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A podcast about dance and movement-based performing arts. Dirty Feet is a unique, informed and accessible conversation surrounding artistic creation with the dance industry, and the role of movement in people’s lives. Archived from iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/dirty-feet/id580418635. Items in this collection are restricted.



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Apr 2, 2018 Allison Burns
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This episode covers the third edition of the Dark Horse Dance Projects which took place in September 2017. Host, Allison Elizabeth Burns, starts off the episode by interviewing Project Leader, [ … ]
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Dec 1, 2017 Allison Burns
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In a very special episode, Allison interviews her childhood dance teacher. Judith Davies has been a pillar of the Ottawa dance community for many years. She is the Director and [ … ]
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Jun 10, 2017 Allison Burns
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Dirty Feet host, Allison Elizabeth Burns is premiering the multidisciplinary show, Do You Want to Live Forever?, at the Ottawa Fringe Festival this summer. In this episode she speaks with co-creator [ … ]
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May 10, 2017 Allison Burns
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Award winning, multi-faceted artist, Marie-Josée Chartier is presenting work in Ottawa this week. She speaks with Allison about scale, big projects and small projects, her company, Chartier Danse, working with [ … ]
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May 7, 2017 Allison Burns
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Dirty Feet Resident Composer, Tristan Henry is a composer, multi-instrumentalist and music teacher based in Montreal. Although we hear his music every episode, the last time he was on the [ … ]
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May 2, 2017 Allison Burns
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May 12th in Wakefield, QC, Jordan Es is producing the event, Rooted Contemporary Dance. The show is a double bill featuring Jordan’s choreography, The Idea of the North and a [ … ]
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Apr 15, 2017 Allison Burns
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Mathilde Papillon describes her vision for bringing together dance and science. She recently gave a TEDxKanata talk on Novel ways to talk science: dancing relativity. A student at the French [ … ]
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Mar 28, 2017 Allison Burns
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Propeller Dance is an integrated contemporary dance company based in Ottawa. The organization is recognized as a leader in Canada for their innovative, inclusive creations and teaching practices. I speak [ … ]
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Mar 14, 2017 Allison Burns
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Sylvie Desrosiers is not only the Director of Contemporary Dance Studies at The School of Dance (see episode #181), she is also an established choreographer, and the Artistic Director of [ … ]
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Mar 4, 2017 Allison Burns
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Laura Taler is a multitalented artist who has worked as a choreographer, dance-film director and visual artist. She is presenting an exhibition at Gallery 101 titled, The soft and the [ … ]
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Feb 27, 2017 Allison Burns
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This episode features a conversation with Sylvie Desrosiers, the Director of Contemporary Dance Studies at The School of Dance. We talk about the benefits of a conservatory-style training, successful program [ … ]
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Feb 23, 2017 Allison Burns
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The show TRUST, a requiem for wood and stone, by 10 Gates Dancing is being presented by the Ottawa Dance Directive in their upcoming Séries danse 10 / Series Dance [ … ]
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Feb 2, 2017 Allison Burns
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This episode features a complete episode of The Working Arts podcast by Erica Martin. The tables are turned, and Dirty Feet host, Allison Burns is interviewed. In this new podcast, Erica [ … ]
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Dec 14, 2016 Allison Burns
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The Ghomeshi Effect is a verbatim dance-theatre piece that tackles sexual violence in Canada. Creator and Director, Jessica Ruano, and Choreographer, Amelia Griffin, tell us about their work in theatre [ … ]
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Dec 2, 2016 Allison Burns
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Hannah Beach is an educator, artist, author and speaker with a background in social work. She is the founding director of Dandelion Dance, a company which creates empowering dance experiences [ … ]
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Nov 10, 2016 Allison Burns
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Karen Kaeja is an awarding-winning, Toronto-based artist. She is a dancer, choreographer, project instigator and co-artistic director of Kaeja d’Dance alongside her partner, Allen Kaeja. She is presenting her choreographic [ … ]
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Oct 19, 2016 Allison Burns
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Anik Bouvrette is a Franco-Ontarian choreographer and the Founder, Artistic Director & General Manager of Tara Luz Danse. The francophone contemporary dance company creates and tours work for all ages. [ … ]
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Oct 15, 2016 Allison Burns
