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0 Magic in the Mountains. A guest post by Michael Greyeyes

This year, our company, Signal Theatre was invited to the Banff Playwrights Colony. Brian Quirt, the Director of the Colony, has expanded the notion of writing here at The Banff Centre to include interdisciplinary writing — which in our case, means movement. Dance. I wrote words too. Words, intertwined with that movement.

Archival Post
0 Archives and the Desire to Compose           

A unique archive including scores, recordings, interviews, news clippings and concert programs, assembled by Elma Miller, the Archivist of the Association of Canadian Women Composers (ACWC), and Ina Dennekamp, a Vancouver radio host and researcher, was donated to The Banff Centre by the ACWC in 2012. Focusing on the key period of 1980-1995, it documents over 100 Canadian women composers, as well as the networks they created to promote their work through concerts and recordings, and to provid e mutual support and encouragement.

0 Time and Space

Kate Hennig is one of three playwrights currently in residence at The Banff Centre Playwrights Colony to develop new works. Her latest play, The Last Wife, premieres in July 2015 at The Stratford Festival.

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