MOVE: the company (10th Anniversary celebration)

The Royal Ballet, Heather Dotto, Cai Glover

Vancouver Playhouse

Thur July 2 8:30pm Vancouver Playhouse Buy Tickets

To celebrate their 10 Year Milestone, MOVE: the company presents a new program of duets created by Joshua Beamish and featuring artists of London’s The Royal Ballet, Smuin Ballet in San Francisco, Ballet Kelowna, Ballet Jorgen, former The Royal Winnipeg Ballet Principal dancer Jo-ann Sundermeier and the return of two of the founding principal artists of MOVE: the company, Heather Dotto and Cai Glover.

“..that just might be Beamish’s genius— his ability to create theatrics without theatrics.”- Sarah Osterman, Chicago Stage Standard

“.. one of the most gratifying evenings of dance presented on New York’s downtown arts scene this season” – Lisa Jo Sagolla, Backstage Magazine

bristles with movement invention, musical insight and subtle observations about human manners, decorum and the passions that lie beneath them.” – Michael Crabb, Toronto Star

Tickets $27 – 42 (not on sale through the Firehall Box Office, must be purchased through Ticketweb). Note, Dancing on the Edge passes CANNOT be used for this show.


Canadian choreographer Joshua Beamish founded MOVE: the company in 2005. His works have since extensively toured throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. He has created in collaboration with The Royal Ballet for Draftworks, NYCB Principal dancers Wendy Whelan for Restless Creature and Ashley Bouder for The Ashley Bouder Project, The National Ballet of Canada’s YOUdance, Compania Nacional de Danza de Mexico, South Africa’s Cape Dance Company, Toronto Dance Theatre and with Cirque du Soleil for World EXPO Shanghai. He is a current member of The Joyce Theatre’s Young Leader’s Circle Committee and an alumni of the NY Choreographic Institute.