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All Bodies Dance Project

Discipline: Dance
Homebase: Vancouver
Languages: English

All Bodies Dance Project is an integrated dance company made up of dancers with and without disabilities. Their work uses differences as a creative strength and explores the choreographic possibilities of wheelchairs, crutches, canes and celebrates different ways of moving and perceiving. All Bodies' dances explore the connections between people with different abilities in order to celebrate who each individual is and what their unique body has to say.


Performances & Workshops

All Bodies Dance Project: See & Be Seen

Grade Suitability: Grade 4 - 9
Duration: 45 mins + Q&A
Capacity: 400
Tech Requirements: An open, wheelchair accessible, non-carpeted space minimum 20 X 20 ; Sound system with cord to connect to iPod
Fee Range: $745 - $995 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)

Lower Mainland
$700.00
Fraser Valley & Howe Sound
$800.00
Vancouver Island Lower
$950.00
Vancouver Island Mid
$950.00
Vancouver Island North
$950.00
Interior
$950.00
North
$950.00
Kootenays
$950.00

See & Be Seen exposes audiences to diversity, difference and the power of dance. This show engages viewers in activities, demonstrations and conversation that will leave them considering inclusion in a new way. Performed by a cast of dancers with and without disabilities, the performance challenges the idea of the "normal body," and addresses themes of communication, accessibility and inclusion.

Dance for EveryBODY

Grade Suitability: K-9
Duration: 1 day
Capacity: Up to 5 workshops per day (20-30 students per session)
Tech Requirements: An open, wheelchair accessible, non-carpeted space minimum 25 X 25
Fee Range: $1045-1545 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)

Lower Mainland
$1,000.00
Fraser Valley & Howe Sound
$1,100.00
Vancouver Island Lower
$1,250.00
Vancouver Island Mid
$1,250.00
Vancouver Island North
$1,250.00
Interior
$1,300.00
North
$1,500.00
Kootenays
$1,500.00

Dance for EveryBODY is a fun and inspiring celebration of diversity, difference, and the power of dance. This workshop or multi-day residency engages students in activities, exercises, and conversations designed to uncover what each unique dancing body has to say. Addressing themes of communication, expression, and community, Dance for EveryBody uses foundational skills in contemporary dance and improvisation. Students will create and perform their own pieces of choreography as a means to explore their individual creativity and develop new appreciation for others. This workshop can be tailored to connect to classroom themes or curriculum ideas.

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