March 18, 2024

2024-25 Application Updates

Thank you for Applying to New Works' Call for Applications 2024-25! In January 2024 we opened our call for applications to All Over The Map performance opportunities (8 spots), Studio and Theatre Residencies (2 spots), and our Summer Production Internship (1 spot). Over one month we received 71 applications, double as many as we received last year! Thank you once again to every artist who took the time to apply; we carefully read and considered every application and appreciated the opportunity to get to know you and your work a little bit better.
December 15, 2023

Call for Applications

New Works invites expressions of interest from dance and movement artists to participate in our 2024-25 season of performance, residency, and learning opportunities. Apply to perform at All Over The Map on Granville Island; to be an Artist in Residence in the studio or theatre; or to join the New Works team as the Summer Production Intern. All applications due 31 January 2024.
November 1, 2023

Cohort 2024

The New Works Cohort Program is a 5-month long program offering both mentorship and coaching about the business aspect of dance. It aims to provide learning and guided experience towards independent artists' knowledge and stability within the dance art sector. New Works Cohort Program 2024 applications are now closed. Successful applicants will be notified by Dec 1st.
November 1, 2023

NW In Practice

NW In Practice is a professional development series for dance teacher and leaders to gather and engage in critical conversation around the practice of teaching dance. This season, the series will focus on addressing and supporting needs in community driven spaces through a diversity of topics and angles.
September 5, 2023

Creative Exchange Project Announcement

We are excited to share that CanDance members New Works, The Dance Centre and the National Arts Centre, are partnering to facilitate and host a Creative Exchange Project between All Bodies Dance Project and dance artist Adam Warren, both located in Vancouver, and Propeller Dance in Ottawa.
August 30, 2023

Apply: XR Coordinator

Project Goals: Over the course of the season the XR Program Coordinator will have the opportunity to hone their skills as a program designer, gain confidence overseeing a team, and develop expertise negotiating and stewarding valuable partner relationships. "Program development will include identifying and implementing community support, artist support and educational and skill building opportunities. In addition, an essential part of this role is planting seeds, building relationships and researching resources to continue building the program into our next season."
July 27, 2020

Summer Dance & Music Event, August 23, 2020

New Works and CMHC Granville Island Present: Summer Dance & Music Event on Granville Island! Sunday, August 23, 2020  1:00 p.m. : Afro Van Connect   […]
September 14, 2020

Afro Van Connect, August 23, 2020

Afro Van Connect performed at New Work’s and CMHC Granville Island’s Summer Dance and Music Event on August 23, 2020 at Ron Basford Park in Vancouver. […]
September 14, 2020

FakeKnot, August 23, 2020

FakeKnot performed a work in progress of “whip” at New Work’s and CMHC Granville Island’s Summer Dance and Music Event on August 23, 2020 at Ron […]
September 14, 2020

Farnaz Ohadi Cuadro, August 23, 2020

Farnaz Ohadi Cuadro performed Persian Flamenco at New Work’s and CMHC Granville Island’s Summer Dance and Music Event on August 23, 2020 at Ron Basford Park […]
September 21, 2020

Dancers of Damelahamid Spirit and Tradition November 23-30, 2020

Thank you! Thank you to the artists, to all who watched the performances, to those who donated, to those who took part in our social media […]