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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 […]

Alumni Watch: Sarah Fregeau, Mairi Greig, Kate Holden, and Jarrett Siddall

January 16th, 2019|

Four gifted grads of our Professional Training Program have been working with Peggy Baker on an exciting project set to premiere in Toronto and then tour to Montreal, Hamilton, Banff, Whitehorse, Kingston, and Ottawa. Sarah Fregeau (2009), Mairi Greig (2010), Kate Holden (2001), and Jarrett Siddall (2012), have each had exciting careers since graduating […]

Faculty/Staff Spotlight: Colin Frotten

January 16th, 2019|

Colin Frotten is our new Communications & Engagement Manager, and has also joined the faculty as our music teacher. Originally from Nova Scotia, Colin is a pianist, tenor, vocal coach, and arts administrator with over four years of arts management experience. After graduating with his Bachelor of Music from Mount Allison University in 2014, he made the move […]

Alumni Watch: Where Are They Now?

November 13th, 2018|

Since 1968, the School has been training dancers who have been inspired by the depth of passion and the physical power of the body in motion and by an art form of profound human expression. After 50 years, the School continues to be at the forefront of training. We have established a wonderful foundation, […]

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, […]

50th Anniversary Wrap-Up

November 13th, 2018|

There is lots to celebrate here at the School! On October 20, we had a magnificent 50th anniversary reunion/party, which involved a whole day of festivities. The day began with two well-attended technique classes for alumni. Rosemary’s class was held in the theatre, with an appreciative audience in attendance, and Pat Miner’s class happened in […]