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Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia,  Live Art Dance is the only dance presenter in Atlantic Canada to program an annual contemporary dance series featuring national and international calibre artists. Our performance season generally runs from late September through early May. Performances take place in a variety of locations including: the Sir James Dunn Theatre, the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, the Bus Stop Theatre, the Meinertzhagen Theatre and other found locations. 

Live Art Dance supports the development of dance in Nova Scotia by coordinating Master Classes, workshops and artist talks with visiting artists. We are an integrated part of Canada’s national dance milieu and an instigator of local performance projects. Live Art Dance is a founding member of the CanDance Network, and is a member of the Canadian Dance Assembly, the Atlantic Presenter’s Association, and Dance Nova Scotia. Live Art Dance is a not-for-profit charitable organisation with a registered tax number. All donations are tax deductible.

Live Art is recognized in Canada and internationally as the leading provider of and advocate for contemporary dance and movement-based art in Atlantic Canada; Live Art is an increasingly important catalyst for creative exchange, innovation and expression.

For a look at the 2016-17 Season line up click on this link: LIVE ART 2016-17