guest artist

November 2017

Guest Artist Profile: Jasmyn Fyffe

November 16th, 2017|

Jasmyn Fyffe, who is creating a new work for our second year dancers, is a performer and choreographer, and the director of Jasmyn Fyffe Dance. She started dancing at age six, training in African-Caribbean dance and ballet. Then in high school she focused more on soccer, track and field, and basketball. But when she […]

September 2017

Faculty Profile: Elizabeth Auclair

September 18th, 2017|

Elizabeth Auclair has been a well-loved visiting faculty member with us at the School for the past 12 years. Remarkably, since 2015, she has lived overseas, holding a full-time teaching position as a Visiting Guest Professor, at Kobe College in Nishinomiya, Hyōgo, Japan.

Elizabeth was a Principal Dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company, with […]

May 2017

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, […]

February 2017

Alumni Watch: Roger Sinha

February 21st, 2017|

Roger Sinha, a distinguished alumnus of the School of TDT (1984-86), is a choreographer, dancer, and teacher, and the founder of Sinha Danse, a company based in Montreal which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016. That year, Roger won the prestigious Cultural Diversity Prize in Dance presented by the Conseil des arts de […]

September 2016

Guest Artist Profile: Paul-André Fortier

September 14th, 2016|

On October 1, 2016, Toronto will experience its annual Nuit Blanche event, from sunset to sunrise. This year, for the first time, students from the School will be performers in the event, in an art work entitled October sky, created by the distinguished Montreal choreographer Paul-André Fortier. The piece will be a choreographic installation […]