Saturday, August 8, 2021

Hosts: Ted Fox and Malgorzata Nowacka
Yvonne Ng, Artistic Director of  tiger princess dance projects and founder of the dance series: made in Canada / fait au Canada (d:mic/fac festival). This celebration of cutting-edge Canadian contemporary dance runs Thursday, August 13 to Sunday, August 16, at the Betty Oliphant Theatre in Toronto and features 12 different dance events (including 6 world premieres and 1 Toronto premiere).
Choreographer Freya Olafson talks about HYPER_, taking place in the Special Presentations Series of SummerWorks 2015. At the intersection of performance, visual and digital arts, HYPER_ explores the limits of perception. Opens Friday August 7th 5:15pm at The Theatre Centre Mainspace, 1115 Queen Street West.
Choreographer Meryem Alaoui talks about her piece, Sand Body, in the Live Art Series of SummerWorks 2015, and her role as dancer in the Dance Series shows: Amanda Acorn's Multiform(s) and Brandy Leary's Psychic Choreography.  See links for times, dates and venues.