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FREE collaborative movement sessions run by Zorya Arrow and our final guest artist Maura García on April 15 from 10am-1pm. In collaboration with and held at Drop In Dance Winnipeg.

Who: Maura García and Zorya Arrow

What: Movement Lab with Zorya Arrow and Workshop with Maura García

When: Monday, April 15 10:00am – 1:00pm

Where: Drop-in Dance Winnipeg – 1381 Portage Avenue

Price: FREE


*ASL Interpretation at every event. Physically accessible venue with gender inclusive washrooms.

The artists who were selected for our 2024 Research Residency are Maura GarcíaAnaïs Bossé + Odéah Roy, and Elena Basford. They will be working between February to April in three different studios across Winnipeg. They will be sharing their research to a public audience on Saturday, April 20th from 7:00pm-9:00pm at aceartinc.

We are delighted to have Gislina Patterson as the written essayist and Azka Ahmed as the visual essayist. These two artists will create artistic responses to the residency artists research, and share their work to a public audience on Sunday, April 21st from 2:00pm-4:00pm at aceartinc.

Who: Maura Garcia, Anaïs Bossé + Odéah Roy, and Elena Basford
What: Research Residency Presentation and Artistic Response
When: Saturday, April 20, 7:00pm-9:00pm + Sunday, April 21, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Where: aceartinc., 206 Princess Street
How much: Pay What You Can

Register for the PRESENTATION HERE

*These events will have ASL Interpretation in a physically accessible venue with gender inclusive washrooms.

The Research Residency is designed to support the kinesthetic and choreographic inquiries of artists from all disciplines engaging in dance and/or movement-based research, providing resources such as artists’ fees, studio space, and public presentation opportunities

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Movement Practice

Young Lungs Dance Exchange invites all movers and thinkers to learn new skills, experience alternative pathways, and engage in dialogue. Titled Movement Practice, the event is a time to dance and discuss in a comfortable, inclusive environment.


Young Lungs Dance Exchange is a Winnipeg-based network of independent dance and movement-based artists dedicated to supporting each other and advancing their art form.

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