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Canada's first Integrated Dance Theatre Conference

On November 16th, 2012, the first Canadian Integrated Dance Theatre Conference took place near Calgary.

Aszure Barton honoured in New York

On November 16th, world-renowned choreographer Aszure Barton received the 2012 Arts and Letters Award from the Canadian Associatio…

"Together in Dance" forum hosted by Flato Markham Theatre

On October 14th, Flato Markham Theatre hosted its inaugural "Together in Dance" forum at the Markham Civic Centre, which brought t...

CINARS press launch

On October 23rd, CINARS announced the lineup for the 15th Biennale of the International Exchange of the Performing Arts during a press conference at the Monument-National theatre in Montréal.

Government cuts close the doors on the CCA

After sixty-seven years of service, the Canadian Conference of the Arts (CCA) announced the end of its operations on October 30th,…

 

Fortier's 30 days of dancing in Paris

Montréal-based dance artist Paul-André Fortier recently wrapped up thirty days of performing his Solo 30x30 in Paris. Welco…

Randolph Academy celebrates twentieth anniversary

On October 15th Randolph Academy celebrated its twentieth anniversary with a fundraising gala in Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York Con…

 

I Love Dance Awards

On Sunday, October 21st, as part of the Canadian Dance Assembly’s Step in Time Conference in Ottawa, twelve awards were given out ...

Inaugural Dance Awards in Toronto

On October 14th, Toronto’s Young Centre for the Performing Arts celebrated the inaugural Young Centre Dance Awards. Curated by You…

 

Arts patron Walter Carsen dies at 100

Described by The National Ballet of Canada as its \greatest patron\, businessman and philanthropist Walter Carsen died on October ...

Franca biography shortlisted for Governor General's Literary Award

Author Carol Bishop-Gwyn’s The Pursuit of Perfection: A Life of Celia Franca has been shortlisted for a 2012 Governor Gener…

Dancefilm rising

A crowded fall festival season didn’t deter Cinédanse Montréal from muscling its way into the field with a four-day run in Septemb…

Ballet BC appoints new executive director

Ballet BC recently announced the appointment of new Executive Director Branislav Henselmann. In a statement, Artistic Director Emi...

 

Menaka Thakkar wins Walter Carsen Prize

Indian classical dancer, choreographer and teacher Menaka Thakkar is the 2012 winner of the prestigious Walter Carsen Prize for Ex...

Leland Windreich (1926-2012)

Leland Windreich – a rare breed of writer who established himself as an important dance historian and critic – uncovered one of Ca…

Canadians help celebrate Jacob's Pillow anniversary

This summer marks the eightieth anniversary of Jacob’s Pillow international dance festival. Every year thousands of people visit W…

 

New exhibits celebrate dance and design

The Design Exchange in Toronto recently launched two exhibits in partnership with The National Ballet of Canada, which is currentl...

 

Dance Ontario connecting dance in the province

Dance Ontario recently wrapped up its inaugural Connecting the Dots conference at the Young Centre in Toronto’s Distillery Distric…

Mocean Dance announces new leadership

Halifax’s Mocean Dance has announced that its 2012/13 season will begin under the new leadership of Susanne Chui as the company’s artistic director and Sara Coffin as artistic associate.

 

Sylvain Emard's Le Grand Continental tours three US cities

This summer Sylvain Émard’s Le Grand Continental wil…

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