DanceHouse launches its 15th year with Double Murder

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      DanceHouse has announced that it will open its 15th season with the Canadian premiere of Double Murder.

      The high-energy double bill will be performed at the Vancouver Playhouse on Friday, October 21, and Saturday, October 22.

      Created by choreographer/composer Hofesh ShechterDouble Murder is described as "an exploration of the chaotic and oppressive forces present within our modern times". It features two distinctly contrasting works, Clowns and The Fix.

      Todd MacDonald

      “We are delighted to open our 15th anniversary season with the highly anticipated return of the inimitable Hofesh Shechter Company,” says DanceHouse artistic and executive director Jim Smith in a news release. “The company’s explosive energy and rhythmically intricate choreography will bring audiences on a spellbinding journey of raw and emotional discovery," adds Smilth, "from the urgent movement and pounding beats of Clowns to the calming and meditative sounds of The Fix.”

      Double Murder has a 95-minute running time, and includes one intermission.

      Tickets start at $35 and you can find them here.