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DANCESTREAMS 35th ANNIVERSARY SEASON 2020-2021
(due to Covid-19 restrictions we will not hold a traditional audition at this time)
We are optimistic that we will be able to return to Dancestreams in the fall, with precautions!   All our choreography is commissioned to a range of established, mid-career and emerging professional contemporary Canadian choreographers.  As well, master classes and workshops with guest artists are presented throughout the season.  Our dancers have been fortunate to learn from Serge Bennathan, Peggy Baker, Julia Sasso, Marc Boivin and many many others.  Dancestreams is a non-competitive performance based repertory company, committed to sharing the results of the creative process with a variety of communities throughout our region.  We bring professional  quality contemporary dance to areas that may not have regular access to modern dance performances.  Our six hour Sunday rehearsals are traditionally held in the Qualicum area, but location is often rotated to accommodate the dancers selected for the Company. 

We are looking for committed dancers who are team players with a strong work ethic and a passion for dance. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Company, please submit


1) a short letter of interest describing why you want to be in Dancestreams and which aspects of the program appeal to you the most, as well as


2) a short video of you demonstrating your understanding of plie, tendu, jump(s) and a short choreographed solo or improvisation.


Submissions can be E-mail: dancestr@ telus.net

Or mailed to 4330 Victoria Drive, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7L1 (postmarked by deadline)

Deadline: June 28, 2020






LOOK FOR THIS TO BE RE-SCHEDULED AFTER THE COVID-19 CRISIS ENDS!

COMING MARCH 28TH!
MASTER CLASSES WITH CANADIAN LEGEND- DARRYL TRACY!!!
CANCELLED!!!  SORRY!!!

 




 

WELCOME TO OUR NEW COMPANY MEMBERS FOR DANCESTREAMS 2019-20!

We got off to a terrific start, with an overnight retreat at Great Central Lake, followed by "technique revival day" with ballet, progressing ballet technique, modern class and gyrokinesis.  Rehearsals are in full swing and we are looking forward to working with guest choreographer Tiffany Tregarthen in the near future!

ODYSSEY 2020!

The Youth Dance Event of the Season!

Port Theatre, Nanaimo

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Mark Your Calendars!