Wednesday, October 3 to Saturday, October 6, 2012, 8PM
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 1:00 pm
With choreography Roberto Campanella, Robert Glumbek and Kevin O’Day, part of Harbourfront Centre’s NextSteps series at Fleck Dance Theatre (207 Queens Quay W).
The award-winning, critically acclaimed ProArteDanza opens Season 2012 next week, from October 3-6 at the Fleck Dance Theatre for 4 performances only as part Harbourfront Centre’s NextSteps. Artistic Director Roberto Campanella, a former dancer with the National Ballet of Canada, draws upon talent from the worlds of both classical ballet and contemporary dance in a programme that is a showcase of celebrated works from the ProArteDanza repertoire.
ProArteDanza presents evening of breathtaking dance featuring three critically acclaimed works (including a work from Kevin O’Day, Artistic Director of Mannheim Ballet) and a world premiere by award-winning choreographers Roberto Campanella and Robert Glumbek (ProArteDanza Artistic Associate) who co-won a 2010 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Choreography for their collaboration …in between… .
Season 2012 features an ensemble of Toronto’s most accomplished and sought after contemporary dancers including Johanna Bergfelt, Kristen Dennis, Tyler Gledhill, Robert Glumbek, Mami Hata, Louis Laberge-Côté, Ryan Lee, Delphine Leroux, Erin Poole, Anisa Tejpar and Brendan Wyatt.
ProArteDanza began as a collaborative venture between artistic director Roberto Campanella and artistic associate Robert Glumbek to found a company with the guiding principal of “passion in performance,” along with a commitment to break down the barriers separating the worlds of ballet and modern dance. Since 2004, ProArteDanza has been showcasing the brightest talents from both ballet and modern dance backgrounds to critical acclaim and sold out houses. Through its fusion of ballet and modern dance, ProArteDanza offers dancers the opportunity to continue to share their artistry and inspire audiences with programming that pushes the boundaries of technical skill and artistic expression. Campanella and Glumbek won the 2011 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Choreography for …in between…
Performed by Johanna Bergfelt, Kristen Dennis, Tyler Gledhill, Robert Glumbek, Mami Hata, Louis Laberge-Côté, Ryan Lee, Delphine Leroux, Erin Poole, Anisa Tejpar, Brendan Wyatt.
Regular tickets: $22-$39
Students, seniors, CADA: $20-$34 (plus applicable taxes & services charges)
Harbourfront Centre Box Office: 416-973-4000 OR online at www.proartedanza.com