December 1st, 2021: COVID-19/HEALTH/WELLNESS--Travel Restriction for Children Age 11 and Younger Participating in Arts and Culture or Sports Events

Open Studio Series 2021 - Kinetic Studio


DANSpace on Grafton, 1531 Grafton Street, halifax, NS


Friday, November 12 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm


After wrapping up our Symposium, Kinetic Studio’s 2021-2022 season continues with the November Open Studio Series, an evening bringing together an exciting selection of dynamic and innovative work from local contemporary dance artists.

The Open Studio Series features excerpts of in-progress and completed works by leading and emerging choreographers, as the artists learn more about their practice through performance. This November we offer live shows that follow public health guidelines and a livestream option for at-home audience members. There will also be a post-show “art-back” on Saturday, November 13, 2021. ASL Interpretation will be available at this show.

The November Series will feature works by:

-Olivia MacLean (Kjipuktuk/Halifax)

-Colleen & Claire MacIsaac (Kjipuktuk/Halifax + Tiohtià:ke/Montreal)

-Caravan Theatre (Wolfville)

-Jalianne Li (Moncton)

& Kinetic's 2020/21 Explorations Artists

- April Hubbard & Vanessa Furlong (Kjipuktuk/Halifax)



Friday, November 12 &

Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 8PM*

*Livestream on Saturday only

ASL interpretation will be available for both Friday & Saturday performances.


***Proof of Vaccination required for all in-person events.

Ticket Prices:

- $15 regular

- $12 for students, seniors, underwaged, Kinetic Studio & CADA members

- No charge



-Masks are required upon entry into the building and for the duration of the evening.

-A Kinetic Studio staff member will screen for COVID-19 POV with all guests upon arrival.

-Guests will be asked to use the alcohol-based hand sanitizers (70%) at the venue entrance.

-Unless using the washroom facilities, guests are asked to remain in their assigned seats.

-Please follow the posted signage and arrows. These will promote and ensure one-way traffic for entering and exiting the venue, and regulate the flow of people to and from washrooms.

-The venue will be well-cleaned with approved cleaning products. In particular, high touch surfaces will be disinfected before, in-between, and during shows.

-We will begin welcoming guests at 7:30, and the show will start at 8:00. Please arrive early in order to allow extra time for screening and seating.


Thank you to Arts Nova Scotia, the Canada Council for the Arts, the City of Halifax, Dance Nova Scotia, the Department of Canadian Heritage, Halifax Dance, and to Joan Craig for their support of the Open Studio Series.

 This event takes place in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral home and unceded traditional land of the Mi'kmaq people. We are grateful to be on this land, and have deep respect for those who have been its caretakers for many generations. We are committed to working to understand and live by the Treaties of Peace and Friendship which govern this land.