2022 EVENT

The 2022 DCD Hall of Fame event, will be held at the Palais Royale Ballroom in Toronto on Oct 2nd, 4-8 pm. Produced yet again by the amazing Vickie Fagan, the event will feature:

  • A live ceremony spotlighting inductees and celebrity presenters hosted by singer/songwriter Micah Barnes
  • Sumptuous food and cocktail reception
  • A silent auction
  • Fabulous live performances by the current generation of elite dancers​
Micah Barnes
Singer/songwriter Micah Barnes
Photo: Liliana Reyes

The Dance Collection Danse Hall of Fame event honours and celebrates dynamic lifelong contributions to dance in Canada by some remarkable individuals. Honourees are associated with many dance disciplines – including jazz, contact improvisation, butoh, ballet, and modern. They include:

Evelyn Hart, C.C., O.M., F.R.S.C. 
Paul-André Fortier, O.C., O.Q.
Alejandro Ronceria
Robert Desrosiers
Barbara Bourget and Jay Hirabayashi
Vicki Adams Willis, Michèle Moss, Hannah Stilwell
William Boyle Award: David Y. H. Lui, C.M. 
Community Builder: The Honourable Margaret McCain, C.C., O.N.B.
Sandra Faire Next Generation Award: Rhodnie Désir
Trailblazers: Alison Sutcliffe, Kay Armstrong, and the Galway Sisters 

For those who can’t make it, we will be live streaming the event. Stay tuned for more details. As always, we look forward to sharing with you this recognition of the richness of our Canadian cultural heritage.