Dusk Dances - Season 2016

In its 22nd season, Dusk Dances is an enchanting outdoor dance festival that brings high quality urban, contemporary and traditional dance to Withrow Park. Audiences are invited to enjoy works by top Canadian choreographers and participate in free nia dance classes. An event for all ages! Bring your chairs and blankets, and get ready for a breathtaking evening of live performances!

Nightly Performances Monday, August 1st to Sunday, August 7th

Opening band and nia class at 7:00 pm

Dance performances at 7:30 pm

Daytime Performances Thursday, August 4th and Sunday, August 7th:

Opening band and nia class at 2:00pm

Dance performances at 2:30 pm

**Thursday and Sunday will have both daytime and evening performances

Price: Pay-What-You-Can (suggested contribution $10.00)


Free nia class by master teacher Martha Randall

Opening band – DoubleTooth

Hosted by Allegra Charleston


Pas à trois by Myriam Allard (La Otra Orilla)

This Is How We Love by Susie Burpee

HeyKloro by Apolonia Velsquez and Ofilio Sinbadinho (Gadfly Dance Company)

Waves by Michael Caldwell

Special 30 minute performance:

Auto-Fiction by Milan Gervais (Human Playground)

Photo: Ofilio Portillo of Gadfly. Photo by John Lauener.

Dusk Dances - Season 2016

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