For the 5th year in a row, we’ll be performing at Dance Ontario’s Dance Weekend. We’ve been having fun in the studio and will be presenting the world premiere of new work titled ‘b8nuar’ featuring original music by Adinhos.
Enjoy a full weekend of dance at the Fleck Dance Theatre with a line-up of companies from all over Ontario.
b8nuar was produced with the support of the City of Toronto through the Toronto Arts Council.
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.
We will be presenting a KLOROFYL excerpt at Dance Ontario’s Dance Weekend 25th Anniversary edition. Join us on Saturday January 20 at 6:30pm at the Fleck Dance Theatre.
Among other exciting dance companies that you will be able to catch at the festival from January 19-21 2018, you can also experience:
- Skills & Soul Battle on January 19 at 9pm
- Apolonia’s piece KUDETA, a commission for the School of Toronto Dance Theatre will also be performed on January 20 at 5:30pm
- Apolonia’s piece UNHUSH, a commission for Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre will be performed on January 21 at 2pm
- We will lead an Urban Dance Workshop at 11am
We’ll be presenting short excerpts from our production UNBXBL 2 as well as DNA Decoded: a live creation in front of your eyes. Arrive early, these performances always sell out (seating is on a first-come first-served basis, no reservations).