Compagnie DansEncorps, founded in 1979, by choreographer and performer Chantal Cadieux, produces dance performances and many other professional performing art forms. For more than 40 years, the company has contributed to the flourishing of culture and the development of artistic tastes. DansEncorps functions with the core philosophy that dance should be accessible to all and that dancers should be able to make a living with the art form. Nationally and internationally renowned choreographers such as Crystal Pite, Hélène Blackburn, Serge Bennathan and Jackie Taffanel are regularly invited to create original works.
The Company, active in New Brunswick, Canada, and it's surrounding provinces, has been creating original content, signed by Chantal Cadieux, for youth as well as the general public since it's beginnings. Creation of new works and it's accessibility is at the heart of the company’s values.