Call for Volunteers – Board of Directors

October 19th, 2021|

Volunteer Opportunity: Board Member – Director
The School of Toronto Dance Theatre is one of Canada’s leading dance training centres and offers training programs for professional and recreational dancers of all ages from its studio and office space in Toronto’s Cabbagetown area. The School strives for artistic excellence in teaching, stays vitally aware of ongoing developments […]

Welcome Pamela Wong Shoebottom!

September 24th, 2021|

On September 20, 2021, we officially welcomed Pamela Wong Shoebottom to the School as our new Recruitment & Training Associate.

Photo by Tim Leyes.
Pamela holds an MFA in Dance from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa and a BFA Honors in Dance from York University. Pamela’s experience as an artist-educator, advocate and administrator of dance are […]

First-Year Excellence in Performance Award

August 19th, 2021|

The newly established First-Year Excellence in Performance Award is made possible through the generosity of The Turk Family Trust. The focus of the Award is to acknowledge artistic merit, both in the studio and in performance of a first-year student who meets the following criteria:

demonstrates excellence both in performance and in the studio;
demonstrates […]

The Winchester Prize

August 19th, 2021|

Through the generosity of Lindy Green and Sam Chaiton, The Winchester Prize is presented for choreographic distinction and perceived potential for creative development.  The prize winner will receive a cash award of $500, support to further develop their work with the guidance of a mentor, as well as the potential development of their work […]

The Kathryn Ash Awards

August 19th, 2021|

Scholarship • Creation

Kathryn Ash was on the Board of Directors of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre for 18 years and was President from 1995 to 2008.  Kathryn worked tirelessly for the School and offered constant guidance and wisdom in legal and governance issues. She provided a role model to new Board members, staff […]

Walker Wood Foundation Bursary

August 19th, 2021|

This bursary is made possible through the generosity of the Walker Wood Foundation. This year’s recipients are Christina Litt Belch and Adèle Ross.

The criteria for this bursary include:

Canadian citizenship; 
demonstrated leadership qualities; 
ability to demonstrate financial need and that the receipt of this bursary will assist them in continuing their schooling; 
high academic standing; and 
good standing […]