ENCORE! DANCE HALL OF FAME
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THE 2019 CEREMONY WAS ON MARCH 24TH AT THE GLOBE AND MAIL CENTRE
Hosted by singer/songwriter Micah Barnes, this gala event honours and celebrate dynamic lifelong contributions to dance in Canada by some remarkable individuals. Honorees are associated with many dance disciplines - from bharatanatyam to ballet to contemporary. The 2019 inductees were Karen Kain; Patricia Beatty; David Earle; Peter Randazzo; Françoise Sullivan; Louise Lecavalier; Chief Kenneth Harris and Elder Margaret Harris; Lois Brown; Leonard Gibson; Menaka Thakkar; Community Builders - Ivan Fecan and Sandra Faire; William J.S. Boyle Dance Luminary: Michael Crabb; and Trailblazers - Chief Red Crow, Gail Grant, Amy Sternberg. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
BE SURE TO UPDATE YOUR CONTACTS
If you're planning a visit to our research centre, or simply wish to say hello, be sure to chart a course to our new location near the intersection of Yonge and Carlton streets. Unlike our location on Church St., we now are accessible via elevator. The new address is:
1303 - 2 Carlton St.
MAKE A BEQUEST
Your legacy is just as important as ours. As a supporter of Dance Collection Danse, you have the opportunity to ensure that Canadian dance history continues to inform new generations of dancers, educators and dance enthusiasts. A legacy gift can help us continue to celebrate and honour the artists that have paved the way.(CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE)
BOWRING TAKES ON NEW ROLE
Dance Collection Danse is pleased to announce that Amy Bowring is stepping into the role of Executive and Curatorial Director while Miriam Adams will continue to play an important role at DCD as Co-founder/Advisor. Vickie Fagan will now be the Director of Development and Producer/Hall of Fame and... MORE
WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
Elements of Canada's dance history exist in numerous collections across the country and we want to: A) Know what's out there; and B) Share everything digitally. How? We have several ideas but we want your input. VISIT HERE to add your story. It only takes a few minutes and your input will help shape what we invest in next.