Kasandra ‘La China’, Artistic Director of Mozaico Flamenco, shares a vibrant celebration of the many faces of flamenco in a program of virtuosic solos, in the latest edition of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! series. Using Spanish and Chinese fans, Sevillan silk shawls, and flamenco’s famous rapid-fire footwork, this intimate program is a showcase of the technical skill, passion and artistry of one of Vancouver’s most brilliant flamenco exponents. This pre-recorded performance will also include a short… more
The Dance Centre
- 677 Davie St
- Vancouver, BC V6B 2G6
- Phone: 604.606.6400, Toll Free: 1.877.649.3010
Established in 1986 as a resource centre for the dance profession and the public in British Columbia, The Dance is a multifaceted organization offering a range of activities which is unparalleled in Canadian dance.
The Dance Centre:
- supports dance professionals through programs, residencies, resources and services;
- presents performances and public events featuring all genres and styles of dance;
- operates Scotiabank Dance Centre, one of Canada's leading dance buildings and a hub for dance activity;
- and provides information about dance through the BC Dance Directory, the BC Dance calendar, and other resources on its website, thedancecentre.ca.
- COVID-19 Safety Plan URL: https://thedancecentre.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/SBDC-Protocols-Updated-Jan-2021.pdf
- Partially Accessible:
Seasons Of Operation:
- Year Opened: 2001
- Description Scotiabank Dance Centre has a board room, a production/presentation space and two multipurpose dance studios which are suitable for meetings, receptions and special events. Full details and theatre tech rider: http://thedancecentre.ca/facility_rentals/rentals.
- Largest Room 200
- Total Sq. Ft. 2852
- Theatre Capacity 154
- Number of Rooms 4
The Dance Centre’s annual International Dance Day events move online for 2021, celebrating the art of dance through a program of digital events. Six micro-commissions feature short dance films from a diverse group of artists including bharata natyam dancer Ashvini Sundaram, Latin specialist Arely Santana, and contemporary dancer Xin Hui Ong. Amber Funk Barton of the response. curates a special edition of her popular Dance Café initiative on Instagram Live; and TomoeArts and Lesley Telford/Inverso Productions host a… more