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“Flying Hearts” at the 2018 Wee Festival

“Flying Hearts”–a wonderfully fun imaginary trip through a day two friends spend together–met with a warm reception from full houses at the 2018 WEEFesival. This new movement theatre piece for young and special needs audiences, was created at Theatre Direct with choreographer Michelle Silagy, Director Lynda…

Pre-school Dance Classes

Register now for fall 2018. Fridays at 3:30 – 4:15pm.  $125 per session @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate dance and choreography skills that nurture the artistic voice of…

Classes for JK & SK Children

Register now for fall 2018. Fridays starting in September, 4:15 – 5:00pm. $125 per session (10 classes) @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate dance and choreography skills that…

Classes for Grade 1 & 2 Children

Register now for fall 2018. Fridays starting in September, 2018 (no class March 30th). 5:15pm – 6:00. $125 per session @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103. In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate dance and…

“Her Heart” at the Theatre Centre in February 2018

Peggy Baker’s retrospective “Map by Years” wow-ed full houses at every opportunity in February 2018. It was a thrill to perform Baker’s 1993 solo “Her Heart” alongside the pianist Cheryl Duval at Toronto’s new Theatre Centre. Other artists performing on the program included Peggy Baker…

Conversation Piece

Premiere: May 2004 in Runge’s solo show Flight, presented by dance made in canada/fait au canada at the Winchester Street Theatre, Toronto. Movement Innovation and Performance: Jessica Runge Set: Jessica Runge and Dallard Runge Costume: Jessica Runge and Lori Tres Endez Lighting Design: Aisling Sampson…

The Girl who Fell from the Sky

Premiere: May 2004 in Runge’s solo show Flight, presented by dance made in canada/fait au canada at the Winchester Street Theatre, Toronto. Choreography, Text and Performance: Jessica Runge Set: Jessica Runge and Dallard Runge Music: Brendan Power and John Sherlock Costume: Jessica Runge and Heather MacCrimmon…

Tango

Premiere: August 2004 at fFIDA’s Grande Scale Event in The Distillery, Toronto. Choreography: Jessica Runge Performance: Kayt Lucas and Tina Park Music: La Cumparsita Costume: Jessica Runge photo: John Brunke

Abracadabra

Premiere: August 2004 at fFIDA’s Grande Scale Event in The Distillery, Toronto. Choreography: Jessica Runge with Julia Aplin, as part of the Anti-Gravity Aerial Daredevilry project Performance: Jessica Runge Music: ABBA Costume: Julia Aplin with Jessica Runge photo: John Brunke