#MeToo story share

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Story Share – I’m collecting stories that fall into #MeToo and #HerToo categories. They’ll inform the creation of Dream Another Day – a show examining rape culture, generational inheritance of trauma and consent. Complicated stuff. If you’d like to share your story, you can do so anonymously through http://www.standupdance.com/contact.html If you’d like to contribute to the […]

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Patreon is here

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I’m so pleased to announce a Patreon page. It’s an easy way for you to become a patron of the arts! https://www.patreon.com/meaganoshea

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The Love Project

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Today we were so thrilled to perform The Love Project for the dance students at Rosedale Heights School of the Arts. Choreographed by Meagan O’Shea with performers (Nov.23.2016): Patricia Allison Miyeko Ferguson Alya Graham Maxime Nadeau Shakeil Rollock   The Love Project playlist:  Patrick Watson, Bon Iver, The Barr Brothers, Andrew Bird, Lori Clarke, Schubert, […]

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The Love Project

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We have some big news! THE LOVE PROJECT, which has been seen by more than 3,000 students and 100 teachers is leaving school and going public for ONE NIGHT ONLY. Friday October 23rd at 7 pm, at Theatre Direct in Wychwood Art Barns.   The Love Project, our innovative ensemble dance piece performed by emerging […]

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#MeToo story share


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Story Share – I’m collecting stories that fall into #MeToo and #HerToo categories. They’ll inform the creation of Dream Another Day – a show examining rape culture, generational inheritance of trauma and consent. Complicated stuff. If you’d like to share your story, you can do so anonymously through http://www.standupdance.com/contact.html If you’d like to contribute to the […]

November 22, 2017

Dream Another Day


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    Stand Up Dance is thrilled to announce that Meagan O’Shea’s Dream Another Day  gets 2 workshop productions this fall. Trajectory  October 12 – 14, 2017, in Barrie, Ontario with Simcoe Contemporary Dancers Tickets: BUY NOW SpringWorks Festival at Factory163, in Stratford, Ontario October 17, 9:30 pm October 20, 7:30 pm October 21, 12 noon 10% off […]

September 14, 2017

dance like no one is watching 10 year anniversary edition Grassroots : Remix in Newfoundland


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photo above from a B>Lab in Barcelona, making dance to a poem in a language we don’t understand   dance like no one is watching ~ Grassroots : Remix brings together experiences, materials, and scores through translocal and international collaboration spanning a decade of improv practice.  In 2007 Meagan O’Shea conceived of “dance like no one […]

May 31, 2017

The Love Project


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Today we were so thrilled to perform The Love Project for the dance students at Rosedale Heights School of the Arts. Choreographed by Meagan O’Shea with performers (Nov.23.2016): Patricia Allison Miyeko Ferguson Alya Graham Maxime Nadeau Shakeil Rollock   The Love Project playlist:  Patrick Watson, Bon Iver, The Barr Brothers, Andrew Bird, Lori Clarke, Schubert, […]

November 23, 2016

The Love Project


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We have some big news! THE LOVE PROJECT, which has been seen by more than 3,000 students and 100 teachers is leaving school and going public for ONE NIGHT ONLY. Friday October 23rd at 7 pm, at Theatre Direct in Wychwood Art Barns.   The Love Project, our innovative ensemble dance piece performed by emerging […]

September 29, 2015

August Intensive: Interdisciplinary Solo Making


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A workshop for the creators and performers who are exploring their craft as their body as source; for playwrights wanting to explore on their feet; for directors and choreographers wanting to take ideas back to a group. In this facilitated process participants will explore different strategies for creating work, develop material, build sections using different […]

July 6, 2015

We Don’t Need Another Hero opens next week


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We weathered the KickStarter campaign and while it was really stressful, it was also quite amazing. We raised $12,000. This is fantastic. I am relieved and elated. Thank you everyone who donated, passed it on, spread the word, encouraged. It was a tremendous effort. On Tuesday night, we were hosted by The Drake Hotel for […]

April 2, 2015