Montréal Danse has been committed for three decades to producing powerful, singular and fascinating pieces of contemporary dance and nourishing creativity through innovative processes. The company plays an important role in the development of choreographic careers in its reputed creative workshops and labs, where means are given to creators to fully interrogate, develop and strengthen their visions and skills, supported by our experienced performers and our Artistic Director. Through its generosity and involvement, Montréal Danse expands the definition of a dance company and the impact it can have in the community and with numerous choreographers.
The company’s repertory boasts more than 50 works that have been touring and standing out on the stages of Quebec and far beyond. Recently with choreographers such as George Stamos, Jean-Sébastien Lourdais, Benoît Lachambre.
Premiere 2017-2018 - Instant Community, Peter Quanz (Agora de la danse, January, 2018)
In creation 2017-2018 - Reel to Real, Benoît Lachambre | GROUND & REBO(U)ND, Caroline Laurin-Beaucage + Lorganisme | BESIDE, Marie Béland + maribé - sors de ce corps.
For the last 7 years, Montréal Danse has been accomplishing a discreet but crucial community-based work, empowering women through Dance Against Violence workshops. Our goal is helping women who were victims of domestic violence to reclaim their bodies, regain balance and trust thanks to dance workshops given inside the shelters by our performers.