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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!

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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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upcoming events

July28

 July 28-30, 2017

Mocean Dance and Kinetic Studios present a three-day intensive Body + Land Workshop with UK-based artist Helen Poynor to engage with outdoor sites along the coastline of Halifax.

For more information and to register visit Kinetic Studio's website.


August

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August 17-19, 2017

Mocean Dance will perform Live From the Flash Pan by Cory Bowles  at dance:Made in Canada August 17th at 7PM, 18th at 9PM, and 19th at 4PM.

Tickets can be purchased at the dance:Made in Canada website

More info and tickets available soon!

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




Photograph by Holly Crooks