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A Perfect Day

November 4 – 13, 2021
Photo by Jeremy Mimnagh

Show Credits

Choreography and Performance: Laurence Lemieux
Sound Design & Variations on Bach: John Gzowski with excerpts of Bach’s Two and Three Part Inventions, performed by Glenn Gould
Lighting & Scenic Design: Simon Rossiter
Costume Design: Jim Searle and Chris Tyrell for Hoax Couture
Rehearsal Direction: Danielle Baskerville
Stage Management: Marianna Rosato
House Technician: Eli Stefura

Presented by Citadel + Compagnie in collaboration with Harbourfront Centre

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A Perfect Day
Choreographed and Performed by Laurence Lemieux


Set to excerpts of Glenn Gould’s rendition of Bach’s Two and Three Part Inventions, and accompanied by a luminous sound design by John Gzowski, A Perfect Day speaks to Laurence Lemieux’s relationship to dance over time, and her sense of self within it.

Through a series of intimate solos, the work follows the performer as she recollects her past and grapples with the current urgency of the moment to share human emotion with an audience.

A Perfect Day also serves as a reflection on the importance of artistic practice as a daily occurrence, and the renewal of its purpose post-pandemic.

Run time is approximately 50 minutes.

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