Manitoba/New Brunswick/Quebec
Creative Residency

The Manitoba/New Brunswick/Quebec Creative Residency program is a partnership among the three provinces. It is a multidisciplinary program that allows professional Manitoba artists to undertake a one to three-month creation-based or professional development residency in New Brunswick or Quebec.


October 19 – November 6: Alexandra Elliott embarks on a self-directed residency at Centre Q in Quebec

At-Your-Own-Risk-(NO-TEXT)-copyBorn and raised in Winnipeg, Alexandra Elliott is a dedicated contemporary dancer and choreographer who began her training at The School of Contemporary Dancers at the age of four. She graduated from The School of Contemporary Dancers Senior Professional Program and received a BA Honours Degree in Dance from the University of Winnipeg in 2004. Alexandra was a company dancer for four years with Ruth Cansfield Dance before joining the Young Lungs Dance Exchange to pursue choreography where she stayed for seven years. Alexandra is now the Artistic Director of Alexandra Elliott Dance.

Read more about Alexandra and her residency project.

Past grant recipients:

Freya Olafson
Andrew Milne

Ray Fenwick

Heidi Philips
Robert Taite
J.J. Kegan McFadden

Christine Fellows
Amir Amiri
Leah Decter

Florian Vorreiter
Liam Caines
Les Surveillantes
Michael Dudeck

Emilie Lemay
Denise Préfontaine