Step into <i>Burnwater: Alchemy</i>

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Step into Burnwater: Alchemy

posted by REBECCA DINGWELL, Nov 17/16

Mocean Dance’s Burnwater: Alchemy combines music, dance and a welcoming set. comments      0


Dance review: Live Art's New Works succeeds in the abstract

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Dance review: Live Art's New Works succeeds in the abstract

posted by MICHAEL LAKE, Jan 12/17

This weekend's show features two pieces rooted in science. comments      0


Big in Japan—and Halifax

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Big in Japan—and Halifax

posted by ALLIE GRAHAM, Nov 3/16

Dancer David Romero returns to Halifax for the Atlantic Flamenco Festival. comments      0


15 years of Mocean in motion

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15 years of Mocean in motion

posted by ASHLEY CORBETT, Sep 22/16

The dance company reaches an anniversary about persistence, perseverance and dedication. comments      0


Mocean’s early days

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Mocean’s early days

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Sep 22/16

Mocean Dance's five founders set up a company built to last comments      0


FODAR is bringing dance to centre stage

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FODAR is bringing dance to centre stage

posted by ASHLEY CORBETT, Aug 25/16

Take a trip to the 3rd Festival of Dance Annapolis Royal. comments      0


Dancing on the new flamenco wave

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Dancing on the new flamenco wave

posted by LAURA KENINS, Mar 24/16

Montreal’s La Otra Orilla pushes flamenco’s traditional limits. comments      0


What happens at the laboratory for dance experiments

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What happens at the laboratory for dance experiments

posted by TARA THORNE, Feb 25/16

Flamenco meets live hip-hop at Kinetic’s Open Studio Series. comments      0


“The audience is going for a ride”

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“The audience is going for a ride”

posted by MICHAEL LAKE, Jan 21/16

Ordinary Rebels stages three high-energy dance pieces. comments      0


<i>Juxtapose</i> is a performance to smash the patriarchy

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Juxtapose is a performance to smash the patriarchy

posted by ADRIA YOUNG, Jan 14/16

Live Art Dance brings interdisciplinary piece to North America.  comments      0


<i>Akshongay</i> will take your breath away

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Akshongay will take your breath away

posted by LIZZY HILL, Aug 20/15

Maybe the Nova Dance performers really are weightless. comments      1


Aziza’s charms

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Aziza’s charms

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, May 14/15

The world famous bellydancer makes a brief stop in Halifax, one night only. comments      1


Getting physical

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Getting physical

posted by ADRIA YOUNG, May 7/15

For the 2015 Mayworks Festival, a mixed media piece about the hidden work of dance. comments      0


That’s So You

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That’s So You

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Apr 23/15

Vancouver dance theatre Out Innerspace’s Me So You So Me is a larger than life, hyper-realistic dialogue. comments      0


Mocean Dance’s survival in a wild land

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Mocean Dance’s survival in a wild land

posted by LAURA KENINS, Apr 23/15

Premiering this month, Mocean Dance’s new piece, Sable Island, expresses the power and courage of Halifax dancers. comments      2


On the Verge

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On the Verge

posted by LINDSAY RAINING BIRD, Mar 26/15

Votive Dance’s Verge reframes the way you think about music and dance. comments      0


Reconnect to flamenco

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Reconnect to flamenco

posted by KATE WATSON, Mar 19/15

Tapas, flamenco and a welcome escape from winter with Virginia Castro Duran. comments      0


Ballet BC’s rising star

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Ballet BC’s rising star

posted by KATE WATSON, Feb 5/15

Innovative Ballet BC brings three varied pieces to town. comments      0


La vie on stage

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La vie on stage

posted by SHANNON WEBB-CAMPBELL, Jan 22/15

Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada brings the legend of Edith Piaf to life. comments      0


Review: The Nutcracker

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Review: The Nutcracker

posted by SHANNON WEBB-CAMPBELL, Dec 11/14

High props from a Nutcracker newbie comments      0


Liliona Quarmyne: <i>Inside-Outside: the Dance of the Box</i>

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Liliona Quarmyne: Inside-Outside: the Dance of the Box

posted by JADE NAUSS, Oct 16/14

Quarmyne’s interactive dance piece speaks to anyone who juggles multiple roles in their lives comments      0


Pick your (dance) poison

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Pick your (dance) poison

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Sep 18/14

Let your preferences be your guide to the two packed stages of inaugural electronic dance music festival HelmFest. comments      0


Into The Woods

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Into The Woods

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Apr 24/14

The Woods, led by Alexis Cormier, is a force of nature in Atlantic Canada’s hip-hop dance scene. comments      0


<i>Burnwater</i>’s creative forge

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Burnwater’s creative forge

posted by MICHAEL LAKE, Sep 12/13

Burnwater combines dance, acting and sculpture into a once-in-a-lifetime experience. comments      0


Circus family

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Circus family

posted by KEVIN HARTFORD, Aug 2/12

Athletic and graceful, circus arts took off in Halifax with the opening of Atlantic Cirque. Kevin Hartford reports on the past 10 years. comments      0


Six years of Pink Velvet

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Six years of Pink Velvet

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, Apr 26/12

Halifax's burlesque lovers celebrate one troupe's anniversary, tempting us with beauties and cake. comments      0


JazzEast tips their hat to the '20s.

