Dance Ontario Dance Weekend'17

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Dance Ontario's Dance Weekend takes place annually at the Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront, and features an incredible line-up of dance artists over three days.
In 2017 DanceWeekend will run Friday 20 January from 6:45pm - 10:00 pm, Saturday 21 January from 1:00 - 6:30 pm and Sunday 22 January from 1:00pm - 5:00 pm.

26 fabulous companies PLUS world premieres from Ryan Lee and Alyssa Martin of Rock Bottom Movement


... a whole world of dance!


Friday January 20
7:00        Ritmo Flamenco                                                                                                                              
7:20        New Blue – Jocelyn Mah                                                                                             
7:35        Egyptian Dance Company                                                                                                            
7:55        Ballet Jorgen                                                                    
8:15       Alyssa Martin      commission                                                                            
8:30        Ryan Lee           commission                                                                                           
9:00        Battle presented by TUDS                                                                           

Saturday January 21
1:00        Arkan Dance Company                                                                                                 
1:30        Peggy Baker Dance Projects                                                                                       
2:00        COBA                                                                                                                                                   
2:30        George Brown                                                                                                                 
3:00        Janak Khendry                                                                                                 
3:30        Alyssa Martin   commission       
3:45        Ryan Lee         commission       
4:10        Mi Young Kim Dance Company                                                                                 
4:40        Ryerson                                                                                                              
5:10        Tziporah Productions                                                                                                                             
5:40        The Garage                                                                                                                        
6:10        City Dance Corps                                                                             

Sunday January 22
1:00        Jade’s Hip Hop Academy Performance Co                                           
1:30        Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company       
2:05        Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre                                                               
2:35        Little Pear Garden Dance Company                                                                                                                    
3:05        Alyssa Martin   commission       
3:20        Ryan Lee         commission                                       
3:45        Arabesque                                                                                                                         
4:20        Motus O                                                                                                                             
4:50        Gadfly                  

What The Public Says About DanceWeekend:

"This was awesome", "terrific!" - "best year yet!" "Congratulations to all the performers, fabulous tec and FOH crews and to our wonderful audiences!"

"...often the opportunity to discover new groups or genres and get our appetite whetted for the shows in the upcoming year".

"Congratulations on a great event, and thank you for providing so much pleasure and inspiration over the years."

"I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the fabulous weekend at Harbourfront. The selection was amazingly diverse and a great joy." "I particularly appreciated the two sponsored works by Lacey Smith and William Yong. These were a wonderful complementary set of dances that epitomized the feminine and masculine sides of our world. Well done in enabling this creativity." - Terry Davies

"I've looked forward to this for a long time and I am not disappointed - best event in dance!"

"Keep having this spectacular event please."

"Top calibre talent!"

"A truly enriching, unique, fun and educational experience"

Thank you to our sponsors

The Dance Current - official arts media sponsor

Continental Press


And our funders



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