ACROSS OCEANS ARTS

people

Artistic and Executive Director
Maxine Heppner

Assistant to Artistic Director
Takako Segawa

 

Current and LongTerm Artist Associates
Lo Bil, Pia Bouman, Maurice Bourne, Miguel Frasconi, Peter Jenkins, Hanafi, Louis Laberge-Côté, Susan Lee, Suzanne Liska,  Sarah Lochhead, Louis Laberge-Côté, Elizabeth Langley, Sallie Lyons, Agent Lynx (Kate Alsterlund), EnLai Mah, Edgardo Moreno, Junia Mason, Mafa Makhubalo, Mariela Nestora, Teti Nikolopoulou, Jerôme delaPierre, Kinsei Takayuki Fujimoto, Tedd Robinson, Jessica Runge, Shokoufeh Sakhi, John Sharpley, Takako Segawa, Laura Taler, Andrew Timar, Phyllis Whyte, Sashar Zarif

 

Administrative Associates
Jennifer Watkins, DUO

 

Technical and Production support
James Kendal, Jiv Parasram, Arun Srinivasan, Emily Derr, Mike Conley, Kevin Macleod, Siobhan Sleath, Tohru Kawakami

 

Media and IT support
Christos Giotis, Cameron Davis, Jessie Fraser, Kohei Ito

 

Photography

Cylla von Tiedemann, Christos Giotis

Bookkeeping
Jade Kerr

Board of Directors - Across Oceans - aka Phyzikal Theatre Ontario charitable corp #793900

Jay Fisher, Philip Shepherd, Martin Heppner

PREP for inclusive process and performance

Performance Readiness Maxine Heppner & Michelle Silagy and including Ken Harrower, Spirit Synott, Melisa Webster-Addison, Adam Wilkinson, Max Tepper, David Connolly, Luke Anderson, Eliza Chandler, Brian Solomon, Frank Hull, Barak Ade Soleil, Dan Watson, Marjorie Chan, Cara Spooner, Rose Jacobson, Ravi Jain, Fides Krucker, Peggy Baker, Jonathan Seinen, Lawrence Shapiro, Master class: Alex Bulmer, Syrus Marcus Ware; Dances for a Man with One Leg Lawrence Shapiro, Mateo Galindo-Torres, Suzanne Liska: Challenging Work Challenging Artists Arwyn Carpenter, Dipa Talukder, Lo Bil, Meek, Peter Kelly, Sukruti Tirupattur, Thalia Gonzalez Kane

Resources Online founding working group
Jivesh Parasram, Alexi Marchel, Zoe Ludski, Elise Chalmers, Sarah Chodos

 

“Rage” project: Roundtable Working Group
Nikki Cesare-Schotzko, Ida Meftahi, Takako Segawa, Maxine Heppner  with Antje Budd, Helen Chilas, Jesse Dobkin, Troy Emery Twigg, David Fancy, Mavis Himes, Fran Khanna, Mark Khanna, Yuki Nakamura, Jiv Parasram, Shokoufeh Sakhi, Alison Proudfoot, thanks to Tamara Trojanowska and University College at the University of Toronto

on dance ONline conversationalists

Andrea Nann (Dreamwalker Dance) Adèle Ross (New generation>STDT) Andrew Tay (Toronto Dance Theatre Artistic Director) Bengt Jorgen (Ballet Jorgen Artistic Director) Ben Cox (New generation>STDT) Christina Litt Belch (New generation>STDT) Denise Fujiwara (Fujiwara Dance Inventions, CanAsian Dance Festival) Carmen Romero (Independent) Gerry Trentham (lbs/sq inch) Heidi Strauss (Adelheid Dance) Holly Small (Independent, emeritus prof York Univ. Fine Arts) Keira Shaw (Independent- AOA associate) Lo Bil (Independent- AOA associate) Ian Garrett (Centre for Sustainable Practice in the Arts) Jessica Runge (Independent- AOA associate) Jessie Fraser (It’s not a pivot productions) Junia Mason (Independent- AOA associate) Kurumi Yoshimoto (New generation>STDT) Karen Kaeja (Kaeja d’Dance) Mafa Makhubalo (Mafa Dance Village) Malgorzata Nowacka (Chimera Dance projects) Maxine Heppner (Across Oceans Arts) Marie Josee Chartier (Chartier Dance) Michael Caldwell (Independent) Naishi Wang (Independent) Pulga Muchochoma (Independent) Peter Jenkins (Independent & Feldenkreis) Sashar Zarif (Zarif Dance Theatre) Susan Lee (AOA associate, assoc. prof York Univ Fine Arts) Victoria Mata (Independent) Yui Ugai (Independent- AOA associate) Yvonne Ng Peck Wan (Princess Productions)