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Canadian Stage 2019-2020 Season

Launch | Lancement

Toronto ON
July 4, 2019-7 juin 2020


Where Are All the Women?

In an industry where women outnumber men, ballet still has a long way to go to achieve gender equality By Tessa Perkins Deneault

In an industry where women outnumber men, ballet still has a long way to go to achieve gender equality. Take a look into the state of gender parity and representation in Canadian ballet.


Baryshnikov's Ties to Canada

Famed Soviet-American dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov will make a rare return to Toronto to perform in the Canadian premiere of BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV. The Dance Current asked Baryshnikov about his time in Canada and he responded by highlighting his relationships within the ballet community.

The National Ballet of Canada: Romeo and Juliet

Heading to Ottawa January 31st through February 2nd, The National Ballet of Canada (NBoC) will perform Romeo and Juliet at the National Arts Cen…

Kevin O'Day: Hamlet

Starting June 1st and running through the 10th, the National Ballet of Canada presents the North American premiere of Hamlet by American choreog…

Guillaume Côté: Lost in Motion

Featured in this short film Lost in Motion, directed by Ben Shirinian, is the physicality, articulation and trace forms of Guillaume Côté, the film…

National Ballet of Canada: Emergence

Currently on a western Canada tour, the National Ballet of Canada is offering a mixed program featuring William Forsythe’s the second detail, Jer…

Ballet Steps: National Ballet of Canada

This recent YouTube posting by the National Ballet of Canada features first soloist Tanya Howard and corps de ballet member Nan Wang. The video takes …

Canada's National Ballet: Behind the Scenes of The Nutcracker

The National Ballet of Canada (NBC) has been setting the holiday mood for weeks with behind-the-scene looks at its rendition of the holiday classic

Wayne McGregor: Chroma

Yesterday closed the run of The National Ballet of Canada’s mixed program featuring the Canadian premiere of Wayne McGregor’s Chroma, along with…