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May 2017

Student Profile: Jocelyn Mah

May 16th, 2017|

One of our 16 brand new 2017 graduates, Jocelyn Mah hails from Calgary, Alberta. She was born and grew up there before she moved to Toronto to attend the School.

Jocelyn’s journey into dance started when she was about 11: “Dance has always been around in my life – my cousins took dance, and I […]

Faculty Profile: Peggy Baker

May 16th, 2017|

Peggy Baker has been announced as the 2017 winner of the Kathryn Ash Choreographic Commission. This award is presented to a choreographer for the commissioning of a new creation for the students of the School. As an expression of the School’s, and Kathryn’s, dedication to new creation and the professional development of our alumni, […]

Alumni Watch: Graham McKelvie

May 16th, 2017|

Graham McKelvie, now the Head of Contemporary Dance at The School of Alberta Ballet, is a distinguished alumnus of the School. We asked him to tell us about his background, how he became involved in dance, his time at the School, and his subsequent career. He gave us the following wonderful reminiscence.

For as […]

WE DANCE IS BACK!

May 9th, 2017|

Join us for a four-week session of classes in June 2017. We Dance is a dance project celebrating integrated dance practices with differently abled movers. The class is open to youth and adults aged 16+ with mixed abilities.

The classes are led by Michelle Silagy, director of the Young Dancers’ Program at the […]

April 2017

GATHERING MOMENTUM 2017

April 19th, 2017|

GATHERING MOMENTUM is the Opening Night Fundraising Performance to benefit The School of Toronto Dance Theatre. We invite our local community, artists, arts supporters, and business professionals to join in supporting the future generations of Canadian contemporary dancers.

GATHERING MOMENTUM 2017 showcases the students from all three […]

March 2017

The School bids farewell to Gail Packwood

March 16th, 2017|

Managing Director Gail Packwood has accepted the role of Executive Director with Associated Designers of Canada and will be stepping down from her position at the School. Gail has been a devoted and hard-working Managing Director, bringing her wealth of experience and expertise to her work with the School. The board, staff, and faculty […]