Dance artists and faculty, including Adi Salant, Tilman O’Donnell and Jermain Spivey, in the studio during Banff Centre’s Creative Gesture residency / Photo courtesy of Banff Centre

Fundamental Questions

How conflicting ideas about the goals of a mature dance collaboration derailed Banff Centre's Creative Gesture Residency in 2016 By Mark Mann

In July of 2016, Banff Centre ran a residency designed to answer the need for professional development opportunities for mid-career dance artists. By the end of the program, only five of the original ten participants remained. This is what happened.


Choreographic Residencies Across The Country

By Denise Solleza, Lee Slinger

A compilation of choreographic residencies available across Canada.

Justin Aucoin

Questions Going into the Theatre

Talk | Conférence

Vancouver BC
April 22 avril 2015
4:00-5:00 | 16:00-17:00

Mirna Zagar

Tips for Touring Your Work

Talk | Conférence

Vancouver BC
March 25 mars 2015
4:00-5:00 | 16:00-17:00

Mirna Zagar

Grant Writing 101

Talk | Conférence

Vancouver BC
January 14 janvier 2015
4:00-5:00 | 16:00-17:00


Light and Shadow

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
August 16 août 2014
8:00 | 20:00


François Barbeau: The Dior of Costume Designers

By Samantha Mateus

Renowned for his work with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal and Cirque du Soleil, veteran costume designer François Barbeau launches an exhibition to showcase his lifelong work at the Centre de l’exposition de l’Université de Montréal, May 25-December 7.

The Art of Stealing

Amber Funk Barton’s the response debuts a new work titled The Art of Stealing at the Firehall Arts Centre this month with costumes by Vancouver’s Lululemon Lab.


A Culture Factory Spreads Dance

The Regroupement québecois de la danse has become a partner of La Fabrique culturelle, a new arts media platform that collects and features videos and photographs representing all the arts.


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...


32nd Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards

The 32nd Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards were held on Monday, June 27th at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts’ Bluma Appel Theatr…

David Rimmer wins Governor General's award

Experimental filmmaker David Rimmer is among the recipients of the 2011 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts. Rimmer…

Canada's National Ballet: Behind the Scenes of The Nutcracker

The National Ballet of Canada (NBC) has been setting the holiday mood for weeks with behind-the-scene looks at its rendition of the holiday classic


Stacey Tookey's "Joy"

When choreographer and dancer Stacey Tookey was approached by the clothing company Sugar and Bruno to design clothes for dancers, …


Ron Snippe receives Dance Ontario Award

Toronto Dance Theatre's (TDT) long-time lighting designer, Roloef Peter (Ron) Snippe, has been honoured with this year's Dance Ont...


So You Think You Can Dance Canada nominated for four Gemini awards

The 25th annual Gemini Award nominations have been announced and So You Think You Can Dance Canada is up for four awards. The show…


Philip Szporer awarded Jacqueline Lemieux Prize

The Canada Council for the Arts recently announced Philip Szporer as the recipient of the 2010 Jacqueline Lemieux Prize. A Montré...

31st Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards

The 31st Annual Dora Mav0r Moore Awards were held on June 28th by the Toronto Alliance of Performing Arts (TAPA). this time

New production centre for National Ballet of Canada

The National Ballet of Canada recently acquired a new building for its production centre, where the sets and props for the company…

battery opera charges $267.67 per ticket

As a response to British Columbia’s recent arts budget cuts, Vancouver’s battery opera will charge $267.67 per ticket for its remo…

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