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Dance Ontario Association will be holding a six networks meeting in Windsor to coincide with ParkDances July 27 - 28 when representatives from our networks in Halton, Dufferin, London, Sudbury, Algoma and Windsor will engage with each other to discuss opportunities and challenges around initiatives undertaken in their specific communities.
We look forward to productive discussions over the two days which has been funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.


Windsor, ON - Riverfront InterArts, in partnership with Windsor Dance Network, is pleased to present ParkDances: a festival of dance this summer. This celebration of movement and culture takes place Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 1:30pm - 5:00pm at Dieppe Gardens, a grass area on the Windsor Waterfront.

branch2018 starts next week on July 16 at the Sudbury Theatre Centre. Guest faculty artists Kate Nankervis, Matjash Mrozewski, Brian Solomon and Valerie Calam will teach at the intensive running until July 21.


Dance Ontario's Commissioning Committee (Jesse Dell, Tina Nicolaidis, Lola Ryan, Jennifer Watkins) has selected Makeda Benitez and Decades Collective as recipients of the Dance Ontario Creative Partnerships for 2018/19. These unique artists will present world premieres at DanceWeekend at the Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront January 26 and 27, 2019.


First elected in 2007, Sylvia has been working tirelessly to voice the issues that matter to Dufferin-Caledon residents. Sylvia has introduced many pieces of legislation that have been adopted into government legislation or have become law, including Social Assistance Statute Law Amendment Act, the Aggregate Recycling Promotion Act and the Respecting Private Property Act.

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ARTS FUNDING OPPORTUNITY - TORONTO ARTS COUNCIL

ANIMATING HISTORIC SITES

Grants of up to $30,000 are available to animate select Toronto Historic Sites & Museums
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Congratulations to Dance Ontario members who have been nominated for Dora Mavor Moore Awards in the Dance Division!
Outstanding Production
DanceWorks/Human Body Expression for Chasing The Path
Outstanding Original Choreography
Alyssa Martin for string quartet no.14 in g major  DanceWorks/Rock Bottom Movement
Hanna Kiel for Chasing The Path  DanceWorks/Human Body Expression

The DTRC is thrilled to announce that Sarah Lochhead will be joining the Dancer Transition Resource Centre as our Director of Administration. Sarah is bringing a wealth of experience to the organization; she was most recently the Director of The Dance Current and the Executive Director of Simcoe Contemporary Dancers—a not-for-profit dance company based in Barrie, ON.

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