Vancouver

Scotiabank Dance Centre

  • 677 Davie Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6B 2G6

The Dance Centre presents the Global Dance Connections series Focus Cia De Dança Still Reich Wednesday-Friday October 2-4, 2019 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver Founded in Rio de Janeiro in 2000 by Brazilian choreographer Alex Neoral, Focus Cia De Dança has found huge audience success at home and abroad with its surging physicality and poetic depth. Neoral’s artistic approach is rooted in Brazilian tradition but is fiercely modern, blending ballet and contemporary techniques. Still Reich comprises… more

The Dance Centre presents the Global Dance Connections series Lucy Guerin Inc Split Wednesday-Thursday October 16-17 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin’s sharp, elegant Split reflects the dilemmas of negotiating with oneself and others in a world of increased pressure and reduced resources. Two outstanding female dancers – one clothed and one naked – are framed by ever-diminishing dimensions of space and time with escalating intensity, accompanied by a… more

The Dance Centre presents the Global Dance Connections series Out Innerspace Dance Theatre Bygones Wednesday-Saturday December 11-14 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver Vancouver’s Out Innerspace Dance Theatre combines virtuosic, hyper-detailed choreography with visual magic to make engaging dance works which reflect a time of rapid change, of ever-shifting boundaries, and of conflict and hope. Bygones is a new work created and performed by co-directors David Raymond and Tiffany Tregarthen in… more

The Dance Centre presents the Global Dance Connections series Dana Michel CUTLASS SPRING Thursday-Saturday February 6-8 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver The audacious and original works of Montreal-based dance artist Dana Michel have earned international attention and prestigious awards including the Jardin d’Europe Award at ImPulsTanz (Vienna), and the Silver Lion for Innovation in Dance at the Venice Biennale. Michel breaks through conventions with her daring choreographies, rejecting… more

The Dance Centre presents the Global Dance Connections series Bill Coleman Dollhouse Thursday-Saturday March 12-14 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver In Dollhouse , Canadian contemporary dance master and choreographer Bill Coleman portrays a figure whose whole world is literally falling in around him. Inhabiting a cluttered room which collapses and breaks at his every touch, he shares the stage with sound artist Gordon Monahan, whose unique score accompanies the descent into theatrical disintegration. more

The Dance Centre presents Global Dance Connections Hillel Kogan We Love Arabs Thursday-Saturday April 23-25 | 8pm Scotiabank Dance Centre 677 Davie St, Vancouver We Love Arabs dives headlong into the toughest of questions - how can we co-exist within conflict? Somewhere in Tel Aviv, a Jewish choreographer enlists an Arab dancer to help create a work that will overcome fears and carry a message of peace. But as the work progresses, power struggles ensue; bodies resist control. Skewering choreographic fads as well as… more