Photo Flash: First Look at Danceworks' A SOLDIER'S TALE
DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series now in its 37th season, proudly presents the world premiere of A Soldier's Tale, a powerful dance theatre work choreographed and directed by Signal Theatre Artistic Director Michael Greyeyes that probes probes the effect of war. Scroll down for pictures from the production!
This exceptional full-length work runs Thursday, February 20 to Saturday, February 22 at Harbourfront Centre's Fleck Dance Theatre at 207 Queens Quay West, Toronto.
It examines the aftermath and costs of war - on the soldiers who wage it and their families - by telling the stories of two soldiers: one a Second World War veteran; the other, a soldier in the recent Iraq war.
A Soldier's Tale was written by Tara Beagan with dramaturgy by Yvette Nolan. The show features Keith Barker, Louis Laberge-Côté, Michael Caldwell, Ana Groppler, Kate Holden, Nancy Latoszewski, Jamie Maczko, Daniel McArthur, Tamara Podemski, PJ Prudat, Brendan Wyatt, and Eva and Lilia Greyeyes. It was composed by John Gzowski with sound and video design by Andrew Moro, set and costume design by Shawn Kerwin, and lighting design by Elizabeth Asselstine Tickets are $18.75 -$37.25 and can be purchased by calling the Harbourfront Centre Box Office at 416-973-4000 or online at www.danceworks.ca.
Photo Credit: John Lauener and Antonio Lennert