Our Showcase Presentations take place in a professional theatre. We facilitate and promote selected and commissioned works of various dance styles by dance artists and choreographers from the African Diaspora living in Canada and abroad. Our Showcase Presentations have taken place in Toronto at the Harbourfront Centre since 1995.
Doing Our Thing - Workshop and Performance
Doing Our Thing
Workshop Series and Presentation
Saturday April 29, 2017
Doing Our Thing ~ Workshop Series
9am - 4pm
Michael J Baker Studio, Dancermakers
15 Case Goods Lane, Toronto, On
Doing Our Thing ~ Presentation
Theatre Passe Muraille
16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto, On
Doing Our Thing ~ Workshop Series features Casimiro Nhussi from Nafro Dance Production (Winnipeg) and Musician, Alejandra Nunez in a full day workshop. This workshop will feature two individual sessions. Casimiro Nhussi who will conduct a workshop in Contemporary African, and Alejandra Nuez who will conduct a voice and percussion workshop. Casimiro Nhussi and Alejandra Nuez will then conduct a joint workshop investigating movement and music in a collaborative session.
Doing Our Thing ~ Showcase Presentation brings together a multidisciplinary roster of artists in celebration of the many art forms Canadians practice and the positive influence it has on oneself and others. This presentation will feature: Casimiro Nhussi, Alejandra Nuez, Singer~ Dieufaite Charles a.k.a. Jahfaa, and Poet ~ Nourbese.
Workshop ONLY (Lunch Included) $35
Presentation ONLY $15
Full Package: Workshop (Lunch Included) and Presentation $45
BOX OFFICE: 416-504-7529
2017 Showcase Presentation - Thank You's
We would like to thank everyone who came out and supported our 2017 Showcase Presentation featuring ACE Dance and Music. Thank you to Gail and Ian Parmel for bringing such an exceptional company to Toronto. Thank you to your incredibly talented dancers: Iona Waite, Christopher Radford, Sophia Preidel, Vanessa Guevara, Tom Tindall, Laura Perrot, Ciara Baldwin and Nathan Barman.Looking forward to building our relationship with ACE over the years.
Thank you to our funders: The Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Arts Council, and The Department of Canadian Heritage.
Thank you to the volunteers: Nicole Hamilton, Lorraine Francis, Jahmez Fumu, Camesha Cox, and Jelani Grant. To our Production Manager, Sharon DiGenova thank you supporting dance Immersion and making our job incredibly easy.
Phil Vassell thank you for facilitating a great Talk-back!
Thank you to Sheena Blake our Storyteller for our Stories In Motion series.Thank you to Sheena Blake our Storyteller for our Stories In Motion series. Thank you to TD Bank Group for sponsoring Stories In Motion.
Thank you Christopher Cushman for our graphics and photos.
Thank you COBA Studios for housing our Workshop Series.
Until the next one!!!