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GWDC partners with Level UP!

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GWDC is thrilled to be a 2022/2023 strategy partner for Level UP!, a program from Balancing Act that invites select organizations to explore and pilot specific strategies that forefront more inclusive, case-led workplace policies and practices. Balancing Act, produced by Theatre Direct, is an initiative that aims to …

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Expanse Festival Curator Application

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GWDC is seeking a curator for the Performance Series at the Expanse Festival, running March 23 to April 3rd 2023, presented by Azimuth Theatre. GWDC has a long standing partnership with Azimuth Theatre, having programmed 6 consecutive years of local, national, and international dance works for Expanse.The Expanse …

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Paint AF – 2022/2023 Space Share Participant

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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. I first saw GWDC perform in 2013 and became obsessed with watching Dance whenever …

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Good Women Dance welcomes 3 new Board Members!

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Good Women Dance Collective is excited to welcome three new Board Members this season! Kevin Jesuino and Connor Yuzwenko-Martin will be officially voted in at our next AGM on Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30PM (on Zoom). Join the event on Facebook. Kevin Jesuino Kevin Jesuino is a Portuguese-Canadian …

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Garuda Barre Classes

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Garuda Barre classes with Raena are coming this fall! Utilizing the ballet barre to “push and pull”, Garuda barre work emphasizes opening up space in the body while strengthening alignment and the core muscles that hold the body together.  The movement is inspired by ballet, pilates and yoga …

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Kate’s last season

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After 10 years with GWDC, this is Kate’s last season with the Collective. She is grateful for the opportunities that GWDC has afforded her, and looks forward to seeing what is next for everyone. Kate plans to continue performing, choreographing and teaching in various capacities around the city.  …

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Applications Open: GWDC 2022/23 Scholarship Program 2022/23

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Good Women Dance Collective’s Scholarship Program – 2022/23 Season Good Women Dance Collective is offering two scholarship opportunities in their 2022/23 season. Scholarship recipients will have access to Good Women Classes for free from September-December 2022 or January-April 2023. Our classes are taught by collective artists Alida Kendell, Ainsley …

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Creative Incubator – Adopt an Artist

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The 4th annual Creative Incubator hosted by Good Women Dance will soon be underway. In this week-long creatio workshop, artists of a variety of disciplines will bring their current ideas and inspirations, and work surrounded by the creative energy and input of their community. Facilitated by dance+theater artist …