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Find out more about our work and read guest posts from artists, and learn about our community.

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Announcing Our 2020-2021 Season

Welcome to The Dance Centre’s 2020-2021 season! This season will feature a diverse range of dance from different genres, in a program of digital and small-scale live events adapted in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Choreographer’s Circle: Celebrating a Decade of Support

This year we celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Choreographer’s Circle, a group of dance lovers and donors who have collectively raised $3.5 million to support The Dance Centre over the last decade. We sat down Canadian dance icon and founding member Jean Orr, to find out more.

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Responding to the Pandemic

This year has seen unprecedented turmoil around the world: our Executive Director Mirna Zagar talks about the impact of the pandemic on dance, how The Dance Centre has responded, and why she’s still hopeful.

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Member Spotlight: Yulia Terekh

A monthly series where we shine the spotlight on one of our members. July features Vancouver Samba School’s Yulia Terekh

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The Dance Centre at Home

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, we – along with many other organizations – closed our building, and staff spent the next eleven weeks working at home. Here’s what we did, what we missed, and what we learned.

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Artists-in-Residence

Yvonne Chartrand: V’ni Dansi

Artist-in-Residence Yvonne Chartrand, Artistic Director of V’ni Dansi, shares the powerful, personal story of her life in dance.

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