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Peterborough Dancers to Represent Canada at World Hip Hop Championships. See the My Kawartha article here!
Local dancer, Ashley Henri, to represent Canada at world championships. Several B.C. dancers auditioned and have made it to the largest and most prestigious of all dance competitions – The International Dance Organization’s World Showdance Dance Championships. See the Campbell River Mirror article here!
We meet some Calgary dancers who will be representing our country later this month at the World Ballet, Jazz and Modern Championships in Germany. See the Calgary Breakfast Television (BT) story here!
Travis Lim dances his way to world junior championship wins
15 year-old returns to Vancouver with two golds from Street Dance World Championship. See the Vancouver Presents article here!
Travis Lim is the only Canadian “Double Gold” winner to stand on the IDO podium in the 2016 Street Dance World Championship. See the interview here!
Kanata, Stittsville dancers named to Team Canada. Three west end dancers will compete at World Championships in Austria in October. See the Toronto.com article here!
Treyvin Kinisky, 16, from the Diverse Dance Company in Grande Prairie, has been chosen by Team Canada Dance to represent the country at the World Ballet, Jazz and Modern World Championships. See The Daily Herald Tribune article here!
We meet some Calgary dancers who will be representing our country later this month at the World Ballet, Jazz and Modern Championships in Germany. See the BT Calgary story here!
Burlington dancers taking on the world in Germany
Earlier this year, seven Burlington dancers auditioned and made it to one of largest dance competitions The World Dance Championships, being held in Germany this year. See the Inside Halton article here!
Team Canada Dance members return from Germany. Caulfield School of Dance had 3 dancers on the Team Canada Dance Showdance team return successfully from Germany. See the article here!
Two local Abbotsford dancers are among those representing Canada this week in the World Dance Championships in Reisa, Germany.
Natasha Orchison, 14, from Abbotsford Dance Centre and Alexis Harper, 11, from Dance In Motion are among several local dancers who auditioned and were selected for the championships. See The Abbotsford News article here!
Mill Bay dancer Olivia Young is going to Reisa, Germany, this weekend, to compete in the World Dance Championships: the Olympics of dance. See the Cowichan Valley Citizen article here!
Team Canada West Tap is in the news!
Global News Morning BC invited Tap Choreographer Lisa Dew onto their show to discuss and show off our Canadian dancers! Check it out!
Emma Searles will be heading to Poland for Dance Competition. Emma Searles still has her Team Canada jacket from 2012 when she competed at the IDO World Ballet, Jazz and Modern DanceChampionships at the age of 12. See the Tillsonburg News Article here!
Canada's Ballet, Jazz and Modern team takes home the gold at World Dance Championships in Poland.
Majority of girls on team are from Shelley Shearer School of Dance in Winnipeg
Edmonton's 13-year-old Hannah Palichuk taking tap to the world with international competition in Germany. See the Edmonton Journal article here!
just dance! Winter 2015, Issue 4
In the Spotlight
If you think you think you're too young to make your mark in the dance industry, you haven't met Travis Lim! See the article here!
Mission dancer lands lead role on Family Channel's The Next Step. In 2015 Liam Mackie was a big part of Team Canada that won the silver medal at the World Hip Hop Championships in Italy. He was also part of the 2014 team that finished fourth in Germany. See the Mission City Record article here!
Shaw TV Fraser Valley invited Team Canada Hip Hop West on and Alexandria MacFarlane finds out just how hard the Junior Team Canada Dance team is working to prepare. Check it out! FYI, it starts at 0:48 after the banana story.
Five Campbell River dance students to represent Canada. CR DanceXtreme sending members to Italy this fall for World Championships. See the Campbell River Mirror Article here!
Island MVPs. Believe it or not, Campbell River is a well-hidden hip-hop hotbed – but not for long thanks to this week's Island MVPs. See the CTV News link here!
Congratulations Team Canada Tappers!
Our four Team Canada tappers are back from their whirlwind week in Germany competing in the World Tap Dance Championships.
World silver on tap for Waterdown-led junior Canadian dance team in Germany
Dancemakerz studio owner Christie McKay-Hofland led the Junior Canadian Tap Team to silver on the World Stage in Riesa, Germany this month
Last month, December 4th through 8th, the 2012 IDO World Tap Dance Championships took place is Riesa, Germany. Several Canadians took to the stage in a variety of categories for children, juniors and adults, including male and female solos, duos, trios, small groups, formations and large production. This video highlights Everett Smith’s Sweet Georgia Brown
Oct. 2011. Another group of dancers with Just 4 Kicks Academy of Dance is heading overseas as members of Team Canada in different dance disciplines. See the Muskoka Region article here!
Kayla Villebrun-Normand’s dream is to dance across the stage at the World Tap Dance Championships in Germany — but she needs some help to make it happen. See the 2011 Winnipeg Free Press article here!
November 2014. Three young Mississauga dancers are aiming to tap their way to the top of the world. See the Mississauga.cow article here!
Emily Melo (left) and Amanda Bruce (right) recently returned victoriously with a haul of medals and trophies from the World Dance Championships in Frankfurt, Germany. See the Orangeville.com article here!
Blake McGrath will serve as choreographer for the Canadian entry at the International Dance Organization's World Showdance Championships. See the story here!
Fifteen-year-old Kyera Fedoruk is competing in the Senior Jazz and Modern dance competitions this week.
Chilliwack's Micaela Nyland scored silver in ballet at the World Dance Championships in Poland.
Riane Corcoran and Arayla Dyer celebrate their gold-medal wins at a dance competition in Poland last week. See the Peterborough Examiner article here!
Watch this profile report on seven Rugcutterz dancers who competed for Team Canada at the 2010 IDO World Show Dance Championships in Reisa, Germany. See the Rogers TV video here!
WITH VIDEO: Team Canada, with eight Montrealers on board, will compete in Poland in December, not in hockey but in the Ballet/Jazz/Modern division of the International Dance Organization (IDO) World Championships.