Digital Navigation Program

Edmonton Arts Council w/ Linked Digital Future

The Digital Navigation Program is a single-window access to one-on-one digital literacy and digital transformation services and resources. It supplements other digital literacy and digital transformation activities within the Linked Digital Future initiative. Performing arts and arts service organizations across Canada are invited to apply for the program, through which they may be eligible to receive up to 15 hours of free digital transformation coaching.

Posted 02/20/2020

Artists’ Legal Outreach Survey

Pacific Legal Education and Outreach

Deadline Extended! There’s still time to complete the artist needs assessment survey! Due to a low response rate from some provinces and territories, we are extending the deadline of this vital survey until March 10, 2020.

Posted 02/20/2020

Heather Simpson Memorial Award in Dance

Patti O'Brien - Chairperson of WRDAA (1987)

Posted by ADA on behalf of Patti O’Brien, Chairperson of WRDAA (1987). Heather Simpson was a ballet teacher that had a love for dance, teaching, and life. She believed in herself, which inspired her students to believe in their dreams and to be strong.

Posted 02/14/2020

Régroupement québécois de la danse releases graphic story, raising awareness of harassment in Dance ~ Publie une bande dessinée pour sensibiliser au harcèlement en danse

Canadian Dance Assembly ~ L'Assemblée canadienne de la danse

The Régroupement Québécois de la danse released a graphic story titled Dance doesn’t mean putting up with everything!

Posted 02/05/2020

Dance Across Canada Map – Carte danse

Canadian Dance Assembly ~ L'Assemblée canadienne de la danse

Over the summer CDA was pleased to announce the new Dance Map. In 2011 the Canada Council for the Arts, in partnership with the Ontario Arts Council, launched the Canada Dance Mapping Study to identify, quantify and describe the ecology, economy and environment of dance in Canada.

Posted 02/05/2020

Call for Participants! – Alberta Dance Teachers’ Knowledge, Beliefs, and Behaviours of Safe Dance Practices.

Jillian Ball

Attention Alberta Dance Teachers! The University of Calgary would like to invite you to take part in this research study. We are looking to investigate current safe dance practice knowledge, beliefs, and behaviours. Interested? Click on the link below to participate or contact Dr.

Posted 02/03/2020

Looking for volunteer ballroom dancers of any level to join the Edmonton Philharmonic Orchestra for a concert

Cathy Campbell

The Edmonton Philharmonic Orchestra is a volunteer orchestra and we are having a concert specifically for people living with dementia (Alzheimers and other types) and their families.  We are hoping to provide a fun and friendly evening of live music.

Posted 01/20/2020

Yvonne Rainer’s Continuous Project: Sixty Years, a dance performance to take place at Remai Modern in Saskatoon

Remai Modern

Remai Modern is pleased to present Yvonne Rainer’s Continuous Project: Sixty Years, a dance performance at Remai Modern. Over the last sixty years, Yvonne Rainer has made a significant impact as a dancer, choreographer, filmmaker and writer.

Posted 08/28/2019

Vinok Worldance Open House and Auditions

Chateau Louis Conference Centre (11420 117st)

Vinok Worldance is hosting an Open House and Audition on Friday, September 13, 2019! Come and experience the variety of Cultural dance performed by Vinok.    Vinok has paid and apprentice positions available for the 2019/2020 season.  Try a class and meet some of the company!

Posted 08/28/2019

Call for Jurors: ADA Community Development Programs

Alberta Dance Alliance

The Alberta Dance Alliance is looking to refresh our list of community members who are interested in serving on juries for our programs e.g. our quarterly Community Workshop Grant.

Posted 07/18/2019

Dance Research

Lorna Sutherland
Edmonton, AB

I am looking for participants in dance who are working, or will be working with others on a production soon.

Posted 07/17/2019

Please Vote for Alberta Tap Dancer Carlin Khu to “Take The Stage”

Tri-Tone Rhythm Ensemble
Calgary, AB

Hi Everyone, Please help 14 year old Carlin from Tri-Tone Rhythm Ensemble win an opportunity to perform on stage with the professionals at the Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival 2019. There is a two week public viewing period until July 5.

Posted 06/26/2019