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Paul Destrooper

Ballet Victoria's Romeo and Juliet

Ballet Victoria presents the world premiere of Artistic Director Paul Destrooper’s new choreography of Romeo and Juliet.

Amadeus – Dances with Wolfgang

Set to Mozart’s Requiem, with a bit of rock music by Queen’s Freddie Mercury, Amadeus is the ballet story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the genius composer of the classical era.

 

A Retro Night Out 

By Kaija Pepper Ballet Rocks – From Bach to Pink Floyd Ballet Victoria

Ballet Victoria’s one-night-only appearance at North Vancouver’s Centennial Theatre drew a good crowd for a mixed bill mostly of premieres to music by Bach (the first half) and Pink Floyd (the second).  

Ballet Victoria: Carmina Burana

Ballet Victoria is set to perform Carmina Burana in their hometown March 26th through 28th and in Duncan on April 7th.

 

Garden Ballet for Garden City 

By Garth Von Buchholz The Secret Garden and Selected works Ballet Victoria

If you attended a ballet performance that included two Balanchine works, the pas de deux “Belong” from Norbert Vesak’s “What To Do Till The Messiah Comes”, music ranging from Tchaikovsky to Gershwin to Pink Floyd, and the world premiere of a forty-five-minute contemporary ballet with live music on stage, it would probably be a National Ballet of Canada production or the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB). Now imagine that program is being offered by Ballet Victoria.

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