Events

definitely not the opera, sook yin leeFebruary 13, 2010 between 2 and 3pm: CBC Radio’s Definitely Not The Opera
The Love Lettering Project V and *my* first kiss will be featured on CBC Radio
Take a listen to the podcast!

January 27, 2010 at 8pm: Pivot Reading Series
The Press Club: 850 Dundas St. W
~ reading by Lindsay Zier-Vogel
~ each event features a mix of fiction and poetry from both established and emerging talent.
taddle creek magazine

December 3, 2009: Taddle Creek launch (Vol. XIII, No. 1)
~ The Twenty-third Taddle Creek Happening: El Mocambo, 464 Spadina Avenue
~ Readings by Stacey May Fowles, Nathaniel G. Moore, and Lindsay Zier-Vogel, slideshow by Terry Murray.
lisa pijuan-nomura art

Sept. 2009-Dec. 2009 ~ Sleeping Cats and Other Stories

Wise Daughter Craft Market ~ 3079B Dundas St. W

~ artwork by Lisa Pijuan-Nomura
~ opening launch features a poem written by Lindsay Zier-Vogel in response to the artwork

Sept. 13, 2008 from 12-5pm ~ theGood Catch Old School Woolly Grooves Fall Craft Fair

The Good Catch General Store Backyard ~ 1556 Queen St. W (at Sorauren), Toronto
…in conjunction with the Queen West Art Crawl

~ featuring new creations – bibs, tea towels and back to school treats – along with handmade Puddle Press book arts and paperly treats

June 2nd-3rd, 2008~ Convergence of Art and Science: 6th Annual Global Health Perspectives Research Conference
University of Toronto’s Hart House: 7 Hart House Circle, Debate Room
~ featuring “Centering Ourselves as Patients”, a collaborative quilt-medical science project
~ collaboration with Dr. Suzanne Watters

Spring 2008 ~ Centering Ourselves as Patients
UBC Family Practice Centre: Vancouver, British Columbia
~ collaboration with Dr. Suzanne Watters
~ The Vancouver Sun has featured this project here and here *

April 2008: Canadian Medical Association Journal
Lifeworks: Physicians as patients: a narrative patchwork
~ featuring “Centering Ourselves as Patients”, a collaborative quilt-medical science project
~ collaboration with Dr. Suzanne Watters

April 2-5, 2008 at 8pm ~ Ava/Chroma presented by DanceWorks CoWorks, Pocket Alchemy and Blue Ceiling Dance
Theatre Centre: 1087 Queen St. W, Toronto
~ featuring hangings exploring achromatic colour blindness (created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel)
~ also featuring choreography by Susan Kendal, Lucy Rupert and Kyle Abraham
~ Lindsay Zier-Vogel as a poetic dramaturge (supported by the Canada Council for the Arts)

from Feb. 2008 (ongoing) ~ The Regional Assembly of Text‘s lowercase gallery
The Regional Assembly of Text: 3934 Main St.,Vancouver
~ reading room with artists books including Puddle Press’s book arts

Jan. 14, 2008 from 7:30-9pm ~B.C. Book Arts Guild Midwinter Show and Tell
Central Library: 350 West Georgia St., Peter Kaye Room, Lower Level, Vancouver
~ featuring handmade book arts and paperly treats, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

Dec. 4, 2007 at 8pm ~ Nightvision presented by Puddle Press, Pocket Alchemy and Blue Ceiling Dance
Bar Italia: 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton ), Toronto
~ featuring choreography by Susan Kendal, Jennifer Dallas
~ musicians: Lucy Rupert and Patrick Perkins and Michael Owen Liston
~ readings by: Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Rhya Tamasauskas

December 2, 2007 from 10am-5pm ~ OCAD Book Arts Fair
Ontario College of Art and Design: 100 McCaul St.
~ featuring handmade cards, books and paperly holiday treats, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

December 1, 2007 from 10am-5pm ~ City of Craft
The Theatre Centre: 1087 Queen St. W
A celebration of all things crafty in Toronto
~ featuring handmade cards, books and paperly holiday treats, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel
~ along with Dave Pijuan-Nomura, Le Petit Pig, Coldsnap Bindery, Toronto Church of Craft and Sweetie Pie Press

Oct. 10, 2007 at 7pm ~ Descant Magazine Launch

The Gladstone Hotel: 1214 Queen St W at 7:30pm
~D138: Fashion launch (with two of my poems!)
~fashionable attire encouraged!

