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Josh Murphy


Kaeja Projects: Various

Josh Murphy is a dance artist based in Toronto, ON. A native of Corner Brook, Newfoundland, he has 10 years of performance training with Theatre Newfoundland and Labrador, including an international tour to Australia. After leaving Newfoundland, Murphy trained at York University wherein he spent two seasons as a company member of the York Dance Ensemble. During his time at York, Murphy performed in original works by Susan Lee, Michelle Silagy, Holly Small, Carol Anderson, Julia Sasso, and Michael Greyeyes. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours in Dance June of 2017. Recent performance and choreography credits include Flock Landings throughout the GTA with Kaeja d'Dance, presenting his work Chasm and a new work(un)Done in collaboration with Paige Sayles at New Blue Emerging Dance The Festival 17 and 18 respectively, ongoing participation in the NL Dance Project with Neighborhood Dance Works and choreographers Christopher House and Anne Troake, as well as presenting a new solo work Beacon in collaboration with Catherine Wright at The Festival of New Dance 2017. Murphy has an eventual goal of returning to school to pursue graduate studies in dance.

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Kaeja d’Dance would like to acknowledge that we are situated upon traditional territories. Our artists, collaborators, staff and team are grateful to be creating art on this land that has been nurtured by recorded and unrecorded human activity for by thousands of years. We honour and respect the traditional lands and waterways of the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, and the Métis Nation. We are in the 'Dish with One Spoon' territory - a treaty between these nations reflecting a commitment to share the territory and protect the land. We also recognize the enduring presence of diverse Indigenous peoples on this land.

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