Worth a Thousand Words

Multidisciplinary dance artists share their visual works

Article Photo Essay

What Mindfulness Can Teach Us About Performance

With video by Jaimie Nackan

Article Feature : Video

The Oxford Handbook of Hip Hop Dance Studies

Only recently has hip hop entered the world of academia; once difficult to find, tangible resources and archived materials have slowly become more accessible

Article Column

The Significance of Tkaronto’s Caribana Weekend

First launched in 1967, North America’s biggest Caribbean festival brings $438 million to the Canadian economy every year. But organizers and participants often lose money


Inside a Changing Institution

An excerpt from our new summer podcast, Currently in Dance

Article Interview

Rufi Oswaldo In Many Arenas

Dancesport and contemporary. Art and academia. Queerness and (former) Mormonism. The new artistic director of Dancers' Studio West on how these seemingly contradictory facets of his identity blend beautifully

Article Profile

Happy National Indigenous Peoples Day!

Stories highlighting fantastic Indigenous artists


PITCH US: Fall 2022 Issue

Pitches are due June 27

Article Column

Upcoming: Story, story, die. Explores Connection and Loneliness

Alan Lucien Øyen brings his musings and contemplations to the stage on June 28 and 29 in Toronto

Article Sponsored

Guelph Dance Festival Programs Intimacy and Community

From June 2 to June 5, this year’s festival will take place online and in person

Article Sponsored

Sky Dancers Brings the Past to Life

Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo’s personal reflection on the Quebec Bridge disaster of 1907 is reimagined with a massive crew, many of whom have family histories connected with the tragedy

Article Sponsored

Happy International Dance Day 2022

A message from Renata Soutter, brought to you by Dance Ontario, Dance Umbrella of Ontario and The Dance Current

The Dance Current

International Dance Day 2022


Long and Strong

Improve your hamstring flexibility with end-range strength training

Article Tips

Chautauqua: The Interlake Trail Brings a Non-Hierarchical Arts Model to Rural Manitoba

The project, consisting of six dancefilms, was created in collaboration with community members of the Interlake Region

Article Photo Essay

Waves of Change

Twenty years ago, Mocean Dance dreamed of establishing a company so dancers could build careers in Atlantic Canada

Article Feature

Body Talks Webinar Series


Across the Universe

The importance of time and space

Article Photo Essay


A new repository for arts research provides the one-stop platform the sector’s been missing

Article Column


A poem about the body, memory, DNA and how we move through them

Article Poetry

Talking With Nature

Through movement, Aztec dancer Asalia Arellano was able to dig into her roots

Article Profile

Canada Council Announces Sanctions on Funding Benefiting Russian Economy

A Q & A With Simon Brault, CEO of Canada Council for the Arts

Article Interview

Dragged Home

Dropping anchor in Newfoundland’s drag scene

Article Feature

In Tribute: Menaka Thakkar

Canada was the prolific dance artist’s garden, and her seeds changed the cultural landscape

Article Feature