Denise Fujiwara

Denise Fujiwara is a recipient of the Toronto Arts Foundation Award for International Achievement in Dance. EUNOIA, a multimedia work based on Christian Bök’s Griffin Poetry Prize winning book, premiered at World Stage in Toronto. It was nominated for three Dora Mavor Moore Awards and named in NOW’s Top 5 Dance Shows of 2014 and begins national touring in 2015. Her six solo dance concerts, Spontaneous Combustion, Vanishing Acts, Sumida River, Elle Laments, Brief Incarnations and Komachi have garnered praise across Canada and have toured to festivals in the United States, South America, Europe and Asia. Recent international commissions include Cuenta las Estellas, for la Compania Nacional de Costa Rica in 2011 and a work for eXit’11 in Germany. Her duet for BoucharDanse, Unquiet Winds, was a favourite in Dusk Dances and has toured across Canada.