Saturday, August 1, 2021

Hosts: Ted Fox and Malgorzata Nowacka
Choreographers Karen Kaeja and Allen Kaeja talk about their production of Porch View Dances, which celebrates the stories of a neighbourhood and showcases real people dancing in real spaces. Takes place August 19-23 2015, 7pm (4pm on August 23), PWYC, Seaton Village, meeting at 84 London Street. Also a part of Porch View is The Wedding Brigade, a community dance project that invites everyday women (married or not--ages 10+) to join a beautifully staged outdoor procession of women dressed in wedding white. 
Choreographer Emily Law talks about Street vs Stage, showing in the Dance Series in SummerWorks 2015. Ten of Toronto's contemporary dancers meet ten of the city's street dancers. Shows Sunday August 16, 9:00pm at Friday at The Theatre Centre Mainspace.
Choreographer/Dancer Teoma Naccarato and Composer John MacCallum talk about Synchronism, their one-on-one installation in the Live Art series in SummerWorks 2015. Starting inside a private booth in the lobby of the Factory Theatre, individual bodies will spread further as the heartbeat of each volunteer is used to enliven a haptic and sonic installation throughout the Factory Theatre Lobby, for everyone present. Opens Wednesday August 12, from 4-7pm, in Factory Theatre Lobby.