MARKING THIS MO(VE)MENT SYMPOSIUM





Our long-awaited thrice-postponed symposium is finally here! 


We are in a moment like no other. Through performance, artistic sharing, discussion, and studio exploration, artists investigate, celebrate, and tackle the questions, reflections, and dreams that are alive right now, in our world. Join us as we mark this moment!

 

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Outside In: Being Real About EDI 


Equity, Diversity, Inclusion. What happens when we dig deep? In this fishbowl conversation, five BIPOC artists share their stories, learnings, successes, failures and dreams.


Date: Thursday November 4, 2021
Time: 7:00-8:30PM
Location: Online Event / Zoom
Ticket Info: Free - Click Here to register


**EVENT POSTPONED** Choreographic Play


Have a choreographic idea that you want to try out? Or want to see what other ideas are out there? Come to this session as a choreographer, a mover or both!

Artistic Reflections on a Pandemic 


Creators creatively sharing the impacts of this time. Using the tools of their trades, artists creatively share the ways in which the pandemic is changing, impacting and shifting their artistic practices.


Date: Friday November 5, 2021
Time: 7PM
Location: Halifax Central Library - Paul O’Regan Hall
Artists/Panel: I’thandi Munro, Sarah Prosper, NAT Chantel, Nostos Collectives

Tickets: Free; Please visit the Halifax Central Library site for details.

Mainstage: Beyond Explorations 


Kinetic Studio presents Beyond Explorations, our symposium mainstage event! In this double bill, Leelee Oluwatoyosi Eko Davis & Lydia Zimmer share the now fully developed works they started during their tenures as Kinetic Explorations* artists.


Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Time: 8PM
Location: Alderney Landing Theatre
Artists: Leelee Oluwatoyosi Eko Davis & Lydia Zimmer
Ticket Info: $15 / $20 at Alderney Box Office


*Kinetic Explorations is a program that supports dance artists to develop a piece from concept to completion over the course of a season.

Making Meaning of Accessible 


Do you have questions about increasing accessibility? What works? What doesn’t? 3 artists with lived experience of disability answer your questions.
Submit your questions here (TBA)


Date: Sunday November 7, 2021
Time: 1:00-2:30PM
Location: Halifax Central Library - Room 301
Ticket Info: Free; Please visit the Halifax Central Library site for details.

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Proof of Vaccination required for all in person events.