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Community Listings

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Live Art Dance’s Community Listings is a place to find performances, calls for submissions, deadlines for grants and awards, classes, workshops and any special events or announcements that are accessible to Atlantic Canadians.

If you have an event you would like submitted to the Community Calendar, please email [email protected] with the title of your listing, a graphic, a description of the listing and a link to more information.

This Mess of Ours by Votive Dance


This Mess fo Ours by David Norsworthy will be performed by Votive Dance from September 30th, 2021 to Oct 2nd, 2021 at the Christ Church Parish Hall in Dartmouth (61 Dundas Street). Purchase tickets at

Free Workshop with Sarah Prosper


Mocean Dance is hosting a Reconciliation Movement Workshop with Sarah Prosper on September 30th, 2021 at Halifax Dance. For more information and access to the class signup sheet here:

Professional Training with Diana Rutherford


Diana Rutherford is hosting professional morning classes at Halifax Dance every Monday from 10:00 am – 11:30 am. Find more information and access the class signup sheet here:

Professional Training with Mocean Dance


Mocean Dance is hosting professional morning classes at Halifax Dance from September 2nd, 2021 to November 25th, 2021. Find more information and access the class signup sheet here:

The forefront of the image is a dead tree. The tree’s food resembles driftwood and is bleached by the sun. On the tree is a woman with long black hair, dressed in all white, laying on a branch with her back to the camera. In the background is a lush green forested area blurred out. The dead tree seems to be in a clearing

Woodlight: Field & Tree


Catch Mocean Dance’s Susanne Chui in “Woodlight: Field & Tree”. Presented at Dance: made in/fait au Canada Festival’s dance on film + video series, running from September 21st to 24th 2021.

A’NÓ:WARA DANCE THEATRE, Sky Dancers: Bridges - Barbara Diabo, an Indigenous woman dressed in a traditional costume looks to the side with hoops along her back.

Sky Dancers by A’nó:wara Dance Theatre


Sky Dancers by A’nó:wara Dance Theatre is a poignant tribute to this disaster, to the lives of the ironworkers lost and to the families torn apart by an incident that caused intergenerational trauma for the whole community. Kahnawake is the home community of choreographer Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo. Louis D’Ailleboust (Diabo), one of the men who perished, was her great-grandfather.

Two performers in loose fitting gray suits and messy space buns stand back to back. One looks off to the side while the other looks down their nose at the camera. They both have quizzical looks on their faces. They are under stage lights and the background is black.

Out of Order


Watch Les 7 Doigts’s latest circus creation, ‘Out of Order’ streaming on demand in Canada and France until September 30th.

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Creative Convergence

Class / Workshop

“The biennial conference, Creative Convergence, will take place from October 28 – 30, 2021 both in-person and online. The conference will feature digital presentations, speakers, discussions groups, networking sessions and so much more. On Friday, October 29th we will host in-person Hubs across the country offering local perspectives to the national discussion. Save the date and stay tuned for more details on this exciting event and the call for presentations!”

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