Liz Peterson is a performance maker based in Toronto and Melipilla Chile, whose work investigates gesture, archetype, autobiography and belonging. Her work has been presented in Canada, the US, Ireland, Spain and Chile. Since 2005 she has worked as a performer and collaborator with Aluna Theatre, Bad New Days, David Levine, EW&FCO, Jordan Tannahill, Life of A Craphead, Maryse Larivière, Melanie Gilligan, Oliver Husain, Peter Hinton, Philip McKee, and Small Wooden Shoe among others. She is a co-founder of performance collective Events in Real Time, and is currently an Associate Artist with Public Recordings. Liz is a graduate of the University of Toronto Drama Program.
Evan Webber is a writer, dramaturge and performance maker, whose work deals with the uses and effects of stories. An Associate Artist of Public Recordings, Evan’s collaborative work has been presented by Blackwood Gallery, Art Gallery of York University, the Bina Ellen Gallery, Art Gallery of Ontario, Wiener Festwochen, Espace Libre, Sound Live Tokyo, TPAM-Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama, the Banff Centre, Brisbane Festival, Festival TransAmériques and others. He’s been twice nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding New Play, and his writing has been published in C Magazine, Canadian Theatre Review, The Coming Envelope, Geist and others.
Christopher Willes is an artist, composer/musician, and researcher based in Toronto and Montreal. His work is concerned with the relationships between music/sound, listening, perception, and social-political thought. His projects have been presented across Canada, in the USA, and the UK. He is an Associate Artist with Public Recordings, and has worked continuously over the past decade as a sound-maker and dramaturge with many contemporary dance artists in Canada. Christopher is a recipient of a Chalmers Arts Fellowship (Canada), a fellow at the MacDowell Colony (USA), and affiliate researcher at LePARC (Concordia). He studied music at the University of Toronto, and received an MFA from Bard College (USA).
Past Associate Artists:
Ame Henderson, sandra Henderson, and Jeremy McCormick
Ame Henderson and Daniel Arcé
Tomoyuki Arai, Anne Bourne, Daniel Bennett, Allison Cameron, David-Alexandre Chabot, Paul Chambers, Victoria Cheong, Shannon Cochrane, Sascha Cole, Marina Colomina, Frank Cox-O’Connell, Ishan Davé, Marinda de Beer, William Ellis, Katie Ewald, Matija Ferlin, Mauricio Ferlin, Ellen Furey, Thom Gill, Claire Harvie, Sherri Hay, Oliver Husain, IONE, Brendan Jensen, Jacqueline Lachance, Courtney Ch’ng Lancaster, Germaine Liu, Megumi Kokuba, Kate Nankervis, Supriya Nayak, Daaimah Mubachshir. Ken Mackenzie, Jeremy McCormick, Kim Purtell, Rose Plotek, Bee Pallomino, Sarah Rogers, Brian Solomon, Matt Smith, Heather Saumer, Anni Spadafora, Rose Tuong, Lauren Page Russell, Mila Volpe, Jacob Wren and others.
A Different Booklist, Art Metropole, Artscape Gibraltar Point, Aluna Theatre, Dancemakers, Events in Real Time, EW&FCO, Feminist Art Museum, Festival TransAmériques, La Poderosa, OCADU Cross-Disciplinary Art Practices and the Faculty of Art, St. Matthew’s United Church, STO Union, Tarragon Theatre, the Gardiner Museum, The Music Gallery, The Pauline Oliveros Trust, The Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies, University of Toronto Visual Studies and the Faculty of Music, Videofag, L’Estruch Fábrica de Creació de les Arts en Viu.