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Toronto Chinese Dance Company


The Toronto Chinese Dance Company is a professional dance company that performs Classical, Folk, and Contemporary Chinese Dance.

Artistic Director Yan Lam created this vibrant company in 1996 for the purpose of keeping the ancient arts of China alive in a new land, while providing opportunities for artistic growth through inventive choreography within the traditions. Since then, the company has found a following in Toronto, as well as Ottawa and Montreal, for its fascinating mix of old and new.

The Toronto Chinese Dance Company is an Ontario registered non-profit arts organization with goals:

  1. to contribute to the artistic and creative growth of Chinese dance as an art form while maintaining its cultural authenticity
     
  2. to increase public understanding and appreciation of Chinese dance through high calibre performances delivered to diverse audiences
     
  3. to provide talented dance artists with choreographic outlets and live performance opportunities in professional settings
     

The Company has performed at First Night Toronto, Arts Week, Dance Weekend, National Ballet's Chance To Dance, Asian Heritage Festival, Caravan, CNE . Please Click Here for a list of our Company Productions.