Waterline—a dance with the surface of water.
Two people dance with and upon the surface of water at nightfall. A specially commissioned dance for video will be projected onto a screen partially submerged in the harbour waters. Although the event is outside, please attend wearing a mask and observe social distancing with other visitors. Government regulations and guidelines will be observed. Concept, production, and direction: hannah_g Choreography: Rachel Cooper Dancers: Lia Loewen and Vanessa Hrynchuk Production Technician: Aston Coles Videography: Jordan Popowich, JP Media Projectionist: Colby Richardson Funded by The Manitoba Arts Council. With special thanks to Shelley Shearer School of Dance, Nick and Todd at the Gas Station Arts Centre, Artisan AV, The Forks, Rose Passante, Niigaan Sinclair. Situated at the junction of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers on Treaty 1 territory, The Forks has been a meeting place for over 6,000 years. Treaty 1 territory encompasses the ancestral lands of the Anishinaabe, Ininew, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota and Dene Peoples and is the homeland of the Metis Nation. We are grateful and inspired to work on this land.
This event is free.
hannah_g is an artist, writer, programmer/curator based in Winnipeg, Treaty 1 Territory.
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This event is wheelchair accessible.