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Call to artists: NIGHT SHIFT

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Larry’s Christmas Cabaret highlights

Larry’s Christmas Cabaret highlights

There was some fierce competition in the individual category of the lip-sync battle this year, not to mention our judges setting the bar extremely high with an outstanding show opener! In the finale, after a plot twist lip-sync-for-your-life,...

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Citadel Dance Program: A wonderful winter recital

Citadel Dance Program: A wonderful winter recital

Our Citadel Dance Program students have worked so hard all term and could not wait to show their families, friends and members of the dance community what they have learned over the past three months. They performed beautifully last Saturday and we could not be...

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November 29, 2018: Artist Talkback with Michael Caldwell

November 29, 2018: Artist Talkback with Michael Caldwell

We are thrilled to announce Michael Caldwell will be moderating our first Artist Talkback of Bright Nights 2018/19, on Thursday, November 29, 2018. After the show, Michael will facilitate a discussion between Citadel Dance Mix 2018 artists. Join us! The Citadel Dance...

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Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: Tori Mehaffey

Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: Tori Mehaffey

Citadel + Compagnie’s Tyler Gledhill sat down and chatted with choreographer Tori Mehaffey about the world premiere of her piece Avoidance that runs Nov. 21-24, and Nov. 28-Dec. 1 at The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance. (More info and tickets). What first...

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Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: DA Hoskins

Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: DA Hoskins

Citadel + Compagnie’s Tyler Gledhill sat down and chatted with choreographer DA Hoskins about the remount of his piece LADY BABY that runs Nov. 21-24, and Nov. 28-Dec. 1 at The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance (More info and tickets). How has your choreography...

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WATCH NOW: A sneak peek from CITADEL DANCE MIX 2018

WATCH NOW: A sneak peek from CITADEL DANCE MIX 2018

The Citadel Dance Mix arrives at The Citadel next week, but you can watch a teaser of Allison Cummings' newest work, As she shall obtain such command of her mass vein passageways now! More info and tickets. https://vimeo.com/300653836 Check out the world premiere...

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Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: Allison Cummings

Citadel Dance Mix Choreographer Spotlight: Allison Cummings

Citadel + Compagnie's Tyler Gledhill sat down and chatted with choreographer Allison Cummings about her piece on Kaitlin Standeven, As she shall obtain such command of her mass vein passageways that runs Nov. 21-24, and Nov. 28-Dec. 1 at The Citadel: Ross Centre...

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Celebrating the Art of Time Ensemble’s 20th anniversary

Celebrating the Art of Time Ensemble’s 20th anniversary

Last week we had the pleasure of performing with our longtime friends, Art of Time Ensemble, for the opening of their 20th anniversary season at the Harbourfront Centre. We performed excerpts of James Kudelka's iconic Fifteen Heterosexual Duets and it was the first...

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