Learn more about 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! To learn more about the conference, read on!

Staging Sustainability: Arts, Community, Culture and Environment Conference

How can we produce art that reflects, celebrates, critiques and advances thecultural life of our community without contributing to the destruction ofthe setting that inspires these artistic endeavours?STAGING SUSTAINABILITY   Arts | Community | Culture |Environment<http://www.stagingsustainability.com/>An international conference in the Faculty of Fine Arts, York UniversityApril 20 - 22, 2011 | Toronto, Canada

Step Into Motion 2011 - Taking it to the Streets - Workshop For CODE members and Discounts

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The Dance Festival Step Into Motion will take place in Cornwall May 18th to the 21st 2011 and the theme is "Taking it to the streets".  The purpose of the Festival is to promote Dance in the schools and in the Eastern region of Ontario.  Discounts will be offered to all CODE members.

Save This Date! The 41st Annual CODE Conference, October 21st-23rd 2011, Blue Mountain Resort

You are cordially invited to The 41st Annual Council of Ontario Drama and Dance Educators’ Provincial Conference, at Blue Mountain Resorts, Blue Mountains, ON.Reach: Drama and Dance Beyond the Classroom will highlight the third strand of the expectations in the Ontario Arts Document. CODE, in partnership with the Ontario Arts Council, is delighted to be able to share and model artist, teacher, and community partnerships. Such partnerships not only enrich the educational experience of students but also the life of the community. . .

Learning Through the Arts Subsidies for Teachers

Leap Into ActionAccelerate your school achievement plan with a Learning Through the Arts Literacy, Math, or Media Literacy Program.$1,200 school subsidies available now!

Dreamwalker Dance Company | The Whole Shebang 2011: The Village March 11-12, 2011

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Performance this Friday & Saturday - March 11 & 12 at 8:30pm at the Enwave Theatre (Harbourfront Centre)

Shaw Festival Special Offer to CODE Conference 2010 Attendees!Members only

A Special Offer for CODE Conference Attendees!  As the Shaw Festival’s Artistic Director and as a parent, Jackie Maxwell understands the benefits of the arts in the lives of young people.  In celebration of our 50th Season, she would like to extend this special offer to your school in our exciting landmark 2011 season.

Rose Theatre in Brampton Teacher Preview Night

Rose Theatre in Brampton is offering a FREE sneak-peek at the upcoming Arts Adventures Season. This event will offer attending teachers the first opportunity to reserve seats for all school performances in the 2011-2012 season. We encourage you to bring along your teacher friends and perhaps introduce someone new to the theatre!

12th World Festival of Children's Theatre in Sydney, Australia

The International Amateur Theatre Association (IATA/AITA) is inviting groups to participate in the 12th World Festival of Children's Theatre, to be held in Sydney, Australia in the fall of 2012. . .

Creative Ideas for Play Creation and Rehearsal-a One-Day Workshop in Toronto Discount for CODE members!Members only

In the Fall, Julie Hartley (Director of Centauri Arts and Centauri Summer Arts Camp) ran a workshop for the CODE Conference based on a text book she is working on, which explores creative approaches to rehearsals and performance. The workshop was very well received, and has now been extended into a full day session which will take place in Toronto on Sunday April 10th.

New ETFO Publication: More Than a Play

The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO) has just released a drama resource called "More Than a Play". This resource is a collection of plays about the "isms" for junior/intermediate students.