Montréal based transdisciplinary artist, George Stamos, has maintained a dynamic career across Canada and internationally since 1993. He is currently the Artistic and Pedagogical Associate of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre and the Artistic Director/Choreographer/Director of ongoing projects in Montréal.
George's expertise includes a wide range of contemporary dance practices, with particular competency in diversity and inclusion. Known as a talented performer, teacher, and choreographer, George is a filmmaker featured at international festivals and a published writer. George has also project-managed and directed over fifty research/creation and production processes, achieving success in the Americas and Europe across his vibrant career.
In 2009 and 2017, George was a resident artist at the Baryshnikov Arts Centre in New York and from 2012 to 2015 at Agora de la Danse in Montréal. In 2013, he received the prestigious McKnight Fellowship for International Choreographers Award and, in 2016, the Dancer Transition Resource Centre's Founder's Award. Throughout his prolific career, his projects have received support from The Canada Council For the Arts, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec and Conseil des arts de Montréal.