© Adrienne Surprenant
09/30/21 – The time we have all been waiting for! Rhiannon and Margie are reuniting in October to bring us, once again, the beloved Nature of Voice and Body workshop.
09/27/21 – It is with great enthusiasm that we welcome Bernard Guérin to the position of Executive Director of the Margie Gillis Dance Foundation.
08/16/21 – Margie Gillis is thrilled to be part of this 19th edition of Festival Quartiers Danse!
08/12/21 – The Margie Gillis Foundation is looking for a General Manager!
07/06/21 – To commemorate Margie on her birthday July 9, please help to bring an Artist’s book to life!
06/02/21 – Margie is ecstatic and honoured to be opening Festival Bloomsday Montréal’s 10th anniversary virtual event starting on June 12.
05/09/21 – BLUE at the NAC
05/05/21 – EVOLUTIONS unfolds on stage with Margie Gillis and 8 of the dancers participating in the Legacy Project.
04/23/21 – Guided Movement Meditation classes are back!
01/20/21 – On January 25 to 28, Margie Gillis will be offering an online Movement Meditation classes from 10 to 11:15 AM EST.
11/11/20 – Join three of Canada’s most masterful guides to the body in motion. November 20 – 22.
10/01/2020 – The workshop “The Nature of Voice and Body”, by Margie Gillis and Rhiannon, will be offered online from October 12 to 15.
09/09/2020 – Great news! The show Evolutions by the Legacy Project will be presented on Wednesday, September 23 at Le Carré 150 in Victoriaville, Quebec.
09/07/20 – On September 13, Margie Gillis, Carol Prieur and Linda Rabin will reunite to offer a free outdoor event of the Movement Explorations Workshop at the Lafontaine Park (Montreal).
08/16/20 – Every Tuesday between August 18 to September 8, Margie Gillis will be offering a free class, open to all, in collaboration with Danse à la carte.
08/07/20 – Due to current circumstances, the workshop Movement Explorations Workshop “From the Inside Out” with Margie Gillis, Carol Prieur and Linda Rabin will be rescheduled to November 20 – 22.
07/20/20 – Margie Gillis is honored to perform for this year’s virtual edition of the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur, A Shared Solitude. The film will be available on YouTube and Facebook as of 11AM on July 26.
07/09/20 – Today is a very special day. Today, we are celebrating Margie Gillis’ birthday. This year, to highlight this event, Margie is asking for donations in order to help the Foundation maintain the St. Mark’s church in Acton Vale.
05/18/20 – Margie Gillis will perform in support of Shine the Light, a virtual Solstice Benefit for long-time partner, Hollyhock, on Saturday 20, 2020.
05/06/20 – Concordia awards Margie Gillis an Honorary Doctorate for her contributions to Modern Dance. What a wonderful acknowledgement!
06/03/20 – The Margie Gillis Dance Foundation is excited to present Inter/rupted, a series of showings of 4 works in progress suspended by the virus.
05/29/20 – This summer, Margie Gillis will be presenting a new work at the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur’s digital rendez-vous, A Shared Solitude.
04/27/20 – Dancing from your Soul in the Time of the Virus is a guided movement meditation by Margie Gillis.
03/20/20 – In these hard times, let us be reminded that solidarity, compassion, empathy will save us.
03/17/20 – Margie Gillis is honored to have been acknowledged by the Dance Collection Danse Hall of Fame committee in recognition of her achievements and life’s work.
03/01/20 – Margie et Rhiannon animeront des ateliers sur la nature de la voix et du corps, et se produiront ensemble à New York et à Montréal.
01/24/20 – It is with great sadness that we learned of Margie’s mother’s death, Rhona Wurtele.
12/05/19 – Crow will be presented next January 11, in New York at the prestigious Booking Dance Festival.
11/21/19 – In Rewilding, Margie encourages us to reintegrate with our own wildness and to respect and embrace our connection to the natural world.
11/8/19 – Evolutions was very well received by the public and the critic. Let’s take a glimpse at the highlights.
09/25/19 – This upcoming October is shaping up to be an extremely busy month for Margie Gillis and the dancers.
08/29/19 – On October 6, the Margie Gillis Dance Foundation will be at the American Dance Guild Festival in New York City.
08/28/19 – A program designed for dance students and dancers, with the goal of strengthening the physical, creative and expressive aspects of their practice.
05/22/19 – Margie is on the cover of the June issue of Dance Teacher Magazine!
05/14/19 – Discover the Legacy Project through Margie Gillis’ words in the short film by CBC Arts.
05/10/19 – Margie will offer two workshops in the coming weeks, to share her legacy with young emerging artists.
04/24/19 – We are pleased to announce that Margie will be hosting two workshops this summer at Hollyhock!
04/18/19 – In homage to Paul Taylor’s phenomenal work, Margie will be creating a work for 17 dancers, Rewilding, with the Paul Taylor Dance Company.
03/22/19 – Viriditas will be presented on Thursday, April 11 at the Théâtre de la Ville (Longueuil).
03/20/19 – On March 29 and Friday May 3 at the Taylor School Margie will lead two “Dancing From the Inside Out” workshops!