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Festival Schedule

Our 19th Annual Dance Festival Schedule at a glance! Click on the links for more details, including ticket information.

The 2017 Festival Program can be downloaded here 1 week prior to the Festival!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31
10:30 am-12 pm
: Masterclass, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – Artist-in-Residence Suzette Sherman

7:00 pm: In the Studio, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – Throwdown Collective

THURSDAY, JUNE 1
8:00 pm
: In the Studio, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – Throwdown Collective, followed by a post-show talkback

FRIDAY, JUNE 2
10:30 am-12 pm
: Masterclass, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – with Artist-in-Residence Suzette Sherman,

6:00 pm: In the Park, Hanlon Creek Park, 505 Kortright Rd W. – OURO Collective (Vancouver), Lisa Odjig McHayle (Toronto), KasheDance (Toronto), Young Company of Halifax Dance/Guelph Youth Dance Company (Halifax, Guelph)

8:00 pmIn the Studio, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – Throwdown Collective, followed by the Festival Reception.

9:00 pm: Festival Reception, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street. Light eats and cash bar (Wellington Brewery, one of our sponsors, is providing the beer!). FREE!

SATURDAY, JUNE 3
12:00 pm: In the Park, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – OURO Collective (Vancouver), Lisa Odjig McHayle (Toronto), KasheDance (Toronto), Young Company of Halifax Dance/Guelph Youth Dance Company (Halifax, Guelph)

1:00 pm: Dance Market and Creativity Picnic, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W.

8:00 pm: On the Stage, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street– Suzette Sherman, Dreamwalker Dance Company, and Belinda McGuire

SUNDAY, JUNE 4
9:30 am
: Urban Dance Workshop for Teens, Guelph Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan Street – OURO Collective

10:30-11:30: Masterclass, GYD Studios, 42 Quebec Street – Artist-in-Residence Suzette Sherman

12:00 pm: In the Park, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – OURO Collective (Vancouver), Lisa Odjig McHayle (Toronto), KasheDance (Toronto), Young Company of Halifax Dance/Guelph Youth Dance Company (Halifax, Guelph)

1:00 pm: Hoop Dance Workshop, Exhibition Park, 81 London Road W. – Lisa Odjig McHayle

4:00 pm: Youth Moves, River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich Street – 7 youth companies from Southern Ontario

 

TICKETS

Tickets for On the Stage, In the Studio, and Youth Moves are being sold through the River Run Centre Box Office, 519-763-3000.

Registration and payment for Suzette Sherman’s masterclasses and the OURO teen workshop can be done online here.

In the Park, Dance Market, and the Hoop Dance Workshop are pay-what-you-can.

Click on each event for specific ticket prices.

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