While schools and studio are closed, stay in tune with your love of dance. Ballettschule Theater Basel in Switzerland has some wonderful videos.
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Beethoven’s 250th year!
What better way to celebrate musical greatness than through dance.
Beautiful connections through dance
This project was piloted in 2016 to provide contact and connection with elderly patients living in care residencies in Montreal. Many of them have lost their ability to communicate, but eyes brighten and connections are made through dance and music. Hats off to founder Ariane Boulet and the dancers and musicians who continue this beautiful undertaking.
A-Z en pointe!
A beautiful underwater performance by Julie Gautier. You can read more about the creation at this link.
Dancers interpret animal courtship.
From the archives of the National Film Board, and shared through on-line version of The Dance Current, Ballet Adagio is a classic dance film created by Norman McLaren. Check it out here.
The Dance Current website has a wonderful video archive. Browse to your heart’s content.
Watch this beautiful short video by Terry Beeman. Articulation to strive for.
Lhasa we love you
A tribute to the phenomenal creator performer from a collective of musicians, choreographers, and dancers guided by Pierre Paul Savoie. You can be inspired here.
Figures in Flight
This documentary aired this morning on The Sunday Edition on CBC. Susan Slotnick, a 68-year old dancer from New York State, has been teaching dance to inmates at the Woodbourne Correctional Facility for the last seven years. This is a moving documentary (pardon the pun) that brings the transformative power of dance into focus. You can listen to the entire documentary here.
Photo by David Gupnick.
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