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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.

 
Emerging Arts Critics Programme

Ghosts of the Past

By Arlan Vriens

Hot on the heels of Halloween, The National Ballet of Canada’s Giselle delivered supernatural chills, youthful exuberance and poignant heartbreak.

 

Fifty Years of Swan Lake

Karen Kain to retire as artistic director of The National Ballet of Canada

 

Time to Exhale

After twenty-four years, Greta Hodgkinson will be retiring from her role as a principal dancer with The National Ballet of Canada.

Xiao Nan Yu and Guillaume Côté in The Merry Widow / Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann.
 
The National Ballet of Canada

The Merry Widow

Performance | Spectacle

Toronto ON
June 19-23 juin 2019
Ballet

 
On the Ground

Closing Act

By Grace Wells-Smith

The Dance Current caught up with Xiao Nan Yu on the eve of her retirement from her tenure at the National Ballet of Canada.

 
On the Ground

Competition Becomes Celebration

By Erin Baldwin

In many ways, The Erik Bruhn Prize does away with the cutthroat atmosphere of competition and becomes more like a showcase for burgeoning young dancers, contemporary choreography and some of the finest pas de deux in the classical repertoire.

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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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