September 2007 ~ Saving Second Base (national)

Fundraising campaign for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s Run for the Cure.
~ raised over $500
~ limited edition silk-screened t-shirts

September 2007 ~ Annie Oakley: Git yer gun
She Said Boom! Window Space: 372 College St. (at Augusta), Toronto
~ curated by Tara Bursey
~ original poetry, paper quilt and soft sculpture installation

August 2007 ~ Centering Ourselves as Patients
John G McKenzie Family Practice Centre: Prince George, British Columbia
~ books and quilts
~ collaboration with Dr. Suzanne Watters

June 2007 ~ Centering Ourselves as Patients
UBC Family Medicine Residency Projects: University of British Columbia Forestry Sciences Centre
~ books and quilts
~ collaboration with Dr. Suzanne Watters and composer Dr. Melissa Lee

May 19, 2007 ~ Love Letter Project III
Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto
~ odes on brambles and elegies on hawthornes, hand-made one-of-a-kind love letter art

December 3, 2006 from 10am-5pm ~ OCAD Book Arts Fair
Ontario College of Art and Design: 100 McCaul St.
~ featuring handmade cards, books and paperly holiday treats, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

November 27, 2006-January 2, 2007 ~ Sitting Room Stories: an exhibition of handmade books by Lindsay Zier-Vogel
TYPE books Gallery, 883 Queen St. W, across from Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto

Sitting Room Stories’ Opening Reception: Wednesday Nov. 29 starting at 7pm
with readings and performances by: lindsay zier-vogel, tori allen,
jennifer dallas, johan hultqvist, susan kendal and rhya tamasauskas
November 11 , 2006 from 11am-5pm ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair
The Victory: 591 Markham St, Toronto.
~ featuring handmade cards and the launch of Belle Starr and forth and back, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

June 1-3 2006 at 8:08 pm ~ Series 8:08 Season Finale
Winchester Street Theatre: 80 Winchester St., Toronto
~ featuring Edith and Eliza, choreography by Lindsay Zier-Vogel & Susan Kendal, music by Kyle Sim
~ also featuring choreography by Ilona Dougherty and Meghan MacNeil

June 1, 2006 from 11am-5pm ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair

Trinity-St Paul’s Centre: 427 Bloor St W, Toronto.

~ featuring the launch of one-of-a-kind love letter books and Dear Eliza, created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

May 30, 2005 ~ HOWL, CIUT
featured poet on CIUT’s program “HOWL” (89.5 FM) for Edith and Eliza
with host Nancy Bullis

Tuesday May 16, 2006: Dear Edith, Love Eliza
Bar Italia: 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton ), Toronto
~ featuring choreography by Lindsay Zier-Vogel & Susan Kendal, music by Kyle Sim and Jennifer Dallas with musicians John MacLean and Larry Graves
~ musicians: Janine Stoll and Harmony Trowbridge and Patrick Perkins
~ readings by: Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Rhya Tamasauskas

Saturday April 29: Series 8:08 Choreographic Workshop
Metro Central YMCA: 20 Grosvenor St., Toronto
Susan Kendal and Lindsay Zier-Vogel present an excerpt of Edith and Eliza
along choreography by Jennifer Dallas, Miranda Abbott, Tracey Norman, Diana Groenendijk and Andrew Tay

Wednesday April 19, 2006: RED: a night of live performance
Lula Lounge ~ 1585 Dundas St. W at8pm
~ new choreography by Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Susan Kendal, music by Kyle Sim
~ also featuring music, dance, film and Puddle Press paper treats

March 20, 2006 at 8pm ~ Misunderstandings Magazine V. 3 Launch
Zemra Lounge: 778 St. Clair Ave. W, Toronto
~ in conjunction with the Diamond Cherry Reading Series and Carousel Magazine
~ featuring readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, Alex Boyd, Shelagh Rowan-Legg and Adam Seelig among others.

