PAST EVENTS

CCDT Company & SunDance Auditions 2020

Sunday, February 23

Ages 8-13

Sunday, March 1

Ages 14-19

 

Auditioning dancers to be considered for:

  • Full Company Membership

  • Company Apprenticeship

  • the Core Apprentice Program

  • the Young Apprentice Program

  • SunDance Summer Dance Intensive

  • Ignite! contemporary dance intensive (stream one)

Dance Ontario

DanceWeekend'20

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 3:35pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

CCDT performed Embers, the company's latest commission by Jera Wolfe (Red Sky Performance) at Dance Ontario's 27th annual DanceWeekend. 

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.

ignite! 2019

July 22-27

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

In association with, Toes for Dance, ignite! is an auditioned one week summer program for ages 15 and up. Through classes, movement labs, choreographic collaborations, and field trips (to art galleries, performances, open rehearsals, and more), this program will open your eyes and open doors to a professional career in contemporary dance!

Photo by David Hou

PAST EVENTS

January 27, 2019 at 2:30pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

CCDT performs A Day of Light, our latest commission by Hanna Kiel at Dance Ontario's 26th annual DanceWeekend. 

Photo by David Hou

February 24 & March 3, 2019

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

CCDT seeks dancers ages 8-19 for the 2019-2020 season. Dancers may also audition for SunDance 2019, a three-week summer intensive co-hosted by CCDT and the Royal Academy of Dance.

Photo by David Hou

Friday December 14, 8:00pm

Saturday December 15, 2:00pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

WinterSong 2018 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 Dora Award-winning choreographer Hanna Kiel highlights the program, set to an original score by Greg Harrison and Frances Miller with live vocal performance by Miller. Also featured are the return of Against the Dark by Colin Connor (Artistic Director, Limón Dance Company), Sylvie Bouchard’s exquisite Petits rêves, Apolonia Velasquez’s hyper-kinetic contemporary street dance fusion UNHUSH, and Carol Anderson’s signature creation for the mid-winter season, Nowell Sing We.

Cabbagetown Festival

September 8 - 9, 2018

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

Head down to the Cabbagetown Festival and join us for FREE Creative Movement and Adult Contemporary Classes, or watch our Company dancers during our Open Houses.  Plus surprise performances on Saturday outside of 509 Parliament St.

See you there!

Photo Credit: Open Eye Studio / Alexei N. Malakhov

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SunDance 2018

July 2 to July 20

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

Join us for the 21st edition of SunDance in association with the Royal Academy of Dance – the only summer intensive in the world to combine RAD Ballet and Limón Modern.

Photo by David Hou

Fall for Dance North

School Show

Wednesday October 3rd 2018

Ryerson Theatre

43 Gerrard St. E

CCDT will be performing Apolonia Velasquez' UNHUSH at Fall for Dance North inaugural School Show this year - a daytime program specifically curated for students grades 7-12.

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May 25 and 26, 8pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

In savage times, grace finds a natural refuge in the arts. Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre’s 17th NextSteps edition features five seasoned choreographers and eleven young dance artists who seek such gracious notes through one of its paramount instruments – the human form in motion.

Monday April 23, 6-8pm

Union Station, West Wing  |  FREE

Visit FFDN's Open Studio at Union Station on April 23rd to watch CCDT in an open rehearsal of Jennifer Archibald's SEEDS.whisper, returning to the stage this May on our upcoming Alien Grace program.

February 25 & March 4, 2018

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

CCDT seeks dancers ages 8-18 for the 2018-2019 season. Dancers may also audition for SunDance 2018, a three-week summer intensive co-hosted by CCDT and the Royal Academy of Dance Canada.

January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

CCDT performs UNHUSH, our latest commission by Apolonia Velasquez at Dance Ontario's 25th anniversary edition of DanceWeekend. 

Photo by David Hou

Photo by David Hou

SunDance 2019

July 2 to July 19

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

Join us for the 22nd edition of SunDance in association with the Royal Academy of Dance – the only summer intensive in the world to combine RAD Ballet and Limón Modern.

