World-renowned choreographer Debra Brown

Alumna Debra Brown, an Emmy Award winner and longtime principal choreographer for Cirque du Soleil, talks about what she learned as a dance student at York. Watch the video


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York Dance Ensemble

The YDE is the resident company of the Department of Dance. Click here for information on the ensemble's history, how to book a performance, and details on their current season. The most recent YDE production Precious Metals ran March 20-22, 2014.


Your Wellbeing at York U

York's Mental Health and Wellness website provides wellness tips, as well as information about resources, both on and off campus, that are available to provide support for members of the York community.


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Mary Fogarty

Mary Fogarty is a dance scholar and cultural sociologist with degrees in music, popular culture, and film studies. She specializes in researching the dance style known as breaking (or b-boying/b-girling). She is currently... more

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Holly Small

Holly Small is an award-winning dance artist and educator with a longstanding passion for interdisciplinary collaboration. Many of her works combine dance, live music, video and interactive new media. Her choreography,... more


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