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YDP Alumni Profile: Claire Dobbie

November 22nd, 2019|

We had the chance to catch up with YDP alumni Claire Dobbie. She was a student of the program for fourteen years, and completed each level of the program, from ages 3 to 17. Claire is a great listener; a bright, clear-minded, highly creative young woman, who revels in diving into […]

YDP Profile: Miles Fallick

November 22nd, 2019|

Every Saturday morning, our building comes alive with the hustle and bustle of young dancers as they get ready for their dance classes! For seven years, 11 year-old Miles Fallick has been a part of this group, dancing every Saturday as a student in our Young Dancers’ Program (YDP). The YDP is a […]

Student Profile: Andrea Rojas Ortiz

September 19th, 2019|

Andrea Rojas Ortiz
From Toluca, Mexico, Andrea Rojas Ortiz started her dance training in jazz at the age of eight. Pursuing her dream of becoming a professional dancer, she moved to Queretaro, Mexico, to study at a performing arts high school. After graduating, she performed with a local dance company, and received two gold medals […]

Summer of Dance 2019

August 16th, 2019|

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 USA.

Our one-week Teen Intensive brought together a diverse group of dancers ages 12-16 from across Canada for a week of intensive training […]

2018-19 Dora Mavor Moore Awards Nominees

June 10th, 2019|

2018-19 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance Nominees

Seventeen alumni of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre have been nominated for 2018-19 Dora Mavor Moore Awards in Dance, Independent Theatre, and Theatre for Young Audiences including – Valerie Calam, Alana Elmer, Sarah Fregeau, Lindsay Goodtimes, Mairi Greig, Kate Holden, Megumi Kokuba, Louis Laberge-Côté, Lilia Leon, Pulga Muchochoma, […]

Attendance and Academic Awards 2019

May 27th, 2019|

Our end-of-year Attendance and Academic Awards are awarded during a special in-house ceremony. Please join us in congratulating the following students:


First year

Lyla-Jean Dezall
Yael Zifroni

Second year

Jianna Neufeld
Maria Isabel Salgado

Third year

Noah Blatt
Heather Jefferys



Anatomy Award – Leah Wilton

Dance History Award – Michael Rayson

Pedagogy 3 Award – Course Work – Morgyn Aronyk-Schell

Pedagogy 3 Award […]