Monthly archives: November, 2013

Job Posting: Business Manager

Dancers’ Studio West is seeking a Business Manager   The Business Manager will: Primarily be responsible for day-to-day office and administration functions, including maintaining financial records to audit, grant-writing (financial components), grant reporting and gaming support and administrative contract management and communication. The Business Manager will coordinate the physical move from our present location. The…


Dancers’ Studio West Announces Leaving Space, New Future

Dancers’ Studio West (DSW) will be moving out of their black box theatre space early in 2014. Their current season programming has concluded, and they will continue to operate remotely and present programming in Calgary in the 2014-15 season. After 33 years of nurturing and presenting contemporary dance in Calgary, and under new financial realities,…


A Whole New Shiny Choreographic Toolbox

WCD Ming Hon dancers Nov 2013

This is the fourth and final in the Davida On The Road series of blog posts through the Fall 2013 where I will share my creative experiences. This is the wrap-up discussion with Brent (Artistic Director) and Ming (Choreographer) after an intensive week-long residency in Winnipeg. BRENT LOTT: Ming, the week is over and you’ve faced some…


What and How: The First Choreographic Questions

This is the third in the Davida On The Road series of blog posts through the Fall where I will share my creative experiences, and I’ve turned this post over to Brent and Ming to discuss the first two days of this residency.   BRENT LOTT: On Monday, Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers (WCD) started the Prairie…