Dance Collection Danse
301 - 149 Church St.
1-800-665-5320 (toll free in Canada)
Mon.-Fri. 11-4 or by appointment
Research Centre Hours
Miriam Adams, C.M.
Director of Collections
Dance Collection Danse is a federally incorporated charitable organization. Charitable registration number: 86553 1727 RR0001.
Cinema Slides and 1930s Prologues in Halifax
Artifact of the Month,
A cinema slide from the 1930s demonstrates early modes of advertising performances. The plate features Halifax dancer Marial Mosher and promotes an upcoming performance at the Capitol Theatre where Mosher performed regularly as a member of the Hylda Davies Dancers. (learn more)
Enter, Dancing … Narratives of Migration, a project initiated and co-ordinated by Carol Anderson, records the stories of eight individuals who have come to Canada, brought their dancing and continued to evolve their art and practice here. It is the intention of Enter, Dancing to record their stories first-hand. (learn more)
Visit Dance Collection Danse in its new home on the 3rd floor of 149 Church Street, Toronto.
See our current gallery exhibit Treasures from the Collection – a colourful display of posters, photos, costumes and designs from earlier days ... and take a tour of the spanking new offices and research centre.
Running now through May 30th, 2014
Gallery Hours are Mon.-Fri. 11-4
or by appointment.
Save the date for our upcoming exhibit Dancemakers at Forty: Celebrating Exploration, Innovation and Inspiration
Opens on Thursday, June 26 at 6 p.m. with a party to match!
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