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Mixed Repertoire Vancouver International Dance Festival: Black Grace Type: Dance See VIDF Black Grace, a New Zealand dance company performs three works fueled by explosive rhythms, energy, spirit and passion. More details Date and time March 12 2013, 8:00 p.m. Location Vancouver Playhouse, 601 Hamiltion Street at Dunsmuir Vancouver Contact Email contact 604.662.4966 VIDF Black Grace, the New Zealand dance company that knocked us out at the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad is back this time performing Pati Pati, Amata – Act 3, and Vaka, three works fueled by explosive rhythms, energy, spirit and passion. Drawing on Artistic Director Neil Ieremia's relationship with his Samoan culture in his New Zealand home, Black Grace has achieved international renown over the past sixteen years for their artistry, creative excellence and innovation in fusing traditional Pacific cultures and contemporary dance in extraordinary and dynamic works. If you saw them in 2010, you will know why you will want to see them again, Black Grace is one of the world's best contemporary dance companies. More info at: Choreography: Neil Ieremia Dancers: Sean MacDonald, Zoë Visvanathan, Sarah Baron, Brent Dockary, Thomas Fonua, Carl Tolentino, Joash Tuugamusu, Brydie Colquhoun, Andy Faiaoga (Intern), Callum Sefo (Intern), Jullie Nanai-Williams (Understudy).. Event Details. Location: 601 Hamiltion Street