My Mother’s mother’s mother’s mother (2018; 45 minutes)
Choreographer: Rob Chartier with Aroussen, Sylvain Bouchard and Marc Meyer Music: Bryce Morison Costumes: Genevieve Beaulieu, Genevieve Sirois-Leclerc and dancer’s own
Company dancer Rob Chartier, through the Emerging Choreographers program, has created this piece about his journey to find and connect with his Wendake roots. Developed with input from Wendake artists Aroussen and Bryce Morison, it is a beautiful piece of personal and traditional storytelling through words, music and dance.
Picture This [Working Title] (2018; 20 minutes)
Choreographer: Shara Weaver and Surraya Aziz with input from all the dancers Music: Jesse Stewart Costumes: Genevieve Beaulieu
Picture This is about trusting our own wisdom and celebrating our unique selves in a world full
of societal barriers. Special thanks to Psychiatric Survivors of Ottawa and The Royal.
This piece was a community collaboration in 2018 and is being developed for GCTC’s mainstage as a company piece in 2019.