From a media release:
An Urban Musical story of a Dancer
Artistic Direction by Tamla Matthews
Toronto Centre for the Arts
Check out a bit of it at this link.
Awakening is reflective of human angst, dedication and ultimate triumph. Born out of a true story, Awakening is a story of perseverance and the power to aspire; channelling ones
Awakening: An Urban Musical Story of a Dancer
Thursday June 17th - 18th 2010 at 8pm,
Toronto Centre for the Arts (5040 Yonge Street)
Tickets range from $25 - $40.
Tamla Matthews has been an active member of the Toronto dance community for over 22 years. An accomplished Artistic Director, Choreographer and dance artist of local and international acclaim, Tamla is a certified fitness instructor and creator of Reggaerobics. She is a mainstay judge at the annual York Region District School Board Dance competition and the Director of Caribbean Dance Theatre.
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Caribbean Dance Theatre (CDT) is a 15-year-old dance company, specializing in Contemporary Caribbean based dance styles that celebrate the Caribbean contribution to the Canadian cultural mosaic. Caribbean Dance Theatre’s signature style honours the cultural root, celebrates the present and inspires possibilities for the future of dance in Canada.