Lina Cruz - Fila 13 Productions


Dora Awards : one nomination and one award for Waiting for a Sleepless Night,
Thank you Dora Mavor Moore!

2016 Dora Mavor Moore Awards
Dance Division

Fila 13's participation with Waiting for a Sleepless Night in the 2015 edition of Toronto’s festival dance: made in canada has brought the company once again many rewarding experiences. It is with great appreciation that Fila 13 received the news of the 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Awards nominations in the following categories:

• Lina Cruz, nomination for Outstanding Original Choreography
• Fabien Piché, award for Outstanding Male Performance

The ceremony was held in Toronto on June 27th, 2016
to see list of nominees and recipients: click

Along the years, Lina Cruz has been part of different projects in Toronto like Series 8:08, other events curated by Norma Araiza, Jim Montgomery and the Music Gallery and Older & Reckless, curated by Claudia Moore. Being part of dance: made in canada in 2011 and in 2015 was truly exciting for Fila 13 as was for Lina Cruz to create for Toronto Dance Theatre's Four at the Winch Quebec, in 2012. In 2017, works created by Lina are part of the programming of Theatre Centre and Danceworks, with works created, respectively, for Moonhorse Dance Theatre and Throwdown Collective. Fila 13 and Lina Cruz thank these precious opportunities and salute the Toronto dance community which is so creatively and diligently managed by its talented members.

Congratulations to all other nominees and recipients!!!

Many thanks to the Dora Awards committee, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts, Yvonne Ng and Princess Productions and to the performance team of Waiting for a Sleepless Night, as presented in dance: made in canada: Jean-François Duke, Fabien Piché and Philippe Noireaut.

Fila 13 Productions thanks Le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, the Canada Council for the Arts, Le Conseil des arts de Montréal for the the financial support for the creation, production and the touring of Waiting for a Sleepless Night.