Save the date: PuSh International Performing Arts Festival 2023 announces lineup
When: Jan. 19 — Feb. 5, various times | Where: Various venues and online programming | Tickets/info: On sale Nov. 23, noon at pushfestival.ca
The 19th edition of the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival announced has unveiled its lineup for the 2023 event. As always, the roster of exciting and adventurous new works of theatre, dance, music, multimedia and more from local, national and international creators is mixed and varied.
With 20 works from a dozen countries, the festival includes six world premieres, a North American debut as well as Canadian and local openings. Aside from a cross-Canada representation, there will be performances by artists from Africa, Asia, Europe and South America.
Among the highlights are Rakesh Sukesh’s Becasue I love the diversity (this micro-attitude, we all have it). The multimedia show from this Indian/Belgian performer confronts the political use of technology to provoke and address issues of racial profiling and liberation.