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JazzEast tips their hat to the '20s.

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, Mar 29/12

Out Like a Lion fest roars into the weekend with the Prohibition Swing Dance. comments      0


Mocean Dance's blank canvas

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Mocean Dance's blank canvas

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, Jan 19/12

This world premiere presented by Live Art Dance shows that Halifax has their finger on the pulse of contemporary dance. comments      0


Evoke evolves

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Evoke evolves

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, May 26/11

The Maritime Dance Performance Group presents eight contemporary dance pieces. comments      0


Gleaming the cube

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Gleaming the cube

posted by LAURA KENINS, Feb 17/11

Montreal dancer Paul-André Fortier and artist Rober Racine bring their collapsable shack to town in Cabane. comments      1


Stamos’ evolution

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Stamos’ evolution

posted by SUE CARTER FLINN, Jan 20/11

Dartmouth-born George Stamos returns to his roots for the world premiere of Montréal Danse’s Troglodyte Plastique comments      1


The Uncontainables: grab your tights and cape

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The Uncontainables: grab your tights and cape

posted by HOLLY GORDON, Jun 3/10

Thirtysomething Dance Co-operative members slip into their alter egos for a performance of super hero strength. comments      0


Mocean Dance: Live at 3

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Mocean Dance: Live at 3

posted by HOLLY GORDON, Mar 18/10

A world premiere of three new works. comments      1


Born to dance

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Born to dance

posted by CHARLENE DAVIS, Feb 11/10

For Mufaro Chakabuda, dancing is a passion, a livelihood and a connection to her Zimbabwean home. comments      3


When nature calls

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When nature calls

posted by VIRGINIA INSUA, Oct 1/09

Lisa Phinney’s new dance piece is a sobering look at human impact on the environment, inspired by a magical moment at Kejimkujik National Park. comments      0


Halifax Dance's 35th anniversary

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Halifax Dance's 35th anniversary

posted by SUE CARTER FLINN, Feb 19/09

Dreaming, desperate, devoted: Thirty-five years since the start of Halifax Dance, the challenges of making it here are pushing local dancers in all kinds of new directions. comments      2


Range of Mocean

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Range of Mocean

posted by HOLLY GORDON, Jan 22/09

Mocean Dance's world premiere of Sorrows combines dark, clownish theatrics with vaudeville flair comments      0


Nova Bhattacharya’s off the map

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Nova Bhattacharya’s off the map

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, Dec 4/08

A background in Indian classical dance isn’t necessary to appreciate Nova Bhattacharya’s mesmerizing Incantations. comments      0


Marie Chouinard's body of work

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Marie Chouinard's body of work

Oct 2/08

Marie Chouinard returns to Halifax with Orpheus and Eurydice, a tale of artmaking and the underworld. comments      0


Dance dance evolution

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Dance dance evolution

posted by JESSICA LINZEY, Sep 25/08

Halifax is home to Canada's only international flamenco company, thanks to Maria Osende's passion for the musical tradition. comments      0


Martin Belanger's body talks

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Martin Belanger's body talks

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, Sep 18/08

Martin Belanger's contemporary dance Grande Theorie unifiee mixes cheerleading, hip-hop and spoken word in a collage of movement. comments      0


Tedd Robinson's solo flight

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Tedd Robinson's solo flight

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, May 15/08

Acclaimed contemporary dancer chooses Halifax as the location for his final solo performance. Meredith Dault says goodbye, but not forever. comments      0


Rockin' Roll

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Rockin' Roll

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, Apr 24/08

Ame Henderson interprets contemporary dance through the structure of a live rock concert. comments      0


A cut above

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A cut above

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, Jan 17/08

Louise Bédard’s contemporary dance Ce qu’il en reste/What Remains draws inspiration from collage artist Hannah Höch. comments      0


On the move

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On the move

posted by MEREDITH DAULT, Dec 6/07

Watch Montréal Danse roll: Their new show has contemporary dance and hip-hop fans bouncing in their seats. comments      0


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Vol 24, No 38
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