Category Archives: improv workshop

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

May 31, 2017 // by admin

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 […]

Summer Solo Making

April 10, 2016 // by admin

Stand Up Dance presents Summer Solo Making with Meagan O’Shea July 30 – August 6 Golden Lake, Ontario, Canada Join Meagan O’Shea this summer on the shores of beautiful Golden Lake for a week of living and playing together to build skills, practice making and to create interdisciplinary solo performance. Open to physical performers and […]

Upcoming in Ottawa

September 29, 2014 // by admin

Photo: Keðja Mariehamn 2014 photo©uupitirronen Thursday October 2nd   ||   7 – 9 pm  ||  WORLD CAFÉ Conversation and Gathering   ||  FREE; refreshments for purchase Come and share your ideas about what is needed now. What are the ideas and issues that you are curious and passionate about? What are the issues that we need to […]

We Don’t Need Another Hero: a workshop exploring mob mentality

July 26, 2013 // by admin

We Don’t Need Another Hero A workshop exploring collaboration and confrontation in mob mentality Wednesday August 7th  – Friday August 9th, 1:30 – 4:30 pm In Trinity Bellwoods Park Join Stand Up Dance for three afternoons of exploration in sound and movement to explore the tension between peace and violence / collaboration vs. confrontation. Through […]

Improv Class and Workshop – 01/07/13 – Dovercourt House – 1st Floor – Toronto, Ontario

January 7, 2013 // by admin

Register here a workshop with Meagan O’Shea for performers of all kinds Illuminating the Solo Body Spontaneous Choreography The workshop will focus on: illuminating the solo body, developing tools to generate physical vocabulary; spontaneous choreography, guiding principles for crafting composition in the moment; and performing with scores/open floor. We will practice seeing and listening while […]

a workshop with Meagan O’Shea for performers of all kinds – 12/10/12 – Dovercourt House – 1st Floor – Toronto, Ontario

December 10, 2012 // by admin

Register here a workshop with Meagan O’Shea for performers of all kinds Illuminating the Solo Body Spontaneous Choreography The workshop will focus on: illuminating the solo body, developing tools to generate physical vocabulary; spontaneous choreography, guiding principles for crafting composition in the moment; and performing with scores/open floor. We will practice seeing and listening while […]