August 2017

We Dance: Sean Rowley

August 11th, 2017|

Sean Rowley is one of the dancers in our regular Young Dancers’ Program (YDP) class called Creative Movement Made for Me (CMMM). This is a weekly class, now going into its seventh year, for young dancers of mixed abilities. It was initiated by the Director of our YDP, Michelle Silagy, who has a […]

Summer Dance at the School of TDT

August 11th, 2017|

July was a jam-packed month of dance here at the School.

We started off with our two-week Summer Intensive, welcoming a group of enthusiastic dancers from the Barbados, Chile, Colombia, and different corners of Canada. Every day for two weeks they trained in ballet, contemporary, Graham, and Horton techniques, got to test the waters of improvisation, learned about […]

Feature Profile: Andrea Roberts

August 10th, 2017|

We are thrilled to recognize and celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Andrea Roberts’ working at the School. On our Awards Day, last May, Pat Fraser presented Andrea with a beautiful bouquet of flowers, and said:  “Today we are honouring Andrea Roberts’ 20 years of service and commitment to the School. Andrea has a fine […]

June 2017

Grads shine at the Dora Awards

June 28th, 2017|

The School of Toronto Dance Theatre graduates win Dora Mavor Moore Awards for:

  • Outstanding Production
  • Outstanding Performance – Female
  • Outstanding Performance – Male
  • Outstanding Performance – Ensemble

We’d like to congratulate our alumni winners including:

Heidi Strauss – Outstanding Production for her work … what it’s like;

Michael Caldwell – Outstanding Performance – Male for …[…]

May 2017

The Kathryn Ash Leadership Award 2017

May 17th, 2017|

The 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 and […]

Announcing the Winchester Prize

May 16th, 2017|

The Winchester Prize

Through the generosity of Lindy Green and Sam Chaiton, The School of Toronto Dance Theatre awarded The Winchester Prize for the best student dance work presented in the School’s third year Choreographic Workshop. The winning choreographer receiveв a cash award and support to further develop and, with the guidance of a mentor, remount their […]