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The Love Project

November 23, 2016 // by admin

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, […]

The Love Project

September 29, 2015 // by admin

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 […]

August Intensive: Interdisciplinary Solo Making

July 6, 2015 // by admin

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 […]

We Don’t Need Another Hero opens next week

April 2, 2015 // by admin

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 […]

We Don’t Need Another Hero

March 11, 2015 // by admin

We have launched a KickStarter Campaign. There are just under 2 weeks to contribute. I love this idea: If everyone I know chips in $6 and shares the campaign and spreads the word then not only do we raise the money to have the best show possible but we also build audience and create […]

We Don’t Need Another Hero

March 8, 2015 // by admin

Here we go! I can’t believe it’s almost here. It’s been a long time coming and while so much of the big work has happened, there is still more big work to happen to make it all happen. I am thrilled to be included in The Dance Current’s Making Waves feature. All the pieces are […]

Showing in Victoria

January 26, 2015 // by admin

We Don’t Need Another Hero a new theatrical experience created by Meagan O’Shea / Stand Up Dance Inspired by the Occupy movement and the dilemma between action/discomfort and complacency/convenience, We Don’t Need Another Hero is part performance, part communal catharsis – an experiential spectacle. It includes Where Truth Lies, a dance-theatre solo with live translation […]

Fall by foot

September 27, 2014 // by admin

If the summer was about swimming in the sea (and oceans, ponds, lakes and rivers) then the fall is about putting my feet on the earth. I’ve been walking and walking and walking, eschewing almost everything else and just walking. First it was along the Halifax boardwalk and into Point Pleasant Park, then the Gatineau […]