...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.
Spots are still available in select programs!
Dancers may still audition for CCDT's 2021/22 Apprentice Programs and SunDance 2021 Summer Intensive, July 5-23. *NEW:* Now offering both online & in-studio program options for SunDance 2021!
Auditions for the full Company, 2021/22 Season (ages 14-19) are now closed.
FINAL Registration Deadline: May 31, 2021
Video Submission Deadline: June 2, 2021
WATCH: Film Releases
Visit the new Film Releases page to view CCDT's recent dance films and mini-documentaries, created in the time of Covid-19.
STREAMING ON DEMAND
Through The Looking Glass
A mini-documentary by Kendra Epik
A music and dance video by Deborah Lundmark in collaboration with Dr. Draw
Nowell Sing We - a solstice tradition in the making
A mini-documentary by Vickie Fagan
A dance film by Deborah Lundmark
Streaming from February 1 - 10, 2021
A dance film by Alyssa Martin
Streaming from February 16 - 25, 2021
Trailers available to view outside the limited release dates
VIDEO PROMO SERIES
In celebration of CCDT’s 40th anniversary season, this series of short promotional videos share a closer look at the ‘who, what, where, when, why, and how’ of CCDT. Watch and learn what makes us a unique dance organization, highlighting features from the company’s history to the hybrid model of training, creation, and performance that facilitates exemplary artistic development.
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
CCDT Tours are made possible by a grant from the Ontario Arts Council's Ontario Touring Program