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Le Petit Prince Receives $2 Million from La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso

March 26, 2015

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Le Petit Prince Receives $2 Million from La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso Largest Gift to a New Production in The National Ballet of Canada’s History La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso has donated $2 million to The National Ballet of Canada for the creation of Le Petit Prince in the 2015/16 season. The gift is the largest single […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Rolex Dancers First Winners: Rebekah Rimsay, Elena Lobsanova and Dylan Tedaldi

September 24, 2014

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Rebekah Rimsay, Elena Lobsanova and Dylan Tedaldi. Photos by Sian Richards.

The National Ballet of Canada | Rolex Dancers First Winners: Rebekah Rimsay, Elena Lobsanova and Dylan Tedaldi   Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada announced today that Principal Character Artist Rebekah Rimsay, First Soloist Elena Lobsanova and Second Soloist Dylan Tedaldi are the recipients of the Rolex Dancers First Award. Ms.Kain […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Explores Dance at The Choreographic Lab

September 19, 2012

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The National Ballet of Canada Explores Dance at The Choreographic Lab September 21 & 22, 2012 The National Ballet of Canada’s Choreographic Lab, a long held tradition, takes place on September 21 & 22, 2012 at The Walter Carsen Centre. Established in 1969, The Choreographic Lab provides artists of the ballet an opportunity to explore […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Hamlet Makes North American Premiere on June 1

May 3, 2012

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National Ballet of Canada | Hamlet Makes North American Premiere on June 1

National Ballet of Canada | Hamlet Makes North American Premiere on June 1 Guillaume Côté, Piotr Stanczyk and Naoya Ebe Dance Hamlet May 3, 2012… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced Principal Dancers Guillaume Côté and Piotr Stanczyk and Second Soloist Naoya Ebe will dance the title role in […]

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The National Ballet of Canada’s 60th Anniversary Winter Season Opens with La Fille mal gardée

February 13, 2012

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The National Ballet of Canada’s 60th Anniversary Winter Season Opens with La Fille mal gardée Principal Casting Announced Seven Debuts February 13, 2012… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Sir Frederick Ashton’s La Fille mal gardée which opens the Winter Season on February 29, 2012 at […]

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National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced with Steven McRae

November 29, 2011

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National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced with Steven McRae

National Ballet of Canada | The Nutcracker Principal Casting Announced Debuts by Elena Lobsanova and McGee Maddox Steven McRae Returns as Guest Artist November 29, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Toronto’s favourite holiday tradition, The Nutcracker. The Nutcracker opens December 10, 2011 at […]

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National Ballet of Canada -Heather Ogden & Guillaume Côté Win Rolex Dancers First Award

October 1, 2010

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Principal Dancers Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté Win Rolex Dancers First Award September 29, 2010… The National Ballet of Canada announced Monday that Principal Dancers Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté are the recipients of the inaugural Rolex Dancers First Award. Artistic Director Karen Kain and Victor Royce, President and CEO of Rolex Canada Ltd. presented the […]

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