Apolonia is working on a new commission with the Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre (CCDT) for their annual winter show “Wintersong”! Her new work “UNHUSH” will be showcased alongside work by other renowned choreographers Kevin Wynn and Santee Smith among others. Canadian contemporary dance theatre launched in 1980 and since then has hosted leading international choreographers including, has one of Canada’s most diverse repertoire, and has staged over fifteen hundred performances all with dancers that are 19 and UNDER! We are so excited to create our 3rd piece of repertoire with them – our last being Ofilio’s “Anomykz” ! “UNHUSH” will be featured with music performed LIVE by Dr.Draw and Acote. “Wintersong” will be running Dec 8th at 8pm, and Dec 9th at 2pm. You don’t want to miss out! Grab your tickets HERE

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  • Commission for: Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre
  • Choreographer: Apolonia Velasquez
  • LIVE Music: Dr.Draw and Acote
    Choreographer’s notes on the work: 

    We no longer wonder if the sun will resurface. Waiting for the light, we pause and dive in the golden sea for our second chance.

It's Showtime. The cast of UNHUSH is 💣🔥ready. Commissioned by @ccdtcompany with choreo by @apslips. Featuring @drdraw & @acotesounds on music 👊🏽++Work: #UNHUSH #AybridMovement #TableauVivant #DNA3106 #JeneSaisQuoi #infulleffect #Gadfly #Commission #WorldPremiere

Posted by GADFLY on Tuesday, December 5, 2017