Tangente: 1596 / 1602 Saint-Laurent Blvd.

Places – Part 1


Tangente: archives


A major player in contemporary dance in Montreal, Tangente has offered audiences bold and innovative annual programming for 35 years. Since its founding, more than 1,500 artists over three generations have enjoyed support in developing and presenting shows. Between the official opening of its doors…


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Not Just Dance – Opening Ceremony

With Barbara Diabo, Réginald Jean-Louis (Bonga), and Karl-Henry Brézault. The Not Just Dance Symposium was created and produced by Zab Maboungou/Compagnie Danse Nyata Nyata and took place at the MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels) on December 12, 2018. Photography: Kevin Calixte


“It’s happening! Oui, les interprètes créent les danses!” (in French)

Texte préparé pour ma participation à séance : « Implication des interprètes dans la création en danse : question de la cocréation. Qu’en pensent-ils, qu’en pensent-elles ? » Marie Claire Forté, octobre 2019

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Bouncing off the archive #1

In the second part, Hanna Sybille Müller shares her dis/embodied archive findings with two dancers, Nate Yaffe and Lauren Semeschuk, with whom she developed a trio. When the residency and project were postponed due to the pandemic, a week of rehearsals still took place in…

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Copyright: A space of freedom or constraint for the creation and use of choreographic works

On October 2, 2015, the FJPP held a focus day on copyright and artistic legacy in dance, in collaboration with the Department of Dance and Institut du patrimoine at UQAM. With the participation of: Georges Azzaria, lawyer Manon Oligny, choreographer Sophie Préfontaine, lawyer Caroline Gravel,…