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Samantha Hinds: Waacking

Among the classes running at Centre de Danse Urban-Element in Montréal this summer, Samantha “Sam I Am” Hinds (aka Princess Shayla) is teaching waackin…

Canada Day: The Call Out

Today is that last day of the Canada Day long weekend, and Harbourfront Centre in Toronto is wrapping up a four-day breaking event. The Call Out (June …

Emmanuelle Lê Phan: Bgirl Cleopatra

The July/August 2012 issue of The Dance Current print magazine includes an item on Emmanuelle Lê Phan and Elon Höglund.”The spring tour was with Montr…

Cosmetic Green: Dancers Take the Runway at FAT

A couple of months back, April 24th through 28th, the runways of Fashion Art Toronto (FAT) were occasionally animated with dancers. Designer Karey Shinn…

Gadfly: Klorofyl

Today in Toronto, the 2012 Dora Mavor Moore Awards Nominees were announced. Gadfly was nominated for three of the four available categories in the Danc…

The Moon Runners: I Can't Stop Tutting

Recently published to YouTube, I Can’t Stop Tutting features Jan “Snapp” Yalda, Shawn de Ocampo and Steven “Icy” Senga of the Toronto-based crew …

Travis Lim: Rising Star

If you haven’t heard of the young rising star Travis Lim of Vancouver, check out this early video as he began to grab international attention. At Dance…

Diana Reyes: Dancing on the Streets of Mumbai

The May/June 2012 issue of The Dance Current print magazine includes an item on Diana Reyes (aka Fly Lady Di):”Actor, choreographer and dancer Fly Lady…

Bust A Move: International Street Dance Competition in Montréal

Coming up May 4th and 5th, the ninth edition of the international street dance competition Bust A Move hits Montréal, including a day of SoulFull Real W…

Toronto's Best High School Dance Crew 3.0: Toronto East Division

Following six months of prep, training and four preliminary competitions, Toronto’s Best High School Dance Crew 3.0 is set for the finals on April 21st …

Street Dance 2: Coming Soon to Movie Theatres

Hitting Canadian movie theatres April 13th, Street Dance 2 brings a bold sequel to the hit movie of 2010, again in 3D. The plot follows street da…

Urban Alchemy 3: Urban Dance Showcase

Just around the corner, on April 12th, Urban Alchemy 3 offers a showcase of Vancouver’s urban dance talent and top local crews in a variety of st…

ILL-Abilities: Mixed Ability Dance Crew

Check out this recent video of the international breakdance crew ILabilities performing at an event in Ottawa. Founded in 2007 by Montréal’s Luca “Laz…

Electropolis: A Classial Animation Project

This is a cute dance-themed video created in 2009 by third-year students in the Classical Animation program at Sheridan College in Oakville. Electr…

Freshh: Teenage Dance Crew

Check out this promo video from Freshh, a Vancouver-based dance crew that recently made it through to the semi-finals of Canada’s Got Talent. Freshh ev…

Original Rudes and Grim Reminder: Breaking in the Peace Bridge

Saturday was the unveiling of Calgary’s 130-metre-long Peace Bridge, a new city landmark by world-renowned architect, engineer and sculptor Santiago Cal…

Happy Feet: Freestyling in Toronto

The spring weather has been favourable for street dancers recently. The crew Happy Feet Ent. recently posted this video from their escapades in downto…

Jasmyn Fyffe Dance: Interlock

Jasmyn Fyffe Dance opened its newest show Interlock Wednesday night, and video footage had hit the web by Thursday morning. A DanceWorks CoWorks…

Gadfly: Toronto Urban Dance Symposium

Check out this recently released video footage from the 2nd annual Toronto Urban Dance Symposium (TUDS), held November 26th, 2011, at the Harbourfront Ce…

Artists Emerge: Competition,Convention and Video Challenge

Coming up March 15th through 18th, Edmonton is host to the Artists Emerge national hip hop competition. The event also features a master’s convention i…

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