Dance Ontario DanceWeekend


Totally unique and completely captivating, DanceWeekend is a veritable feast of globally inspired dance from 25 professional companies presenting in Toronto throughout the year. A platform for over 350 dancers and live musicians, PLUS two world premieres from exciting new choreographic voices.


January 25, 1:00 - 6:30pm
January 26, 1:00 - 5:00pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, 207 Queens Quay W


Children 8 and under FREE

PLUS WORLD PREMIERES BY Tracey Norman and Maddie Hanson


Images: Tracey Norman and Maddie Hansen

Schedule (subject to change without notice)
Saturday, January 25 from 1:00 - 6:30 pm

1:00 pm  danceImmersion presents Elite Dance & Company

1:30 pm  Compania Carmen Romero Flamenco Dance

2:00 pm  tiger princess dance projects/YvonneNg

2:25 pm  Little Pear Garden Dance Company

                                                     2:55 pm - 3:30 pm  Commissions  Maddie Hanson & Tracey Norman                                                         
                                                 3:35 pm    IPAA presents Jera Wolfe/Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre                                 
4:00 pm  The Platform/Ryan Lee

4:20 pm  Arabesque/Yasmina Ramzy Arts

                4:50 pm   Alysa Pires Dance Company           
5:15 pm  George Brown Dance

5:40 pm  The Parahumans

6:10 pm  Sashar Zarif Dance Theatre
                                                                             Sunday, January 26 from 1 - 5pm                                                                               
1:00 pm  Jade’s Hip Hop Academy
1:25 pm  Melanie Old  Dance Projects
1:45 pm  Pratibha Arts/Bageshree Vaze
                                                        2:10 pm   Naishi Wang                                                          
2:35 pm  ¡Arte Flamenco! Spanish Dance Company
3:05 pm - 3:45 pm  Commissions - Maddie Hanson, Tracey Norman
3:50 pm  Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company
4:20 pm  Ryerson Theatre School – Dance Program

... a whole world of dance!


What The Public Says About DanceWeekend:

"...awesome", "terrific!" - "best year yet!"

"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'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"

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Our partners

And our funders



Videos from Past Events