Kate Alton

Kate is an acclaimed award winning Canadian dancer and choreographer who has performed on stages around the globe. She is a former member of Toronto Dance Theatre and is Artistic Director of Crooked Figure Dances. Her work has been presented across Canada and in Europe. Highlights from recent years include performing James Kudelka’s works In Paradisum and 15 Heterosexual Duets for Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie in China, Mongolia, the USA and Canada, and choreography and performance in firstthingsfirst productions’ sell-out shows Namesake and Namesake:Three. Kate was choreographer and co-creator/director with Ross Manson of the critically acclaimed dance and sound poetry production The Four Horsemen Project, which garnered four Dora Mavor Moore awards including Best Direction by Kate and Ross Manson and toured nationally and internationally.