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Torque 2023/24 Season

Presented by Harbourfront Centre at Harbourfront Centre, Toronto

October 26 - April 20

Harbourfront Centre announces the 2023/24 international contemporary dance series Torque on stage from October 2023 to April 2024. France’s Fouad Boussouf (October 26–28) presents the Canadian premiere of Näss, a hypnotic exploration of the cross-cultural influences of contemporary and traditional North African dance, hip hop and breakdance; Quebec’s Fou Glorieux, from the legendary Louise Lecavalier (November 23–25) presents the Toronto premiere of Stations, an intoxicating solo that...

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Harbourfront Centre announces the 2023/24 international contemporary dance series Torque on stage from October 2023 to April 2024. France’s Fouad Boussouf (October 26–28) presents the Canadian premiere of Näss, a hypnotic exploration of the cross-cultural influences of contemporary and traditional North African dance, hip hop and breakdance; Quebec’s Fou Glorieux, from the legendary Louise Lecavalier (November 23–25) presents the Toronto premiere of Stations, an intoxicating solo that brings together Lecavalier’s singular dynamism and fearless physicality; Toronto’s own co-performers and choreographers Naishi Wang and Jean Abreu (February 8–10) present the world premiere of Deciphers, an arresting work co-presented with DanceWorks that centres on the immigrant experience and the body as a tool of linguistic expression; Norway’s Sámi choreographer Elle Sofe Sara (March 6–7) presents the Toronto premiere of Vástádus eana – The Answer is Land, a potent mix of music, song, traditional yoik and dance to amplify the relationship between the Sámi people and their homeland and Germany’s Gauthier Dance//Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart (April 18-20) presents the Toronto premiere of Swan Lakes, a striking showcase of four distinctly daring interpretations of the seminal masterpiece from four of the world’s dance superstars: Cayetano Soto, Marie Chouinard, Marco Goecke and Hofesh Shechter. For Torque tickets and to explore Harbourfront Centre’s full season lineup, visit: HarbourfrontCentre.com

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Dates & times

Wed, Mar 06 @ 7:30 pm Thu, Mar 07 @ 7:30 pm Thu, Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm + 2 more dates and times

Fri, Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm Sat, Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm - Less dates

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235 Queens Quay W, Toronto, ON M5J 2G8

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