Older & Reckless 2019 Community Performance Project
MOonhORsE Dance Theatre is pleased to announce the 2019 Older & Reckless Community Performance Project will be led by Montreal-based choreographer Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo, originally from the Mohawk Nation of Kahnawake, with Nimkii Osawamick (Odawa/Potawatami from Wiikwemkoongsing Unceded Territory on Manitoulin Island), Emily Law (Toronto) and rehearsal director Bonnie Kim (Toronto).
The Community Performance Project connects acclaimed senior dance artists together with the public. Participants will learn a dance work, and then step on stage to perform the work as part of the 2019 Older & Reckless presentation.
ABOUT BARBARA KANERATONNI DIABO
Originally from the Mohawk Nation of Kahnawake, Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo is a professional dancer and choreographer performing and creating in many genres for over 25 years. She currently specializes in merging traditional First Nation’s dance with contemporary styles. Barbara takes great pride in sharing her culture with audiences and has performed across Canada and internationally. Over the years, through dance, music, storytelling, and interactive workshops, Barbara has brought her culture to all ages, from toddlers to elders.
The 2019 Community Performance Project is generously supported by Lindy Green & Sam Chaiton