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Toronto Arts Foundation has announced that Lua Shayenne is a finalist for the inaugural TELUS Newcomer Artist Award, a Vision Award of Toronto Arts Foundation. Administered by the Neighbourhood Arts Network, this transformative $10,000 award celebrates a newcomer artist with an outstanding body of work, making a contribution in their community. Congratulations Lua!

Has everyone seen Watermark, the extraordinary groundbreaking film by Jennifer Baichwal, Edward Burtynsky and member Nick de Pencier?

Well worth the trip to your local movie theatre.  For more information check

Sampradaya Dance Creations and Lata Pada are now pleased to announce that, after four sold-out nights at the 2011 Luminato Festival, TAJ is heading out on a 8 city tour of Canada in October and November 2013, again featuring the renowned Bollywood film, television and theatre star Kabir Bedi (Octopussy, Sandokan, The Bold and the Beautiful, Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story) and the acclaimed Canadian actress Lisa Ray (Food Network Canada’s Top Chef Canada host,

 I, Cyclops, an international collaboration between inDANCE and Bhaskar's Arts Academy premiered successfully in Singapore.

CTD Forum for Halton Region took place recently at the lovely Queen Elizabeth Park Community Centre in Oakville.  It was well attended making for lively conversations among educators, studio owners and artists.

Connecting the Dots Year 1 Report Now Available

The Report for Year 1 of Dance Ontario's Connecting the Dots project is now available to download.

Kaeja is pleased to welcome our new General Manager, Shana Hillman, to our digs!

Dance Ontario's Amy Hampton Among The Award Recipients at d:mic

Artistic Director Yvonne Ng, on behalf of princess productions and guest curators Serge Bennathan and Cylla von Tiedemann, is pleased to announce the award winners from this year's dance: made in canada / fait au canada (d:mic/fac), the cutting-edge contemporary dance festival which had a popular and critically successful run August 14-17, 2013 at the Betty Oliphant Theatre in Toronto.

Contemporary Dance to be Performed in Front of Milton Town Hall

On Wednesday, August 21, Arts Milton in partnership with the Milton Centre for the Arts – Town of Milton and Dance Ontario present an evening of contemporary dance performed by local artists in front of Milton Town Hall.