Danceworks turns 30 in typical style

Danceworks opened last night at Harbourfront with its 30th edition, presenting four women choreographers and performance artists as part of its collaboration with the Women’s Cultural Building festival. That the evening was dominated by women makes it no...

Chor├ęgraphies d’artistes (excerpt)

Despite numerous possible modes of choreography, all the visual artists invited for the series Chor├ęgraphies d’artistes (at Tangente in Montreal, November 12 to 27, 1982) presented works for solo or duo dancers, or more justly, solo or duo performers. Few of the...

Governor General winners drawn from a broad canvas

“Very humbling,” was Tanya Mars's reaction yesterday to being named one of eight winners of the 9th annual Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts. “I never thought in a million years the award would go to a performance...