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Student Profile: Students from Sudbury

February 27th, 2019|

The School’s student body is made up of dancers from all over the country, and around the globe. This month, we decided to feature those of our current students who hail from Sudbury, Ontario, and nearby – first year students Alexander Koren and Hannah Pilon, and third year students Noah Blatt and Justin Fraser. […]

Student Profile: Tanveer Alam

January 16th, 2019|

Our third year student, Tanveer Alam, was born and raised in Montreal, and started his dance training in the Indian classical dance form Kathak. Three years ago, he moved to Toronto at the age of 17, to study contemporary dance in our Professional Training Program.
We asked Tanveer about his time at the School:
“Being here has […]

Student Profile: International Students

November 13th, 2018|

Here at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre, students come from across Canada, including from First Nations, and, internationally. The School has welcomed students from Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Brazil, China, Colombia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, England, France, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, New Zealand, the Philippines, Poland, […]

Student Profile: Yiming Cai

September 24th, 2018|

Our third year student Yiming Cai is a co-winner of the 2018 Kathryn Ash Scholarship, and recipient of a 2017 Lindy Green and Sam Chaiton Student Bursary. Originally from Singapore, Yiming began his movement training competing in Wushu. He started dancing at the Nanyang Technological University, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication […]

Kathryn Ash Scholarships 2018

May 22nd, 2018|

The Kathryn Ash Scholarship is a merit-based award given to a deserving student going into their final year of study and is the equivalent to one-half of one year’s tuition.

The two extremely deserving recipients of this year’s Kathryn Ash Scholarship are Yiming Cai and Gwendolyn Mitchell.

Yiming Cai

“Yiming is considered by faculty to be an outstanding […]

Walker Wood Foundation Bursaries 2018

May 22nd, 2018|

Walker Wood Foundation Bursaries are awarded to students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents.

Other criteria upon which the Walker Wood Foundation bursaries are awarded include:

demonstrated leadership qualities;
high academic standing; and
good standing with the School and a commitment to training.

The two extremely deserving recipients of this year’s Walker Wood Bursaries are Morgyn Aronyk-Schell […]