Posts By: Dancing on the Edge

Choreographer Talkbacks

Stick around following these performances to hear choreographers discuss their work.  July 3, 9pm EDGE 1 with Justine A. Chambers, Karissa Barry, Vanessa Goodman and Constance Cooke.    July 5,  8pm EDGE UP with Natalie Tin Yin Gan, Naomi Brand, Thoenn Glover, Michael Kong July 7,  7pm EDGE 2 with Alvin Erasga Tolentino, Serge Bennathan… Read more »

Get your festival guide!

The Dancing on the Edge guides have hit the streets and are available from the following official guide distributors: The Firehall Arts Centre  – 280 East Cordova The Dance Centre – 677 Davie The Dance Shop – 1089 West Broadway Duck Feet Dance – 1097 Marine Drive in North Van & 1447 Marine Drive in West Van Live… Read more »

Your Passport to a Dance Adventure!

Introducing the Dance Passport, your guide to a dance adventure that takes you through to streets, parks & hidden places of Vancouver! Best of all, it’s free and if you explore enough dance frontiers, you’ll earn a free ticket! See any of the six free/by donation, site-specific shows at the festival & collect stamps along the way. Dusk… Read more »

Annual General Meeting Brunch

What: Notice is hereby given of the Dancing on the Edge Festival Society’s Annual General Meeting. Where: Firehall Arts Centre (upstairs studio) 280 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC When: Sunday January 18, brunch at 12 noon followed by the meeting at 12:30pm Join us for the Dancing on the Edge Festival Society’s Annual General Meeting… Read more »

Review: The Body In Question

by Sarah Cruickshank On today’s stages, there’s no shortage of thoughtful and creative works from talented dance artists and creators – original choreographies that pull you in through the sheer magnificence of the movements. With risk-takers all around us, it’s rare to find a work that truly goes against the grain; we often see inventive… Read more »

DANCE TALK

Join us for these free dialogues about dance at the Firehall during the festival! Mon July 7, 7pm – Connecting Past & Present: where traditional & contemporary dance meet Featuring Michelle Olson (Raven Spirit Dance), Starr Muranko, Olivia C Davies, & Maria Simone, rehearsal director for Lara Kramer Danse. A free pre-show talk preceding Lara Kramer’s NGS (“Native Girl… Read more »

A Passport to Dance Adventures!

Introducing the Dance Passport, your guide to a dance adventure that takes you through to streets, parks & hidden places of Vancouver! Best of all, it’s free and if you explore enough dance frontiers, you’ll earn a free ticket!See any of the below free/by donation, site-specific shows & collect stamps along the way:Dusk Dances – July 4 –… Read more »

Dance conference during the Edge!

We are excited that the Canadian Society for Dance Studies will be hosting a conference at SFU in downtown Vancouver during the festival this year. Conference participants get a special pass rate for the Edge – ask about it when you register. For more information check out the Canadian Society for Dance Studies website.

Dancing on the Edge AGM & Community Forum

Monday February 17, 2014 Where: Firehall Arts Centre 280 East Cordova Street Vancouver, BC  V6A 1L3 Time: 6:30PM Light refreshments will be served Following the AGM, please join us for the first in a series of Community Forums focusing on the future of the Dancing on the Edge Festival. In 2013, Dancing on the Edge… Read more »