March 18, 2024

2024-25 Application Updates

Thank you for Applying to New Works' Call for Applications 2024-25! In January 2024 we opened our call for applications to All Over The Map performance opportunities (8 spots), Studio and Theatre Residencies (2 spots), and our Summer Production Internship (1 spot). Over one month we received 71 applications, double as many as we received last year! Thank you once again to every artist who took the time to apply; we carefully read and considered every application and appreciated the opportunity to get to know you and your work a little bit better.
December 15, 2023

Call for Applications

New Works invites expressions of interest from dance and movement artists to participate in our 2024-25 season of performance, residency, and learning opportunities. Apply to perform at All Over The Map on Granville Island; to be an Artist in Residence in the studio or theatre; or to join the New Works team as the Summer Production Intern. All applications due 31 January 2024.
November 1, 2023

Cohort 2024

The New Works Cohort Program is a 5-month long program offering both mentorship and coaching about the business aspect of dance. It aims to provide learning and guided experience towards independent artists' knowledge and stability within the dance art sector. New Works Cohort Program 2024 applications are now closed. Successful applicants will be notified by Dec 1st.
November 1, 2023

NW In Practice

NW In Practice is a professional development series for dance teacher and leaders to gather and engage in critical conversation around the practice of teaching dance. This season, the series will focus on addressing and supporting needs in community driven spaces through a diversity of topics and angles.
September 5, 2023

Creative Exchange Project Announcement

We are excited to share that CanDance members New Works, The Dance Centre and the National Arts Centre, are partnering to facilitate and host a Creative Exchange Project between All Bodies Dance Project and dance artist Adam Warren, both located in Vancouver, and Propeller Dance in Ottawa.
August 30, 2023

Apply: XR Coordinator

Project Goals: Over the course of the season the XR Program Coordinator will have the opportunity to hone their skills as a program designer, gain confidence overseeing a team, and develop expertise negotiating and stewarding valuable partner relationships. "Program development will include identifying and implementing community support, artist support and educational and skill building opportunities. In addition, an essential part of this role is planting seeds, building relationships and researching resources to continue building the program into our next season."
May 17, 2021

Various Works By FakeKnot

FakeKnot creates inclusive performance works that strive to understand the complexities of identity and culture through costume, sound, technology and the body.
May 17, 2021

LAKBAY

In his current piece “LAKBAY” (Tagalog word for Journey) Josh meditates on patterns, cycles and rhythms.
May 17, 2021

Past that Echoes in the Present

A collection of film works that support the research and development of the collective's second full length work: "ORIGINS/How Do We Coexist?", which is a dance/movement, theatre, visual media, immersive exploration into a past that leaves echoes in the present.
May 17, 2021

Etude in Solitude

This solo draws its inspiration from the myth of Orpheus, and the opera ‘Orfeo ed Euridice'.
May 17, 2021

Chiaroscuro: Shades and Shapes

Image Description: Photo of Kevin Li/Shazam’s silhouette. Kevin looks to his left while his left forearm is bent upwards, forming a right angle. His right arm […]