HATCH

What is winter in Canada?

For the final HATCH presentation, multidisciplinary Winterreise Collective is exploring Franz Schubert’s celebrated song cycle through the personal lens of the diverse Canadian experience. Part concert, part play, part dance and part memoir, Winterreise Projekt weaves the classic and the contemporary, the public and the private, into a distinctly Canadian tapestry of winter.

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9 Loons: Constructing Our Future

Walk down almost any street in Toronto and you’re bound to run into a construction site. Toronto is actually the number one city in the world right now in terms of condo development. Eventual Ashes’ latest piece, 9 Loons, looks at the art of condo buying and the types of dreams people have about real estate ownership. 9 Loons asks: With all …

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Our Last Picture: A choreographic experiment

As our HATCH season continues, we welcome México/Costa Rica born and Montréal and Toronto based artist Andréa de Keijzer with her piece Our Last Picture. This group dance piece, which is an adaptation of Esthel Vogrig’s solo Mi Ultima Foto (My Last Photo), examines the moments that exist before and after a photograph, a performance and an event.

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A fabulous re-imagining of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s iconic bed-ins

HATCH, Harbourfront Centre’s annual performing arts residency programme, returns this month with four performances by rising, local artists. We launch the season with Reena Katz, who marks her first foray into a theatrical space with love takes the worry out of being close: public assemblies in bed with queers, a queer re-imagining of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s iconic bed-ins.

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HATCH and the power of the improvisational moment

HATCH has become an important place for thinking about how we create performance – a part of a conversation among artists as well as with our audiences.

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Apply to be a part of HATCH: Harbourfront Centre’s Performing Arts Residency

Harbourfront Centre is currently seeking proposals from Toronto-area artists and companies working in the field of performance for the HATCH 2013 series, guest curated by scenographer Trevor Schwellnus.

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Kids on TV present their new album, “Pantheon”!

We’re in the final week of HATCH 2012! Our last residency group is Kids on TV who are presenting a sneak peek at some of their work in progress

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Paper Laced with Gold

Margaret Evans spoke with Maggie MacDonald and Stephanie Markowitz, the artists behind this new musical project.

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Margaret Evans talks to Salvatore under some sheets

HATCH 2012 is up and running! Mortified rocked the Studio Theatre last week and this week we welcome Salvatore Antonio and The Empty Whole Group with THE SHEETS, THE….

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HATCH opens April 14th with Mortified

It was a beautiful warm/sunny day when Margaret Evans happened upon a rehearsal that Jenn Goodwin and Camilla Singh were having for their upcoming HATCH piece, Mortified.

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