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Christopher House and Toronto Dance Theatre

May 21st, 2020|

At the close of his final season with Toronto Dance Theatre, we salute Christopher House, and the outstanding contributions he has made to Canadian contemporary dance over the course of his 42 years with the company.
Resident Choreographer for the company since 1981, Christopher was named Artistic Director in 1994. Among the many master […]

2020 Student Award Winners

May 21st, 2020|

 
On May 6, 2020, we were thrilled to host a virtual Awards Ceremony to honour the achievements of our students. 

Students, faculty, staff, and supporters joined together, virtually, to celebrate the student winners of our attendance and academic awards, scholarships, and bursaries.

Please read the full announcements by clicking through below:

2020 Attendance and Academic Awards

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The Winchester Prize 2020

May 21st, 2020|

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 […]

Leslie Wood Leadership Award 2020

May 21st, 2020|

The Leslie Wood 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 Leslie Wood, the exceptionally devoted former Chair, and current Past President, of the School’s Board of Directors, and […]

Kathryn Ash Awards 2020

May 21st, 2020|

Creation • Scholarship
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 at […]

Walker Wood Foundation Bursary 2020

May 21st, 2020|

This bursary is made possible through the generosity of the Walker Wood Foundation. This year’s winners are Lyla-Jean Dezall, Christina Litt Belch, and Jianna Neufeld.
The criteria for this bursary include:

Canadian citizenship;
demonstrated leadership qualities;
must be able to demonstrate financial need and that the receipt of this bursary will assist them in continuing their schooling; […]