Curated by Alvin Collantes, an artist based in Toronto, Canada, "LIFE. MY MIND. THE WEIGHT OF IT." is an intimate choreographic presentation of solo works. The presentation will feature toronto-based dance artists coming from all walks of life. Each work will compell you into their world of personal solitude of thoughts, process and narrative.
Jasmyn Fyffe will be back in town sharing a solo conceived and developed as part of Omi International Arts Center (New York) and Lake Studios (Berlin). www.jasmynfyffe.com
Sahara Morimoto will be presenting a solo she commissioned from Noa Zuk and Ohad Fishof, an Israeli-based company entitled "Nothing III." https://saharamorimoto.com
Colleen Snell will be presenting a premiere of a new self-choreographed work. colleensnell.wixsite.com
Julia Cratchley will be presenting a new work, choreographed by Kelly Shaw. www.transcendanceproject.com
Alvin Collantes will be presenting a new self-choreographed work, based on Matt Haig's "Reasons to Stay Alive," in collaboration with Lebanon-based DJ Rabih Rizk. http://alvincollantes.com
Anastasia Shivrina will be sharing a new work.
Our special feature guest performer is Griffyn Crespeigne, a youth emerging dance artist from London, Ontario, who will be performing a self-choreographed work.
This is the first time Alvin Collantes is curating an in-theatre solo showing. We hope you can come check it out!
Available for one-night only, the seating capacity holds 96 seats in total. Please reserve your seat by purchasing your ticket online!
**NOTE: Please keep in mind to allocate more time in your travel arrangements to the theatre as The Christmas Market at the Distillery District is happening. If you are running late, mention to security that you are attending a show at Dancemakers.***