Dance promotes fitness, imparts poise and creates self-confidence. Join us on the dance floor and discover the magic of dance! We have fantastic teachers, amazing musicians and an atmosphere that inspires learning. See you in class!
We are happy to announce the winners of the 2015 Rich Little Endowment Fund for the Performing Arts, provided by the City of Ottawa to The School of Dance for administration: Robin Treleaven and A.J. Ayson.
The School of Dance is proud to collaborate with the City of Ottawa in the important role of supporting young dance artists.
Congrats Robin and A.J!
The School gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the City of Ottawa.
Up close and personal in the ODD BOX, witness our Contemporary Dance Diploma Programme students' choreographies in ESSAYS as they unleash their creative energy and put to the test their compositional knowledge.
Tickets are available at The School of Dance.
In collaboration with the Vyhovskyi Strings
Featuring choreographies by Mary Ross
Saturday, May 7, 2016, 7:00pm
Auditorium of the National Gallery of Canada
380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa
$20 general admission, $15 seniors and children under 12
Tickets will soon be available at The School of Dance.
Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21, 2016, 7:30pm
Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Ave, Ottawa
Our last Contemporary Dance performance of the season, and for our graduating students, their last performance before entering the professional world of dance. ACTION will include a great variety of new works by dynamic local choreographers Yvonne Coutts, Cathy Kyle Fenton and Lana Morton, as well as a new creation by renowned Toronto choreographer Robert Desrosiers.
Tickets will be available soon on the Arts Court website.
The School of Dance gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the following:
We would like to thank
Ministry of Culture for Ontario, Canada Council for the Arts, Cultural Human Resources Council, Ministry of Culture for Ontario, Ontario Arts Council, Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion, Ontario Trillium Foundation, The Ontario Arts Foundation, City of Ottawa, The Celia Franca Foundation, The Chawkers Foundation, Cold Nose Productions, The Harold Crabtree Foundation, The George Lunan Foundation, The Community Foundation of Ottawa, Acacia Fund, Gunther & Inge Abrahamson Fund, Betty Davison Fund, The Ottawa Citizen, Shirley and Stuart Conger, Joyce Conger Fund for the Arts, MDS Nordion, Canada Post Corporation, J.P. Bickell Foundation, TD Canada Trust, Cross Border Management, TELUS, CIBC, mbna, Victoria and Walter Prystawski, Michael Potter, Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, Bridgewater Systems, Spiteri & Ursulak LLP, Kathleen Grimes, Iain Trevena, anonymous, Anonymous
Ottawa Seniors, Dance is BEST
We are excited to announce the launch of our unique new Dance Programme for Ottawa Seniors, Dance is BEST, in collaboration with Bruyère Continuing Care and funded by the Government of Ontario as part of the Seniors Community Grant Program! PDF
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The School of Dance is a registered, non-profit charitable, educational organization currently celebrating its 37th anniversary season.