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  • 24 March 2017 - Registration is now open for the 12th edition of the Dance day camp! 

    Offered from July 3rd to 7th 2017, the Summer Dance Camp invites participants to plunge into the world of movement, through various dance and creation workshops. Throughout the week, the participants are led in the creation of short choreographies which will be presented to the public at the end of the camp. Hurry, places are limitied!

    Registration form >>

  • 10 March 2017 - The Cicada and the Ant ends this years touring season in Quebec!

    After some thirty performances on the road this year in China and across Canada, the production The Cicada and the Ant ends the season in style with five performances in Quebec; March 14th at the Théâtre Lionel-Groulx in Sainte-Thérèse, March 15th and 16th at  l’Espace-Théâtre in Mont-Laurier, and March 20th at the Théâtre Palace in Granby! Consult the calendar for details.

  • 27 February 2017 - Dance and Other Delights | Fundraising

    The Sursaut Dance Company invites you to take part in its fundraising event Dance and Other Delights, an epicurian evening of artistic and gustatory pleasures, hosted by Sylvain Dodier, with the presence of Louise Lecavalier, choreographer and dancer of international renown. Performances, music, wine, local gastronomy… Delights to enjoy in all conviviality! And why not let loose a few dance steps!

    April 12th, 2017, 5:30 PM
    Centre des arts de la scène Jean-Besré, Sherbrooke
    Ticket : $125,00 (A receipt in the amount of $100,00 for tax purpose will be issued)

    Donation and reservation form >>

  • 11 January 2017 - The Cicada and the Ant on tour in Ontario

    On the road again to launch 2017! The production The Cicada and the Ant will be on tour in Ontario from January 25th through February 8th with performances at the Flato Markham Theatre (Markham), at the Meadowvale Theatre (Mississauga), at the Rose Theatre (Brampton) and at the First Ontario Performing Arts Centre (St-Catharines). Consult our calendar to see more details.

  • 22 December 2016 - Happy Holidays!

    The Sursaut Dance Company wishes you all a very happy holiday season and a wonderful year in 2017! May this festive time of year be filled with light and warmth! Please note that our offices will be closed from December 24th to January 9th inclusively.

  • 21 November 2016 - The Cicada and the Ant in Sherbrooke for one performance!

    After touring in China this summer and in Western Canada this fall, The Cicada and the Ant will stop briefly at the Centre culturel at the University of Sherbrooke in December for a school matinee that is also open to the general public. An opportunity that is not to be missed to (re)discover this production!

    December 6th 2016, 10:00 a.m.
    Centre culturel, University of Sherbrooke
    $10 / ticket (+tax)
    By reservation only: 819-822-8912

  • 10 November 2016 - Training classes with Heidi Strauss

    The company is pleased to welcome for the second consecutive year choreographer and dancer Heidi Strauss, who will be offering classes in Sherbrooke from November 21st to December 2nd. Her classes received rave reviews last year, with participants asking for her to be invited back!

    See the full description and detailed class schedule >>

  • 13 October 2016 - The Cicada and the Ant in Western Canada

    After two performances at the Yukon Arts Centre in Whitehorse on October 11th and 12th, the company is headed to Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, to present The Cicada and the Ant at the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre on October 15th at 7:30 p.m. The final stop on the Western Canadian tour will be on Sunday, October 23rd at the University Centre Farquhar Auditorium in Victoria, British Columbia.

  • 14 September 2016 - The Sursaut Dance Company Maintains its Momentum for the 2016-2017 Season

    Back from a six-week tour in China this summer, the Sursaut Dance Company pursues its 2016-2017 season and will be back on the road again this fall with the production The Cicada and the Ant, which will be presented throughout Canada this year. Some fifteen shows will be presented in The Yukon, Northwest Territories, British Columbia, Ontario and Québec!

    Read the press release >>

  • 23 August 2016 - Training Classes

    The company is happy to announce that training classes for dance professionals will be offered once again in 2016-2017 at the Centre des arts de la scène Jean-Besré! Sara Hanley, Heidi Strauss, Louise Lecavalier and Lina Cruz will be teaching classes and workshops in collaboration with the Regroupement québécois de la danse and L’Artère in Quebec City and thanks to the financial support of Emploi-Québec and the CQRHC.

    The first classes of the season will take place from September 19th to 23rd 2016 to with Sara Hanley. For more information on these classes click here.