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GWDC’s 35//50 Response

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The 35//50 Initiative has asked arts organizations such as Good Women Dance Collective (GWDC) to do the work of reflecting inward on our past, current and future actions toward dismantling systemic racism and inequity in the arts. GWDC is committed to ongoing and meaningful actions and activism that …

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MEET OUR ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, ANASTASSIIA ALEXANDER

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Anastassiia ‘La Musa’ Alexander is a Russian-born, Mexican flamenco dancer trained in Canada, Mexico, and Madrid, Spain. While her artistic practice is deeply rooted in tradition, she also explores the boundaries and the intersection of flamenco with contemporary dance forms. Anastassiia’s creative process is based on free and structured …

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Rebecca Sadowski joins Good Women

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Good Women is absolutely thrilled to be bringing Rebecca Sadowski into the collective as our fifth collective member. The organization has not brought on a new collective member in over seven years so this is a huge and very exciting shift for the organization. It has been an …

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GUEST INSTRUCTOR CHENISE MITCHELL

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WE ARE VERY EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT CHENISE MITCHELL WILL BE A GWDC GUEST INSTRUCTOR THIS MONTH Join Chenise Mitchell via Zoom on: Tuesday, July 28 @ 10:30 – 11:30am Friday, July 31 @ 10:30 – 11:30am for a one-hour contemporary dance class modified to fit in your …

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GUEST INSTRUCTOR KATHERINE SEMCHUK

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WE ARE VERY EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT KATHERINE SEMCHUK WILL BE A GWDC GUEST INSTRUCTOR THIS MONTH Join Katherine Semchuk via ZOOM on: Tuesday, July 21 @ 10:30 – 11:30am Friday, July 24 @ 10:30 – 11:30am Tuesday, July 28 @ 10:30 – 11:30am Friday, July 31 @ …

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Guest Instructor Richard Lee

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We are very happy to have Richard Lee back to teach our online classes June 23 10:30-11:30am via zoom June 26 10:30-11:30am via zoom Class description: What are we most looking to find in our dance practice nowadays, given the spatial constraints and inclination for a screen-focused experience …

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Good Women Dance Collective’s Scholarship Program

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Application: 2020/21 Season Good Women Dance Collective is offering two scholarship opportunities in their 2020/21 season, for professional and pre-professional dance artists in the early stages of their career in Edmonton. Scholarship recipients will have access to Good Women Classes for free from January-April 2021. Applicants should have …

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GWDC Class Guest Instructor Katie Cassady

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We are excited to have guest teacher Katie Cassady teaching our company classes online! Friday, June 12, 10:30-11:30am, zoom link TBA Class description: We will begin with a warm-up focussed on stabilizing and mobilizing the body to facilitate a safe and free feeling to begin dancing from. We will …