Grace Wells-Smith (she/her) is a Toronto-based arts journalist. In addition to The Dance Current, her work has been published by CBC, The Media Co-op, Toronto Star, Intermission, Saltwire Network and the Ryerson Review of Journalism. She is also the producer for The D Word, a podcast by the dance: made in Canada festival.
Wells-Smith holds a Master of Journalism from Toronto Metropolitan University, a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography from York University and has completed an internship with CBC’s investigative unit.
Soon after graduating from York, she began an internship with The Dance Current and subsequently completed the Emerging Dance Critics Programme.
Wells-Smith was an intern with The Dance Current from June 2015 to December 2016.