Preview: ÉCLATS – Vitrine Festival CanAsian

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Part of the Festival Accès Asie and the CanAsian International Dance Festival, The MAI and Tangente present a sampling of 3 short contemporary dance solos by local Montreal dancers/choreogrpahers created in collaboration with 3 mentors from all around North America in the spirit of fostering diverse expression.

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Inhabitation

Montreal based Tomomi Morimoto, paired with Montreal dance veteran Elizabeth Langley explores the constant metamorphosis of myths, as inspired by Japanese ghost tales.


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Split/Focus

Meena Murugesan and Janet O’Shea (Los Angeles) strive to answer the question “Can disparate objects/subjects/concepts come into focus simultaneously?” with their contemporary Indian dance work.


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Girst

Torontonian William Yong and Tedd Robinson (Ottawa) incorporate contemporary dance, voice and video to create an interpretation of intimate dreams and a monologue on personal existence with their solo piece.


Festival Accès Asie was established in 1995 to promote Asian cultures through various artistic disciplines: dance, comedy, theater, video, film, visual arts, music, poetry, and new media.

ÉCLATS is to be performed at the MAI from May 2nd-5th, 2013

If your looking for a multicultural contemporary dance experience, you must see Ećlats.

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