Author Archives: Alex

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Oct
2015

Get to know the choreographer

We asked Daniel Léveillé some questions about his piece Solitudes Solo which is coming to the Firehall next week, October 28th-31st. Don’t miss your chance to see these fantastic pieces where Léveillé subjects the dancers to the test of the solo and to impossible choreographic scores. 4 days only! Where did you get the inspiration […]


13

Oct
2015

Ready for some dance?

We are! Up next at the Firehall Arts Centre is Daniel Léveillé’s work, Solitudes Solo. The Artistic Intention? Because of its resistance to rational harmony, the body tends to fall toward the ground and the project of many of today’s choreographers is to pursue a movement realizing a sort of elated dionysism, positioned as a […]


23

Sep
2015

Love Bomb opens our 2015/2016 Season

The Firehall Arts Centre can’t wait for shameless hussy’s production of Love Bomb to open our Season! To break the ice, we asked Director Reneé Iaci a couple of questions. What excites you most about this production? The music. Steve Charles did an amazing job of composing and Meghan Gardiner‘s lyrics are poetic and, at […]


02

Sep
2015

Fringe Fever hits the Firehall again!

All of us at the Firehall Arts Centre are excited to yet again be a Bring-Your-Own-Venue for the Vancouver Fringe Festival! This year we will be the venue for 7 Fringe performances (6 of which are local companies). With a variety of dark comedies, circus, musicals, and sensory treats: the Fringe goer will be sure […]


10

Nov
2012

Leonard Cohen Raffle Winner!!

We’ve made the draw and….. Congratulations to Ryan for being our Leonard Cohen Raffle winner!! He was thrilled when I called him and I’m sure he’ll have an excellent time at the show on Monday. We’d like to give  a HUGE Thank You to everyone who purchased raffle tickets. The Firehall Arts Centre raised almost […]


20

Mar
2012

Firehall Fact #19: Staff Favourites

Today, we hear from Alex Danard, Box Office/Volunteer Coordinator! Hello Folks! I’ve worked at the Firehall Arts Centre for 2 years now. I started off as a participant in the In-House Training program in March of 2010 and loved it! After I was hired on as the Outreach Coordinator for Dancing on the Edge and […]