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 […]

The Love Project

October 12, 2015 // by admin

History of The Love Project What seems like a long time ago, and just a few months ago all at once, I began the process of making what is now The Love Project. In 2007 or 2008, I began as a short piece for four teenagers in YMI Dancing at Pia Bouman School called How […]

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 […]

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 […]

Only 4 more chances to see this show

May 27, 2014 // by admin

1. Summarize in 3 sentences what Based On Actual Unrelated Events is about Based On is about finding the relationship between different things. In this case how one inhabits ones body differently in different situations, i.e. the shoes one wears or where one lives; what is it about love; and what’s going on in our […]


May 12, 2014 // by admin

PHYSICAL WORKSHOP FOR SOLO AND SOCIETAL AWAKENING with Meagan O’Shea & Clare Preuss June 9 – 13, 2014 || 1 – 5 pm || Toronto In this dynamic workshop, Meagan and Clare will lead participants through investigations into extremes in sound and movement. We will activate our individual and group selves so that we can […]

Rebellious Subjects in Barcelona

January 5, 2014 // by admin

I’ve just returned from working with La Pell, The Working Group, Jump Current and others at the Institut del Teatre in Barcelona. We were exploring ideas of rebelliousness through riots and protests: sports, political, organized and spontaneous. We talked to and worked with students who had been a part of Occupy in Spain. From these […]