During our residency at The Grand in Calgary for their TJLAB sessions we invited filmmaker Kevin Dong to join us in the space and capture some moments of the Monkeys at work. #webeginwithanemptystudio is a short documentary to introduce ourselves at Dancing Monkey Laboratories. We are interested in researching, exploring, discovering and deconstructing what performance can […]Read More We Begin.
I wrote a piece for Intermission Magazine detailing some of the discoveries we made as a collective during the process of making Like Tom Cruise Loves Running. Link can also be found HERE. “Online performances are probably going to be watched while wearing sweatpants in your home, where all your other paid streaming services live—not […]Read More New Article at Intermission Magazine.
From Sept 16 to 19, observationOne, a collaboration between Mike Czuba of Dancing Monkey, Tim Nguyen from TimNguyen.co and Wil KNoll from unit2studios, got together to investigate what theatre means in the middle of a global pandemic. How can we as Artists continue to create, continue to share, and continue grow when more than 6 […]Read More We’ll Always Have The Running
Coming up on Sept 16th to 19th. We will be broadcasting this collaborative experiment in digital theatre. Dancing Monkey Laboratories, Unit 2, and Tim Nguyen Co. are deep in the lab putting this madness together. More information can be found at: /https://observationone.live/Read More Like Tom Cruise Loves Running
Dancing Monkey’s Mike Czuba sat down with Craig McFarlane at Passing Time With Craig (@ptwcraig) to talk about art things and a little Tom Cruise. The episode can be found on #Spotify , #iTunes , #Google and #Podbean . https://passingtimewithcraig.podbean.com/e/episode-88-mike-czuba/Read More ART TALK!
A Monkey adjacent project: With the generous support of the Rozsa Foundation and Calgary Arts Development, Mike Czuba, along with Tim Nguyen and Wil Knoll will be experimenting with a project designed to investigate how a theatrical play can be re-imagined within a digital world, to ask different questions of ourselves as artists, our disciplines, and offer possible solutions in a finished, […]Read More Running Digitally