April 07, 2021 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, WCD is unable to present our newest work, Body and Light, in April. We are working to reschedule Body & Light to May. All tickets will be carried over for the new dates. Thank you for your patience as we navigate these unprecedented times.
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December 2, 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, […]
WCD’s 2020 Annual General Meeting will be held December 10th, Thursday, at 6:30pm. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be held virtually. If you have any questions, please submit your questions before the AGM to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 9, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.
November 15, 2020 Due to Covid-19, WCD will continue to be closed to the public until further notice. In the meantime, please join us online for Up Close and disDANCING, our first online presentation in our 56 year history. Tickets and the performance link are available November 13-29, 2020. If you are interested in renting […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]