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Zhenya Cerneacov, From The Ballroom To The Contemporary Stage

Zhenya Cerneacov, tells us about his journey from ballroom dancing in Chisinau to co-founder of The School of Cadence Ballet and Throwdown Collective, in Toronto. DANCEWORKS: Can you tell us about your home in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. How did you spend your early dancing days? ZHENYA: I was born...

Looking Back at Yvonne Ng’s Show

DanceWorks presented Yvonne Ng/tiger princess dance projects’ In Search of the Holy Chop Suey and Zhong Xin this past weekend. The work asked, “In what location, time, or space, does identity reside?” through a solo danced by Yvonne Ng, and a trio with dancers Mairéad Filgate, Irvin Chow, and Luke...

Yvonne Ng Choreographs Two World Premieres

DanceWorks presents Yvonne Ng/tiger princess dance projects’s In Search of the Holy Chop Suey and Zhong Xin on November 24 -26 at 8pm. We spoke with choreographer Yvonne Ng about the upcoming world premieres and her creative process, which included working with the dancers in isolation from each other for...

#DesignforDance

Designing for Dance (#DesignforDance #danceTO) is a collaborative project between TOES FOR DANCE and DanceWorks, funded by the Metcalf Foundation. Designing for Dance explores how Design Thinking approaches can activate new possibilities for public engagement with Toronto’s professional dance community. The project will focus on ways that co-designing with stakeholders...

LONE WOLF, Joshua Beamish

LONE WOLF is an evening of solos, each exploring facets of Joshua’s persona, both public and private. We sat down with Joshua to learn more about the work and his process, and soon discovered that there was a time, when he almost stopped performing. Here is an expert of our conversation....

Musician Xia Qiu He on ‘Made in China’

Qiu Xia He, musician and collaborator on the work, Made in ChinaMade in China, tells DanceWorks about her early musical influences and experience working with artists from different genres. DANCEWORKS: Can you talk about how you began your music career? QIU XIA HE: When I grew up in China, during...