Propulsion - with Édouard Lock

  • Montréal
  • Danse à la carte


    Édouard Lock
Length – s/o Venue – Théâtre Maisonneuve, Place des Arts
25 May 2021
26 May 2021
27 May 2021
28 May 2021
29 May 2021
30 May 2021

Initiated by Danse à la carte, Danse Danse and Diagramme, Propulsion is a creation and research lab with world-renowned choreographer Édouard Lock. Between daily training and creative process, this laboratory will allow 16 dancers to experience a week of exchange and work with an exceptional choreographer at Place des Arts' Théâtre Maisonneuve.

The 16 artists participating in this laboratory with Édouard Lock are 8 internationally established artists hailing from dance companies such as GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, Les Grands Ballets, Compagnie Marie Chouinard, Ballet Preljocaj, Les 7 Doigts de la main and Cirque du Soleil with 8 recent and upcoming graduates from L’École de danse contemporaine de Montréal and L’École supérieure de ballet du Québec.

Propulsion is a project designed to spark and foster mentoring, networking, research, creation, work experience and skill development as these artists navigate together through daily training and the creative process with an exceptional choreographer in one of the greatest theaters in Quebec.

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  • Édouard Lock

    Édouard Lock

    Edouard Lock began his choreographic career at the age of 20 and founded La La La Human Steps in 1980.

    Over the years Mr. Lock has been invited to create works for some of the world’s leading dance companies, including the Paris Opera Ballet, the Het Nationale Ballet of Holland, The Nederlands Dans Theater, the Cullberg Ballet and the Royal Ballet of Flanders.

    He co-conceived and was artistic director for David Bowie’s wo...

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  • Danse à la carte

    Founded in 2014, Danse à la Carte (DAC) responds to the need to bring together, support and engage professional dancers and choreographers from classical dance, contemporary dance and urban dance communities, around research and creation, professional development and production support.

    DAC's activities are centered around three main ideas: Creation - Development - Production.

    The needs of the dance community are different a...

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