The School of CCDT and the 509 DANCE building remain closed until further notice. As of Monday May 11th, SunDance and Ignite summer programs remain scheduled. Please see below for an update regarding SummerArts 2020. New updates or announcements will be posted to our website and social media channels.

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July 6-24, 2020

For ages 8 - 19

July 27 - August 1, 2020

For ages 15+

Summer Arts

August 4-8, 2020

For ages 4 - 8

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SunDance 2020

July 6-24
A three-week Dance Intensive for Ages 8-19


Join us for the 23rd edition of SunDance in association with the Royal Academy of Dance – the only summer intensive in the world to combine RAD Ballet and Limón Modern. With world-class instruction from leading dance artists from across the globe, this full-day, three week intensive provides young dancers ages 8-19 with the means to realize their artistic potential in a professional, interdisciplinary atmosphere at one of Canada's premier dance facilities.

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Ignite! 2020

July 26-31

Ignite! is an auditioned, one-week summer dance program about the creative process for emerging contemporary dance artists ages 15 and up - exploring different methods and approaches for dance-making. Through a series of classes, research labs and collaborative rehearsal experiences, the program aims to help artists understand a new scope of their own creative possibilities.

Application Deadlines:

Earlybird - April 24, 2020

Final - May 29, 2020


Summer Arts 2020

August 4-8

A one-week day camp for Ages 4-8


Monday May 11th - We have made the difficult decision not to move ahead with the planned in-studio SummerArts Program.

SummerArts programming will instead be offered online this August. Details to be announced!

Creative Movement

...brings play-dance from the living room to the studio without removing its spontaneity

Music Making

... Orff-based music program where kids experiment with and experience music of their own making

Visual Arts

...explores representation, abstraction, colour, and perspective through 2D and 3D art forms.

© 2020 The School of Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre

Serving the areas of Toronto, East Toronto, Cabbagetown, Corktown, Danforth East,  Riverdale, Leslieville, ​Beaches, East York, Scarborough, Leaside, North York, West Toronto

Offering some of the top dance classes for Kids in Preschool, Ballet, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre.