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#Summerdance2018

August 15th, 2018|

July is always busy here at the School, and this year was no exception! We started off with our two-week Summer Intensive, welcoming a group of enthusiastic dancers from across Canada, Mexico, and the US.

Our one-week Teen Intensive brought together a diverse group of dancers from 13 to 16 from across Canada for a week of intensive […]

Alumni Watch: Megan Navarro

August 15th, 2018|

By Carol Bishop-Gwyn

Barbadian Megan Navarro (2010) has a passion to teach the joy and love of dance to children. Seven years after returning to her Caribbean island, she has recently established her own dance school, PowerHouse Studios in Bridgetown.

Megan’s early education benefitted from the demanding British-based Barbadian curriculum, and attending the Ursuline Convent. She […]

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 […]

Kathryn Ash Choreographic Commission 2018

May 22nd, 2018|

The Kathryn Ash Choreographic Commission is presented every year to a choreographer for the commissioning of a new creation for the students of the School – priority is given to choreographers who are alumni of the School.

This year’s award winner is Sharon B. Moore.

Sharon B. Moore is an award-winning creator and performer; the first Canadian […]

Kathryn Ash Leadership Award 2018

May 22nd, 2018|

The Kathryn Leadership Award is presented to a third year student who has displayed leadership qualities and has made a significant contribution to the life of the School. The award is named in honour of Kathryn Ash, our Past President and a Board member for 18 years, and recognizes Kathryn’s dedication to the School […]

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 […]