Faculty Spotlight: Patricia Miner

August 13th, 2020|

The School of Toronto Dance Theatre marks the retirement of Patricia Miner.

Patricia Miner has been one of Toronto’s key contemporary dance teachers for many decades.  She will retire from her position as Artistic Associate at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre at the end of this summer, though she will continue to guest-teach a […]

July 24, 2020 – Further updates re: 2020-21 School Year

July 27th, 2020|

Here is our latest update on the re-opening of our Professional Training Program:

The School of Toronto Dance Theatre is committed to in-person training, as much as is permitted within the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities through the Private Career Colleges branch, the Government of Ontario, and the City of Toronto.

To […]


June 9th, 2020|

Let’s listen, learn, and support 🖤⁣
Black lives matter not just today, but every single day.⁣

We commit to learning, educating ourselves, and improving our efforts to be allies for marginalized communities facing injustice. We stand up against inequality and injustice. We recognize our responsibility to eliminate systemic barriers and to promote a fair and inclusive […]

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


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 […]