Rocking the boat

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CELEBRATING QUEER CONTENT IN CANADIAN CONCERT DANCE Performance art, cabaret and burlesque are accepted arenas for expression of queer themes through movement; but what about the more conventional world of dance performance? Illustrating examples from the past 30 years, Rocking the Boat, curated by Pamela Grundy, celebrates overtly themed dances along with their trailblazing creators. Culled from public and private archives, […]

Encore! Encore! Web exhibitions

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This component of the DCD web site offers an in-depth view of some of Canada’s most important dance artists. Each exhibition contains a large assortment of images, biographical text, multimedia and memorabilia. All part of Dance Collection Danse’s continuing effort to digitize its archives, exhibitions offer fascinating glimpses of Canadian dance history. This is an […]