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Vancouver International Dance Festival

Benoît Lachambre and Benjamin Kamino entrance viewers with "Nudity. Desire"

Exciting performance art/ dance is high art entertainment at VIDF. Benjamin Kamino in Nudity. Desire.

Artistic Modus Operandi: Priming the next generation of dance artists

Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF) has a reputation for bringing together some of the world’s leading names in dance. But what about those names that haven’t yet gained notoriety?
Vancouver International Dance Festival, Goh Ballet Academy, Walpurgisnacht

Spotlighting Canadian Talent through International Relationships: Successful Collaboration at VIDF

Emboldened by the integrated support of GMDC dancers, the classically trained Goh Ballet students held their own in Liu Qi’s much anticipated Mustard Seed.

What's to see at the 13th Annual Vancouver International Dance Festival

Black Grace (New Zealand) returns to Vancouver after dazzling audiences at the 2010 Cultural Olympiad.

Cruceta Flamenco and Khambata Dance at the VIDF

Passion and intensity reign in Spain's Cruceta Flamenco, while Seattle contemperary company Khambatta Dance Companies turn the ordinary to extraordinary.

Deborah Dunn's "Trial & Eros" to feature T. S. Eliot's Four Quartets at Vancouver International Dance Festival

Ms. Dunn’s description of “Trial & Eros” isn’t much help. But let’s think of it as the art of building suspense—nearly as obscure and provocative as T. S. Eliot's poetry itself.

White Spider

Remember how fun it was as a kid to dangle upside down on a swing set, or swing high up on a climbing rope in gym class? White Spider, a dance production premiering this Friday and Saturday as part...

Vancouver International Dance Festival Set to Knock Vancouver's Olympic Socks Off

There’s no other medium that can express quite what dance does, says Barbara Bourget, artistic director of the Vancouver International Dance Festival. “You can’t talk a good dance. You can’t write a g