awards

September 2017

Student Profile: Chihiro Nukuto

September 18th, 2017|

Chihiro Nukuto, class of 2018; winner of the 2017 Kathryn Ash Scholarship

Chihiro Nukuto is originally from Nara, Japan, and before coming to the School, she graduated from Mukogawa Women’s University (Nishinomiya, Japan) in 2014, with a degree in Health and Sports Science; she also holds a teaching license in Physical Education. Apart from her […]

June 2017

Grads shine at the Dora Awards

June 28th, 2017|

The School of Toronto Dance Theatre graduates win Dora Mavor Moore Awards for:

  • Outstanding Production
  • Outstanding Performance – Female
  • Outstanding Performance – Male
  • Outstanding Performance – Ensemble

We’d like to congratulate our alumni winners including:

Heidi Strauss – Outstanding Production for her work … what it’s like;

Michael Caldwell – Outstanding Performance – Male for …[…]

May 2017

2016-17 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance Nominees

May 30th, 2017|

Sixteen alumni of the School have been nominated for twenty-two 2016-17 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance including – Valerie Calam, Michael Caldwell, Jennifer Dallas, Alana Elmer,  Mairéad Filgate, Andrew Hartley, Megumi Kokuba,  Bakari I. Lindsay, Pulga Muchochoma, Danah Rosales, Jarrett Siddall, Margarita Soria, Brodie Stevenson, Heidi Strauss, Stephanie Tremblay-Abubo, and Naishi Wang.

We’d […]

The Kathryn Ash Leadership Award 2017

May 17th, 2017|

The Leadership Award is presented to a third year student who has displayed leadership qualities and has made a significant contribution to the life of the School. The award is named in honour of Kathryn Ash, our Past President and a Board member for 18 years, and recognizes Kathryn’s dedication to the School and […]

Announcing the Winchester Prize

May 16th, 2017|

The Winchester Prize

Through the generosity of Lindy Green and Sam Chaiton, The School of Toronto Dance Theatre awarded The Winchester Prize for the best student dance work presented in the School’s third year Choreographic Workshop. The winning choreographer receiveв a cash award and support to further develop and, with the guidance of a mentor, remount their […]

Student Bursaries and Awards 2017

May 16th, 2017|

Walker Wood Foundation Bursary

The criteria upon which the Walker Wood Foundation bursaries are awarded include:
• demonstrated leadership qualities
• high academic standing

The two extremely deserving recipients of this year’s Walker Wood Award are Philip McDermott and Anya Tregubova.

The panel’s remarks included:

Philip McDermott
Philip has been absolutely unshakeable in his passion, focus, determination, and positive energy for the whole time […]