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Dance Crush

The Spine Folds, Far
Away

October 23 and 24

eryn tempest

MONTREAL/EDMONTON

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WORKSHOP/CLASSES

Garuda Matwork with Raena Waddell

Wednesdays at 10 AM MST | Online | Free

Mondays at 7 PM MST | Online | Free

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Garuda combines the core work of Pilates, with the postures of Yoga and the fluidity of dance into a full mind and body exercise for any age and ability. Expect a total body workout in a safe environment with thoughtful instruction

september quarantine residency

Marynia Fekecz

September 15 – 24

MZD is using Spazio Performativo to house artists in isolation to work on their various creative projects in a supportive environment.  Their respective processes will be available online and we encourage discussion and feedback as they rehearse.

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Black Joy 2

Yesterday, I rang up two friends and had an extensive conversation about Black Joy with each of them. I was particularly interested in their understanding of the term Black Joy, uniquely Black experiences that brought them joy, as well as their bodies' expressions of joy. Below are shortened versions of these two delightful conversations. Cindy Ansah Black Joy is integral to sustaining life, sustaining culture. It is pervasive—always part of the atmosphere despite what is going on because it is foundational and prevalent [...]

September 8th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Black Joy

By Mpoe Mogale Over the past years, I have spent a lot of my time bringing to light the insidious nature of Canadian anti-Black racism. This was an underlying theme in everything I created—artistically, academically, and in advocacy. This vigilant focus of speaking to Blackness in relation to racism and whiteness contributed to the overrepresent narratives of Black life as lacking, struggling, and traumatic. There is an overemphasis of these themes in articles and stages that they have become synonymous with Blackness. [...]

August 25th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

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