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Susan Kendal

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Susan Kendal teaches in the Young Dancers’ Program at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre. She choreographs and costumes as Pocket Alchemy and is on the board of Kemi Contemporary Dance Projects. 

Susan Kendal's Work

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

International touring in jeopardy with announcement of federal budget; DTRC founder to receive Governor General’s Performing Arts Award [Joysanne Sidimus]; Whitehorse hosts first Art Equinox Festival; Benoît Lachambre receives a Bessie Award; CADA-BC classes lose funding; Herbert Whittaker 1910-2006; Quick currents [Tangente; Rex Harrington; École supérieure de ballet contemporain de Montréal; Laurence Lemieux; Canadian Youth Ballet Ensemble; ProArteDanza

Making Waves

By Susan Kendal

Emily Molnar is investigating physical intelligence

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

Evelyn Hart performs for last time; Québec festival boasts record audiences [Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur; Anik Bissonnette]; Susan Bodie steps down from Ballet Jörgen Canada; Toronto festival tries on different name and focus [fFIDA; Toronto International Dance Festival; TIDF]; Two new Dora awards announced for dance; Dances for a small stage grows; David Earle wins Walter Carsen prize

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

Federal Budget increases funding to the Canada Council for the Arts; Robert Sirman appointed to head Canada Council; Recent awards in dance [Susanna Hood; Peter Chin; Katy Harris-McLeod; Kostyantyn Keshyshev; Lisa Hering; Joe Laughlin; Ron Stewart; Jai Govinda; Sandra Laronde; Menaka Thakkar]; New arts management awards announced; New director for Halifax Dance’s Young Company [Kym Butler]; Kimberley Timlock 1955-2006; Katherine Dunham 1909-2006

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

New director for Dancemakers [Michael Trent]; Canadian choreographer wins German prize [Christina Medina]; RWB dancers ruled independent contractors; Dance film named best Canadian work; New name for Victoria Dance Series; Works collected on film for Ottawa school; Anik Bissonnette to leave Les Grands; Beyond our borders

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

International dance day message 2006; York University’s fine arts expansion; Update on Montréal festival; Clifford E. Lee award [Simone Orlando]; New Theatres [Young Centre for the Performing Arts; The Flanagan Theatre]; OAC reallocates dance funding; New brand for Ballet Jörgen Canada; ArtsWeek cancelled in Toronto; Staff change at Dance Manitoba; Beyond our borders

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

Dance preservation on the radar; Order of Canada honours dancers [James Kudelka; Peggy Baker]; Canadian Heritage gets new minister; New festival chosen for Montréal; Ballet school name debate settled; Enormous audiences for DanceWeekend; NDH welcomes new general manager; RWB wins touring award; Canadian dance publications; Touring beyond our borders

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

New Program Officer for Canada Council; Grand opening of new facilities at Canada’s National Ballet School; New dance books [Anatomie du Vertige – Ginette Laurin; The Nutcracker by Karen Kain]; Kaha:wi Dance Theatre incorporates [Santee Smith]; Beyond our borders [Alvin Tolentino]; Written resources for dance in Canada; Bowles wins NBoC Marrié Award)

Making Waves

By Susan Kendal

Kimberley Timlock

Short Waves

By Susan Kendal

Governor General’s Award for Boneham; Dancemakers’ artistic director to step down [Serge Bennathan]; BC student wins gold at Genée [Céline Gittens]; Chase awarded Lemieux Prize; New directors for Alberta companies [Gerry Morita; Christopher Trollope]; Susan Daniel 1961-2005; Montréal Danse partners with American University; New home for Halifax Dance

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