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Landmark Solos

Main stage programs can be tailored to venue and length using a number of Peggy Baker’s Landmark Solos, performed by members of the Peggy Baker Dance Projects ensemble, including:

In the Fire of Conflict (2008) – danced by Benjamin Kamino with Beverley Johnston on marimba, original composition by Christos Hatzis. Presenters with a password may watch the full length version here.

Portal (2008) – danced by Peggy Baker in silence. Winner of the 2008/09 Dora Mavor Moore awards for Outstanding Performance and New Choreography. Presenters with a password may watch the full length version here.

“Beginning from clear and simple premises, Baker generates a rich and abundant expression that suggests a thousand and one questions of identity. A great success.” Stephanie Brody, LA PRESSE, Montreal

“the economy and expressiveness of a fine etching…heroic, mysterious, sublime.” Michael Crabb, Toronto Star

Sylvan Quartet (1999) – danced by Sahara Morimoto, music by Chan Ka Nin performed live with cello, clarinet and piano.

Encoded Revision (1996) – danced by Benjamin Kamino with John Kameel Farah on piano, original score by Michael J. Baker – 2012/13 Dora nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Male in the Dance Division. Presenters with a password may watch the full length version here.

In a Landscape (1995) – danced by Andrea Nann with John Kameel Farah on piano,  music by John Cage – 2012/13 Dora nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female in the Dance Division. Presenters with a password may watch the full length version here.

Recent performances of these solos include Betty Oliphant Theatre 2012 and 2013; National Arts Centre Ottawa 2013. Upcoming: Art of Time Ensemble presents In the Fire of Conflict (danced by Benjamin Kamino), Toronto, February 2014, Betty Oliphant Theatre March/April 2014.

Bookings and Information: Meredith Potter

Depending on the circumstances, it may be possible to perform In the Fire of Conflict, Sylvan Quartet, or In a Landscape to recorded music.

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