DanceHouse season boasts new Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young work, plus MOMIX, Marie Chouinard, and more

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      DanceHouse has announced an expanded six-show 2018-19 season that features a new work by Betroffenheit creators Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young, an acrobatic MOMIX spectacle, and the latest wild vision from Montreal icon Marie Chouinard.

      From France, Company Wang Ramirez’s B-boy-and-martial-artist-mixing Borderline kicks off the season on October 26 and 27 at the Vancouver Playhouse. November 21 to 24 brings Akram Khan’s kathak-inspired Chotto Desh to a new venue for DanceHouse: SFU Woodward’s in the Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, in a copro with SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs and Théâtre la Seizième.

      February 6 to 9, 2019, in the same theatre, Australia’s Jacob Boehme and ILBIJERRI Theatre Company present the Aboriginal, HIV-activist, autobiographical Blood on the Dance Floor. It's copresented with SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs and Talking Stick Festival.

      February 20 to 23, 2019, at the Playhouse, from choreographer Pite and writer-actor Young comes the new Revisor. The dance-theatre work is being described as a mix of "classic farce with radical change". The pair's award-winning Betroffenheit is playing tonight (March 14) through Saturday (March 17) at the Vancouver Playhouse.

      March 15 and 16, 2019, Compagnie Marie Chouinard’s erotically charged Hieronymus Bosch: The Garden of Earthly Delights, inspired by the famous painting, plays at the same venue.

      And from the U.S., MOMIX delivers its mix of ballet and circus for the season ender on April 12 an 13, 2019 at the Playhouse. Its show, Viva MOMIX, and Chotto Desh are being marketed as two family-friendly presentations. 

      Speaking of Dance presentations and master classes will accompany the shows.

      Subscription renewal begins March 14, and new ones go on sale April 16. Single tickets are available starting September 10. Find more info here.

      MOMIX mixes acrobatics and dance
      Charles Paul Azzopardi

       

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