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About Us

Living into our name "Corps," Latin for Body and "Bara," Hebrew for Create, we make unique, challenging works by engaging spiritual themes with a holistic, embodied and discernment-centered approach. A mandate for collaboration with other community groups and investment into our local dance community are other guiding principles for our work.


Embodied contemplation of spiritual journey through contemporary dance theatre.


  • Creating a spiritually and artistically nurturing community.
  • Providing career-advancing opportunities for emerging and professional artists.
  • Hosting open auditions and paid positions.
  • Bridging the gap between the arts and faith communities in Calgary.
  • To create excellent, accessible art, that invites dancers and choreographers to engage their spirituality in the creation and performance of dance works.
  • To act as a passionate advocate for dance and the arts by seeking out a dance-curious audience, joining in local conversations and partnering with other artists/arts organizations in the city.
  • Cultivating lasting relationships with our current members, audience, supporters and alumni.
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