...where aspiring young artists come to perform
Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre is a repertoire company created to provide dancers under 19 years of age with a professional performance alternative to prevailing competition, examination and recital options. Founded in 1980 by Deborah Lundmark and Michael deConinck Smith, CCDT strives to nurture the highest calibre of versatile dance artists through advanced-level training in Limón Modern and RAD Ballet techniques combined with extensive performance and touring opportunities of a varied modern and contemporary repertoire.
dances for a sacred season
Friday December 13, 8:00pm
Saturday December 14, 2:00pm
Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto
WinterSong 2019 warms the hearts of family audiences with a breathtaking tapestry of seasonal dance inspired by the world’s rich solstice traditions. A world premiere by 2019 Dora Award-winning choreographer Jera Wolfe (Red Sky Performance) highlights the program. Hanna Kiel's A Day of Light returns with its celebratory vibrancy for a second year, alongside WinterSong classics Les Belles Heures and Nowell Sing We by esteemed Canadian dance artist Carol Anderson, and more.
Catie's Classroom came to visit CCDT! Check out our episode where Catie learns about contemporary dance with the Young Apprentice Dancers.
'Outlining opportunity': An interview with CCDT dancer Lola Rose Jenkins in Nov/Dec 2019 issue of The Dance Current! Make sure to grab your copy for the full feature.
ANNOUNCING OUR NEW
ASSOCIATE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR!
CCDT Artistic Director, Deborah Lundmark and Managing Director, Michael deConinck Smith are delighted and proud to welcome Natasha Poon Woo as CCDT's new Associate Artistic Director
Click HERE to read the full announcement
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
The Martin-Wylie Family
CCDT Tours are made possible by a grant from the Ontario Arts Council's Ontario Touring Program