Dolphin

Dolphin protect me.

 

Dolphin Guide me. 

 

I don't need to be saved. 

 

I need to be found. 

 

Commissioned by Dance Ontario as the 2017 Dance Ontario DanceWeekend Creative Partnership Commission and presented at SummerWorks Performance Festival 2017. 

Dolphin

Choreography by Alyssa Martin 

Dramaturgy by David Bernstein 

Performers: Drew Berry (August 2017), Mary-Dora Bloch-Hansen, Josh Doig (January 2017), Samantha Grist, Sully Malaeb Proulx (August 2017) and Natasha Poon Woo with Sebastian Biasucci  

Costume Design by Kelsey Wilson 

Lighting Design by Arun Srinivasan (January 2017), Noah Feaver (August 2017)

Stage Management by Janelle Rainville (January 2017), Inga Bekbudova & Mariah Ventura (August 2017) 

Music: Sébastien Tellier,  The Flaming Lips, College, George Gershwin

Text: Gossip Girl TV Series, David Bernstein & Alyssa Martin

AWARDS:

  • Honourable Mention: Canadian Stage Award for Direction

  • Honourable Mention: SummerWorks Prize for Best Production

  • NOW Magazine Selection: Best Production

  • NOW Magazine Selection: Best Ensemble 

Video from SummerWorks Performance Festival. Filmed August 2017 by Francesca Chudnoff. 

 

Photos by E.S. Cheah