Hamilton Fringe Festival

An 11-day unjuried theatre festival that happens every summer in downtown Hamilton

Thanya Iyer and Lisa Emmons

Thanya Iyer and Lisa Emmons

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Thanya Iyer

Band Members:
Alexander Kasirer-Smibert: Bass
Daniel Gélinas: Drums

Thanya Iyer is an enigmatic songwriter who crafts sparkling experimental pop music. Her live trio wields acoustic and electronic instruments to flesh out these serene, spiritual compositions. Thanya’s arrangments empower listeners to embrace mindfulness, aesthetic beauty, and the interconnectedness of all things. www.thanyaiyer.com

Thanya Iyer’s performance at Frost Bites is supported by Bureau du Québec à Toronto.

Lisa Emmons

Performing with Mayumi Lashbrook

Lisa Emmons is a Hamilton-based dance artist and choreographer. A graduate of York University with an honours BA in dance (2004), Lisa has worked as a freelance performer, choreographer, and instructor with The Burlington Whole Shebang (2013-16), led by Andrea Nann of Dreamwalker Dance Company, Motus O Dance Theatre (2000-06), and independent artists across Canada and internationally. In 2014 Lisa founded Form Contemporary Dance Theatre, now Aeris Körper, through which she has produced performances in three Hamilton Fringe Festivals, winning a Critic’s Choice awarded by the VIEW, and a number of productions in the GTHA. www.aeriskorper.ca