The 2019 VIDF presents breathtaking, exhilarating, provocative global dance!

2019 Vancouver International Dance Festival

The Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF) announces its breathtaking 2019 festival season, showcasing a month-long program replete with exhilarating performances by both internationally revered artists and lauded Vancouver performers, engaging workshops, and a plethora of interactive dance activities, March 4 to 30, 2019 at various venues throughout Vancouver. The 2019 VIDF will showcase Canadian premieres from Japan’s sensational Dairakudakan - a VIDF audience favourite - as well as Taiwan’s Tjimur Dance Theatre - appearing in Vancouver for the very first time; three world premieres from Vancouver’s own Vision Impure, Olivia C. Davies, and Leslie Telford; two West Coast premieres from East Coast artists Manuel Roque (Montreal), and 10 Gates Dancing (Ottawa), among many others.