Would you like to join the Svitanok Ukrainian Dance Ensemble?
We welcome and encourage new dancers to come out and experience a practice!
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 community and dance community.
For more information about becoming a member, send us a message.
Recent Svitanok Performances
Svitanok performs at a wide variety of events, from weddings and festivals to conventions and galas. Here are some of the Ensemble's recent performances:
Family Adventures with the NAC Orchestraconcert series (National Arts Centre, January 13, 2018)
Wedding - Melania and Charles (National Art Gallery, November 18, 2017)
A Day in Ukraine - Ottawa Welcomes the World (Ottawa 2017) (Aberdeen Pavillion, Lansdowne Park, August 24, 2017)
Capital Ukrainian Festival (Grounds of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine, July 21-23, 2017)
Opening of the Canadian History Hall (Canadian Museum of History, July 1, 2017)
The Wonder of Today - 2017 Full-length Concert (Centrepointe Studio Theatre, June 3, 2017)
ZABAVA150, SUSK congress (May 6, 2017, Lago Bar and Grill - Dow's Lake Pavilion)
Ottawa Malanka Banquet (January 14, 2017)
Ottawa School of Ukrainian Dance Winter Celebration (The School of Dance, December 4, 2016)
Ukrainian Canadian Congress - Ottawa Branch 75 & 125 Anniversary Gala (Westin Hotel Downtown Ottawa, November 17, 2016)
Capital Ukrainian Festival Volunteer Appreciation Night (September 28, 2016)
Montreal Ukrainian Festival (September 10, 2016)
Capital Ukrainian Festival (Grounds of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine, July 23 and 24, 2016)
Wolaniuk Wedding (Wakefield, Quebec, July 9, 2016)