whip by FakeKnot: An Exploration of Consent & Space Between Bodies Through Dance @ MAI (November 3–6)

Dressed in five-foot-long leather hoods, the performers cannot see for the duration of the work. The hoods, made by FIVELEFT leather, are inspired by the virtuosic head whip motion found in a multitude of dance forms. The performers’ harnesses directly reference the consent-based culture of BDSM communities. They explore giving Continue Reading

World premiere of Le Flambeau de la nuit : Opéra de Montréal, Ballet Opéra Pantomime and I Musici de Montréal are joining forces!

A double bill in which the sea plays a starring role The Ballet Opéra Pantomime company and I Musici de Montréal chamber orchestra are joining forces with the Opéra de Montréal to present a new show, featuring the world premiere of Le Flambeau de la nuit, an opera by Hubert Continue Reading


The Festival Quartiers Danses (FQD) unveils today the complete program of its 19th edition. Details include the festival’s indoor and urban performance program, the cinema component of short films on dance that will be screened in theatres and online, and the full range of activities that will take place during Continue Reading