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International Dance Day 2019 Message




Karima MANSOUR, Egypt

Dancer, Choreographer & Educator

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Ontario’s culture sector employs over 270,000 individuals and is one of the province’s fastest growing sectors. Ontario’s culture sector contributes over $25 billion to the economy and has grown by 23 per cent since 2010 — outpacing the growth of some of Ontario’s largest sectors.

Dance Collection Danse (DCD) is implementing significant staff changes effective immediately.

2019-20 Creative Partnerships Program
Dance Ontario's Creative Partnership Program will provide $2,000 in production/creation support to each of two choreographers for NEW work to be premiered at DanceWeekend Uptown next January. Choreographers whose membership is current at the time of submission are eligible to apply. All forms of dance will be considered and two works each approximately 15 minutes in length will be selected. The Association's Selection Committee looks for applications that :
- demonstrate excellence and professional integrity;

Lifetime Achievement Award
Dance Ontario’s Awards Committee invites you to submit nominations for the recipient of the Dance Ontario Award For Lifetime Achievement.
All submissions will be passed to the Awards Committee who will initiate the process of selection by appointing a jury of peers appropriate to assess the nominations received.
Your submission should include the following

We have launched the next round of outreach for Capital grants and we are excited to share the news with you.

From its humble beginnings 35 years ago, DJD has grown into a vibrant company that is known for creating original new works with live music, performing in Calgary and touring across Canada, running Calgary’s largest recreational dance school, and now for having built an amazing legacy for our city.

The Ontario Arts Foundation announced today $ 3.36 million in endowment income payments have been made to 260 arts organizations in over 60 communities across the Province of Ontario.