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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 […]

Kathryn Ash Choreographic Commission 2017

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, […]

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, […]

3rd Year Students: Trip to Montreal

February 24th, 2017|

Our third year dancers have recently returned from a wonderful visit to Montreal and to the new home of l’École de danse contemporain de Montréal (EDCM).

Highlights were class with the amazing German Jauregui and Jamie Wright, as well as La La La Human Steps repertoire by Edouard Locke, taught by the inspiring Bernard Martin. […]

WE DANCE

February 7th, 2017|

We Dance is a pilot dance project celebrating integrated dance practices with differently abled movers. The class is open to youth and adults aged 16+ with mixed abilities.

Class will be led by Michelle Silagy, director of the Young Dancers’ Program at the School of TDT and Master DanceAbility Teacher. Each one hour class will explore creative […]

Faculty Profile: Jane Alison McKinney

January 10th, 2017|

Jane Alison McKinney is dancer, choreographer, teacher, and producer, a four-time recipient of the artsnb Scholarship, faculty member with our Young Dancers’ Program, and a 2011 graduate of the School. Originally from Rothesay, New Brunswick, she began her training with Andrea Scott at Port City Dance Academy in Saint John. She spent a year […]