GADFLY is happy to support The Al & Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre,Toronto Western Hospital and Artists’ Health Alliance for An Artists’ Affair: Homage to Oscar Peterson.
Apolonia and Ofilio will choreograph a premiere for the gala to the sound of Oscar Peterson.
Other performers include:
Jazz legend and Oscar Peterson’s bassist, Dave Young, O.C.
Producer, Composer, and phenomenal bassist, George Koller
An Artists’ Affair will be hosted by stellar Artistic Director, Veronica Tennant, C.C. and the evening will include special appearances by Kelly & Celine Peterson, the late Oscar Peterson’s wife and daughter.
Watch Apolonia’s New Work: a commission by the School of Toronto Dance Theatre. As part of Impulse, her work will be presented alongside other renowned choreographers from November 23 to December 2, 2017 at the Winchester Street Theatre.
Watch Apolonia’s New Work UNHUSH: a commission by Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre. As part of Wintersong, her work will be presented alongside other renowned choreographers on December 8-9, 2017 at the Fleck Dance Theatre.
We’re sad to me missing Dance Ontario Dance Weekend this year due to our upcoming tour. However, we’re thrilled that The School of Toronto Dance Theatre will be presenting Ofilio’s commissioned choreography RELOSSLSS. Watch is on Saturday, January 26 at 4 pm at the Fleck Dance Theatre.
You can catch many other companies at the festival January 26-27 2019.