NEWS

Dec. 17, 2016: Citadel Dance Program’s Winter recital

Our Citadel Dance Program dancers are performing their annual Winter Recital on Saturday, December 17th at 11am. Join us at The Citadel as they showcase all of their hard work from the fall. The CDP Winter Recital Saturday December 17, 2016  | 11am The Citadel: Ross...

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The West Wing: Episode 6, Painting

At this rate, it's going to take CLC's Erin a loooooooong while to paint the dressing room! Help her out and donate to our West Wing campaign. UPDATE: We are grateful to Daniels Corporation for their generous donation of paint and primer. THANK YOU! The West Wing will...

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The Globe and Mail: Praise for Bill Coleman’s Dollhouse

"Intensity and innovation" -- Bill Coleman's performance of CanStage's Dollhouse received a wonderful review from The Globe and Mail's Martha Schabas: Only a certain calibre of performer can be riveting in stillness. Dancer/choreographer Bill Coleman is clearly of...

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Welcome to The West Wing: Episode 5, Fixing

CLC's Erin is an extraordinary dancer, but maybe not quite as good at fixing things...help us hire professional architects, contractors and engineers so we can finish building a dressing room at The Citadel! We're entering the fifth week in our West Wing fundraising...

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Welcome to the West Wing: Episode 4, A Kitchen

Dancers work up quite the appetite during their long days in rehearsals, and nights on stage. Join us in building a kitchen for dancers like CLC's Erin! As we enter our fourth week in our West Wing fundraising campaign, we're asking you to join us in raising $150,000...

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Cops + Kids + The Citadel: The Regent Park Dance Program

When you walk into The Citadel, the last thing you might think you’ll see is a 6’3” police officer stretching at the barre, but these days, that sight is a weekly occurrence. With support from Proaction and Dixon Hall, Constables Edward Parks and Melissa Huntley, 51...

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Welcome to The West Wing: Episode 3, Showering

Showering is tricky without...a shower. Help dancers like CLC's Erin have a space to get ready before and after shows at The Citadel! We are in our third week of our fundraising campaign and have already raised over $20,000! Help us reach our goal of $150,000 so we...

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Welcome to The West Wing: Episode 2, Plumbing

Bringing water to the back of the building is no small feat, and clearly Erin isn't the one for the job. Help us keep dancers hydrated, clean and safe! A huge thank you to The Daniels Corporation for donating sprinkler heads. About The West Wing: We are building a...

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Welcome to the West Wing: Episode 1, Makeup

It's hard to put on stage makeup without mirrors! Help dancers like Erin have a space to get ready to perform. We are building a room behind the theatre at The Citadel: Ross Centre for Dance – a gift for all the dancers who use The Citadel – professionals including...

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Welcoming Marianna Rosato

Congratulations to the Metcalf Foundation's newest performing arts interns including our very own Marianna Rosato, who will be starting as the Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie Production Management Intern! Marianna Rosato’s internship at CLC will enable her to acquire new...

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A special ticket offer from the Art of Time Ensemble

Join the Art of Time Ensemble this November and check out Bill Coleman’s satirical dance work “The Dance Belt," alongside other hilarious works. More below: THAT’S NOT FUNNY Nov. 3-5, 8pm Harbourfront Centre Theatre Art of Time Ensemble presents an evening of comedy...

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WATCH: A sneak peek of Bill Coleman’s Dollhouse

https://vimeo.com/186482447 Objects fall, shatter and move of their own accord creating a unique soundscape that accompanies one man's descent into chaos. In Dollhouse, Bill plays the role of modern fakir as he navigates through situations, at times verging on the...

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WATCH: An excerpt of Serge Bennathan’s Just Words

We are SO excited that Serge Bennathan will be returning to Toronto this week, bringing Just Words to The Citadel. Tickets are selling fast (and how could they not be? Check out the incredible dancers, Hilary Maxwell and Karissa Barry, above!) The Dance...

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Our Arts and Culture Welcome Refugees Initiative

We are so excited and proud to be participating in the Arts and Culture Welcome Refugee, jointly funded by the Canada Council for the Arts and Sun Life Financial and through this program will be offering free Bright Nights tickets to new Canadians. (More information...

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The Citadel Dance Program

The Citadel Dance Program has begun again in earnest, and The Ross Centre for Dance is filled with dance for children and youth every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday! (Check out the schedule here! ) Join acclaimed teachers, Portia Wade and Terry Gardiner in Toronto's...

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