DANCE COLLECTION DANSE HALL OF FAME
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THE 2020 CEREMONY IS ON MARCH 29TH AT THE GLOBE AND MAIL CENTRE
Hosted by singer/songwriter Micah Barnes, this gala event honours and celebrates dynamic lifelong contributions to dance in Canada by some remarkable individuals. Honorees are associated with many dance disciplines - from tap, to flamenco, to ballet, to contemporary. The 2020 inductees are James Kudelka, O.C., Margie Gillis, O.C., C.Q., Peter Boneham, C.M.,Mavis Staines, C.M. (William J.S. Boyle Dance Luminary Award), Ethel Bruneau, Rosario Ancer, Michael Greyeyes, Community Builders: Gretchen Ross and Donald Ross, O.C., and Trailblazers: Alice Murdoch Adams, Maud Allan, Marial Mosher
NEW BOOK! NEW SHOP!
CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR COPY OF "NAVIGATING HOME"!
Navigating Home: Artists of the NL Dance Project
By Amy Bowring
Foreword by Des Walsh
This, our 40th book, not only chronicles a remarkable project but delves deeply into the universal themes of home and identity. An evocative and, at times, movingly poetic portrait of a group of remarkable artists.
PAGE IN HISTORY
Ola Skanks was a fashion designer, dancer, choreographer, and teacher who played an integral role in Canada’s African diasporic and modern dance scenes.Ola’s dance life started as a child when she watched Fred Astaire and other tap movies and learned to copy the steps. Her parents were from the Caribbean... (MORE)
RESPONSIVE & MORE SECURE!
Just in time time for the release of our latest book, Amy Bowring's Navigating Home: Artists of the NL Dance Project, we have redesigned out store to be more secure and work seemlessly on mobile devices. Drop by and see how it looks... maybe even buy something? 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.
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Miriam Adams, C.M.
Executive and Curatorial Director
Director of Development and Producer/Hall of Fame
Marketing & Sales Coordinator
Metcalf Foundation Performing Arts Intern