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Penelope Reed Doob / Photo courtesy of Dance Collection Danse

Remembering Penelope Reed Doob

Penelope Reed Doob, an influential dance scholar, historian and critic, died March 11, 2017, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.


Youth dance conference brings Ontario dancers together

With the goal of educating students and teachers alike about the value, scope and diversity of dance in Ontario, the Pulse Ontario…


Susan McNaughton (1952-2010)

Dance artist and academic Susan McNaughton died on December 4th, 2010.

Original TDT member dies

Keith Urban was known to Canadian audiences for his striking performances and Adonis-like features. Urban grew up in Chicago but c…

York University celebrates Yvonne Rainer

On April 6th, York University’s Faculty of Fine Arts celebrated legendary dance and film artist Yvonne Rainer for her influential …

Danny Grossman receives tribute and launches choreographic intensive

Dance Adelphi of Adelphi University's Dance Department, where former National Ballet dancer Frank Augustyn is chair, is performing...

Thesis studying CADA-ON's PSD now available

A thesis titled “The Evolution of Professional Standards for Dance in Ontario: CADA-ON and the PSD” was recently completed by danc...