SOME THINGS TAKE SO LONG

Learie Mc Nicolls and Robert Glumbek

Originally, celebrated dance artist Learie Mc Nicolls created a solo that was eventually performed by himself and Robert Glumbek individually on different occasions all over the world. 25 years later and after much reflection on the recent global events, Robert and Learie felt that reshaping the solo into a duet would give a current perspective on struggle, survival, and resilience. Inspired by Nina Simone’s lyrics from the popular song, “Isn’t It A Pity”, Learie and Robert feel this cinematic version of the duet is also a strong statement of change and hope. 
 
Choreographed by Learie Mc Nicolls 
Danced by Robert Glumbek and Learie Mc Nicolls 
Videography by Daniel Mc Arthur 
Music by Arthur Mc Arthur 
Voiced by Learie Mc Nicolls 
Directed by Roberto Campanella

About ProArteDanza

ProArteDanza is a repertory contemporary-dance company driven by the principle: Passion in Performance. For 16 years, the company has shared this outlook with its growing and diverse audiences, students, and artists through performances, community engagement, and training programs in its home of Toronto and the GTA.

ProArteDanza’s vision is led by the dynamic team of Artistic Director Roberto Campanella and Artistic Associate, Robert Glumbek. Since its inception, ProArteDanza has garnered a reputation for producing performances of high artistic standards and production value while nurturing process and artistic development. Our mission is to bring excellence from the studio to the stage.

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