Annual New Dance Festival returns to St. John’s

ST. JOHN’S, NL — The annual Festival of New Dance returns to St. John’s in September with a captivating lineup of artists from across Canada.

The 31st Dance Festival, scheduled for September 29-October 8, showcases captivating and provocative contemporary works by local and out-of-province dance and interdisciplinary artists.

This year’s festival will feature performances by Kittiwake Dance Theatre, Ballet Kelowna and Benjamin Kamino, among many others.

The festival will also include workshops, film screenings, creative forums, post-show talks, a cabaret, receptions and a closing party.

More information and tickets will be available soon and online.


A complete list of local and out-of-province artists presented at the 31st Festival de nouvelle danse:

  • Kelowna Ballet.
  • Kittiwake Dance Theater.
  • Benjamin Kamino.
  • EBNFLOH.
  • Mark Bain.
  • Karen Fennell.
  • East Coast Rhythm Project.
  • Rukshana Sundar.
  • Christopher House.
  • Katie Ward Company.
  • Shannon Litzenberger.
  • Daina Ashbee.
  • Hilary Knee.
  • Josh Murphy.
  • Candice Pique.
  • Lois Brown.
  • Yvonne Ng / Tiger Princess Dance Projects.
  • Caroline Niklas Gordon.
  • Philip McDermott.
  • Miami Minx.
  • Manny Dingo.
  • Mya Foxx.
  • garbagefile.
  • Louise Moye.
  • Boy found.
  • New dance.
  • Thea Patterson.

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