W&M Dance Projects of Calgary Association's mandate is:
• To be an active and contributing member of the Canadian dance community demonstrating excellence, integrity, and accountability in all our practices;
• To create and present professional contemporary dance works;
• To collaborate with artists from a variety of disciplines to create new work;
• To create an environment in which artists are encouraged to explore their personal creative processes;
• To explore the diversity of dance and to share its creative spirit with the community at large;
• To inspire and contribute to the positive development of the art of dance; and
• To inspire the positive development and education of the audience and dance practitioners through the joy and discipline of dance.
About W&M DANCE PROJECTS OF CALGARY ASSOCIATION
W&M Dance Projects is the umbrella name encompassing two contemporary dance entities under the artistic direction of Wojciech Mochniej and Melissa Monteros.
W&M Physical Theatre is a professional creation/production company showcasing the work of Wojciech Mochniej (of Gdansk, Poland, now in Calgary) and Melissa Monteros (of Los Angeles USA, now in Calgary). W&M Physical Theatre has performed in Poland, Austria, Finland, Germany, Lithuania, Italy, Estonia, France, and Canada. The company's home is at the Centre for Movement Arts in Calgary, AB, Canada.
W&M2 company (the apprentice company) is designed for hard working, self-motivated dancers who are nearing a professional level. The program strives to provide these dancers with a ladder into the professional world by offering them challenges in the rehearsal process and presentation opportunities to develop as performers. This young company performs works by establish professional choreographers.
Go to: www.wmdance.com