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2018 Vancouver International Dance Festival Four Canadian premieres from New York’s Shen Wei Dance Arts and White Wave Dance, Mexico’s Compañía de Danza Experimental de Lola Lince, and Hungary’s Ferenc Fehér; coupled with a West Coast premiere from Montreal’s Lucie Grégoire Danse; and a world premiere from Vancouver’s Amber Funk Barton/the response, among many others. (Vancouver, March 1-24)

Artist-in-Residence Studio Showing: Flamenco Rosario (Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver, March 29)  

 WEE/Francesco Scavetta - Hardly Ever

WEE/Francesco Scavetta - Hardly Ever

WEE/Francesco Scavetta - Hardly Ever Four Norwegian performers use dance, text and music, along with a quirky retro stage set, to test the gap between expectations and the unexpected. (Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver, April 5-7)  

Ballet Hispanic presented by Dance Victoria, Royal Theatre, Victoria, April 6-7  

 Co. erasga presents collected, traces and still here.

Co. erasga presents collected, traces and still here.

Collected, Traces and Still Here presented by Co. ERASGA (Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Burnaby, April 18-21)

Discover Dance! series: Arts Umbrella Dance Company  (Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver, April 26

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre presented by Dance Victoria (Royal Theatre, Victoria,  May 1)  


Karen Jamieson has been inducted into the Canadian Dance Hall of Fame joining Veronica Tennant, Danny Grossman, Joan and Jerry Lozinski, Ola Skanks, Rina Singha, Alan and Blanche Lund, René Highway, and Jeanne Renaud.


The Sources of Sound in Our Dancing Jennifer Mascall 8 classes  / Ben Brown  2 classes (Vancouver, March 6, 8, 13, 15 and 20, 22) 

Speaking of Dance: Tap Dance and Jazz Music - The Evolution of an Art Form A public conversation moderated by Sas Selfjord, Vancouver Tap Dance Society. (SFU Woodwards, Vancouver, April 10).  

Mascall Dance | BLOOM - Artist in Residency The focus of this residency is choreographic work midway through its creative development. Interdisciplinary work is welcomed. Solos are not accepted for this residency. June 11 - July 17.  


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