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Featured Artist Program

An entirely new adventure, the GWDC team is excited to announce this new initiative. Over the course of two years, the organization will support an artist with a project they dream up on their own. The intention is to expand our idea of what our programming can be …

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Space Share

GWDC’s Space Share Program provides free rehearsal space and mentorship to performance-based artists and collectives. Space Share artists will engage in some form of community outreach during their time at the Shumka Dance Centre, so watch out for updates on possible showings, workshops and blog posts from this …

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New Collaboration Project

April 21-23, 2022 L’Uni Théâtre GWDC will be embarking on its most ambitious and collaborative project to date. The project includes all five GWDC artists and welcomes the contributions of multi-disciplinary collaborators Nancy Tam, Whittyn Jason, Mustafa Rafiq and Brandon Wint. By embracing a non-hierarchical and curiosity-led devising process, …

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Convergence

November 11-13, 2021 8pm shows L’Uni Théâtre Convergence 2021 will include the premiere of how many emails does it take to make a dance piece?, a new work by Montréal-based choreographer Sasha Kleinplatz. This new work was postponed in 2020 due to COVID restrictions and we are very excited to …

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Creative Incubator

April 25-29, 2022 We are excited for the fourth edition of the Creative Incubator, a week-long creation workshop open to artists of all disciplines. Artists bring their current ideas and interests, and can work surrounded by the creative energy and input of their peers and community members. The …

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The Beginning of Happiness (film)

Release date TBA, Sept/Oct 2021 GWDC’s new collaboration with FEMME Vocal Quartet has been transformed into a film! Composed by Jane Berry, this new work brings to light contemporary female perspectives on domestic violence. We spent the last half of the 2021 summer transforming this piece into a …

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Training

GOOD WOMEN CLASSES Our classes are open to the public and run every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 10-11:30am. We provide contemporary dance instruction in a 1.5 hour class format, led by one of the collective artists or a guest instructor. Keep your eye out for other exciting one …