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Festival Schedule

The 20th Anniversary Guelph Dance Festival will take place from June 1-3, 2018. Here is the complete festival schedule at a glance.

Download the complete  2018 Festival Program today!

FRIDAY, JUNE 1st


10:30 am-12 pm:
Masterclass with Suzette Sherman, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street

12:30 pm-2:00 pm: Panel Discussion: The Next 20 Years of Contemporary Dance, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street

6:30 pm: In the Park, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – Cinetic Creations (Toronto), Red Sky Performance (Toronto), BoucharDanse (Toronto) and Gadfly (Montreal)

8:30 pm: On the Stage, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street–Susie Burpee / Robyn Thomson Kacki (Toronto), Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre (Toronto) and Lina Cruz-Fila 13 Productions (Montreal)

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd

9:30 am: Indigenous Social Dance Workshop with Mix Mix Dance Collective, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street

12:00 pm: In the Park, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – Cinetic Creations (Toronto), Red Sky Performance (Toronto), BoucharDanse (Toronto) and Gadfly (Montreal)

1:00 pm: Dance Market and Creativity Picnic, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W.

4:00 pmIn the Studio, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street –Julia Garlisi, Amber Sherwood-Robinson, Solana Del Bel Belluz and Robert Kingsbury, under the mentorship of choreographer Sharon B. Moore (Toronto)

8:00 pm: On the Stage, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street–Kaeja d’Dance (Toronto), Pamela Tzeng (Calgary) and Mix Mix Dance Collective (Toronto)

9:00 pm-midnight: Festival Party (FREE!), Red Payapa, Old Quebec Street Mall. Cash bar animated by Mix Mix Dance Collective and DJ Classic Roots.

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 3rd


9:30 am:
Masterclass with Suzette Sherman, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street

9:30 am: “Getting on Your Feet” Contemporary Indigenous Dance Workshop with Red Sky Performance, Guelph Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan St.

12:00 pm: In the Park, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – Cinetic Creations (Toronto), Red Sky Performance (Toronto), BoucharDanse (Toronto) and Gadfly (Montreal)

2:00 pmIn the Studio, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street –Julia Garlisi, Amber Sherwood-Robinson, Solana Del Bel Belluz and Robert Kingsbury, under the mentorship of choreographer Sharon B. Moore (Toronto)

4:00 pmYouth Moves, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street – 7 youth companies from Southern Ontario

 

TICKETS

The River Run Centre Box Office is handling tickets for all ticketed events. Call 519-763-3000 OR
– Click here for In the Studio tickets.
– Click here for On the Stage A tickets.
– Click here for On the Stage B tickets.
– Click here for Youth Moves tickets.
– Click here for Workshop tickets.

 

 

In the Park and the Dance Market are pay-what-you-can.

 

 

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