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Amanda Bon is a professional dancer, pilates instructor, musician and scientist. In this interview she reveals her career experience, her adventure overcoming an injury and returning to dance, and her [ … ]
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Oct 12, 2016 Allison Burns
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Public Recordings is a Toronto-based performance company rooted in dance. They are touring their work, what we are saying this fall, wrapping up with a presentation at the Ottawa Dance [ … ]
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Sep 28, 2016 Allison Burns
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Serge Bennathan founded the Vancouver based company Les Productions Figlio in 2006 after spending 16 years as the artistic director of Toronto’s Dancemakers. This 12-time Dora Award nominee (two-time winner) [ … ]
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Aug 31, 2016 Allison Burns
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The last of a series of episodes covering the 2016 edition of the Dark Horse Dance Projects features an interview with the Technical Director and Lighting Designer, Fraser MacKinnon. Allison then [ … ]
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Jul 23, 2016 Allison Burns
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This episode features interviews with the remaining choreographers presenting work as a part of the Dark Horse Dance Projects. The first group of guests include choreographer, Charles Cardin-Bourbeau and his [ … ]
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Jul 22, 2016 Allison Burns
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In a continuation of the Dark Horse Dance Projects coverage, Allison interviews the artists presenting choreographic work in the showcase. First is solo artist Alexane Couture, followed by choreographer Amber [ … ]
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Jul 21, 2016 Allison Burns
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In this first of a series of episodes covering the 2016 edition of the Dark Horse Dance Projects (DHDP), the focus is on the team behind the project. Allison interviews [ … ]
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Jul 20, 2016 Allison Burns
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Dirty Feet is back in production on a semi-regular basis. Find out what is in the works for upcoming episodes.
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Feb 9, 2016 Allison Burns
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The Dirty Feet team is taking a break. After three years of releasing content weekly, we are taking some time off to arrange our next steps. If you are interested [ … ]
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Jan 8, 2016 Allison Burns
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Gerry Morita is the Artistic Director of Mile Zero Dance in Edmonton, Alberta. She tells Allison about her career as a performer, what she has learned along the way, and [ … ]
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Dec 29, 2015 Allison Burns
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Stéphanie Bernard returns to the Dirty Feet podcast to talk about her experience working as the rehearsal director for Catherine Laframboise Desjardins’ work It’s all about fictions. Catherine’s choreography will [ … ]
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Dec 23, 2015 Allison Burns
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This is the first of a series of episodes covering the 2016 edition of the Bouge d’ici Dance Festival. Liliane Moussa will be presenting her work Finale au sol alongside [ … ]
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Dec 15, 2015 Allison Burns
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A follow up from episode #63, Kati visits Studio 303 to speak with Artistic & General Director, Miriam Ginestier and Production & Technical Director, Andrea Joy Rideou. They cover Studio [ … ]
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Dec 9, 2015 Allison Burns
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The Segal Centre for Performing Arts in Montreal is presenting the play Tribes by Nina Raine. Actors Greg and Toni Ellwand sit down with Allison to discuss the production. The [ … ]
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Dec 3, 2015 Allison Burns
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Paul Chambers is an accomplished set and lighting designer who works primarily with dance. He worked as the Technical Director at Tangente: Laboratoire de Mouvement Contemporains for five years, and [ … ]
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Nov 25, 2015 Allison Burns
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Cette semaine, Kati a rencontré Evelyne Laforest et Rémi Laurin-Ouellette pour un déjeuner et conversation enthousiaste autour de leur spectacle en ouverture a Tangente le 26 novembre. Une soirée en [ … ]
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Nov 18, 2015 Allison Burns
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The company Joe Jack et John, directed by Catherine Bourgeois, brings together artists from different disciplines and background to create multidisciplinary, inclusive work. Allison speaks with performer Dorian Nuskind-Oder about [ … ]
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Nov 10, 2015 Allison Burns
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Cette semaine, Stéphanie Gaudreau et Daniel Proulx rejoignent Kati pour une conversation autour de l’Association Contact Improvisation et la 33e Jam International de Contact Improvisation de Montreal qui se tiendra [ … ]
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Nov 4, 2015 Allison Burns
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Melissa Tuplin is a dance artist as well as the Community Investment Assistant for the Calgary Arts Development. We discuss her involvement with Dancing Monkey Laboratories, her choreographic practice, and [ … ]
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Oct 29, 2015 Allison Burns
