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meet mocean

Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Mocean Dance creates and performs athletic, vibrant contemporary dance. Led by Co-Artistic Directors Susanne Chui and Sara Coffin, this versatile creation company commissions Canadian choreographers and company members to create dance that is highly physical, collaborative, and technically and emotionally rich. Mocean Dance tours internationally, delivering performances that engage audiences, and offering outreach activity to support the growth of contemporary dance in Canada.

see mocean

From inside the studio to on the road, Mocean Dance brings you closer to the heart of our work via: our Creation Blog

Watch videos of Mocean in performance!

Subscribe to our email newsletter, e-mocean, and keep up to date with performances, announcements and events.

Become a friend of Mocean Dance on Facebook and Twitter or follow our company's creation blog.

support mocean

Make a contribution to Atlantic Canadian dance and culture, and support the work of Mocean Dance by donating to us today. Send us a cheque by mail at PO Box 783 CRO, Halifax, NS B3J 2V2 or, make a secure, on-line donation right now through CanadaHelps.org. Either way, you will receive a tax-deductible receipt for the full amount of your donation.

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residency at the Marigold Theatre

Co-Artistic Director Sara Coffin will head to the Marigold Cultural Centre with the cast & crew to work on her new piece, Wild Within.

The community is welcome to attend a Work-in-Progress Sharing on the evening of April 4. 

The Mocean creation residency series is part of the Nova Scotia Talent Trust's 75th Anniversary Celebrations. 



Mocean will be hosting a fundraiser at Alderney Landing in honour of our latest creation, Wild Within.

Inspired by the piece, there will be wild influenced appetizers by acclaimed chef Dennis Johnston, a natural themed silent auction, cash bar & performances by SuddenlyLISTEN's Norm Adams and the Halifax Dance Young Company plus a sneak peek of Wild Within - set to premiere in Fall 2019.

Tickets on sale now - online , by phone or in person via Alderney Landing's Box Office.

For more information check out our FB Event. 



For a full listing of Mocean events this season, please view our Calendar.

Photograph by Holly Crooks