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Writers & Readers

A Letter to the Toronto Dance Community

This letter is mainly a personal note from me to you. However, on account of the outpouring of affection for this wonderful master, it wouldn’t be too bold to say my words come from a whole host of dancers across several disciplines in the concert dance community.

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By Jillian Vanstone

When little girls and boys dream about a life as a dancer they think about the costumes and the lights, the thrill and the applause, the joy of movement, the storytelling, the fantasy. What children don’t imagine are the pressures of a career on stage.

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Grant Strate: Generous, Spirited, Inspiring

In preparation for her profile of Canadian dance legend Grant Strate, Carol Anderson asked friends and colleagues about their memories and recollections of working with the man himself.

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Michelle Khoo’s Austrian Diary

By Michelle Khoo

In July, fifteen-year-old Goh Ballet Academy student Michelle Khoo travelled to Europe for the first time to participate in the Wien Welt Wettbewerb competition. Before she left for Austria, we asked Michelle to keep a diary about her experiences to share with our younger readers.

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Aging Angst

Thoughts and Reflections by Yvonne Rainer and Carolee Schneemann from the January 2014 issue of PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art.

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We Asked ... You Said

A recent roundup of favourites from our readers.

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Dance Book Poll

We asked our readers to list their favourite dance book for our August 2013 contest. Here’s what we heard back –

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Our Intern Andrew Guilbert in Maisonneuve

Our intern Andrew Guilbert writes about cigar-box guitars in the summer issue of Maisonneuve.

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