May 29

Celebrate our 60th anniversary with WCD’s 2024 Seat Sale!

Support WCD and name the seat for yourself, your family, in memory of a loved one, or in the name of your business venture. Buy a seat for $500 or a block of 5 seats for $2,000! The plaque engraved with the name will be affixed on one of the seats in the Rachel Browne […]


April 29

This week! Join us for “signals to segue” by Jolene Bailie!

signals to segue, a New Creation by Artistic Director, Jolene Bailie, showcasing an all-Winnipeg team including an ensemble of dancers, plus original sound by Emma Hendrix and lighting by long-time collaborator, Hugh Conacher! Preview – May 2 at 7:30pmFriday, May 3 at 7:30pm – followed by Opening Night receptionSaturday, May 4 at 7:30pmSunday, May 5 […]


February 21

This week! “Play Cowboy” + “Begin Again” by Jera Wolfe!

Join us for “Play Cowboy” + “Begin Again”! Preview show is this Thursday, February 22 @ 7:30pm with shows on February 23th & 24th @ 7:30 as well as February 25th @ 4pm – Artist Talk with Tracy Koga to follow! Buy tickets online through Eventbrite (service fees apply) or call the Box Office 204-452-0229.Online […]


February 02

Call for Artist Talk Moderators!

If you may be interested in moderating an Artist Talk at Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers, please send us an expression of interest! WCD presents post performance Artist Talks in conjunction with its subscription series. If you may have experience and interest in this role, please send us an expression of interest via email! Your expression of […]


January 29

We Are Hiring!

WCD is looking for a Bartender for the cash bar for WCD’s shows in February and May. RESPONSIBILITIES: SCHEDULE:February 22-24 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, February 25 from 3:30 to 7 pmMay 2-4 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, May 5 from 3:30 to 7 pm1 additional hour for training before February 22. REQUIREMENTS: Pay: From […]


November 16

WCD’s 50/50 for Dance!

Your chance to win while supporting Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers!Get your tickets today! The winner will receive half of the final amount with the other half going to support Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers’ passion for creating, producing, teaching, and presenting contemporary dance with a view to advance the art formfor professional artists and audiences alike. FINAL DRAW: May […]


November 07


WCD’s 2023 Annual General Meeting will be held December 5th, Tuesday, at 6:30pm. All are welcome to attend.* To attend please register by email to If you have any questions, please submit your questions before the AGM to by December 1st, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. *Voting rights are reserved for individual subscription holders […]


October 12

Call for Board of Directors

Who we are: Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers is a not for profit organization & registered charity dedicated to contemporary dance.  Founded in 1964, Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers is Canada’s 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 […]


October 05


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 join us for an in-person open house. The open house will consist of a WCD-led warm-up, followed by phrase work led by acclaimed Choreographer, Jera […]


February 15

WCD’s 50/50 FOR DANCE!

We are so excited to be teaming up with Funding Change for a much-loved Manitoba tradition…the 50/50! The winner will receive half of the final amount with the other half goingto support Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers’ passion for creating, producing,teaching, and presenting contemporary dance with a view to advance the art formfor professional artists and audiences […]


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. […]


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, […]

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