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Dance

Works by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young, William Forsythe, Natasha Powell and Bill Coleman topped our list of the best in dance Read more

Dance

Peter Kelly, Devon Snell, Roberto Soria in Ame Henderson's RING, 2019

Photo by Ömer Yükseker

Although the Toronto Dance Theatre performers execute their moves well, this hypnotic ensemble piece could be more polished Read more

Dance

Minorities Canadian Stage

Dahlia Katz

Choreographer Yang Zhen's dance spectacle bounces from understated critique to exuberant excess Read more

Dance

Dance/theatre show set in a locker room is less than the sum of its muscled, toned parts Read more

Theatre

Interactive dance-theatre show entertainingly kicks off Factory's 50th anniversary season Read more

Theatre

Syreeta Hector in Black Ballerina

Photo by Jason Tse

Syreeta Hector's autobiographical solo show about race, culture and classical dance is thought-provoking and striking Read more

Theatre

Jenn Goodwin's still-in-development outdoor dance piece is an intriguing look at perspective and motion Read more

Dance

Dance/theatre piece inspired by myth features exquisite movement and banal dialogue Read more

Theatre

Dance piece set in a 1920s Chicago gangster bar features strong dance and music, but there could be more chemistry between its characters Read more

Theatre

Robyn Bedford's first full-length piece showcases the inspiring talent flourishing in Canada's dance community Read more

Theatre

Kira at Luminato, 2019

Photo by Dahlia Katz

Fara Tolno's drumming resonates more effectively than the dance in Lua Shayenne Dance Company's West African-influenced show Read more

Dance

After creating over 60 original works for the company, the 64-year-old dancer and choreographer leaves "one of the best jobs in Canada" on his own terms Read more

Dance

Never-before-seen VHS footage of Rudolf Nureyev offers a sense of the dancer's talent and personality Read more

Reviews

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Photo by Jeremy Mimnagh

Series of dance vignettes for Evelyn Hart and Zhenya Cerneacov is sketched out in subtle, yet very legible shades Read more

Dance

A superb Michelle Williams steals the spotlight in this erratically structured look at the intertwined lives of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon Read more

Reviews

Jillian Vanstone in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, National Ballet of Canada, 2019

Photo by Brue Zinger

National Ballet of Canada's revival of Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet looks great but the dance itself doesn’t deliver Read more

Dance

Flowers For Kazuo Ohno And Leonard Cohen

Carlos Lema Posada

The 13th annual arts fest lines up two big Indigenous music concerts, a dance tribute to Leonard Cohen and Kazuo Ohno and a theatrical show about Robert Mapplethorpe Read more

Culture

Kidd Pivot's dance/theatre look at bureaucracy, corruption and human failings begins as farce but ends up creating something completely new Read more

Dance

Next to Balanchine's stunning Apollo and virtuosic excerpts from Paquita, Robert Binet's short ballet feel a bit anemic Read more

Dance

The Kahnyen’kehàka (Mohawk) dancer and choreographer talks Indigenous visibility, leadership in education and land acknowledgments Read more

Education