Fire & Flamenco’s Gitana Georgia works her magic with the Fire Fans (photo by Robert Portnoff)

The NECTAR Centre and the Lumiere Festival Board were pleased to announce the 2013 performance line-up which featured a broad variety of arts and entertainment experiences for the whole family including music, story telling, fire dancing, film and circus arts.

Canada China Art Association -  Ethnic Chinese dance & traditional Chinese music

Gillian Kirkland – accordion & story-telling

Gitana Georgia and Istvan Betyar – Fire and Flamenco

Jean-Guy Beaudry – unicycle, juggling, fire

Maccie Paquette – music

Mike Essoudry’s Mash Potato Mashers – Mobile Dance Riot

Mini Cirque/Fire Weavers – fire spinning/hooping/acrobatics

Pirates – pirate story-telling & music

Success Lion Dance – Lion Dance!

Whimsimole (Emily Soussana & company) – Oceanography (dance & music)

We will also featured the work of the Windows Collective, a group of six Ottawa artists who create independent films and we commissioned visual art installations from five local visual artists, Rachelle Carrier, Luc-Anne Salm, Natalie Bourdeau-Legris, Jessica Aylsworth and Steven Artelle.


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