Rough Cuts – Visible Bodies Collective

Dance Victoria Studios 111-2750 Quadra Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Choreographers & Performers: Visible Bodies Collective Visible Bodies Collective, founded by Lindsay Delaronde (Kanienkehaka) and co-founders Cheryl Henhawke (Kanienkehaha, Seneca), Elowynn Rose (Metis), and Nicole Mandryk (Anishinaabe, Ukrainian), is an inter-cultural, inter-generational group of BIPOC artists and dancers, who come from many nations and places across Turtle Island. Their core value is creating safe spaces […]

Rough Cuts – Bearing Witness

Dance Victoria Studios 111-2750 Quadra Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Choreographer: Kemi Craig Bearing Witness uses choreography, improvisational dance, sensory responsive technology, and audience engagement to amplify the connection between spectatorship and performativity (the interdependent relationship between certain words and actions — as when a word or sentence implies an action). During her Dance Victoria residency, Kemi Craig collaborated with multimedia artist/entrepreneur Justin Love to […]

Recurring Event BODYTRAFFIC

BODYTRAFFIC

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Mixed Repertoire BODYTRAFFIC from Los Angeles delivers performances that inspire audiences simply to love dance through a compelling style that “suggests invention, attitude, and urban edge” (Boston Globe) by renowned contemporary choreographers. In 2015, the Obama administration selected BODYTRAFFIC to be U.S. cultural ambassadors to the Middle East through Dance Motion USA, followed by countries in […]

Recurring Event BODYTRAFFIC

BODYTRAFFIC

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Mixed Repertoire BODYTRAFFIC from Los Angeles delivers performances that inspire audiences simply to love dance through a compelling style that “suggests invention, attitude, and urban edge” (Boston Globe) by renowned contemporary choreographers. In 2015, the Obama administration selected BODYTRAFFIC to be U.S. cultural ambassadors to the Middle East through Dance Motion USA, followed by countries in […]

Recurring Event Dance Theatre of Harlem

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Mixed Repertoire Formed at the height of the civil rights movement, Dance Theatre of Harlem has created a space for dancers of every colour and background to express themselves freely. The legendary company continues to be a beacon of inclusion, innovation and moving art, performing a forward-thinking repertoire of treasured classics, neoclassical works by Balanchine and resident […]

Recurring Event Dance Theatre of Harlem

Dance Theatre of Harlem

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Mixed Repertoire Formed at the height of the civil rights movement, Dance Theatre of Harlem has created a space for dancers of every colour and background to express themselves freely. The legendary company continues to be a beacon of inclusion, innovation and moving art, performing a forward-thinking repertoire of treasured classics, neoclassical works by Balanchine and resident […]

Ballet Edmonton with Victoria Symphony

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Music in Motion Co-produced by Dance Victoria and Victoria Symphony. The exquisite artists of Ballet Edmonton, led by Artistic Director Wen Wei Wang, arrive to set music in motion with a dazzling choreographic collection. The eclectic evening features dance set to Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons and a new choreographic commission of Ian Cusson’s instrumental telling of the legend Le […]

Ballet Edmonton with Victoria Symphony

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Music in Motion Co-produced by Dance Victoria and Victoria Symphony. The exquisite artists of Ballet Edmonton, led by Artistic Director Wen Wei Wang, arrive to set music in motion with a dazzling choreographic collection. The eclectic evening features dance set to Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons and a new choreographic commission of Ian Cusson’s instrumental telling of the legend Le […]

Recurring Event Malpaso Dance Company

Malpaso Dance Company

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Carrying Floor woman with water Indomitable Waltz Tabula Rasa Malpaso Dance Company has become one of the most sought-after Cuban dance companies with a growing international profile. Committed to collaborating with top international choreographers and nurturing new voices in Cuban choreography, the company brings a diverse program that lays contemporary dance atop intentional storytelling to create […]

Recurring Event Malpaso Dance Company

Malpaso Dance Company

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Carrying Floor woman with water Indomitable Waltz Tabula Rasa Malpaso Dance Company has become one of the most sought-after Cuban dance companies with a growing international profile. Committed to collaborating with top international choreographers and nurturing new voices in Cuban choreography, the company brings a diverse program that lays contemporary dance atop intentional storytelling to create […]