Daina Ashbee (Montreal)
Daina Ashbee confronts her audiences with yet another dark and powerful piece about women. She explores the vulnerabilities and strengths of bodies layered with pain and littered with social oppression. Yet, layers of joy and celebration pierce through the tension providing for a liberating and transformative experience like no other.
"Here, skin is empowering... This bold and exceptional new work enlivens sensations and provides a moment to recognize one another’s humanity.” - Philip Szporer, The Dance Current, 2016