Looking for a creative way to spend time with your loved ones on Family Day? Join some of our dancers as they show you how to bow your head, sway your arms and move your hips! Learn how to do the ska in this fun and energetic workshop for everyone. Contact the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga for more information.
While preparing for our presentation at the Habourfront Centre, Andreea and Nino from The Love Studio captured some amazing moments of the hard work and grind that our cast go through during rehearsals! Click here to see their amazing photos.
After much success, Gimme One Riddim is currently producing its third remount in less than one year at the Harbourfront Centre. For our next theatre appearance, a five-piece band is accompanying us! Producing a show of this nature is a great undertaking. We love what we’ve accomplished, but a larger show in a bigger venue requires more resources – we need your support.
We are seeking contributions to go towards producing our upcoming performances at the Harbourfront. All proceeds go towards paying cast and crew salaries, venue costs, set design, advertising, and publicity expenses. For your generosity we have some fun and rewarding perks. Please donate to our Indiegogo Campaign. Visit this page to make your contributions today! http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/gimme-one-riddim-project
Mark your calendars. From March 27 – 29, 2014, your favorite show returns to the stage with some new ideas, inside a new venue, but still bringing you the same vibes. Buy your tickets here today to see these stellar performers with other special guests!
We are happy to announce that G.O.R will be a part of Harbourfront NextSteps 2013-14 Season! From March 27-29, 2014, we’ll be bring the full show back, along with more exciting ideas, inside the Enwave Theatre. NextSteps is one of Canada’s most celebrated dance series so we are delighted to be among a talented group of artists and companies from across the country. View the trailer for NextSteps below!
The gentlemen will be performing a short number at dance Immersion’s Summer Showcase at the TD Irie Music Festival. It’s going to be a fun event alongside other talent performers – 4PM at Nathan Philips Square! Hope to see you there!!
You heard right! By popular demand we are giving you one more night to feel di riddim! An encore performance has been booked for Friday April 5, 8PM at Factory Theatre – 125 Bathurst Street. Ticket information can be found at http://www.factorytheatre.ca! For those that missed the first run, grab those tickets quickly, and if you saw it before, come and join us again and spread the word!
A huge thank you and shout out to Fashion Studio 7, for coming through to review the show. For those that missed out, here’s a sneak peak and some viewer feedback!
Enjoy, and stay tuned for announcements coming your way!
Thank you to all of our patrons that came out to view Gimme One Riddim at the Winchester Street Theatre! We especially want to thank Mr. Seth George Ramocan, Jamaica’s Consul General to Toronto for attending, to Jamaica National Building Society for sponsoring our opening night reception, and to our donors for supporting this project! It was a huge success, with sold out house on Friday night. The show was such a hit, that we are currently planning an ENCORE PERFORMANCE! Stay tuned for details.
After performing at 2 high schools in the Greater Toronto Area, Gimme One Riddim has been a success with the students and faculty of the schools visited thus far. Each assembly included a performance, a time for Q&A, and mini dance class to teach them some basic ‘ska’ moves! Huge thank yous to William Lyon Mackenzie and East York Collegiate for having us as part of their black history month assemblies. Check out the photo gallery on the Media page. Don’t forget to purchase those tickets for the full length show at http://www.gimmeoneriddim.eventbrite.ca
Teaching ‘ska’ moves to William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate Posing with the students at East York Collegiate!