Small Acts of Great Significance by Teresa Dillon
October 30, 2010XPACE Cultural Centre, 58 Ossington Avenue, Toronto8:00 pm

Are you a dancer (any style), male and over 60? Would you like to take part in a short dance piece? Or maybe you have never danced before but would like to try?

Even Out The Pressure by Agnes Nedregård
October 28, 2010XPACE Cultural Centre, 58 Ossington Avenue, Toronto8:00 pm

A visual image, one performer, pressure from the inside, pressure from the outside. One or several actions, the audience is invited, what are you carrying?

Ranchero by Jamie McMurry
October 23, 2010Mercer Union, 1286 Bloor Street West, Toronto6:00 pm

With¬†Ranchero¬†McMurry continues to share this language of one’s history through performative acts but instead of having the viewers pass through the work, the work will pass through the viewer.

Pneumatic Vision: Cut by Helge Meyer
October 21, 2010Mercer Union, 1286 Bloor Street West, Toronto8:00 pm

This new performance work of Helge Meyer deals with the idea of breathing as a visible sign of being alive.

International Visiting Artists: Singapore
October 1, 2010Toronto Free Gallery, 1277 Bloor Street West, Toronto7:30 pm

Survey from Singapore, with works by Amanda Heng, Kai Lam and Lee Wen.

International Visiting Artists: Argentina
September 11, 2010Toronto Free Gallery, 1277 Bloor Street West Toronto8:00 pm

Gabriela Alonso and Nelda Ramos (Quilmes, Argentina) present live solo performances, a screening of performances/videos compiled by Zonadearte Gallery in Quilma, plus a Q&A.
Co-presented by Hamilton Artists Inc., aluCine and FADO Performance Art Centre.

Feast and/or Famine by Lori Blondeau
June 11, 2010Butterfield Park, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The artist creates an image of the hard at work Indian Princess/ Squaw, preparing the fire and gathering place, juxtaposed with a modern day feast (the BBQ) that brims over with plenty but feeds no one at the gathering. 

The History of Performance Art in 20 Minutes by Guillaume Désanges
June 10, 2010Gallery TPW, 56 Ossington Avenue, Toronto7:30 pm

The performance-lecture aims to divide the history of performance into ten gestures, all enacted and subjectively discussed. 

DONE NODE by Alastair MacLennan
May 12, 2010Butterfield Park, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto3:00 pm to 8:00 pm

“Art is the demonstrated wish and will to resolve conflict through action, be it spiritual, religious, political, personal, social or cultural. To heal is to make whole.”

International Visiting Artists: N. Ireland
February 26, 2010Toronto Free Gallery, 1277 Bloor Street West, Toronto7:30 pm

Spotlight on Belfast shines a light on the solo performance works of Hugh O’Donnell and Sin√©ad O’Donnell.

Performance Yellow

This fragrance opens us to the question, has the show started? It's winter, the theatre is colder than the street and the room is filled with people and all their winter smells: wet faux leather, down, too much shampoo, and beer breath. The atmosphere is a trickster. Am I late, am I early?

Top Notes

yellow mandarin, mimosa

Middle Notes

honey, chamomile, salt

Base Notes

narcissus, guaiac wood, piss, beer