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2014 - 2015 Season

PEI 2014 CELEBRATION ZONE

PEI 2014 Celebration Zone Confederation Landing Park

July 24 - 27

WCD, featuring dancers Warren McClelland, Sam Penner, Jasmine Allard and Brianne Ferguson performed RANDOM ACTS OF DANCE daily culminating in a sixty - minute main stage performance on July 27th to cap off Manitoba Week.

 

 

THE PRARIE BARGE FESTIVAL

The Forks

August 30, 2014

WCD, featuring dancers Warren McClelland, Sam Penner, Jasmine Allard perform Boxamore.

 

RIGHTS FEST

Museum of Human Rights

SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

WCD, featuring dancers Warren McClelland, Sam Penner, Jasmine Allard and Brianne Ferguson perform Boxamore.

 

NUIT BLANCHE

 

Winnipeg Art Gallery

September 27, 2014

Perforrmances on the Rooftop starting at 8:00 PM, 9:30 PM & 11:00 PM

WCD, featuring dancers Warren McClelland, Sam Penner, Jasmine Allard and Brianne Ferguson perform Boxamore.

For more information, visit culturedays.ca

 

FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS

October 9-11, 8pm & October 12, 3pm

The Rachel Browne Theatre

The Prairie Dance Circuit premieres Manitoba creator Ming Hon’s Forever in Blue Jeans featuring WCD dancers Natasha Torres-Garner, Ali Robson and Kayla Henry.  The second half of the evening consists of Hon’s performance (with a small role for WCD’s Brent Lott) of her powerful and provocative The Exhibitionist. As part of WCD’s 50th , these works will tour to Regina, Calgary and Edmonton during the end of October and into November.

 

 

 

SEGNO

January 22-24, 8PM and January 25, 3PM

The Rachel Browne Theatre

WCD’s second show of our 50th season features two premieres! A new work by Manitoba choreographer Karen Kuzak on WCD dancers Natasha Torres-Garner, Ali Robson and Johanna Riley is on the bill alongside a new work by Artistic Director, Brent Lott, on WCD dancer Kayla Henry.

 

VERGE

Feb 27-28, 8PM & March 1, 3PM

The Rachel Browne Theatre

The latest dance from WCD’s emerging company VERGE!  WCD Artistic Director works with the best and brightest dancers to graduate from The School of Contemporary Dancers Professional Program to create an evening of dance that will give you hope for the future!

 

 

A GOOD MADNESS

Tuesday April 21, 2015, 8pm

The Rachel Browne Theatre

A special 50th anniversary screening exclusively for WCD subscribers!

Danielle Sturk’s:

A Good Madness 
The Dance of Rachel Browne

This feature length dance film and portrait of an artist, captures the power of the dance created by Rachel Browne (1934-2012), Canadian dance icon and founder of Canada’s oldest professional modern dance company, Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers.

This screening is for WCD subscribers to our 50th season only!

Others will have an opportunity to see this powerful documentary at Cinematheque  (April 23-25).

Check out the film’s trailer at www.agoodmadness.com

 

DINNER AND DANCE

April 26th, 6:00 PM

Peasant Cookery

 

FOR THE TURNSTILES

May 7-9, 8:00 PM 

THE GAS STATION ARTS CENTRE

WCD ends our 50th anniversary with the premiere of new full length work by Brent Lott set to reinterpretations (by local Winnipeg musicians) of Neil Young’s 1974 critically acclaimed album ON THE BEACH.

 

 

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