4th TORONTO INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL (TiDf-2017)
Participation Dance Companies / Productions /Groups:
- Sakuramai TO
- Druid Academy Irish Dancers Inc.
- The Rhythm Ensemble
- SLOGA Dance Company
- Mexican Folkloric Group "Tonatiuh"
- Kaleidoscope Chinese Performing Arts
- Nirkoda Israeli Dancers of Toronto
- Sampradaya Dance Creations
- Shhhhh Designz Entertainment
- Panwar Music & Dance
- Adishankara Academy of performing Arts
- Dancing Damsels Inc
- Roosara Dance
- Samba Jess Academy
- Belly Up Belly Dance studio
- Melodia de Bolivia Dance Academy
- Filippino Fiesta
- Ensemle Topaz
- Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company
- Kahawi Dance Theatre
- and more
4th annual Toronto International Dance Festival (TiDf) 2017 will be held on 7th October, 2017 at Lyric Theatre – Toronto Center for the Arts (5040 Yonge St, North York, ON M2N 6R8 ). The recurring theme of the festival is “Showcasing World Dance Forms – All on One Stage”.
Professional Level Dancers, Dance Companies, Dance production teams & Community Dance Groups will get an opportunity to showcase their dance styles.
TIDF is a celebration of the diversity and prosperity of the dance community in Toronto and beyond, providing opportunity to professional and community dance groups to perform on stage for a multicultural audience.
Past events showcased over 60 different dance pieces, well over 200 performers and an impressive variety of dance forms including: Jazz, Ballet, Ballroom, Modern, Contact Improv, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Irish, Latin,Egyptian Belly Dancing, and almost all South Asian Classical and popular dance forms, just to name a few.
With such an abundance of dance groups associated with Dancing Damsels, participation in the festival is a great opportunity for dance groups to promote their own work and ventures, and interact with other dancers and dance groups to forge collaborations.