What We’re Up To

Artists as Agents of Change

SQx has been selected to present at TransCultural Exchange’s 2018 International Conference on Opportunities in the Arts, Exploring New Horizons.  We will be presenting in the panel discussion, “Artists as Agents of Change,”  alongside  Moderator: Roger Colombik, Artist and Professor, Texas State University Jerolyn Bahm-Colombik, Artist Claire Anna Watson, Curator, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre; and Board Member, Public Galleries Association of...

Castlegar-Area Woman Behind Dance Charity Receives Recognition

In the News!  Thank-You Chelsea Novak for the fantastic article! We're thrilled about the positive recognition we have received, and we look forward to continuing to serve in-need, rural, and remote communities across Canada for years to come. More information about Interactive Dance Awareness here.         ...

South Slocan Dance Company Provides Empowering Program

In The Valley Voice!  Thank-You Jan McMurray for the great article!  We're on Page 11. We use dance to work with youth-at-risk and rural communities to deliver a process-based learning program where SQx artists use rigorous physical activity and imagination to promote Fitness Friendship Anti-bullying Anti-racism Cooperation Fair-play Creativity Character building Teamwork Development of cognitive functions through complex tasks and exercises Physical Literacy Interactive...

Dance Empowers Students & Project Participants

In the News!  Thank-you so much Esme Mills for the beautiful article! We're incredibly proud of our 2017 Job Creation Partnership Participants and the program that we delivered with their relentless support and dedication this season. And Shaenna is back with us for next season! She has become a shining star in our organization.  We are continually impressed with her progress and willingness...

Audition Notice: Deadline Extended

We are recruiting to hire 3 entry level dancers for our Award Winning Interactive Dance Awareness Program (2018 Season). Dancers must be available for the entire contract:  Mid-April - June 22 & Mid-August to December, 21, 2018. We provide all internal accommodation, travel, and food, but dancers must provide their own transportation for rehearsal process to Big Red Cats at Red Mountain...

The Glamorous Life of SQx School Tours

OK, we love what we do. But sometimes, after running around all day—everyday—we just need a nap. Even if it’s on the auditorium floor.  ...

SQx Auditions this Weekend in Montreal

With the kind support of Ecole de danse contemporaine de Montreal, SQx Dance Company, is looking to hire 3 entry level dancers for its 2017 Interactive Dance Awareness Program. When Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 10 AM - 2 PM Where Ecole de Contemporaine Danse de Montreal 1435, De Bleury Street, Édifice Wilder, Suite 600 Montreal, QC H3A 2H7 What We’re Looking For Recent graduates / graduating students...

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Surrey Social Innovation Summit | Carmen Moreira, Panelist

Due to the ongoing program delivery of our Community Training & Performance Programs in SD36 - Surrey and across Western Canada, Carmen has been invited to the third annual Social Innovation Summit as a panelist speak.   The event will be held in Surrey, BC this coming November. Discussion topics include Social and Economic Inclusion Social Procurement Safe and Inclusive Cities ...

Job Creation Partnership – Interactive Dance Coordinator-Presenters

In collaboration with funding support from the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation, we are looking for 3 young people in need of professional development, employment training, work-experience, and / or leadership development. Those interested must have been in the WorkBC database within the past 5 years and have Been on EI in the past 5 years or are on...

SQx Auditions in Toronto

With the kind support of Ryerson University, SQx Dance Company, is looking to hire entry level dancers for its 2017 Interactive Dance Awareness Program. When Monday, April 24th, 2017 at 12:00 - 4:00 PM Where Studio 1, Lower Level at 345 Yonge Street (entrance on east side of street), Toronto, ON What We’re Looking For Recent graduates / graduating students who have the excellent ability...