Author: Jessica Runge

Uncollected Works

Thank you to those of you who came out to see my solo, Uncollected Works. Houses were full to the brim, audiences were warm and responses were overwhelmingly positive: “I was deeply moved.” “An artistic accomplishment.”  “Beautiful vulnerability and transparency of expression.” Uncollected Works traverses…

Pre-school Dance Classes

Classes start again in the winter of 2020. Fridays at 3:30 – 4:15pm @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103. January 24 – March 13 inclusive. $110 for 8 classes.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate…

Classes for JK & SK Children

Register now for winter 2020. Fridays at 4:15pm – 5:00pm OR Saturdays 9:15 – 10:00am @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103. January 24 – March 14. $110 for 8 classes.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate…

Classes for Grade 1 & 2 Children

Classes start again in the winter 2020. Fridays at 5:15 – 6:00pm OR Saturdays 10:00 – 10:45am @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103. January 24 – March 14. $110 for 8 classes.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students…

Classes for Children in Grades 3 & 4

Register now for winter 2020. Fridays at 6:00 – 6:45pm @ Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., #103. January 24 – March 13. $110 for 8 classes.  In a fun, inclusive class led by award-winning professional Canadian dance-artist Jessica Runge, students learn age-appropriate dance and choreography skills that…

2017-18 in review

2017-18 season brought so many blessings: I was honoured to receive Dora nominations for my performances of dances by Peggy Baker, Michelle Silagy, and Lynda Hill; I was able to work with students in six downtown Toronto Schools through the Ontario Arts Council’s Artists in…

“Flying Hearts” at the 2018 Wee Festival

“Flying Hearts”–a wonderfully fun imaginary trip through a day two friends spend together–met with a warm reception from full houses at the 2018 WEEFesival. This new movement theatre piece for young and special needs audiences, was created at Theatre Direct with choreographer Michelle Silagy, Director Lynda…