Peggy Baker Dance Projects


Summer Banquet 

By Paula Citron dance: made in canada/fait au canada   dance: made in canada/fait au canada

Ever since the late, lamented fFIDA (fringe Festival of Independent Dance Artists) exited the scene in 2006, Toronto dance aficionados have been without their August fix. Happily, the new festival dance: made in canada/fait au canada (d: mic/fac) is filling that void.  


Ahmed Hassan (1955-2011)

Composer and musician Ahmed Hassan died on January 12th of urospesis after a lengthy struggle with multiple sclerosis. Born in Cai...


Peggy Baker wins Walter Carsen Prize

The Canada Council for the Arts recently announced Peggy Baker as the recipient of the 2010 Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in …


Jackie Burroughs 1939 - 2010

Jackie Burroughs, the stage and screen actress and member of the Toronto dance community, died on September 22nd at age seventy-on...

Peggy Baker: Honoured and Active

Yesterday in Toronto, Peggy Baker Dance Projects kicked off a five day run of confluence, an evening of works by Peggy Baker and Doug Varone.

National Ballet Sweeps Doras

The The National Ballet of Canada swept the 2009 Dora Mavor Moore Awards, receiving all four Dance Division awards for guest chore...

Canada Dance Festival: The 2008 Collection 

By Bridget Cauthery Canada Dance Festival  Canada Dance Festival 

Red arrows fixed to the sidewalk led the audience from Elgin Street to the terraces atop the National Art Centre for the premiere of Ottawa-based performance artist Kenneth Emig’s site-specific work at the Canada Dance Festival 2008.


Silence / Light 

By Penelope Ford Portal Peggy Baker Dance Projects

It seems the momentum of Peggy Baker’s thirty-five-year dance career is still gathering speed.