For choreographers and dancers, it is an opportunity to work, unfettered, in our big studio, over a six-week gestation period, and access choreographic training and editing from Jennifer Mascall. Choreographers in residence are able to repeatedly present work in progress before audiences, return to the studio to work further, and present again to a fresh audience.

NEW THIS YEAR:

TOOL KIT for CREATORS.

Composition workshop with Jennifer Mascall

FEE: $250 / 9 hours

Open to all creators from any discipline.

Using techniques from Linda Putnam's work, Experiential Anatomy, and the history of post modern dance, Jennifer Mascall will bring up possibilities for sourcing work, for generating material, for negotiating the rhythm of dances that will help a creator, continue, finish, and solve difficulties throughout their process.

BLOOM 1: March 3 – April 10, No workshop for Holy Week: April 14-17

TOOL KIT for CREATORS 1: MARCH 3, 4, 5. 2:30 - 5:30

BLOOM 1 Performance: 4:30 – 6:30, April 22, 29 and May 6, 13.

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Deadline for Application for BLOOM 2: March 10, 2014
BLOOM 2  runs: April 28 – May 29

TOOL KIT FOR CREATORS 2: April 28, 30, May 1. 2:30 - 5:30

BLOOM 2 Performance: 4:30 -6:30, June 2, 10, 17, 24.


Why BLOOM?
• Writing that grant?
• Getting ready to pitch/showcase/premiere your piece?
• Just at that place where you know you need something......
For Vancouver's, BC's, and Canada's choreographers and dancers it is an opportunity to work, unfettered, in our big studio over a six week gestation period, and access choreographic training and editing from Jennifer Mascall. Choreographers in residence are able to repeatedly present work in progress before informal audiences, return to the studio to work further, and present again to a fresh audience.

LOOK at what you get:
• Composition Workshop with Jennifer Mascall
• Studio space for rehearsal - the studio will be available to you for booking
• Editing dates with Jennifer Mascall
• Four opportunities to show your work in front of an engaged audience, with wine and storytelling!
• DVD of one of your showings at cost

All this for only $150!!
$250 up-front, with a $100 Honorarium on completion of the fourth showing *
*video extra


What We Ask From You:
No solo works
Your dancers MUST be available for all 4 performances.
New this year: You can have access to our dancer if you wish.


An application providing the following info:
1. Why Bloom?
2. Your idea
3. Number of people involved in your piece or do you need dancers
4. How long do you expect the final piece to be
5. Your CV & video links

Please send to admin@mascalldance.ca or phone 604-669-9337 for more info.