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10 days: Decades Collective

10 more days until DanceWeekend'19! Today we are featuring one of our 2019 commissioned artists Decades Collective - together across decades to dance this earth. Decades Collective will have its premiere performance at DanceWeekend with the commissioned work Six, Saturday, January 26 at 3:45pm and Sunday, January 27 at 3:15 pm.

11 days: Makeda Benitez

11 days until DanceWeekend'19! We are thrilled to have commissioned a new work from choreographer Makeda Benitez in collaboration with Persamenco. Catch their world premiere on Saturday January 26 at 3:30 pm and on Sunday, January 27 at 3:00 pm.

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The Dance Ontario Awards Committee is delighted to announce that Ethan Bucholtz will be the recipient of this year's Jacque Foesier Youth Dance Award. The ceremony will take place on Sunday, January 27, 2019 during DanceWeekend'19 at the Fleck Dance Theatre in Toronto.

                      

12 days: Jade's Hip Hop Academy Performance Company

Only 12 days until DanceWeekend and today we are featuring Jade's Hip Hop Academy Performance Company. Don't miss Jade's Hip Hop Academy Performance Company Sunday January 27th at 1:00pm!

Facebook and Instagram: @jadeshiphopacad

 

The Toronto Film Critics Association awarded Anthropocene: The Human Epoch the Rogers best Canadian film award – and a cash prize of $100,000 – last night. It’s a despairing documentary about humanity’s devastation of the natural world, but Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier – who co-directed the film with photographer Edward Burtynsky – made a very optimistic move.

The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) is pleased to announce that Erika Iserhoff has been appointed OAC’s new Indigenous Arts Officer. Erika succeeds long-time OAC Indigenous Arts Officer Sara Roque, who stepped down in 2018.

15 days: ꜟArte Flamenco!

15 days: We are excited to feature ꜟArte Flamenco! in our countdown today. They perform Sunday January 27 at 2pm on the DanceWeekend'19 stage.

16 days: ARKAN Dance Company

16 days: ARKAN Dance Company is next on our countdown. You can see them Saturday January 26th at 5:10pm.

https://www.arkandancecompany.com/

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17 days: Ryerson School of Performance Dance Program

Today marks 17 days until DanceWeekend'19 and we are excited to highlight Ryerson School of Performance Dance Program. They will be performing Sunday January 27th at 6:15pm.

Website: https://ryersonperformance.ca

 

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18 Days: Larchaud Dance

18 days: The countdown to DanceWeekend'19 continues with Larchaud Dance. They perform Sunday January 27th at 4:40pm.

Instagram: @larchaud

Website: www.larchaud.com

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