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8 dancers running towards corner with hands on head in blue light.

Luminato Here We Come!

The opening night of Jean-Pierre Perreault’s Nuit fast approaches! This week Compagnie de la Citadelle is working at the beautiful Winchester Street Theatre.

Black and white photo of James Kudelka in rehearsal

James Kudelka Honoured

On Saturday May 27, James Kudelka was honoured at the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards with a Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award.

We’re Performing!

We are excited to announce that Compagnie de la Citadelle will be performing at the 42nd Annual Battery Dance Festival!

Dancer reaching forward in warm pink light with second dancer holding their hips behind them

Sylvie and Laurence on CBC

Last week Sylvie Bouchard, Artistic Director of BoucharDanse, and Citadel + Compagnie's Laurence Lemieux had the pleasure of speaking with CBC Radio-Canada’s Hadrien Volle.

Dancer in foreground with forearms in curve behind body with two blurry dancers in the background

Reflections on “Nuit”

Nuit is performed without music, but certainly not without sound. The space is filled with the stomping of the weighted work boots worn by all the dancers, layered with vocalizations throughout the work.

Large canvas set pieces in process of being painted in warehouse.

Help “Nuit” Step Toward the Stage

After working with Jean-Pierre Perreault in Montreal, Citadel + Compagnie’s Artistic Director Laurence Lemieux has long held the desire to share his work with audiences in Toronto.

Dancer Zhenya Cerneacov lifting Evelyn Hart in cradle

Four Old Legs Avant Premiere

It is with great excitement that we announce today the Avant Premiere of our first full-length film, Four Old Legs.