ACROSS OCEANS ARTS: PROJECTS
Boat Ballet in Budapest Park, Toronto
(2006) performance / history / boating
Toronto performance event commissioned and produced by the YYZ gallery WADE festival.
Created and performed in cooperation with the Masaryk Community Arts Centre Outriggers Canoe Program. Parkdale, and emerging dance artists in a site-specific performance on Lake Ontario and in the Budapest Park wading pool at Sunnyside Beach.
A group of strangers wade ashore from their canoes to submerge themselves in new-found waters.
Artistic Direction: Maxine Heppner with Tina Parks