© Bruce Zinger 2018
Angles and sinew. Impact and grace. Fierce individuality and delicate symbiosis.
A Fall for Dance North commission, this collaboration between Anne Plamondon and Emma Portner transcends the frame
of a duet – and the artists’ difference in age.
“Our goal is to collaborate in the most open-minded and in-forceful way, giving space to a new way of creating as solo artists,” they
Artists, women, human beings. No rules, no preconceptions. When they dance, there is nothing else.
Choreography Anne Plamondon & Emma Portner
Performance Anne Plamondon & Belinda McGuire
Lighting design Simon Rossiter
Music Dustin O'Halloran, Oliver Fairfield, Travis Lake
Video Robin Pineda Gould
PRODUCTION FALL FOR DANCE NORTH
CREATIVE RESIDENCIES DANSE À LA CARTE, LA DANCE PROJECT
“ The highlight of Fall for Dance North’s new season […], Counter Cantor […] is the most developed and satisfying work I’ve seen come out of the festival yet. “
Martha Schabas, The Globe & Mail
“ Plamondon is one of Canada’s most exquisite performers. […] over 25 years in the biz, she is known for the daring and clarity of her moves. “
Kathleen Smith, NOWMagazine