What's New

The School welcomes Michelle Yeung as new Managing Director

June 2nd, 2017|

The School is delighted to announce that we have engaged Michelle Yeung as our new Managing Director, to begin working with us on July 4, 2017.

With over ten years of not-for-profit and management experience in the arts, Michelle has a successful track record in arts administration, with a commitment to a culture of philanthropy […]

2016-17 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance Nominees

May 30th, 2017|

Sixteen alumni of the School have been nominated for twenty-two 2016-17 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance including – Valerie Calam, Michael Caldwell, Jennifer Dallas, Alana Elmer,  Mairéad Filgate, Andrew Hartley, Megumi Kokuba,  Bakari I. Lindsay, Pulga Muchochoma, Danah Rosales, Jarrett Siddall, Margarita Soria, Brodie Stevenson, Heidi Strauss, Stephanie Tremblay-Abubo, and Naishi Wang.

We’d […]

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 […]

Student Bursaries and Awards 2017

May 16th, 2017|

Walker Wood Foundation Bursary

The criteria upon which the Walker Wood Foundation bursaries are awarded include:
• demonstrated leadership qualities
• high academic standing

The two extremely deserving recipients of this year’s Walker Wood Award are Philip McDermott and Anya Tregubova.

The panel’s remarks included:

Philip McDermott
Philip has been absolutely unshakeable in his passion, focus, determination, and positive energy for the whole time […]

The Kathryn Ash Scholarship 2017

May 16th, 2017|

The 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 winner of this year’s Scholarship is Chihiro Nukuto.

Remarks from the panel included:

Chihiro’s application showed maturity and thoughtfulness, and the panel was attracted to Chihiro’s dedication to […]