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Peggy Baker

Kaeja Projects: Xtraordinary TO Dances: Moments in Reel Time (2017) Xtraordinary TO Dances: Solo Dance Xchange (2018); Kaeja's Dance Ontario Lifetime Achievement Award Celebration (2020)

Peggy Baker is one of Canada's most celebrated and influential dance artists, respected as a performer in the work of esteemed Canadian and American creators; as an educator in important dance programs throughout North America; and as a choreographer of poetic and visually striking works for her Toronto based company, Peggy Baker Dance Projects. Artist-in-Residence at Canada's National Ballet School, Ms. Baker's many honours include the Order of Canada, the Governor General's Award, the Premier's Award, the Carsen Prize, Honorary Doctorates from York and the University of Calgary, a 2017 Bogliasco Foundation fellowship, and five Doras.