In The Spotlight
Video message: Amber Funk Barton - International Dance Day
Artist-in-Residence: Justine A. Chambers
Member Spotlight: The Biting School
Scotiabank Dance Centre opened in 2001 in downtown Vancouver, a purpose-built facility for a diverse dance community. Our building has seven studios with sprung floors, including a black box performance and production space, available for rent for rehearsals, classes, workshops, performances and special events.
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What's On: Classes and Events at Scotiabank Dance Centre
SOULdiers photo Chris Randle
Find out how you can support the work of The Dance Centre and help us build and sustain a healthy dance sector in BC: make a donation, join our Choreographer's Circle, support an Endowment or Fund, leave a gift in your will, or volunteer.
Established in 1986 as a resource centre for the dance profession and the public in British Columbia, The Dance Centre has grown into a multifaceted organization offering a range of activities unparalleled in Canadian dance.
Our goal is to support the development of a vibrant dance scene in BC and increase the profile of dance, by providing resources and services for the dance profession; presenting programs and events for artists and a broad public; operating Scotiabank Dance Centre, Canada's flagship dance facility; and promoting BC dance.
The Dance Centre produces the bimonthly publication Dance Central, and occasional booklets of dance writing.
Read our 2015-2016 season brochure online.