March 5, 2006 at 1pm ~ SunDays, a solo dance by Jennifer Dallas
Winchester Street Theatre: 80 Winchester St.
~ featuring the choreography and performance by Jennifer Dallas, live and recorded music by John MacLean and poetry reading by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

February 22-25, 2006 at 8pm ~ Continued Tales of a Weathevane

Part of Blue Ceiling dance project’s The Speed of our Vertigoes
A DanceWorks CoWorks Series Event

Dancemakers Centre for Creation, The Distillery District, Cannery Building, Suite 313, Toronto

~ featuring the choreography of Susan Kendal, Malgorzata Nowacka, Brian McDonald and Lucy Rupert
~ Dancers for Continued Tales of a Weathervane: Jennifer Bolt, Jennifer Dallas,  Lisa Farrington Eammons and Poetic Narrator, Lindsay Zier-Vogel

February 9-11, 2006 ~ signs
Harbourfront Centre Theatre: 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto
~ presented by tiger princess dance projects and DanceWorks
~ World premiere of two new works, Paper Women and Emerald Lies choreographed by Yvonne Ng featuring John D.S. Adams, Susanne Chui, Marie-Josee Chartier, Erin Donovan, Kate Franklin, Amy Hampton, Kate Holden, Jennifer Helland, Susan Lee, Rebecca Mendoza and Elizabeth Smyth with orignal music by Katherine Duncanson and Lee Pui Ming and Resident Poet Lindsay Zier-Vogel

February 1, 2006 ~ RED Cabaret
Lula Lounge: 1585 Dundas St. W, Toronto
~ Girl Can Create presents a night of live performance along with the RED marketplace
~ featuring Puddle Press creations

December 14 , 2005 ~ RED Cabaret
Lula Lounge: 1585 Dundas St. W, Toronto
~ Girl Can Create presents a night of live performance along with the RED marketplace
~ featuring Puddle Press creations

Oct. 29 ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair

Trinity St. Paul’s Church: 427 Bloor St W, Toronto

books and books and books
and the launch of the illustrious one-of-a-kind hand-embroidered books and other one-of-a-kind gems created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

Oct. 3, 2005 ~ University of Toronto’s Creative Writing Masters Student Reading
Sylvester’s Café: 16 Bancroft Ave, Toronto
~ featuring readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, Rebecca Rosenblum, Kerry Clare, Duncan McFarlane among others.

July 22-24, 2005 ~ 22nd Annual Hillside Festival

Guelph, ON

“Older Children’s Dance Workshop and Performance” with Susan Kendal & Lindsay Zier-Vogel and the Ruby Sue Drumming Collective: Val Gleeson & Jada Van Vliet

June 21, 2005 ~ PILOT Pocket Book I Launch

Old York Bar & Grill: 167 Niagara St., Toronto

~ The Pilot Project presents the launch of their first publication
~ featuring readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, Lee Sheppard, Reverend Aitor, Reuden McLaughlin, Petra Kukacka, Aarti Rana, Raoul Fernandes, among others

June 15, 2005 ~ Mystery Red
Lula Lounge: 1585 Dundas St. W, Toronto
~ Girl Can Create presents a night of live performance along with the RED marketplace
~ featuring Puddles In My Pocket one-of-a-kind poetry based clothing creations


June 5, 2005 ~ Whistling Matilda showing

Winchester St. Theatre: 80 Winchester St., Toronto

featuring the choreography of Susan Kendal and Lindsay Zier-Vogel,
dancers Susanne Chui, Jennifer Dallas Fullerton and Kerri-Ann Paradis
music by Kyle Sim, text by Lindsay Zier-Vogel and costumes by Susan Kendal
and one-of-a-kind programs with poetry by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

May 21 ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair

Trinity St. Paul’s Church: 427 Bloor St W, Toronto

books and books and books
and the launch of the illustrious one-of-a-kind Kidney Bean cartoon books created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

April 30, 2005 ~ Series 8:08
Metro-Central YMCA: 20 Grosvenor St., Toronto
~ featuring: an excerpt from Whistling Matilda, choreography by Susan Kendal and Lindsay Zier-Vogel, music by Kyle Sim, live music by saxophonist Ben Burke
~ along with choreography by various choreographers including Michael Trent, Ame Henderson and Val Calam


February 8, 2005 ~ Pants on Fire

Bar Italia: 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton), Toronto

featuring:
~ Puddles In My Pocket one-of-a-kind poetry clothing by Susan Kendal and Lindsay Zier-Vogel
~ musical performances by Christa Couture, Vishal and Patrick Perkins
~ readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Rhya Tamasauskas
~ improvised dance performance by Jennifer Fullerton and Susan Kendal with live saxophonist, Ben Burke

February 7, 2005 ~ HOWL, CIUT
featured poet on CIUT’s program “HOWL” (89.5 FM)
with host Nancy Bullis

December 5, 2004 ~ 20th Annual OCAD Book Arts Fair

OCAD: 100 McCaul St., Toronto

Hand crafted books arts and paper artists galore!

