Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Theatre Dance Music Film & Media Visual Art Literary Festival Promotion Free Festival See Myriam Allard’s Moi & les Autres (Me & the Others) at this year’s Fluid Movement Arts Festival | Image: Courtesy of Springboard Performance Oct. 13, 2016 - Oct. 29, 2016 Fluid Movement Arts Festival Springboard Performance asks Calgarians to be dance curious Amy Jo Espetveidt Price Free - $100 Buy Tickets The act of movement can be simple or, with the right set of circumstances, it can be completely mesmerizing. And trust us, the Fluid Movement Arts Festival is anything but ordinary. Each year the Fluid Fest brings artists and audiences together for a celebration of contemporary art, dance and physical performance. From grassroots to glitz, artists from around the globe gather in Calgary for three weeks of performances, workshops, artist talks and happenings to inspire and connect. With a thrilling lineup of events, it’s certainly tough to pick but pick we must. Here are our not-to-be-missed events of the festival: Be Curious. Be Moved. Be FLUID. Be FIERCE | Video: Springboard Performance Dollhouse October 14 & 15, 2016, 7:00pm DJD Community Living Room (111 12th Ave. SE) $30 Prolific Canadian choreographer Bill Coleman confronts a series of almost biblical challenges in his new performance. Combining tap, performance art, and dance-theatre with mechanical and electronic manipulated objects, the show tells the story of a man out of sync with his surroundings. springboardperformance.com Physical Therapy Cabaret October 21 & 22, 2016, 10:00pm DJD Community Living Room (111 12th Ave. SE) $15 With Calgary artists and national guests, emcee Allison Zwozdesky has her work cut out for her in this tiny space. The Physical Therapy Cabaret invites the performers to share irreverent vignettes of controlled chaos. springboardperformance.com Moi & les Autres (Me & the Others) October 28 & 29, 2016 DJD Dance Centre (111 12th Ave. SE) $45 Dancer-choreographer Myriam Allard and singer Hedi Graja reaffirm their unique style of reinvented flamenco. Its style has been called an incredible and sublime hybrid of the traditional and contemporary. springboardperformance.com Getting to Know You(Tube) Dance Edition & Fluid Fest Wrap Up Party with DJ Goodword October 29, 2016, 10:00pm DJD Dance Centre (111 12th Ave. SE) Free Wrap your Fluid Fest with this great happening. Embracing the theme Are you Dance Curious?, You(Tube)-ers Tyler Longmire, Tet Millare, and Jacquie Gallos Aquines will teach an assortment of dance using You(Tube) videos. It’s your turn to dance! Presentations begin at 10:00pm with Fluid Fest closing celebrations to follow. springboardperformance.com Fluid Movement Arts Festival runs October 13 to 29, 2016. Tickets and schedule can be found at springboardperformance.com.