Announcements

Intersection, Drama & Resistance: A Conference for Emerging Drama in Education Scholars & Practitioners

Sunday, June 4th 12-4PM Young People’s Theatre (YPT)We live in a time where many young people are experiencing precariousness, dispossession, and fears for the future. In this historical moment, we see an enlivening social response to structural injustice that is led by and particularly involves youth. This conference aims to examine current complex local, national, and global issues through dramatic work with youth. Find out more about the call for papers!

CODE Regional Forums

CODE is excited to share new Forum groups for members to connect with drama and dance educators in your region and your regional rep. Read more to get connected!

Come Out and Play! An Inside Look at the PLAY Symposium

This spring the 14th World Festival of Children’s Theatre will take place for the first time on North American soil, and in addition to showcasing performances from children around the world, it will provide the educational community with its own event: the PLAY! Symposium, taking place from 10-12 June, 2016 at the University of Waterloo Stratford Campus.

NYU Steinhardt Call for Proposals!

New York University Forum on Educational Theatre call for Proposals - Deadline January 15, 2016!

Free show tickets, tours and workshops offered by Theatre @York!

York University offers teachers and their students the chance to see a matinée performance, have a tour and participate in a workshop free of charge. 

World Festival of Children's Theatre - Updates!

PLAY! A Symposium, is for Festival theatre practitioners, academics, parents, researchers, teachers, students, community leaders, health-care workers, gamers -anyone eager to explore play, either through the lens of children's theatre or as a significant human activity. A Resource Fair will also be part of the Symposium, which will take place at the beautiful University of Waterloo Stratford campus.

Free Prologue Children's Festival

From our friends at Prologue to the Performing Arts:Prologue Children's Festival: May 25 at the YPT!A smorgasbord of FREE, family fun will be served up Monday May 25 at 7 p.m., when the Prologue Children’s Festival for the Arts presents a jaw-dropping variety of award-winning Canadian talent at Young People’s Theatre! 

Happy International Dance Day!

April 29th is International Dance Day! Since 1982, this worldwide event has helped to raise the profile of Dance as an important performing art in all corners of the world. REcognised by UNESCO, World Dance Day events are happening around the world. Tell CODE what you're doing to celebrate! Send photos and information to publications@code.on.ca to be included in an upcoming post. 

Dance is Elementary to Education

CODE Secretary Clyre Lyndley published an article in the Spring 2015 edition of ETFO Voice.