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CALL FOR GUEST ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

October 05, 2020 WCD is thrilled to offer a new Guest Artist in Residence opportunity!   WCD invites artists who work in contemporary dance to submit expressions of interest. Interested artists are invited to submit the following, by email, by November 22, 2020:–  A one page description of your intent. For example, you may want […]

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FIRST FRIDAYS in The EXCHANGE, October 2

Self-guided viewing experience, 7:30-9:30pm. Enjoy WCD’s dance projection as part of your First Friday experience as you explore the Exchange District. Location:211 Bannatyne AvenueWinnipeg, MBWCD’s dance video is projected on the window at Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers, facing Old Market Square. The projection can be viewed from many points in Old Market Square. Your closest viewing […]

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Call for Dancers

September 10, 2020 We are thrilled to commission Guest Choreographer, Jera Wolfe, to create a new work for WCD! WCD invites Winnipeg-based contemporary dancers who wish to be considered for this project to submit an expression of interest. Interested artists are invited to submit the following, by email, by October 2, 2020:–  One 3-5 minute […]

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CALL for BOARD OF DIRECTORS

September 3, 2020 Who we are: Founded in 1964, Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers is Canada’s oldest, and longest running, contemporary dance company. The company creates, produces and presents contemporary dance with a view to advance the art form for professional artists and audiences alike. The company presents an annual subscription series, operates the Rachel Browne Theatre, […]

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A message from Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers, 2020-2021 season

September 1, 2020 WCD is committed to presenting a diversity of creative work and to being a place where the creative work of Indigenous, Black, People of Color, and other marginalized groups, is presented, encouraged and shared.  WCD acknowledges the harm caused by systemic racism and inequity and we have committed to the following actions. […]

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A message regarding COVID-19 (#3)

April 14, 2020 Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers has been monitoring provincial, federal and global health agencies, and respecting recommended practices related to the rapidly changing coronavirus disease (COVID-19). It is with a heavy heart that WCD cancels all remaining activities planned for the 2019-2020 season. This includes all activities up to May 31, 2020. Our facility […]

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A MESSAGE REGARDING COVID-19 (#2)

March 20, 2020 WCD is closely monitoring information regarding COVID-19. The health and safety of our artists, patrons, renters, and staff are a priority. We are currently following the recommendations of the World Health Organization, Health Canada, and the Government of Manitoba. Based on the recommendations from these organizations and in an effort to lessen […]

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A message regarding COVID-19 (#1)

March 14, 2020 WCD is aware of and closely monitoring information and recommendations regarding COVID-19.  The health and safety of our artists, staff, and patrons are a first priority. We are monitoring the situation closely and will continue to follow the guidance and recommendations of the World Health Organization, the Public Health Agency of Canada, and […]

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