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Toronto’s Dora Mavor Moore Award Winners Announced

Like so many other events, the forty-first annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards found themselves right in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

The National Ballet of Canada Met With Dancer Nicholas Rose After He Called Out the Company on Instagram

In the wake of protests over police brutality and systemic racism, Rose told the company to “do better.”

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Connecting With a Classic

By Nicole Decsey

Ratmansky’s choreography is cutting edge while keeping the classical beauty of the ballet alive.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Rivalling the Classics

By Thomas Dobronyi

Commissioned for the National Ballet’s sixtieth anniversary, Ratmansky’s production has since become a touring showpiece for the company, earning its place alongside more canonical versions.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Everything That Rises Must Converge

By Marie Trotter

Leap day reliably recurs once every four years, but the National Ballet’s mixed program Angels’ Atlas with Chroma & Marguerite and Armand was an even rarer temporal event in our journey around the sun. The February 29 opening of this eccentric program was an evening of stylistic whiplash never to be seen again.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

When Stars Collide

By Joshua Chong

A homecoming, a tantalizing taster and a farewell celebration highlighted The National Ballet of Canada’s triple bill, which opened at the Four Seasons Centre on February 29.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

On the Edge of Our Seats for the Retelling of a Classic Myth

By Leah Borts-Kuperman

In Orpheus Alive, the audience members are gods; we’re pulled into the story and cast as divine judges in the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Orpheus Redux

By Rebecca Flemister

The National Ballet of Canada offers a glimpse of both ballet’s past and promising future in the company premiere of George Balanchine’s Chaconne, paired with the world premiere of Robert Binet’s Orpheus Alive.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Twisted Sisterhood

By Jane Coombs

There’s a beautiful peasant girl, a handsome count and a waltz-happy village overflowing with wine. But one fatal lie lurks beneath this Cinderella story.

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Meryem Alaoui, Robert Stephen, The National Ballet of Canada

Meeting Pointe

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
April 14 avril 2019
3:00 | 15:00
Ballet

 

Tracing The Steps: Celebrating Les Ballets Russes & The Nijinskys

Screening | Visionnement

ON
November 17 novembre 2017
7:00 | 19:00
Ballet

The National Ballet of Canada

Romeo and Juliet

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
November 25-5 décembre 2015
Ballet

The National Ballet of Canada

The Winter's Tale

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
November 14-22 novembre 2015
Ballet

Amy Bowring

Grassroots Archiving Workshop

Workshop | Classe

Toronto ON
May 27 mai 2013
9:00 | 9:00
Various

YOU Dance

YOU Dance: Mixed Program

Performance | Spectacle

Thunder Bay ON
March 30 mars 2011
Ballet

YOU Dance

YOU Dance: Mixed Program

Performance | Spectacle

Parry Sound ON
April 13 avril 2011
Ballet

 
The National Ballet of Canada

The Nutcracker

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
December 10, 2011-3 janvier 2012
Various dates and times
Ballet

 
The National Ballet of Canada

Romeo and Juliet

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
November 16-27 novembre 2011
Tues-Sat | mardi-samedi
Ballet

The National Ballet of Canada

MAD HOT Wonderland

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
June 21 juin 2011
Ballet

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