NEWS

In The Abyss in the press

We were so thrilled to present Aria Evans' first full-length work at The Citadel last week and we're thrilled by the response from audiences and the press. Isabella O'Brien from Mooney on Theatre writes: "The dancers were pulsating on stage, and seemed to embody human...

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Announcing NIGHT SHIFT artists

Night Shift is Citadel + Compagnie’s inaugural late-night event, opening the doors of The Citadel to present dynamic and boundary pushing artists. Since the call to artists went out a couple months ago, we have all been waiting excitedly for the announcement of the...

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Dora Award nomination: Evelyn Hart and Johanna Bergfelt

We are so thrilled that Evelyn Hart has been nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore award for her "Outstanding Performance of an Individual" in James Kudelka's Four Old Legs. It really was an extraordinary show! We are also thrilled that Johanna Bergfelt’s performance...

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Against Nature in the press

"An exceptional theatrical experience, beautifully harnessing movement, lyrics and music in an evocative and unique way.  Wonderfully performed and full of emotional detail.  Not to be missed." – Atom Egoyan "James Kudelka’s choreography effects a...

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Call to artists: NIGHT SHIFT

NIGHT SHIFT is seeking dance works by professional Toronto artists for its inaugural late-night event taking place October 2-5, 2019 at The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance.   Application Deadline: June 28, 2019 at 11:59pm EST  What is...

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Four Old Legs: Beloved in the press

"What the body may relinquish in athleticism is replaced by the kind of expressive instinct and intelligence that only long experience can bestow." - Michael Crabb for The Toronto Star (Read the article here) "A profoundly moving duet...rich and poignant terrain." -...

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‘Love me out of it’ travels to Quebec City

Citadel + Compagnie Artistic Director, Laurence Lemieux, along with a great technical team travelled to Québec City in February to present excerpts from her acclaimed duet, Love me out of it at Bourse RIDEAU. The company also had a booth in the marketplace to meet...

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WATCH NOW: A sneak peek of Amorous Playlist

We are so thrilled to be presenting Riley Sim's Amorous Playlist this March! It's the third collaboration between Social Growl Dance’s Artistic Director Riley Sims and solo singer Blunt Chunks and you can watch a sneak peek of the work here:...

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WATCH NOW: A sneak peek of bang bang

We can't wait for Manuel Roque's bang bang in March! And you can watch a sneak peek of the highly physical show right now! https://vimeo.com/221197594 March 1-2, 2019 at 8pmThe Citadel: Ross Centre for DanceChoreographer and performer: Manuel RoqueMore info here! And...

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WATCH NOW: A sneak peek of SKOW

SKOW arrives at The Citadel this week, but you can watch a sneak peek of William Yong's newest choreography right here! https://vimeo.com/313803809 SKOWJanuary 30-February 2, 8pmThe Citadel: Ross Centre for DanceMore info and tickets.

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January 31, 2019: SKOW talkback with Kaitlin Standeven

We are thrilled to announce Kaitlin Standeven will be moderating our Artist Talkback with the SKOW artists on Thursday, January 31, 2019. After the show, Kaitlin will facilitate a discussion between William Yong and Johanna Bergfelt. Join us! SKOWJanuary...

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The Lindy Green Wing

We are thrilled to announce the opening of The Lindy Green Wing, named in recognition and appreciation for Lindy's dedication to dance and The Citadel. This new wing gives artists and community members a safe and peaceful place to be before and after performances. We...

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Exciting news: Jumpstart Community Development Grant

We are so thrilled to announce that our Citadel Dance Program has received a Community Development Grant from Jumpstart. The vision of Jumpstart is simple: Canada, where all kids have a chance to fulfill their dreams.Jumpstart is a national charity with a commitment...

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