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The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is pleased to announce the medallists of the prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition 2019, held at Four Seasons Centre for Performing Arts in Toronto on August 29. After a week of intensive coaching from world-renowned teachers and choreographers, the competition final saw the coveted gold medal awarded to Darrion Sellman, aged 15 from the USA, trained by Andrea Paris-Guiterrez and Jose Carayol, and Mia Zanardo, aged 15 from Australia, trained by Hilary Kaplan and Archibald McKenzie.

The Canadian Dance Assembly, with support from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council, is pleased to present the new 

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The 2019 d:mic/fac ACA MainStage Series Award went to Toronto's Sashar Zarif for his work, Kismet: Opposing Destiny, a ritual that explores the choice between accepting fate or creating destiny, through an all-make quartet of sound and movement. The ACA prize is $500 and donated by a generous anonymous art lover.

ArtsBuild Ontario (ABO), through Board Chair, Chris Loreto, would like to announce that Executive Director Patricia McKinna, has departed ABO to begin her new role as Executive Director at the Siminovitch Prize. The Board of Directors thanks Patricia for her contributions to ABO and wishes her well in her new capacity. Alex Glass, Program and Assistant Executive Director, will be assuming the role of Interim Executive Director, effective immediately.
In 1992, a group of ambitious artists came together with the goal of creating an affordable, specialized health care facility for artists in Toronto. The Artists’ Health Alliance (AHA) was soon formed as a non-profit, charitable organization to realize and support this vision.  
Through endless hard work and unabated determination, the AHA’s vision was manifested three-fold with the creation of: The Al and Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre at the Toronto Western Hospital

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who were inducted into the Hall of Fame at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre in the early summer.