Be a Part of the 47th Annual CODE Conference - Claiming Our Voices

CODE is thrilled to announce that the 2017 Conference page is live and accepting registrations for the 47th Annual Conference, Claiming Our Voices.  From October 13-15, Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ontario will become the place to be for drama and dance educators and artists!The vision of the conference is to celebrate, inspire and learn about the diverse voices that make up our drama and dance community. We have artists, educators and academics from diverse backgrounds sharing their dance and drama work around equity issues, arts advocacy, teacher and student wellness and the lenses which shape understanding.  To learn more about the conference, read on!

Spotlight on Artist Diana Tso and her new play Comfort: Women's Rights Through Theatre

Theatre artist Diana Tso is a presenter at this year’s CODE Conference and playwright of Comfort, an important new production coming to Toronto this November. As a theatre artist, the stage is Diana’s platform to speak out creatively and publicly in advocating art for change, women’s human rights, healing and reconciliation within our global community. 

Dance Like you Used To!

Rainbow District School Board Arts Education Consultant and Dance Educator, Emily Caruso Parnell on demystifying dance, reminding us that movement is universal. 

David Booth in Conversation

Q and A with Drama educator and innovator, David Booth.

Standby Cue one and two... Mirvish and Shaw discounts for CODE Conference Delegates

This year's CODE Conference has not one, but TWO fantastic theatrical partners: Mirvish Productions and the Shaw Festival

Full of Possibility and Without Boundaries

CODE Board Member Cameron Ferguson on her work with James Croker and Motus O Dance Theatre

New research supports the power of using Drama and Dance to teach Math!

Report from the Washington Post and CODE Resources you can use in the Fall!

Ontario Teachers' Federation Summer Institutes

Interested in Professional Development this summer? Opportunities to enhance your practice as an arts educator are available across the province through OTF - including offerings by CODE!

Additional Qualification (AQ) Courses in Ontario this summer! Why an AQ? Read on!

Up your Drama and Dance Game with an AQ! Looking for new ways to bring drama and dance into your classroom?  Why not take or continue your professional development in dance and drama by enrolling in one of the many Additional Qualification courses offered this summer?  There are so many benefits of taking an AQ and we at CODE thought we would highlight a few. 

Teacher Day at Shaw Festival

Tags: Drama, Event
May 6th was Spring Teacher Day at the Shaw Festival. This exciting day of inspiring workshops was led by top artists in the areas of playwriting, movement, musical theatre and literary connections with Alice in Wonderland. Participants chose two workshops for the day. Our Northern Reps - Cheri-Anne Byrne and Jennfier Giancola were there! Find out about their day!Join us in this serene setting at White Oaks Resort and Spa Oct 21-23, 2016 when CODE partners with Shaw at our Annual Conference! www.codeconferences.ca