December 4, 2004 ~ Petal to the Metal 2
The Rivoli: 334 Queen St. W, Toronto
Lady Craft show extraordinaire

November 18, 2004 ~ Going to Press
Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute, Toronto
Going To Press is a small press poetry fair and mini-conference for students, teachers and teacher librarians brought to you by Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute and The Scream Youth Project.
Workshop on using found materials with Josh Thorpe of Off Cut Press.

November 6, 2004 ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair

Trinity St. Paul’s Church: 427 Bloor St W, Toronto

books after books after hand bound books
and the launch of slow slow dancing , a limited edition of one-of-a-kind books created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel

August 13-15 ~ The Amelia Project at fFIDA International Dance Festival
The Distillery Historic District: 55 Mill Street, Dancemakers’ Centre for Creation, The Cannery Studio #313
Choreography: Susan Kendal, Dancer: Lorraine Aston, Text: Lindsay Zier-Vogel


July 23-25, 2004 ~ 21st Annual Hillside Festival

Guelph, ON

Teaching an “Older Children’s Dance Workshop”
with drummers Raef Brisbin, Suzanne Watters and Jada Van Vliet

July 20, 2004 ~ Puddles In My Pocket launch party

Bar Italia: 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton)
featuring:
~ Puddles In My Pocket one-of-a-kind poetry clothing by Susan Kendal and Lindsay Zier-Vogel
~ musical performances by Harmony Trowbridge, oh bijou and Patrick Perkins
~ readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, Rhya Tamasauskas and Stephanie Silverman
~ dance-film, Whispering Matilda screening, produced by Rhys Brisbin, choreographed by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, featuring dancers Susanne Chui and Jennifer Fullerton and costumes by Susan Kendal

June 3, 2004 ~ TWILL 1

C’est What: 19 Church St., Toronto

fundraiser for Gibralter Point Artist Residency, hosted by Harmony Trowbridge

performances by Claudia Dey, Harmony Trowbridge, Kill Unit, Stuart Mclean, Lee Sheppard, Lindsay Zier-Vogel and ohbijou

May 15, 2004 ~ Toronto Small Press Book Fair and Reading

Trinity St. Paul’s Church: 427 Bloor St W, Toronto

books after books after hand bound books
and the launch of listing, a limited edition of one-of-a-kind books
created by Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Rhya Tamasauskas, of tuesday

March 16, 2004 ~ puddle press website lauch party

Bar Italia 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton)

featuring:
~ musical performances by Harmony Trowbridge
~ readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel and Rhya Tamasauskas
~ dance-film screening produced by Rhys Brisbin,
choreographed by Lindsay Zier-Vogel,
featuring dancers Susan Kendal and Brigid MacAulay and music by Amanda Ross, Kyle Sim and Rhya Tamasauskas
~ book arts by puddle press, tuesday and Rhya Tamasauskas

March 9, 2004 ~ International Women’s Day programming on CKLN
featured poet on CKLN’s program “In Other Words” (88.1 FM)
with host Sandra Alland
and fellow poets Sophie Levy and Souvankham Thammavongsa

september sentence (fFIDA 2003)

“she tosses the last tongueful of salt over her left shoulder,
stepping carefully over the spill of white as she leaves september”

Choreography: Lindsay Zier-Vogel
with dancers: Susan Kendal and Brigid MacAulay
and musicians: Amanda Ross, Kyle Sim and Rhya Tamasauskas

July 8, 2003 ~ more than just…(chapter four)
Bar Italia 582 College St. (just west of Bathurst at Clinton), Toronto
featuring:
~ musical performances by Silas White, Castle Music and Plinky
~ readings by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, Rhya Tamasauskas and Mark Freeman
~ choreography by Lindsay Zier-Vogel, featuring dancers Susan Kendal and Brigid MacAulay and flautist Rhya Tamasauskas
~ book arts by puddle press, tuesday, Rhya Tamasauskas and Tiger Press

Wayzgoose 2003: Grimsby ON: Lindsay and Rhya

Toronto Small Press Book Fair 2002: Rhya, Jaime, Liz and Lindsay