Would you like to join the Svitanok Ukrainian Dance Ensemble?
We welcome and encourage experienced dancers to come and experience a rehearsal!
Rehearsals take place twice a week at The School of Dance in Ottawa. The Ensemble has performed at different locations in Canada and abroad, and it continues to proudly represent Ottawa's Ukrainian and dance communities. For more information about becoming a Svitanok Ensemble dancer, send us a message.
Recent Svitanok Performances
Svitanok performs at a wide variety of events, from weddings and festivals to galas and concerts. Here are some of the Ensemble's recent pre-pandemic performances:
2020 Ottawa Malanka (Ukrainian Banquet and Convention Hall)
World Multicultural Festival (Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park)
The Great India Festival (Ottawa City Hall)
Capital Ukrainian Festival (Grounds of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine)
Wedding (Ottawa Art Gallery)
40 Years! - 2019 OSUD full-length concert (Centrepointe Studio Theatre)
Holiday Traditions Around the World concert (National Arts Centre - Southam Hall, with the NAC Orchestra)
Wedding (Château Laurier)
Family Adventures with the NAC Orchestraconcert series (National Arts Centre)
A Day in Ukraine - Ottawa Welcomes the World (Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park)
Opening of the Canadian History Hall (Canadian Museum of History)