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.
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...Read more about Édouard Lock
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...Read more about Danse à la carte