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.
Solo Dances/Past into Present - Featuring dancers and choreographers Livona Ellis, Vanessa Goodman, Rebecca Margolick, Serge Bennathan, Peter Bingham, Tedd Robinson and Allen and ML Albert
A yearly professional contemporary dance series held throughout the year.
A dance and spoken word creation, performance & filming of a professional and community full-length collaborative centering on the struggles and strengths of historical area women in the early 1900’s.
artist creation residencies with work in process public showings in Sointula, Malcolm Island
A live music and dance piece performed and created by violist Hannah Epperson and dancer / choreographer Rebecca Margolick with supporting live sound by Maxx Berkowitz.