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Meet The Artists

Artists from Canada

Adams, David
Royal Winnipeg Ballet / National Ballet of Canada / London Festival Ballet
Adams, Miriam
ballet / experimental dance / dance archives / dance publishing
Adams, Lawrence
ballet / experimental dance / dance archives / dance publishing
Allan, Maud
The Vision of Salomé / libel suit / international star
Alleyne, John
Stuttgart Ballet / National Ballet of Canada / Ballet British Columbia
Anderson, Carol
Dancemakers / dance writing / dance in post-secondary institutions
Augustyn, Frank
National Ballet of Canada / Ottawa Ballet / Le Gala des Étoiles
Baker, Peggy
Peggy Baker Dance Projects / The Choreographer’s Trust
Beatty, Patricia
New Dance Group of Canada / Toronto Dance Theatre / dance writing
Bennathan, Serge
Dancemakers / Canadian Opera Company
Bingham, Peter
EDAM / contact improvisation / The Echo Case
Boneham, Peter
Les Grands Ballets Canadiens / Le Groupe de la Place Royale / Le Groupe Dance Lab
Bourget, Barbara
EDAM / Kokoro Dance / butoh
Browne, Rachel
Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers / feminism
Bruhn, Erik
premier danseur noble / guest artist / National Ballet of Canada
Chiriaeff, Ludmilla
CBC / Les Ballets Chiriaeff / Les Grands Ballets Canadiens
Chouinard, Marie
solo choreography / Compagnie Marie Chouinard
Desnoyers, Danièle
La Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault / Le Carré des Lombes
Desrosiers, Robert
Desrosiers Dance Theatre
Dumais, Dominique
choreographer / National Ballet of Canada / Mannheim Ballet
Earle, David
Toronto Dance Theatre / Dancetheatre David Earle
Époque, Martine
Le Groupe Nouvelle Aire in Montréal / Université du Québec à Montréal / LARTech
Farrally, Betty
Canadian School of Ballet / Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Banff Centre School of Fine Arts
Formolo, Maria
Regina Modern Dance Works / Formolo and Urban Dance / Formolo Dance Association
Fortier, Paul-André
Le Groupe Nouvelle Aire / Fortier Danse-Création / Montréal Danse
Franca, Celia
National Ballet of Canada / National Ballet School / School of Dance in Ottawa
Fraser, Patricia
Dancemakers / School of Toronto Dance Theatre
Gagnon, Noam
The Holy Body Tattoo
Gibson, Leonard
Negro Workshop Dance Group / Bamboula / Len Gibson Dance Ensemble
Gillis, Margie
solo choreography / Margie Gillis Dance Foundation
Gingras, Dana
The Holy Body Tattoo
Godden, Mark
choreography / Royal Winnipeg Ballet
Grand-Maître, Jean
choreographer / artistic director / Alberta Ballet
Grossman, Danny
politicized choreography / Danny Grossman Dance Company
Gupta, Deepti
chhau / kathak / Arzoo Dance Theatre
Harrington, Rex
National Ballet of Canada
Hart, Evelyn
Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Bayerische Staatsballett
Harwood, Andrew de Lotbinière
contact improvisation / improvisation / AH HA Productions
Headley, Charmaine
COBA / African dance / gerontology
Hirabayashi, Jay
EDAM / Kokoro Dance / butoh
House, Christopher
choreography / Toronto Dance Theatre
Jamieson, Karen
Karen Jamieson Dance Company / cross-cultural collaborations
Jarvis, Judy
modern dance / choreography
Kaeja, Allen
choreographers / contact improvisation / Kaeja d’Dance
Kaeja, Karen
choreographers / contact improvisation / Kaeja d’Dance
Kain, Karen
National Ballet of Canada / Chair of the Canada Council for the Arts
Kudelka, James
choreography / National Ballet of Canada
Laurin, Ginette
choreography / O Vertigo Danse
Lecavalier, Louise
La La La Human Steps / independent dance
Lloyd, Gweneth
Canadian School of Ballet / Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Banff Centre School of Fine Arts
Lock, Édouard
choreography / La La La Human Steps / dance-rock music collaborations
Maboungou, Zab
“Rhythms and Movement” technique / Compagnie Danse Nyata Nyata / modern African dance
Macdonald, Brian
National Ballet of Canada / Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Les Grands Ballets Canadiens
MacLaughlin, Lola
EDAM / Lola Dance
Marcuse, Judith
Repertory Dance Company of Canada / Judith Marcuse Projects / community activism
Mascall, Jennifer
EDAM / Mascall Dance / Nijinsky Gibber Jazz Club
Nault, Fernand
American Ballet Theatre / Les Grands Ballets Canadiens
Navas, José
William Douglas Dance / Company Flak / dance films
Oliphant, Betty
National Ballet School / National Ballet of Canada
Orlowski, William
tap / National Tap Dance Company / William Orlowski Tap Dance Projects
Pada, Lata
choreographer / Sampradaya Dance Creations / bharata natyam
Parson, Patrick
Ballet Creole / multicultural dance / fusion
Peregrine, David
dancer / Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Belong
Perreault, Jean-Pierre
Le Groupe de la Place Royale / Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault
Pite, Crystal
Ballet British Columbia / Ballett Frankfurt / Kidd Pivot
Randazzo, Peter
Toronto Dance Theatre
Renaud, Jeanne
Automatistes / Le Groupe de la Place Royale / Les Grands Ballets Canadiens
Robinson, Tedd
Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers / 10 Gates Dancing Inc.
Ryan, Peter
contact improvisation / EDAM / Four on the Floor Dance
Singha, Rina
kathak / Kathak Institute / Rina Singha Dance Organization
Sinha, Roger
choreography / Sinha Danse
Smith, Lois
National Ballet of Canada / Lois Smith School of Dance / George Brown College
Spohr, Arnold
Royal Winnipeg Ballet / Banff Centre for the Arts / artistic director emeritus
Strate, Grant
choreography / institution building / pedagogy / dance writing
Stroud, Tom
choreographer / Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers
Sullivan, Françoise
choreography / Automatistes / “La Danse et l’espoir”
Tennant, Veronica
Prima Ballerina, National Ballet of Canada / Filmmaker/Director/Producer/Writer
Thakkar, Menaka
Nrtyakala / cross-cultural collaborations / Menaka Thakkar Dance Company
Vesak, Norbert
Pacific Dance Theatre / Western Dance Theatre / Royal Winnipeg Ballet
Volkoff, Boris
ice ballets / Volkoff Canadian Ballet
von Gencsy, Eva
Winnipeg Ballet / Les Grands Ballets Canadiens / Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal
Webb, Brian
choreographer / Canada Dance Festival / issue-based art
Wyman, Anna
The Anna Wyman Dance Theatre