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petites danses is a collection of short dances with vast imagination.

 

Thirteen performers. Four musical compositions. Eight dances. Each a world of its own.

 

Created by celebrated choreographer and connoisseur of contemporary music, Marie-Josée Chartier’s petites danses is a study in perception. Set to the music of Linda C. Smith, Rodney Sharman, James Tenney and Nick Storring, Chartier creates unique choreographic worlds that shape and re-shape our perception of sound. Those four musical works are imagined through moving bodies twice - resulting into eight distinct choreographies, inviting us to witness how movement allows us to see the beauty and complexity of each musical composition.

 

Like a short story, each dance is succinct and multi-layered.

 

For performance schedules, trailer and photos - click here

 

 

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Chartier Danse would like to thank the following councils

for their support through project and production grants.