Live Art Chat
Pre-show Chat with Tara Francis
September 21, 7:15, Dal Arts Centre (Free!)
Tara is a visual artist, specializing in the traditional Mi’k maq skill of Porcupine Quillwork, as well as silk painting and fabric embellishment. She has been working as an artist for the past 13 years, and keeps an art studio in Fredericton NB. She has participated in many Solo and Group Exhibits and shows, as well as passing on the tradition of sharing her craft to the next generation, by teaching in various venues across the Atlantic Provinces. Come hear about her practice and her amazing art Thursday before the show!
September 21, 7:15-7:45
Room 406, Dalhousie Arts Centre (next to the Dunn)
The Live Art Talk-Back, hosted by Don Rieder
September 22 (after the performance)
The Talk-back is an informal Q&A series that offers audiences informed insight into themes being addressed within a performance. Learn about the vision, the inspiration, and the production! A chance to talk to the artists and learn more about contemporary dance.
Don Rieder is a performer and author who has worked with Cirque du Soleil, The National Circus School in Montreal, En Piste, The National Theatre School of Canada, and numerous American and Canadian universities. Since 1978, he has toured across North America and Europe. He is also a master teacher with forty years of teaching experience.