News

2023

February 08

Studio Performance and Artist Talk with Christopher House

March 17 at 7:30pm The Rachel Browne Theatre Christopher House will present an informal version of his adaptation of NEWS with choreography by Deborah Hay. Christopher House learned NEWS during the Solo Performance Commissioning Project (SPCP) in Findhorn, Scotland, in 2006 and have performed many iterations of this score-based work over the last seventeen years. […]

2023

February 08

We Are Hiring!

Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers is in search of a General Manager. Reporting directly to the Board of Directors, this position works collaboratively and in partnership with the Artistic Director to advance the mission, vision, and strategic plans of the organization, and is responsible for all administrative and operational areas of WCD’s operations, including financial, personnel, facility, […]

2022

November 21

WCD’S 2022 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

WCD’s 2022 Annual General Meeting will be held December 12th, Monday, at 6:30pm. All are welcome to attend.* If you have any questions, please submit your questions before the AGM to communications@winnipegscontemporarydancers.ca by December 8th, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. Masks are recommended for those attending this event *Voting rights are reserved for individual subscription holders from […]

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.


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05/14/2022 – May Newsletter

04/16/2022 – April Newsletter

03/19/2022 – March Newsletter

02/26/2022 – February Newsletter

12/18/2021 – December Newsletter

11/06/2021 – November Newsletter

10/09/2021 – October Newsletter

09/11/2021 – September Newsletter

07/02/2021 – Summer Newsletter

06/05/2021 – June Newsletter

05/08/2021 – May Newsletter

4/10/2021 – April Newsletter

03/06/2021 – March Newsletter

01/30/2021 – February Newsletter

01/09/2021 – January Newsletter

12/12/2020 – December Newsletter

11/14/2020 – November Newsletter

10/11/2020 – October Newsletter

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!