Ground UP Dance Festival Presents


Performed by Peggy Baker at the Baby Grand Theatre

An image of a woman sitting on a stage next to an empty chair.


A breathtaking, heartfelt and Peggy Baker and Sarah Chase came together In 2003 to make a work. Prior to beginning their work together, Chase requested that Peggy completed the task of writing two stories for each year of life. Year’s later Peggy attending a 5-week fellowship in Italy. Guided by Jane Hirschfield’s extraordinary book Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry , and was able to write down the stories that she wasn’t ready to share back in 2003, which was followed by sharing a in-progress work influenced by Peggy’s writings and the incorporation of Chase’s initial movements from their previous collaboration.


Baby Grand, Kingston Grand Theatre

218 Princess St, Kingston, ON K7L 1B2


July 2024

  • Wednesday 10 at 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 11 at 7:00 PM