In the time honoured, Rock&Roll tradition ( See Kiss ), The Monkeys are going to spend a little time on some solo gigs: various theatre, dance and music things, teaching – across the freakin’ country, community building and more schoolin’. Monkey works will arrive, here and there, as art-things are hard to stop doing, but […]Read More Solo Projects.
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.
Dancing Monkey Laboratories is pleased to share with you the artists participating and collaborating on their new work Humanoid – A LOVE SUPREME. This new work is being developed at Theatre Junction’s TJLab #4 and will have a public outcome (PWYC) of the work-in-progress on December 1st at 8pm. Joining Writer Mike Czuba, Choreographer Melissa Tuplin, […]Read More Humanoid – A LOVE SUPREME: The Players.
Next up in the Laboratory: Dancing Monkey has been invited to participate in Theatre Junction’s Lab sessions. A week long residency of exploration and continued workshopping of our original interdisciplinary dance piece WE MUST COLLIDE. From January 18th to the 22nd 2016 with a public outcome on Friday the 22nd at 8pm – then drinks…. Featuring: Melissa Tuplin, […]Read More Collisions in the TJ lab.
In September, Melissa Tuplin – Monkey and (S)cientist – was in Montreal and sat down with Dirty Feet Podcast to talk about Dancing Monkey Laboratories and her deep love for Calgary artists and organizations. Have a listen: http://www.nomoreradio.com/dirtyfeet/156/ Dirty Feet is a weekly podcast on the topic of dance and movement based performing arts.Read More There’s a Monkey on the Radio.