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CanNatyam: Online Symposium co-presented with Alberta Dance Alliance: How do we make traditional performance presentations better?

September 10, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Starts Sat Sept 10 @ 8:30am
The CanNatyam Online Symposium is free and open to the public by registration only where you will have access to exclusive links and behind the scenes discussions on the topic of traditional dance presentation and how we can make it better. We will go into the technical and design elements dancers use to tell their stories. We will hear from successful presenters of traditional Ukrainian and Indigenous dance in Canada. The chat lines will be open to capture your thoughts, observations and experiences related to the presentation of traditional dance. The panels will be recorded and the information will be shared online by Alberta Dance Alliance and Thousand Faces.
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