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Kate Cornell

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Kate Cornell is an arts advocate, and writer based in Toronto. She advocates nationally on behalf of the arts sector as the Co-Chair of the Canadian Arts Coalition/la Coalition canadienne des arts. As English-language spokesperson for the Coalition, she has been interviewed by the Globe and Mail, Canadian Press, and CBC’s The National. With a PhD in Communication and Culture, her graduate research focused on Canadian cultural policies for dance at the federal level. Cornell is the proud recipient of the John Hobday Award in Arts Management (2016) from the Canada Council for the Arts.

Kate Cornell's Work

On screen

By Kate Cornell

40 Years of One Night Stands: a new film about the Royal Winnipeg Ballet

Three Women’s Voices

By Philip Szporer, Kate Cornell

Excerpts from the Canada Dance Festival: Ottawa: June 2004 (Chrysalis by Chick Snipper for Danstabat by Philip Szporer; The Stolen Show by Crystal Pite for Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal: by Philip Szporer; Lustrale by Anik Bouvrette by Katherine Cornell)

 

Patchwork but Persistent 

By Philip Szporer, Kaija Pepper, Kate Cornell, Bridget Cauthery, Marie Claire Forté Canada Dance Festival 2004  Canada Dance Festival

It’s been a rough road for the Canada Dance Festival this year, first facing funding shortfalls, and subsequently narrowing the programming to fourteen performances, down from thirty-one two years ago. Organizers of the tenth edition, not willing to relinquish much else, splashed the slogan “Dare to turn up the heat” in riposte. 

Up Close

By Kate Cornell

Youth commissions for dance: Break Open Play

Perspectives

By Kate Cornell

Ryerson’s Dancers, Walking Away with a BFA

Profile: Crystal Pite

By Kate Cornell

Both feet on Canadian Ground

Perspectives

By Kate Cornell

login: danc/se; where are we now?

Making Waves

By Kate Cornell

Paula Skimin

Profile

By Kate Cornell

Matjash Mrozewski: the road less traveled

Profile

By Kate Cornell

Michael Trent on memories, speechlessness and transitions

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