September 20, 2017
Celebrate what Vancouver and the rest of BC has to offer! Tap into the pulse of the city with arts and culture festivals, food events, and more.
Citadel + Compagnie launches its 2017/18 Bright Nights season with the world premiere of Michael Caldwell’s Factory, September 20-23, 2017 at The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance. The anticipated first full-length work from Caldwell, the Toronto-based choreographer and two-time Dora Award-winner, will transport audiences to a post-traumatic world in which we have lost all known ability to… more
Kokoro Dance presents the world premiere of the provocative and primal Embryotrophic Cavatina, the company’s latest full-length butoh work 20-years in the making, Sept. 20-23 and 26-29, 2017 at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre. Choreographed by Kokoro Dance Directors & award-winning dance artists Barbara Bourget and Jay Hirabayashi, and set to the heartrending but uplifting… more
The human longing for the unattainable inspires Saudade, a powerful and emotional new ensemble work by acclaimed choreographer Joshua Beamish. The title is derived from the Portuguese word saudade which represents a deep, constant desire for a reality that does not, and probably cannot, exist. Merging elegant balletic lines with street-style dynamism and drive, the work conjures up fleeting… more