The Lovers Cabaret is a Vancouver based dance company dedicated to creating vivid dance focused shows that combine elements of mulitimedia, voice and storyline. With unique mixes of Burlesque, Contemporary, Jazz, Waacking and more, our shows integrate dance and music in a visually enticing blend.
We are excited to announce our 2016/17 season is kicking off with a tour. Kelowna.. here we come!
What kind of shows do we put on?
THE ICON SERIES is a series of shows dedicated to the era when rock stars ruled the world. Using a primarily female cast, each show combines elements of different dance styles with video, photography and the original songs of some of the greatest music legends of our time. Sit back and enjoy a full score of your favorite bands and artists, while taking in a visual masterpiece. Each captivating dancer in our shows, tell stories of the women who loved, influenced and fawned over the gods of Rock 'N' Roll! Past shows include "Lovers of Zeppelin", "Lovers of Hendrix", "Lovers of Marley" and our recent smash hit "Lovers of Queen" which opened to rave reviews and sold out the Rickshaw Theatre.
THE NOIR SERIES is a series of intimate shows pushing the boundaries of dance and its seductive styles. Viewer discretion is advised in these one of a kind cabaret shows designed to open the mind, seduce the senses and leave you with a pulsing desire for more. Entertaining, exotic and decadent...
THE EXIBITION SERIES is a series of shows created to give advanced choreographic opportunities to emerging choreographers. The shows centre around chosen individuals, giving them a theme to work with, and a chance to choreograph 10-20 minute creations. The series also has a large multimedia component to showcase the individuals and their creative process throughout the building of the show. The show is directed by Producer Vanessa Young and Artistic Director Ashley Sweett, allowing for a mentorship opportunity to take place between the selected choreographer and an entire production team.