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Contemporary Cuban Dance Company

PRESERVING THE ROOTS OF AFRO-CUBAN CULTURE

THROUGH CONTEMPORARY DANCE FOR 21 YEARS!

OUR MISSION: TO ADVOCATE FOR DIVERSITY, MULTICULTURALISM AND SOCIAL ISSUES.

Our works are based on the intimate investigation of human emotions, African roots and Cuban cultural tradition and heritage featuring creations of Artistic Director José Angel Carret and other choreographers.

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  WINTER TEADE CANADA 2024

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February 19- 24, 2024

  13th edition of our International Dance Event TEADE 2024!!!

 

 WINTER TEADE 2024 is open for professional dancers and students (13+ years old)

12 diverse workshops  in the morning with guest master teachers from Canada and abroad

  
 

 PLUS our 3rd International Contemporary Dance Choreographic Competition for Professional dancers and students division. 

 Dates February 22-23 at The Winchester Street Theatre in Toronto, Canada

 

Competition AWARDS:

$1000 AWARD for  Outstanding  professional division choreography.

$500 AWARD for Outstanding performance in the profesional division.

$300 AWARD  for Outstanding choreography in the student division.

 2 privates classes for  Outstanding performance in  the student division

 

SPECIAL DISCOUNT for groups of 8+ dancers. 

SPECIAL DISCOUNT for professional dancers.

 Master  Classes from Monday February 19-22

                  (10 am -1:30pm )

We are also offering the opportunity to perform on  February 22 and 23 to all participants

Showcase & Competition will take place  at the Winchester  Street Theatre  Thursday February  22 -23  at 8 pm

 

 Email  to teadecuba@gmail.com

 for  more information.

A unique  week long  multicultural, diverse and unique networking Dance  Event 

    REGISTER NOW !!

    

   Special discount for professionals dancers

  Drop in full day of classes are available!

         

            Email: teadecuba@gmail.com 

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TEADE participation also acts as  an AUDITION to enter our FULL TIME POST SECONDARY  DANCE TRAINING PROGRAM at  TCDC (The Carret Dance Conservatory) Classical  or Contemporary Division with CID- UNESCO certification. TCDC’s  professional  training program is  an intensive and  personalized training for those dancers who are interested  in becoming a professional dancer.

  • 12 Diverse dance workshops taught by international renowned guest teachers of Ballet, Modern & Contemporary  Dance, Popular Cuban Dances and Folklore.

  • 3 classes per day including; Ballet, Contemporary, African Dance, Flamenco , Cuban Contemporary, Cuban Popular Dance, Afro- Caribbean Contemporary, Jazz.

  • Choreographic Workshops

  • Showcases highlighting excerpts of work by guest dance companies

  • Dancer Health Workshop and Conference

 Master Classes Fees

   Students: ( 13 years up)                                                         Professional Dancers

12 Classes   CAD $240 USD $175                                   12 Classes  215   CAD $USD $155

                            

     Drop in class $25 CAD $18 USD                                    Drop in class $20 CAD $15 USD

*  EXTRA classes for those participants who wish to AUDITION for  TCDC full -time training program.  Email  for complete information.*  

                                 Special  discount  for groups of 8 dancers + if they are  coming from the same school or company.

   COMPETITION FEES 

Students  Fee per entry $40 CAD ----Professional Dancers fee per entry $20 

 Full fee for WINTER TEADE 2024 

Students $380 ---- Professional Dancers $335

 Drop in  Master Class: $18 Profesional Dancers - $25 Students 

 This full fee includes:

12 Master Classes

2 performances (opening and closing gala)  to represent  country and dance style.

Diploma of participation

Trip to Niagara Falls  & dinner ( $100 ) included in the fee.

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 2022 Second TEADE  International Contemporary Dance Choreographic Competition

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE PARTICIPANTS OF OUR INTERNATIONAL DANCE COMPETITION!!

 

PROFESSIONAL DIVISION  WINNERS

$1,000 PRIZE  Outstanding Choreography  Award  winner

                  SHAMEKA BLAKE

$300 PRIZE  Outstanding Performance Award winner

                    ONIJA BENNETT

       

STUDENT DIVISION WINNERS

$300 PRIZE Outstanding Choreography Award winner

 NASIRIYAH HAMILTON ( ETOBICOKE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS)

Outstanding Performance award winner  AJANI HASTINGS

SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD

 Martina Fortunato and Academia Scarpette Rosa from Italy.

 

 

 

                                    

Featured Videos - TEADE 2021

Suma Nair, guest choreographer
Sampradaya Dance Creations

Patrick Parson, guest choreographer
Ballet Creole

Nicola Pantin, guest choreographer
George Brown College Faculty

Mafa Makhubalo, guest choreographer
Mafa Dance Village

Johanna Bergfelt, guest dancer
Toronto Dance Theatre School

Carmen Romero, guest choreographer
Compania Carmen Romero,

Ingrid Diaz Cespedes, guest choreographer Decidedly Jazz Dance Works PTP Assistant 

Xavier Tu, guest choreographer
Artistic Director, The Renegades