Justine Chamberlain

Call for Choreographers for Choreography Walk during Dance Days 2019

Dance Victoria is accepting applications from choreographers based in Victoria, B.C. for its inaugural Choreography Walk during Dance Days 2019. The application form is available at www.dancevictoria.com. Deadline for submissions is July 15, 2018.   The four selected choreographers will receive: Mentorship from Justine A. Chambers, the 2016 winner of the Chrystal Dance Prize and …

Wen Wei Wang

Renowned Choreographer Wen Wei Wang Leads Second Annual Choreographic Lab in Victoria

Dance Victoria’s second annual Choreographic Lab is July 16 to 28, 2018 with celebrated choreographer Wen Wei Wang. Wang will lead the two-week intensive for three emerging choreographers and seven pre-professional dancers. Each day the choreographers are assigned a creative task in the morning and they show their work at day’s end. The public is …

AGM held on Jan 15, 2017 at DV Studios

Dance Victoria Celebrates the Success of its 2016/17 Season at its AGM

At its Annual General Meeting on November 5, 2017, Dance Victoria Society announced an operating surplus for the third year running, reducing its accumulated deficit to within 4.5% of budget. In 2016/17, the organization brought more than 21,000 people to its programs including the Dance at the Royal Series and its annual Dance Days Festival …

Unbound by Wen Wei Dance. Photo: Donald Lee

Dance Victoria Hosts First Choreographic & Writing Dance Lab Summer 2017

Dance Victoria will host its first Choreographic Lab and “Writing Dance” Lab at Dance Victoria Studios in the summer of 2017 with celebrated choreographer Wen Wei Wang and dance writer Kaija Pepper. Wang will lead a two-week intensive lab for three emerging choreographers from July 17 to 29, 2017. Pepper will facilitate three workshops for …

AGM held on Jan 15, 2017 at DV Studios

Dance Victoria Celebrates the Success of its 2015/16 Season at its Annual General Meeting

The 2016 fiscal year ending June 30 was another extraordinary year for Dance Victoria with box office revenues totalling $727,842, an increase of approximately 9% compared to 2014/15. Both subscription and single ticket sales were strong. Night Moves subscriptions, for 30 to 45 year olds, sold out and Dance Victoria’s Pay Your Age program (for …

German Jauregui

German Jauregi • Professional level contemporary technique class

Welcome Company 605! Company 605 will be in Dance Victoria Studios from November 21 to 25 as part of their Dance Victoria residency. They’re working with guest choreographer, German Jauregi (Ultima Vez, Belgium), on a new work, supported by the Chrystal Dance Prize. The creation will continue through the fall, with the premiere at Vancouver’s Firehall Arts Centre in …

2015 Chrystal Dance Prize Winners Announced

Dance Victoria is pleased to announce the winners of its annual Chrystal Dance Prize (CDP) that supports the development of new dance works by western Canadian dance artists working with an international artist or group of artists.