Big Dances, Little Stage

  • Artword Artbar 15 Colbourne St Hamilton, ON, L8R 2G2 Canada

Wednesday & Thursday April 29 & 30, 2015, at 8 pm, $10. Choreographer and dancer Learie Mc Nicolls curates and hosts the next edition of his on-going series “Big Dance, Little Stage”, an evening of contemporary dance works for a small stage. Line-up for April 29-30, so far:
Learie Mc Nicolls dance, choreography and text,
Lisa Emmons, choreographer/performer, of Form Contemporary Dance Theatre www.formcdt.ca in Burlington (Wed eve only)
Tanya Langille, dancer, choreography by Learie Mc Nicolls
Tanis Sydney Macarthur, dancer, aerialist, choreographer, (photo right Nov 20 2014 BDLS)
Pearl Lall, dancer Bollywood-style (Wed eve only)
Megan English dance/improv choreography and Dale Morningstar live music,
Live visuals by Judith Sandiford

Learie, who has had a lengthy career in Toronto, is now based in Hamilton. In 2014, he performed his one-man show Resurrection at The Pearl Company. He was choreographer on Artword Theatre’s production of their musical play “James Street” in May 2014. Most recently his new work, “Transformation: A Journey of the Soul’s Healing”, an Artword Theatre Production, written, choreographed and performed by Learie McNicolls, directed by Ronald Weihs, was performed at Artword March 25-26, 2015.