2023/24 Artist in Residence
Stacey Horton has been creating original works for over 25 years. A graduate of Dance and Theatre from Simon Fraser University, Stacey has a multi-disciplinary approach to making and performing new pieces. She has worked with musicians, filmmakers, actors, poets and Olympic divers.
Horton’s work has been presented in Western Canada and Seattle by Dancing on the Edge, Gambling Soles Productions, Calgary’s Dance Explosions, Seattle’s Under Construction Series, and in Victoria by Bounce, Suddenly Dance Theatre and Dance Victoria. As well, her dance films Self-Storage and Hazina have screened in film festivals in Canada, the USA, Australia and Canary Islands. Horton is the winner of Dance Victoria’s 2018 Chrystal Dance Prize for Independent Artists for her work, Concussion, which presented in Berlin in August 2018. The work premiere in Victoria in 2019 to four sold-out performances and was remounted for Brain Injury awareness week at the University of Victoria. Concussion was produced in partnership with the Cridge Centre for the Family through a CRD Equity Grant.