Cabbagetown Festival - September 8 & 9, 2018

CCDT Studios, 509 Parliament Street

Fall for Dance North School Show - October 3, 2018

Ryerson Theatre

Wintermission - December 1, 2018

CCDT Studios, 509 Parliament Street

WinterSong - dances for a sacred season - December 11-15, 2018

Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

Ontario DanceWeekend - January 27, 2019

Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

Teasing Gravity Ontario Tour 2019

Burlington, ON - April 5

London, ON - April 16 - 17

Orillia, ON - May 7 - 8

Toronto, ON - May 22-23

Light Years - May 24 & 25, 2019

Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

Spring Song - May 26, 2019

Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

May 24 & 25, 2019

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

Featuring world premieres by two of New York's boldest rising female voices in dance: Nicole Caruana (Artistic Director, UANA Dans) and Jennifer Archibald (Artistic Director, Arch Dance Company). Additional highlights include the return of 2018 works RESET by Roderick George (Artistic Director, kNonAme Artist), and CCDT Artistic Director Deborah Lundmark’s Alien Grace.

January 27, 2019 at 2:30pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

CCDT performs A Day of Light, our latest commission by Hanna Kiel at Dance Ontario's 26th annual DanceWeekend. 

Friday December 14, 8:00pm

Saturday December 15, 2:00pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

WinterSong 2018 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 Dora Award-winning choreographer Hanna Kiel highlights the program, set to an original score by Greg Harrison and Frances Miller with live vocal performance by Miller. Also featured are the return of Against the Dark by Colin Connor (Artistic Director, Limón Dance Company), Sylvie Bouchard’s exquisite Petits rêves, Apolonia Velasquez’s hyper-kinetic contemporary street dance fusion UNHUSH, and Carol Anderson’s signature creation for the mid-winter season, Nowell Sing We.

Cabbagetown Festival

September 8 - 9, 2018

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

Head down to the Cabbagetown Festival and join us for FREE Creative Movement and Adult Contemporary Classes, or watch our Company dancers during our Open Houses.  Plus surprise performances on Saturday outside of 509 Parliament St.

See you there!

Photo Credit: Open Eye Studio / Alexei N. Malakhov

Cabbagetown festival 2017.png

May 25 and 26, 8pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

In savage times, grace finds a natural refuge in the arts. Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre’s 17th NextSteps edition features five seasoned choreographers and eleven young dance artists who seek such gracious notes through one of its paramount instruments – the human form in motion.

April - May 2019

Dates and locations subject to change

CCDT presents its annual touring production curated for family and youth audiences. 

Burlington, ON - April 5

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

London, ON - April 16-17

The Palace Theatre

Orillia, ON - May 7-8

Orillia Opera House

Toronto, ON - May 22-23

Fleck Dance Theatre

February 24 & March 3, 2019

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

CCDT seeks dancers ages 8-19 for the 2019-2020 season. Dancers may also audition for SunDance 2019, a three-week summer intensive co-hosted by CCDT and the Royal Academy of Dance.

Fall for Dance North

School Show

Wednesday October 3rd 2018

Ryerson Theatre

43 Gerrard St. E

CCDT will be performing Apolonia Velasquez' UNHUSH at Fall for Dance North inaugural School Show this year - a daytime program specifically curated for students grades 7-12.

CCDT Wintersong 2017-199.jpg

SunDance 2018

July 2 to July 20

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

Join us for the 21st edition of SunDance in association with the Royal Academy of Dance – the only summer intensive in the world to combine RAD Ballet and Limón Modern.

Monday April 23, 6-8pm

Union Station, West Wing  |  FREE

Visit FFDN's Open Studio at Union Station on April 23rd to watch CCDT in an open rehearsal of Jennifer Archibald's SEEDS.whisper, returning to the stage this May on our upcoming Alien Grace program.

February 25 & March 4, 2018

CCDT, 509 Parliament Street

CCDT seeks dancers ages 8-18 for the 2018-2019 season. Dancers may also audition for SunDance 2018, a three-week summer intensive co-hosted by CCDT and the Royal Academy of Dance Canada.

January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

CCDT performs UNHUSH, our latest commission by Apolonia Velasquez at Dance Ontario's 25th anniversary edition of DanceWeekend. 

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