graduates

2017-18 Dora Mavor Moore Awards Nominees

June 1st, 2018|

Twelve alumni of the School have been nominated for 2017-18 Dora Mavor Moore Awards including – Peggy Baker, Sarah Chase, Kate Holden, Tylee Jones, Megumi Kokuba, Tia Kushniruk, Philip McDermott, Jessica Runge, Devon Snell, Roberto Soria, Brodie Stevenson, and Naishi Wang.

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

Dance Divison

Sarah Chase – Outstanding Original Choreography, for… unmoored in […]

Graduation Day 2018

May 22nd, 2018|

As has long been our tradition, on Mother’s Day, May 13th, we celebrated our graduation day – this time for the class of 2018! The lovely ceremony in our theatre was genially hosted by emcees Tyra Temple-Smith and Devon Snell.

Have a look at some of the photos from graduation day! Photos by Yiming Cai.

Brooke […]

Alumni Watch: Paige Culley

March 2nd, 2018|

Paige Culley is a 2010 graduate of the School, who has distinguished herself since graduation dancing with Compagnie Marie Chouinard, among others, and has recently been awarded the prestigious Prix de la danse de Montréal. The jury for the prize described her this way:
“Paige Culley brings an exceptional presence and deep-felt introspection to the […]

Feature Profile: Pulga Muchochoma

March 2nd, 2018|

Pulga Muchochoma, one of our stellar alumni, has been performing with Toronto Dance Theatre since he graduated from the School in 2009. Currently on tour in Western Canada with the company, Pulga will be dancing in TDT’s much anticipated Glass Fields program at the Fleck Dance Theatre, March 20-24. Later in the year, we […]

Congratulations to Marc Richard

February 9th, 2018|

Congratulations and warmest wishes to the School graduate Marc Richard on receiving the prestigious 3M Teaching Fellowship! Marc does exceptional work teaching in the Musical Theatre Performance program at Sheridan College.

Read the profile on Marc Richard in Maclean’s Magazine: “My passion for teaching is all about helping students discover something for themselves so that […]

Congratulations to Sasha Ivanochko

February 9th, 2018|

After an extensive 4-month national search,  Dancers’ Studio West  announced Sasha Ivanochko as its new Artistic Director, commencing August 2018. Heartfelt congratulations to Sasha and the company!

From Dancers’ Studio West Press Release:

Sasha Ivanochko said “It is with honour and humility that I take up the artistic leadership of Dancers’ Studio West. I’m inspired by the […]