Dance

Events listing

Dance Ontario – DanceWeekend’18

January 19-21, 2018

Totally unique and completely captivating, DanceWeekend’18 is a veritable feast of globally inspired dance from 25 professional companies presenting in Toronto throughout the year. Presented in association with Harbourfront Centre.

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Ronald K Brown/EVIDENCE presented by dance Immersion

February 2- 3, 2018

dance Immersion proudly celebrates 23 years of supporting, promoting and producing dancers and dances of the African Diaspora with welcoming back dynamic dance company Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE for a full evening presentation.

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DanceWorks: Dancers of Damelahamid – Flicker

February 9-10, 2018

Directed by choreographer and performer Margaret Grenier, Flicker is an evocative multimedia dance piece performed by Vancouver-based Indigenous dance company, Dancers of Damelahamid of the Gitxsan Nation.

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DanceWorks: Human Body Expression – Chasing the Path

March 15-17, 2018

This 60-minute quartet investigates the beauty and pain of memory. Choreographer Hanna Kiel taps into her personal experience of loss, asking how we move into the present while still feeling pain from the past.

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Toronto Dance Theatre – Glass Fields

March 20-24, 2018

Toronto Dance Theatre celebrates its 50th anniversary with Glass Fields, a program of new works inspired by Christopher House’s hyperkinetic masterwork Glass Houses (1983).

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BoucharDanse – Histoire d’amour

April 5- 7, 2018

Histoire d’amour is an ode to love, to its vulnerability, beauty, darkness and strength; a peek at the courage it takes to continue looking for what love means in each of us. / En suivant le parcours touchant et ludique de deux amoureux intemporels, Histoire d’amour fait surgir l’essence même de cette émotion éthérée dont nous ne pouvons nous passer.

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Femmes du Feu – Circus Sessions 2018

April 27-28, 2018

Now in its fourth year, Circus Sessions is a week-long creative laboratory featuring 15 national and international contemporary circus artists from all disciplines. The show is the culmination of these five exciting days.

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DanceWorks: Gadfly – UNBXBL 2

May 3- 5, 2018

UNBXBL 2 is a mixed bill featuring two of the company’s most requested works and two world premieres that highlight Gadfly’s signature style, which is rooted in urban dance and captivating artistry.

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Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company

May 4- 6, 2018

Enjoy a captivating and exhilarating evening of flamenco and Spanish dance performed with power and elegance by this award winning company of dancers and musicians.

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Ballet Creole – Cry Freedom

May 11-13, 2018

This dance/drama commemorates the story of Chloe Cooley, an enslaved woman in Upper Canada whose struggles in 1793 helped stage for the Underground Railroad.

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Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre – Alien Grace

May 25-26, 2018

Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre’s 17th NextSteps edition features five seasoned choreographers and eleven young dance artists who seek such gracious notes through one of its paramount instruments – the human form in motion.

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