Canadian Opera Company’s Free Noon Hour Concert Series
This Concert Series takes place in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, a space with a breathtaking city-scape backdrop. DanceWorks’ Mainstage choreographers and dancers share an excerpt of an upcoming performance and then participate in a Q & A with the audience.
Upcoming dates COC Free Noon Hour Concert Series:
Thu. Feb 7, 2019, 12–1 p.m.
Kaha:wi Dance Theatre
Kaha:wi Dance Theatre presents a preview of Blood Tides, an inter-generational, inter-cultural and interdisciplinary performance work led by a powerhouse team of international Indigenous female collaborators from Canada, United States and New Zealand. The creation is a re-matriation to the house of humanity, the womb, the performance opens a sacred space to power up feminine voice, body and spirit.
Thu. Feb. 28, 2019, 12–1 p.m.
Jaberi Dance Theatre
No Woman’s Land
Ahead of the World Premiere in March, Jaberi Dance Theatre presents a preview of No Woman’s Land, an evocative new work based on real stories of women in refugee camps.The work uses dance, multi-media and verbatim theatre to explore the issues of displacement and gender based violence while honouring the courage, resilience, and extraordinary stories of survival of these women.