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Nextfest Choreographic Opportunity

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We’re in search of an emerging choreographer to create a new work for Dancefest @ Nextfest 2017. Who can apply? Dancefest is geared towards emerging choreographers and movement artists under the age of 30 who are pursuing a professional career in dance. Who will you be working with? …

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Call for Submissions: Dancefest @ Nextfest

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Curated by Good Women Dance Collective, Dancefest @ Nextfest is now accepting submissions for the 2017 edition (June 1-11)! The series features emerging dance and performance artists from around Edmonton and across Canada. Who can apply? Dancefest is geared towards emerging choreographers under the age of 30, who are pursuing a professional career in …

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CRIPSiE & GWDC Ticket Pack

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Attend two dance performances for the price of one! It’s a special ticket deal for GWDC’s Convergence (November 10-12) and CRIPSiE’s Careful (November 18-19). When you buy the $20 ticket, it entitles you to entrance to both shows. How the ticket pack works: Buy a ticket for $20 …

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Citie Ballet Choreographer instructs GWDC Class

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The Edmonton dance community is getting a chance to work with celebrated Ontario-based choreographer, Alysa Pires. She’s teaching GWDC’s contemporary dance class on Tuesday, October 18. The 1.5 hour session runs 10-11:30am at the Muriel Taylor Studio at Ruth Carse Centre for Dance (11205-107 Ave in Edmonton). This …

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Guest Instructor | Jane Alison McKinney

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We’re excited to announce that Jane Alison McKinney will instruct two GWDC contemporary dance classes in early June: Thursday, June 9 at 10-11:30am Friday, June 10 at 10-11:30am Her contemporary technique class will consist of dynamic floorwork, centre work and the practice of traveling with a sense of …

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Week 4: Hooked

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GWDC artist, Alida Nyquist-Schultz, prepares for the last week of rehearsals and final phase of creation with MAYDAY Danse‘s Mélanie Demers before the world premiere of the new work… I had no idea what to expect when re-entering the rehearsal process for Mélanie’s work after leaving it for …

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2-for-1 Convergence Tickets

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Get 2-for-1 tickets to our annual dance showcase, Convergence. It’s happening November 26-28, 2015 at 8pm nightly. How do you get in on the 2-for-1 deal? Simply sign-up as a GWDC member (it’s free) and you can claim the deal. Sign-up here! Then buy your ticket: At Tix …

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Showcasing at Fluid Festival

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GWDC will perform as a part of the Fluid Festival in Calgary. We’ll present excerpts of our repertoire during the Orographic Lift showcase, an event for the local professional and emerging dance community to congregate, discuss issues, engage with presenters to discuss their work, dance, spectate and socialize. …