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 years of our Professional Training Program in newly […]

2015-16 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance Nominees

June 2nd, 2016|

An unprecedented twenty-three alumni of the School have been nominated for thirty-one 2015 – 16 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance.

We’d like to congratulate them, and all our School of TDT colleagues including:

Peggy Baker Artistic Director of Peggy Baker Dance Projects – Outstanding Production, for … phase space;

Laurence Lemieux Co-Artistic Director of Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie […]

The Kathryn Ash Awards 2016

May 13th, 2016|

Kathryn Ash was on the Board of Directors of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre for 18 years and was President from 1995 to 2008. Kathryn worked tirelessly for the School and offered constant guidance and wisdom in legal and governance issues. She provided a role model to new Board members, staff at the […]

The Kathryn Ash Choreographic Commission 2016

May 13th, 2016|

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, priority is given to a choreographer who is an alumni of the Professional Training Program. […]

Bursaries & Awards 2016

May 13th, 2016|

Walker Wood Foundation Bursary

The criteria upon which the Walker Wood Foundation bursaries are awarded include:
• must be a Canadian citizen
• must be in good standing with the School
• demonstrated leadership qualities
• high academic standing
• must be able to demonstrate financial need and that the receipt of this bursary will assist them in continuing their […]

2005 graduate Penny Couchie wins 2016 K. M. Hunter Artist Award

April 21st, 2016|

Congratulations to Penny Couchie, 2005 graduate, who has won the 2016 K. M. Hunter Artist Award for her work in the dance field.

Warmest wishes from all of us at the School!

The K. M. Hunter Artist Awards are funded by the K. M. Hunter Charitable Foundation and are awarded annually to mid-career, professional artists who […]