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Nuit Blanche

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Don’t miss out on the first ever all-night contemporary art event in Edmonton, Nuit Blanche. GWDC’s Kate Stashko and Alida Nyquist-Schultz are teaming up with local dance artists Anastasia Maywood and Krista Posyniak, and musicians Ghibli and Jonathan Maywood to present an interactive dance and lighting experiment. DATE: …

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We’re performing in Prairie Dance Circuit

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The Prairie Dance Circuit is a celebration and collaboration of Western Canadian dance featuring three magnetic performers, two of which are from GWDC. Kate Stashko has commissioned a new, highly physical solo from Calgary artist Helen Husak, with an original score by electro-acoustic composer Bill Horist. Ainsley Hillyard …

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Finale: Wreckage

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GWDC artist, Alison Kause, looks back on our residency in Montréal at MAYDAY Danse with Mélanie Demers Wreckage… in a good way (after MTL) Now that we have been home for a few weeks and the dust of our Montréal whirlwind has begun to settle we can take …

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Week 3: Residency Residue

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GWDC collaborator, Richard Lee, reflects on our residency in Montréal at MAYDAY Danse with Mélanie Demers A week after our residency in Montreal, I still feel a little rattled, albeit in a good way. I often feel the physical residue of recent processes in my sleep: involuntary twitches …

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GWDC at Kaleido Festival

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See the dance work created by GWDC artists, Alison Kause and Alida Nyquist-Schultz, collaborating with Victoria School for the Arts students, at Kaleido Family Arts Festival. Alison and Alida worked with 25 youth earlier this year to create Build up the Breakdown for Dancefest at Nextfest. The 15-minute …

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Week 2: Playing the game

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GWDC artist, Ainsley Hillyard, shares about the second week of our residency in Montréal at MAYDAY Danse with Mélanie Demers As our second week with Melanie wrapped up my mind started weaving the intricate tapestries of character and narrative together. Melanie initiates this conversation with us and I …

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Announcing the High Five Season Pass

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We pleased to introduce a special offer, the High Five Season Pass, to get you into five leading-edge arts events in Alberta’s capital city for a very special price of $65. Good Women Dance Collective is teaming up with Citie Ballet, The Maggie Tree, New Music Edmonton and …