Led by seasoned dance artist and festival director Mary-Louise Albert, an artistic associate and a Board of Directors and advisors of professional and community dance enthusiasts.
photo Chuck Wilt of UNA Productions
resident artist November 2019
Sointula is an isolated village on Malcolm Island in British Columbia, Canada. Lying between Vancouver Island and the British Columbia mainland, northeast of Port McNeill and not far from Alert Bay. We acknowledge that BCMAS is located within the unceded Kwakwaka’wakw territories of the ‘Namgis, Kwakiutl, and Mamalilikala Nations.
The explosive talents of these bright female artists from BC and NYC are showcased in an evening of solos and their first collaboration, a duet titled Fortress. Choreography: Livona Ellis; Rebecca Margolick; Peter Bingham; Allen Kaeja
The Days invites you to share a beautiful encounter with exceptional Finnish dancers Maria Nurmela and Ville Oinonen. BCMAS' premiere of The Days is a Partner Presentation with Nordic Bridges 2022 in Collaboration with Harbourfront Centre, Toronto.
ALEXIS FLETCHER & AMBER BARTON (with Special Guest Artist: singer/composer CHELSEA EDWARDSON) A shared evening of solos danced, choreographed & performed by these two creative dancers - versatile and exquisite physicality.
professional contemporary dance series held throughout the year. FUNDED BY: Canada Council for the Arts; Canadian Heritage; BC Arts Council; Province of British Columbia; Regional District of Mt. Waddington