hca dance

Displacement, produced by HCA Dance, faces its audience with stark, painful, unfixable realities.

Through dance, visual arts and music, it confronts us with the most feared elements of the human experience: lostness, separation, loneliness and death. It offers no solutions, not even a clear narrative, simply a powerful portrayal of leaving home and starting again alone. For that, we owe its creators our gratitude.

Canadian artists Robert Glumbek (choreographer), Vessna Perunovich (visual artist) and Christos Hatzis (composer) collaborated to make this mixed media piece, performed by seven dancers with the Penderecki String Quartet. It explores the immigrant...