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  • 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.

  • 8 July 2016 - Summer Hollidays

    Our office will be closed for three weeks as of July 12th. We will be back on August 2nd, rested and ready to continue our busy 2016-2017 season! Have a good summer!

  • 1 June 2016 - Help us bring The Cicada and the Ant to China!

    The company has launched its first ever crowdfunding campaign! Support the international dissemination of our show The Cicada and the Ant, which will be presented on tour in China from July 13th to August 23rd. Your support is needed for the success of this six-week expedition to the Middle Kingdom!

    Contribute to our crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo >>

  • 24 May 2016 - A Third Tour in China for the Sursaut Dance Company

    Following the resounding successes of the 2012 and 2014 tours of At nightfall, the company will be off to China once again this summer for a six-week tour. The production The Cicada and the Ant will be presented in 13 Chinese cities, for a total of 16 shows between July 13th and August 23rd.

    Read the press release >>
    See the season calendar >>

  • 12 May 2016 - Registration is still open for this summer’s dance camp

    There are only 8 spots left for this summer’s dance camp! Registration is ongoing until June, don’t miss out, reserve your place today! From July 4th to 8th, the dance camp will allow youth to become familiar with movement in all of its forms as well as diving into the world of choreographic creation.

    For more information >>

    Download the registration form (in French only) >>

  • 29 April 2016 - International Dance Day

    Today we are celebrating International Dance Day! This year, Francine Châteauvert, the company’s artistic and general director had the honour of writing the Québec message.

    Read the message >>

  • 6 April 2016 - Creative Dance for Adults

    On April 23rd and 24th, Francine Châteauvert, the company’s artistic director, will be offering a Creative Dance for Adults workshop. A chance to take time to discover the joy of movement and its benefits, emphasizing each individual’s creativity.

    For more information >>

  • 22 March 2016 - Registration Begins for the Summer 2016 Dance Camp

    Registration for the 11th edition of the dance camp has now begun. Aimed at youth 6 years old and up, the camp will take place from July 4th to 8th 2016. For more information, consult the Summer Dance Camp section.

  • 11 March 2016 - The Cicada and the Ant in Gatineau

    This Sunday, March 13th at 3:00 p.m., The Cicada and the Ant will be presented at the Salle Odyssée at the Maison de la culture de Gatineau. This family matinée will be the final show of the season for this production.

  • 8 March 2016 - Training Classes with Emmanuelle Le Phan

    On March 10th and 11th, professional dancers in the region will have the chance to train with Emmanuelle Le Phan, who proposes a technique that includes a mix of several influences converging into a strong and precise dance. A mix of concepts from breaking, popping and contemporary dance will be the foundation of each exercise. View the detailed class schedule.