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Dancers' Studio West, 2007 10 Ave. SW (alley entrance)

Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 20:00

Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 20:00


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The Dramatic Impulse

DSW’s annual favourite, two-weekend festival features fresh contemporary dance from 10 Alberta choreographers. The artists delve into dramatic impulse and compulsion, inspired by literary and artistic sources as diverse as Margaret Atwood’s fiction, Shel Silverstein’s poetry, and Frida Kahlo’s paintings.

Week 1: September 5, 6, 7, 2013 | 8pm
Choreographers: Robert Halley, Catherine Hayward & Shayne Johnson, Jill Henis, Oriana Pagnotta, Deanne Walsh

Week 2: September 12, 13, 14, 2013 | 8pm
Choreographers: Serenella Argueta, Helen Husak, Mark Ikeda, Richard Lee

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