Embrace Montreal artist Jacques Poulin-Denis’s fearless, authentic-feeling hybridity, and you will find moments of sheer artistry.
At least a few of these eclectic little pieces are bound to make their way into larger, more fully realized form, grapefruits, chairs, and all.
Vancouver’s 605 Collective is like a working laboratory, constantly pushing itself with new collaborations.
It is refreshing to see these kinds of risks being taken in a funding-crunched era where caution seems to rule.
French choreographic sensation Mourad Merzouki has had no trouble explaining what attracted him to the Brazilian dancers who set Vancouver on fire last night.
Those who have followed Serge Bennathan’s career will be fascinated by some of his revelations here as he tells his story, mostly seated at centre stage in front of a laptop.
Where do you start talking about Ballet British Columbia’s latest program?
“Better than LSD!” one viewer enthused on his way out of the Playhouse.
Maybe you had to be there.
The double bill, inspired by two historic French-speaking artists, met with a standing O and is an early contender for dance show of the year.