Posts Categorized: Updates

Dancing on the Edge is hiring a General Manager!

Dancing on the Edge Festival Society General Manager Position Reporting to the Dancing on the Edge Festival’s Producer and the Board of Directors, the General Manager is responsible for the administration of the Festival including financial planning, marketing and development and human resources management. Financial Planning and Control Ensures financial controls are in place and… Read more »

#DOTE 2020 THANK YOU!!

As we close our 32nd annual Dancing on the Edge Festival (and our first to digitally stream our programs!) we would like to extend our thanks to all of our talented choreographers, dancers, creatives, and crew. We also show our gratitude for our festival staff, Firehall Arts Centre staff, our funding bodies and donors. In… Read more »

#DOTE2020 WISHING WELL OPENS TOMORROW NIGHT!!

Olivia C. Davies speaks with CBC Radio-Canada ICI Première’s Boulevard du Pacifique about Wishing Well For our #French-speaking #audience, #choreographer and #director Olivia C. Davies speaks with CBC Radio-Canada ICI Première’s Boulevard du Pacifique about Wishing Well, #ceremony, and the development of this piece from her work: Gidaashi: The Wind that Takes Us. Listen to… Read more »

DOTE 2020 Youtube Stream Technical Difficulties

Thank you for supporting our Dancing on the Edge Festival 2020 as we move forward in a new direction. This is the first year that we have presented #dance through digital streaming on #Youtube. Over the weekend, we experienced a couple of technical glitches with our setup and apologise for any inconvenience this may have… Read more »

20 Questions with Idan Cohen | Vancouver Presents

TRIONFI AMORE (The triumph of love) Idan Cohen | Ne. Sans Opera and Dance Israel/Vancouver OPENS TOMORROW NIGHT!!   TUE 7 JULY@ 9PM THU 9 JULY @ 9PM Socially-distanced LIVE #performances at the Firehall Arts Centre – Courtyard. Tickets: $15. Book Now! Inspired by the opera ‘Orfeo ed Euridice’, Trionfi Amore is part of Cohen’s… Read more »

#DOTE2020 Trailer!

Check out our #DOTE2020 trailer on Youtube! Our Dancing on the Edge Festival runs from 2-11 July, 2020. LIVE WORKS at the Firehall Arts Centre – Theatre and Courtyard plus ONLINE WORKS (EDGEs) and Dance Cafe! Book tickets to our LIVE WORKS and register for our ONLINE works now: dancingontheedge.org.   Feat. works from: Shay… Read more »

DOTE2020 on JayMinter.com

The 32nd Annual Dancing on the Edge Festival moves in a new direction!   Festival Producer Donna Spencer recently announced “We are very disappointed that Dancing on the Edge Festival 2020 which was scheduled from July 2-11 will not be moving forward as originally planned. The festival would have included a presentation of over thirty… Read more »

DOTE2020 Schedule Announcement on June 25!

The 32nd Annual Dancing on the Edge Festival Moves Forward in a Different Form! July 2 – 11, 2020 Schedule announcement on June 25! An eagerly anticipated highlight of the Lower Mainland’s dance season each July is Canada’s longest-running contemporary dance festival, Dancing on the Edge. For the 2020 festival, we are happy to announce… Read more »

#DOTE2020

The 32nd Annual Dancing on the Edge Festival Moves Forward in a Different Form! July 2 – 11, 2020   An eagerly anticipated highlight of the Lower Mainland’s dance season each July is Canada’s longest-running contemporary dance festival, Dancing on the Edge. For the 2020 festival, we are happy to announce that we aren’t cancelling, but excited… Read more »

RADIO CANADA CHATS TO NASIM LOOTIJ & ISABELLE KIROUAC

For our French-speaking audiences: Radio Canda chats with Isabelle Kirouac who is performing in Habitats as part of the Courtyard Works at the Dancing on the Edge Festival 2019! Radio Canada chats with Nasim Lootij of Moi-Men-Man playing as part of EDGE TWO at the Dancing on the Edge Festival 2019 (scroll down to 8… Read more »