Dance

Heidi Latsky Dance Receives Grant From The Gerald and Janet Carrus Foundation

HLD has received a substantial grant to further the Disability Rights Movement, through dance and performance, with direct involvement with disabled people through the Artist In Residency Program of the Hurleyville Arts Centre in Sullivan County, New York. The funding from this grant will be used for three different residencies at the Arts Centre during this coming…

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Heidi Latsky Dance

  In the spirit of reviewing the best commercials of past Super Bowls, we present a retrospective of some of the videos about The GIMP Project. This project ran from 2006 – 2014 and is the predecessor of HLD’s current portfolio, ON DISPLAY. Heidi Latsky Dance’s body of work featuring disabled and nondisabled dancers, has presented internationally…

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First Canadian Wheelchair Dancesport Competition at the Ontario Open Championships on October 22, 2016

Toronto, ON – WHEEL DANCE is thrilled to announce its collaboration with Ontario DanceSport and Canada DanceSport for the first Canadian Wheelchair DanceSport Competition at the Ontario Open Championships. This inaugural event, which will take place on October 22, 2016 at the Thornhill Community Centre (7755 Bayview Avenue, Thornhill), will feature the excitement and beauty…

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Dance for Downs 2016

You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Dance for Down syndrome organized and hosted by the Jaber family in memory of Nancy Pozega! The evening will include a four course dinner, a deluxe open bar, a DJ, dancing, games, and raffles. Nancy Pozega “My aunt’s name was Nancy Pozega. She lived with me & my family for over 20 years,…

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Theatre, Storytelling, Dance and more this Fall!

At the Miles Nadal JCC ALL programs are open to people of all abilities. Their Access and Inclusion Community Advisory and Youth Advisory Committees guide programming with people with disabilities and their families in mind. Check out the amazing lineup of fall programming! The Miles Nadal JCC’s accessible saltwater pool re-opens September 6 with new…

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Get your calendar ready for 2015

PEGGY BAKER DANCE PROJECTS Flux: A Motion Workshop for Wheelchair Users Peggy Baker Dance Projects and Tangled Art + Disability We are developing an all-ages, all-abilities participatory performance event called FluxDeluxe, which will be launched in summer 2015. To prepare for FluxDeluxe, we are holding a two part workshop specifically for participants who use manual…

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Wheel Dance

There is a new wheelchair ballroom and Latin dance program in York Region. Wheel Dance is a subsidized program that runs on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8-9 pm at 7 Bradwick Drive in Vaughan. The classes begin October 1.  

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The Movement Market

Date and Time: September 20 @ 8:30-11:30 pm The Movement Market is a blend of performance and party in support of Lights, Camera, Access! (LCA!). Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 at door Choreography by Robyn Breen, Candice Irwin, Marie Lambin-Gagnon, Christy Stoeten, Christianne Ullmark Organizer: NewFoundDance Venue: MISFIT Studio 761 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON…

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