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Thursday
26
APR

Stream of Dance Festival SOD#4 - Prairie Currents C

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20:30
New Dance Horizons
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Spring into Dance with NEW DANCE HORIZON at the MacKenzie Art Gallery, through classes, workshops, participation, dialogue, and performances.
Celebrating live dance, NDH’s Stream of Dance Festival offers an eclectic and interactive adventure in moving art.
Join us in a series of contemporary dance encounters featuring works by Prairie-based artists.

SOD#4 Prairie Currents C

ELOISE | Jeanette Kotowich
Eloise is a character-derived dance performance choreographed, written and performed by Jeanette Kotowich, which brings insight to the practice of honouring traditional territory. Eloise invites the audience to witness and participate in protocol with sincerity, hilarity, and gratitude. Through paralleling the irreverent against reverence, the performance experience is a provocation, asking the question "How do we give thanks?". Eloise is honouring, the inner terrain of the body, the ties to land and experience that we carry with us from where we have come, and the physical land on which we currently stand.
We are all of our relations.

TRAILS | Misty Wensel
At the head of a trail, this beaten down path where many have walked before.
The lens shrinks and the repetition of steps becomes a song.
The lens broadens and the vast prairie soundscape unfolds.
The cadence of feet stepping, visions of a congested dance floor.
Tracks gathering at a meeting point, bodies brought together by shifting winds.
Snapping sparks, a call to return home.
These are just the songs that follow the seeker into the wild.

WHATEVER THEY SING | Connie Moker Wernikowski |
Katrina Currie, Michelle Korpan, Carleigh Macdonald, Natasha Molnar-Fluter

may my heart always be open to little
birds who are the secrets of living
whatever they sing is better than to know
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LOOPS AND CRINKLES (film)
A contemporary dance film, choreographed by Connie Moker Wernikowski with direction, cinematography and editing by Larry J. Bauman. The film celebrates family and the intrinsic human spirit that moves us to dance at all ages. Loops and Crinkles was originally created for the Healthy Dancer Canada Conference in September 2016. It was performed again presented by New Dance Horizons in April 2017.
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STREAM OF DANCE SINGLE SHOWS
Adult $ 20 / door $ 25
Students, Seniors $ 15 / door $ 20
Children under 12 $ 10 / door $ 12

STREAM OF DANCE FESTIVAL PASS
Unlimited access to all shows, covers 5 different shows
Adult $ 90
Students, Seniors $ 60
Children under 12 $ 25

For a Festival Pass please contact the office directly: 306 525 5393 | info@newdancehorizons.ca




Stream of Dance Festival - OVERVIEW

SOD #1 – Stream of Dance Kick-off April 19 (Thu) 7:00 pm
SOD #2 – Prairie Currents A April 20 (Fri) 7:00 pm
​ SomaSpheres April 21 -23 (Sat - Mon)
SOD #3 – Prairie Currents B April 25 (Wed) 1:30 pm
SOD #4 – Prairie Currents C April 26 (Thu) 7:00 pm
SOD #5 – Prairie Dance Circuit April 27 (Fri) 1:30 pm
SOD #6 – Prairie Currents D April 28 (Sat) 1:30 pm
SOD #7 – Prairie Dance Circuit April 28 (Sat) 7:00 pm
SOD #8 – QUARTANGO April 29 (Sun) 3:00 pm