The Dance Post is pleased to present our first Artist Talk with Marc Boivin
Please join us for an informal discussion with dance artist Marc Boivin of Montreal.
Time: 5:30pm - 7pm
Location: 2nd floor, 211 Bannatyne Ave in the Rachel Browne Theatre
This event is free of charge and open to the public
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Biography : March Boivin
Dancer, improviser, teacher and choreographer, Marc Boivin begins his dance career at Le Groupe de la Place Royale in Ottawa under the directorship of Peter Boneham and in 1985 joins Ginette Laurin and her newly formed company O Vertigo Danse, touring extensively throughout Europe and North America. Since 1991 he has worked as an independent dancer, performing among others for Louise Bédard, Mélanie Demers, Sylvain Émard, André Gingras, James Kudelka, Jean-Pierre Perreault, Dominique Porte, Tedd Robinson, Felix Ruckert and Catherine Tardif and since 2007 in some of his own works, R.A.F.T. 70, Impact and most recently Une idée sinon vraie... In improvisation, it is mainly alongside Andrew Harwood, Diane Labrosse, Peter Bingham, Chris Aiken et Helen Walkley that his practice is developed. Affiliated with L’École de danse contemporaine de Montréal since 1987 Boivin regularly guest teaches and choreographs in schools and professional organizations across Canada. He has been president of the Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault since 2006, presided the board of the RQD (Regroupement québécois de la danse) from October 2010 to October 2014 and sat on the board of the Montreal Arts Council from 2005 to 2010.