News

2022

July 07

Save the Date! WCD’s 2022-2023 Season Launch!

Please join us Friday, September 23rd at 7:30pm for WCD’s 2022-23 Season Launch! Come celebrate the official kick-off (or should we say grand battement?) of our 58th season! Be the first to hear about our 2022-23 season including the chance to take in a WCD performance! Join us and celebrate new dancers in their WCD […]

2022

May 19

Studio Performance and Artist Talk with Guest Artist, Sara Porter

Thursday, May 26, 7:30pmThe Rachel Browne Theatre The Artist Talk will be moderated by Ian Mozdzen. Sara Porter is a multi-faceted artist, performer, writer and teacher with a distinctive voice and a broad palette. Noted for being truly multi-disciplinary – and her wry sense of humour – Porter centres her work in a feminist, queer […]

2022

March 16

WCD’s 2020/2021 Annual Report

We are delighted to share our Annual Report! Thanks so much to everyone who worked with us last season!Thanks so much to our staff, the artists and all the independent contractors!Thanks so much to our supporters, funders, patrons, donors and Board of Directors! Click here to view.

2022

February 14

WCD’s Artist Talk with Ralph Escamillan

WCD is thrilled to present an online Artist Talk with Guest Artist in Residence, Ralph Escamillan! Free online and on-demand! View Artist Talk here Also available with subtitles here WCD’s Guest Artist in Residence opportunity welcomed Canadian-Filipinx choreographer, Ralph Escamillan. Escamillan connected to WCD by way of submission through a public “Call to Artists,” and […]

2022

January 25

ANNOUNCING CANCELLATIONS

Out of a concern for safety and well-being, we have made the decision to cancel our upcoming performances of Like a Dog & Icône Pop, scheduled for February 25 – 27, 2022. We appreciate your understanding, all ticket holders will be contacted directly. 

2021

November 17

WCD’S 2021 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

WCD’s 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held December 13th, Monday, at 6:30pm at The Rachel Browne Theatre, 211 Bannatyne Ave, 2nd floor. If you have any questions, please submit your questions before the AGM to communications@winnipegscontemporarydancers.ca by December 10, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

2021

September 14

Live Performance of Jera Wolfe’s “Begin Again” and WCD’s 21/22 Season Launch

Friday, September 24th at 7:30pmThe Rachel Browne Theatre2nd Floor, 211 Bannatyne Ave. Be the first in Winnipeg to see this amazing new work by Jera Wolfe, in-person! Be the first to hear about WCD’s 21/22 season! The September 24th performance includes one new section of choreography not included in the online presentation. Choreography: Jera WolfeDancers: […]

2021

April 27

Season Update

We are thrilled to announce details for our in-person performance of Body & Light! Body & LightDrive-In Performance Live performances for small drive-in audiences Thursday, May 27 at 7:00pmFriday, May 28 at 7:00pm and 9:00pmSaturday, May 29 at 7:00pm and 9:00pmSunday, May 30 at 4:00pm Location: Cercle Molière340 Provencher Boulevard, in the parking lot.This location […]

2021

April 07

BODY & LIGHT UPDATE

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, WCD is unable to present our newest work, Body & 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.

2020

December 02

CALL FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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, […]

2020

December 01

WCD’S 2020 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

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 communications@winnipegscontemporarydancers.ca by December 9, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

2020

November 16

Update

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 […]


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08/30/2020 – September Newsletter

07/17/2020 – Summer Newsletter

05/31/2020 – WCD’s June Newsletter

05/01/2020 – WCD’s May Newsletter

03/31/2020 – WCD’s April Newsletter

03/02/2020 – Up Next at WCD: VITALITY and the speed of life – April 24-26!

02/01/2020 – Join Us for Animal Triste – February 13-15!

01/10/2020 – Join Us for Animal Triste – February 13-15!

12/12/2019 – ACTUALIZE – A Huge Success!

11/10/2019 – Join Us for ACTUALIZE – November 29, 30 & December 1!