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Dance artists Monica Shah, Liliane Moussa and Gail Lotenberg write about the work they have been developing during the winter edition of 12 Minutes Max, which can be seen at a free studio showing on February 7 at 6pm. Monica Shah: In this 12 Minutes Max process, I am working towards discovering my own voice within Indian contemporary dance. This has led the work from its proposed structure... Read more

Dance artists Molly McDermott, Linda Hayes and Marissa Wong write about the work they have been developing during 12 Minutes Max this fall, which can be seen at a free studio showing on November 29 at 6pm. Molly McDermott: I have been navigating the big scary world of a creative process on my own and have come to realise how important it is to have other eyes involved.  The challenge... Read more

12 Minutes Max seeks to foster experimentation and the development of new work, along with critical feedback and community dialogue. Choreographers Akeisha de Baat & Nathan Todd, Bevin Poole, Ahalya Satkunaratnam and Clare Twiddy provide insight into their choreographic approaches, and the challenges and rewards of choreographing to a time limit: Akeisha de Baat & Nathan Todd: Title:      ... Read more

12 Minutes Max seeks to foster experimentation and the development of new work, along with critical feedback and community dialogue. Choreographers Gemma Crowe, Iris Lau and Daelik provide insight into their choreographic process, and the challenges and rewards of choreographing to a time limit, as their studio showing approaches on February 23: Gemma Crowe: Around the ten-minute mark,... Read more
Posted on November 25, 2015 in 12 Minutes Max

  This season we are inviting different contributors to offer their perspectives on the work developed during 12 Minutes Max, bringing a breadth of interpretations of the rich, provocative and inspiring works of these courageous artists in motion. George Sipos shares his impressions of the first studio showing which took place on November 10: I love work that starts with something... Read more
Posted on November 5, 2015 in 12 Minutes Max

12 Minutes Max seeks to foster experimentation and the development of new work, along with critical feedback and community dialogue. Choreographers Cody Cox, Katie DeVries & Kimberly Stevenson, and Mahaila Patterson-O'Brien provide insight into their choreographic process, and the challenges and rewards of choreographing to a time limit: Katie DeVries & Kimberly Stevenson Natural... Read more

With the presentation of 12 Minutes Max coming up on June 12, we asked the choreographers to tell us 1) what impact the 12 minute time constraint has made on their work; and 2) what their experience over the course of 12MM has been like, and how the work has evolved during the process over the last season. This is what they said: Con8 Collective Vanilla To The Touch Choreographed... Read more

The Fall 2014 edition of 12 Minutes Max is under way: we asked emerging artists Naomi Brand, Kara Nolte, Jane Osborne and Daisy Thompson to tell us what they are working on in the studio and what they have found most challenging, surprising or rewarding in their creative process. Join us for a free studio showing of their works in progress on Wednesday October 29, 2014 at 6pm at Scotiabank... Read more