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Vancouver based independent educator David MacMurray Smith (Fantastic Space Enterprises Studio) guides us through his artistic journey in the professional world of Theatre, Ballet, Opera, Mime and Clown. David generously [ … ]
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Oct 20, 2015 Allison Burns
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Montreal’s MainLine Theatre is once again producing the live musical version of Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, just in time for Halloween. Allison Burns, who is performing in the [ … ]
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Oct 13, 2015 Allison Burns
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L’invitée de cette semaine, Kim-Sanh Chau, vient nous parler de sa pièce Black&Scholes (1973), qui fut présentée à la Maison Théâtre lors du récent festival Quartiers Danses 2015. De ses [ … ]
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Oct 6, 2015 Allison Burns
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This week’s guest, Trudy Lee Gayle, is performing in the The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God. The show is a co-production between the Centaur Theatre (Montreal) [ … ]
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Sep 29, 2015 Allison Burns
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George Stamos returns to the Dirty Feet Podcast to discuss his new work, Situations, which is opening at Agora de la danse this weekend. The work features 11 performers and [ … ]
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Sep 22, 2015 Allison Burns
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David Vaughan is a dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, writer and dance historian. Allison has the pleasure of interviewing him in his New York home about his varied career on and [ … ]
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Sep 15, 2015 Allison Burns
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Allison takes a trip to Brooklyn in New York City, NY to visit the Brooklyn Studios for Dance. She discusses her experience there and the philosophy of the organization with [ … ]
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Sep 8, 2015 Allison Burns
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We are rejoined by some of the team behind the project No Fun, which is being remounted as a part of the Tangente season. Our conversation focuses on the extended [ … ]
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Sep 1, 2015 Allison Burns
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This week on Dirty Feet, we air an interview that took place during the MUTEK festival, back at the end of last May. With us to talk about his two [ … ]
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Aug 25, 2015 Allison Burns
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Founding member Ainsley Hillyard tells us about the Good Women Dance Society (GWDS). The Edmonton based group has been creating work and supporting the Edmonton dance scene since 2009.   [ … ]
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Aug 19, 2015 Allison Burns
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Stephanie speaks to Jake Hastey, the Artistic Director of the Edmonton based company Toy Guns Dance Theatre. Together, they discuss their brand new show Who Am I? (Unauthorized Stories from [ … ]
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Aug 11, 2015 Allison Burns
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For this very special episode of Dirty Feet, we sit in on a symposium organized by the Bouge d’ici dance festival. The gathering, facilitated by Timothy Rodrigues, was focused on [ … ]
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Aug 5, 2015 Allison Burns
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Natasha Martina is the Co-Creator & Director of Ground Cover Theatre. She joins us to talk about her most recent work titled Displaced that is being presented at the Saskatoon [ … ]
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Jul 29, 2015 Allison Burns
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Allison Burns and guest host Linnea Gwiazda speak with Brent Lott, the Artistic Director of Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers. The interview took place in the Rachel Browne Theatre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. [ … ]
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Jul 21, 2015 Allison Burns
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The 2015 Winnipeg Fringe Festival features six dance shows. We start our coverage of the festival with an interview with Stephanie Lilley from the Edmonton based Viva Dance Company about [ … ]
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Jul 14, 2015 Allison Burns
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This special episode was recorded in Toronto, Ontario. Allison speaks with three members of the Alias Dance Project, including founding member Lauren Cook. Performers Francesca Chudnoff and Amanda Davis fill [ … ]
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Jul 7, 2015 Allison Burns
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In this episode Allison Burns and Stéphanie Morin-Robert co-host along with guest host Linnea Gwiazda. We start our coverage of dance and movement at the Toronto Fringe by speaking with [ … ]
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Jun 30, 2015 Allison Burns
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Dirty Feet set up a booth at the Yelp’s Bouge Bash, which was an event that took place as a part of the 2014 Bouge d’ici Dance Festival. There were [ … ]
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Jun 23, 2015 Allison Burns
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Lynda Raino has had a huge impact on the development of the dance industry in Victoria, British Columbia since she arrived in 1979. We have the opportunity to speak with [ … ]
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Jun 18, 2015 Allison Burns
