Sawdust Collector and Western Front present
A New Works Field Trip
New Music, Theatre and Live Art
∆ Veda Hille & Amiel Gladstone ∆
Songs from a new musical in progress
feat. Marin Patenaude, Molly MacKinnon
& Tegan Wahlgren
∆ Dumb Instrument Dance ∆
Walking bones and sound through stories of matrilineage
Ziyian Kwan in collaboration with James Meger
∆ Lucien Durey ∆
An embodied call-and-response with live singing and recorded video
with Chance Lovett & Amanda Sum
∆ Corbin Murdoch ∆
Doors: 6:30 pm
Show: 7:00 pm
Tickets: $10/$15 advanced | $15/$20 cash at the door
Veda Hille & Amiel Gladstone
Amiel and Veda have been creating musicals shows together for as long as her son has been alive for folks like Vancouver Opera, Theatre Replacement, PuSh, Arts Club,, Musical Stage Company, but mainly just for you.
Ziyian Kwan (Dumb Instrument Dance)
Ziyian Kwan is a Vancouver based dance artist whose work and play include creation, performance and other than usual dance actions. Ziyian has performed close to 100 original works by an eclectic range of choreographers on international stages and as Artistic Director of Dumb Instrument Dance, creates work that promotes collaboration with colleagues in dance, literature, music and visual art. ‘ I am my heart’s dumb instrument ’, Denton Welch.
Lucien Durey is an artist, writer and singer based in Vancouver. Recent exhibitions include Motion & Motive, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto (2019); SUPER, NATURAL, Unit 17, Vancouver (2019); TWO ROOMS, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver (2019); Phenomenal Hosts, Neutral Ground, Regina (2018); and Paraphernalia, Burrard Arts Foundation, Vancouver (2018). He authored the yearlong bimonthly review column “Vancouver Report,” published in 2017–18 by Canadian Art. He holds a BFA from Emily Carr University of Art + Design and an MFA from Simon Fraser University’s School for the Contemporary Arts.
Corbin Murdoch is a songwriter, live event producer and arts administrator. He was born a settler on Coast Salish territory, where he has lived (almost) his entire life. For 14 years, he wrote and recorded music with his flagship project The Nautical Miles, releasing 5 albums between 2004 and 2014. He works as Managing Producer for Theatre Replacement. For the New Works series, he will be premiering a series of new songs and short essays.
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