bc arts cuts
For a complete series of photos take a look at Ziyian Kwan’s blog.
By Janet Smith
A veteran Vancouver dancer and her colleagues are taking their frustration over B.C. arts cuts to the streets.
Ziyian Kwan is dubbing her protests “what i am dancing sundays”. She’s organizing impromptu dance/rally/busking sessions in front of the Gene Cafe at Main and Kingsway.
Her next dance-protest is this Sunday (August 15) from 4 to 6 p.m., and she invites other artists angered by the provincial Liberals’ slashing of both gaming and core funding to the cultural sector to join her. So far dancer-choreographers Jennifer Clarke, Lee Su-Feh, Jay Hirabayashi, and others have joined her on the sidewalk.
Read the entire article here at the Georgia Straight.