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On our mission to cover dance at the 25th St-Ambroise Montreal FRINGE Festival we encountered Pepper Fajans from the Brooklyn Touring Outfit. They are presenting the show Co.Venture as a [ … ]
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This episode is part 2 of our St-Ambroise Montreal FRINGE Festival coverage. We focus on out-of-town artists presenting dance, physical theatre, puppet shows and multidisciplinary productions. We start with an [ … ]
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In celebration of the 25th St-Ambroise Montreal FRINGE Festival the Dirty Feet Podcast has invited a pile of local artists who are performing dance, or movement-related shows as a part [ … ]
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Jun 3, 2015 Allison Burns
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Les animateurs Allison Burns, Stéphanie Morin-Robert et J.D. Papillon détiennent tous un baccalauréat des Beaux-arts en Danse contemporaine de l’Université Concordia. Pour cet épisode, Kim L.Rouchdy et Lucy Fandel les [ … ]
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May 26, 2015 Allison Burns
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Michaela Gerussi and Erin Hill are self-producing their works in a double bill at Studio 303 in Montreal. Michaela has been working with Emily Leblanc on their piece, Resonant Tide. The [ … ]
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May 20, 2015 Allison Burns
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We discuss the art of non-curation in the particular context of the St-Ambroise Montreal FRINGE Festival. The artists presented by the festival are chosen by lottery or on a first [ … ]
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May 13, 2015 Allison Burns
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Ghislaine Doté is a choreographer and dancer from the Central African Republic who is based in Montréal. Working primarily in contemporary dance, she has sampled many different styles, and is [ … ]
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May 5, 2015 Allison Burns
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Choreographer, dancer and intellectual, Andrew Turner, tells us about the process behind his work, A Standard of Measure, Except Not Really. The quartet, inspired by the inconsistency of the International [ … ]
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Apr 29, 2015 Allison Burns
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Avec sa compagnie « Le Carré des Lombes », Danièle Desnoyers présente Paradoxe Mélodie au Théâtre Maisonneuve de la Place -des- arts à Montréal du 30 avril au 2 mai [ … ]
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Apr 21, 2015 Allison Burns
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 Sebastien Talbot discute avec nous Le ‘Laboratoire vivant 2: Beta test A’, un projet ayant pour objectif la conception d’un jeux vidéo de société de création chorégraphique en direct. Ce [ … ]
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Apr 14, 2015 Allison Burns
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Pour la deuxième année consécutive, Dirty Feet couvre l’évènement Remix du Studio 303. Il s’agit d’un projet conviant des chorégraphes à revisiter le travail d’autres artistes. Cette année, notre invitée, [ … ]
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Apr 7, 2015 Allison Burns
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Artistic Director and Co-Founder of The Radiant, Krin Haglund and performer Adam Kuchler join us for a delightful conversation. We talk about their contemporary circus show, Cirque Prom. Mélanie Demers’ [ … ]
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Mar 31, 2015 Allison Burns
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Tangente présente un programme triple au superbe Cabaret Lion d’Or, à Montréal. Nos invités font partie de deux des projets présentés qui nous parlent de leurs pièces et de présenter [ … ]
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Mar 25, 2015 Allison Burns
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La choréographe et interprète Marie-France Jacques nous parle de sa dernière création aSPIRE qui mélange la transformation de sa sensation d’une réalité intérieure en mouvements, la conception sonor à Joël [ … ]
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Mar 18, 2015 Allison Burns
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Cette semaine en studio, J.D. et Allison reçoivent Ian Yaworski, qui vient nous parler de la gigue québécoise et discuter de la nouvelle édition de la Biennale de gigue contemporaine, [ … ]
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Mar 10, 2015 Allison Burns
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Edgy Redux nous revient en force cette année avec une réincarnation encore plus féroce, plus féministe et bien plus condensée du Festival Edgy Women (ceci dû à des coupes budgétaires [ … ]
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Mar 3, 2015 Allison Burns
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Sandrine Lafond is a contemporary dance and circus artist who has performed for Cirque du Soleil, Celine Dion and Marie Chouinard. In this episode we will be talking about her [ … ]
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Feb 24, 2015 Allison Burns
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Louise Bédard, chorégraphe québécoise renommée, discute la redécouverte de son oeuvre Cartes postales de chimère (1996) qui sera présentée à l’Agora de la danse à Montréal et interpréter en alternance [ … ]
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We receive dance artist, Patrick Lloyd Brennan in the studio to discuss his video dance project, You Can Take the Streets and Rule Them Because We Are of the Sky. [ … ]
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Feb 10, 2015 Allison Burns
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Stephen White, the Executive Producer of Dance Victoria, joins Allison Burns and guest host Linnea Gwiazda for an interview. We learn all about the incredible work that Dance Victoria does, [ … ]