Cea, a film without words draws us into a captivating sensory experience. The slow, melodic rhythms and quiet energy of this film offer a powerful dichotomy to the frenetic pace of today’s dominant urban culture.
The movement flows with the grace of poetry, to an original score that takes us back, through our collective rural history.
By Dominique Keller & Andrea Pass
LUMINARA LANTERN FESTIVAL
A collective of local artists light up St. Ann’s Academy and Beacon Hill Park with lanterns, candlelit installations, projections, elaborate costumes, musicians.
Performers infuse the landscape with a captivating blend of light and shadow, colour and form. While audience members illuminate the park as they travel between installations with their own handmade lantern.
Installation created at Ballet Victoria
Students are introduced to computer software and hardware that allow for the integration of live and captured visual and audio.
Dance Artist introduces the concepts of patterns, sequencing, repetition, direction, rotation, interference and speed. Students develop an understanding of coding concepts.
Digital Media Artist Instructor introduces concepts for capturing and playback, alteration, manipulation and sequencing.
The Footprints Move Tool is a free resource for those interested in developing skills to teach children and youth motor skill development.
Basic biomechanics help spot dangerous movement habits and tips and tricks on how to correct them. Information on how bodies develop as well as sample activities for improving balance, alignment, and spinal awareness. Fun activities and teaching tips are available for different age groups, from preschool through to teens.
Intersections Dance and Sport Study Guide.
Professional dancers demonstrate ballet techniques, comparing them with those of figure skating and gymnastics during a school outreach program.
Developed for the 2010 Winter Olympics to showcase the athleticism of ballet dancers.
Working as a choreographer and professional arts manager over the last 25 years, I have a diverse arts background in professional and educational arts. I have developed and managed dance education programs and productions for the Wildflower Arts Centre, St Margaret’s School, Footprints Dance Project and Ballet Victoria.
My choreographic work has varied from musicals to traditional ballets to contemporary dance on both film and stage. A classically trained dancer, my film CEA was part of the Cultural program at the Canadian Cultural Pavilion,
Expo 2010 in Shanghai.