Ottawa – Ottawa 2017, in collaboration with lead partner CIBC, invites media to capture captivating and colourful images of Waterdance, a free Ignite 150 event taking place throughout the city this Saturday. In an encore performance, splash pads around town will come alive as dancers perform unique choreographies and invite the public to join in.

Saturday, September 9, 2017                     

Performance #1 – Contemporary
10:00 am
Cumberland Millennium Sports Park | 100 Millennium Boulevard, Cumberland

Performance #2 – Hip Hop
11:00 am
Blue Willow Park | 6011 Longleaf Drive, Gloucester

Performance #3 – African Dance
12:00 pm
Fisher Park | 250 Holland Avenue, Ottawa

Performance #4 – Hip Hop
1:30 pm
Brewer Park | 100 Brewer Way, Ottawa

Performance #5 – Jazz
2:20 pm
Diamond Jubilee Park | 2810 Findlay Creek Drive, Gloucester

Performance #6 – Jazz
3:15 pm
Ken Ross Park | 600 Longfields Drive, Nepean

Performance #7 – Contemporary
4:15 pm
Deer Run Park | 272 West Ridge Drive, Stittsville

Presented in collaboration with The School of Dance.

Photos of Waterdance for media use, courtesy Ottawa 2017: https://www.flickr.com/photos/138710500@N02/albums/72157684864297161

Video of Waterdance for media use, courtesy Ottawa 2017: https://vimeo.com/229861836

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