.