April 19, 2017 Convocation Hall, 7pm University of Alberta Will Northlich-Redmond debuted a new piece for piano, electronics, brass, percussion, and new dance by Mesch
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Jen Mesch is artist in residence at Harcourt House Artist Run Centre in Edmonton, Alberta from November 2016 – October 31, 2017 Welcome Jen Mesch, our 15th Artist in Residence
Teach Yourself to Fly 8 pm Convocation Hall, University of Alberta Performed by Contempo, XIME, and Jen Mesch Dance Conspiracy Dancers: Ainsley Hillyard, Alison Kause, Jen Mesch, Krista Posyniak, Kate Stashko Improv structures by Oliveros, Wolff, and Duck Admission by donation
LitFest is Canada’s only nonfiction literary festival. For the past ten years, performance venues, and concert halls across Edmonton have opened their doors each October to welcome and showcase the top voices in literary nonfiction from YEG and abroad. The 11-day festival connects nonfiction fans with the authors and writers that are guiding conversations that… Read more »
See a video here Jen Mesch Dance Conspiracy Takes Over the Science Building – Again! Our third and final take over of the CCIS building on the campus of the University of Alberta. Allison Balcetis (saxophone) Dario Charles (dance) Ian Crutchley (various instruments) Julie Ferguson (dance) Ben Freeland (poetry) Ben Gorodetsky (dance) Ainsley… Read more »
Now Hear This, from March 17-20, 2016. Jen Mesch joins forces with Nate Wooley (trumpet) to form the band LISH. LISH will perform The Treasury as part of New Music Edmonton’s festival of new music, Now Hear This. Performance is on March 19, 8:30 pm Holy Trinity Anglican Church. Many, many thanks to Edmonton Arts… Read more »
February 18, 2016 9pm Jen Mesch Dance Conspiracy revives their 2009 piece Gorilla Boléro. Choreographed by Mesch, Danced by Ainsley Hillyard and Jen Mesch in Dirt Buffet Cabaret, produced by Mile Zero Dance and curated by Ben Gorodetsky. 9pm, $10 o.b.o. Spazio Performativo, 10816 95 St., Edmonton, Alberta
Mesch will perform butoh for 2.5 hours under Sonja Myllymaki in Drive In/Dance In at Spazio Performativo as part of Nuit Blanche. Mile Zero Dance will host performances in their front window space for the duration. Butoh somewhere in the realm of 9-11:30.
SubArctic Improv and Experimental Arts is a monthly performance presented by Mile Zero Dance and curated by Jen Mesch & Allison Balcetis. SubArctic presents a forum for a wide array of formats, improv structures, collaboration, and experimentation. Performances are at Mile Zero Dance’s Spazio Performativo, 10816 95th Street. Start times are 8:00 pm. $15… Read more »
I’ll be joining Mile Zero Dance for The Found Festival in Streaming, directed by Gerry Morita. It’s one of my favourite Mile Zero pieces and I’m thrilled to be part of it. June 26, 27, 28. On location at Louise McKinney Park. Details TBA.