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The National Ballet of Canada | 20 Years of Cannon Dolls in The Nutcracker

December 11, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | 20 Years of Cannon Dolls in The Nutcracker Nearly 1,000 Celebrity Cameos Since 1995 December 10, 2015… This season marks the 20th anniversary of The National Ballet of Canada’s acclaimed production of The Nutcracker, choreographed by James Kudelka. The holiday favourite has a great tradition of inviting notable Canadians to […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Mayor John Tory Opens The Nutcracker as a Cannon Doll

December 6, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Mayor John Tory Opens The Nutcracker as a Cannon Doll Newly elected Toronto Mayor John Tory makes his debut as a Cannon Doll in the opening performance of The National Ballet of Canada’s The Nutcracker on Saturday, December 13 at 2:00 pm at the Four Seasons Centre for the […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Mayor Rob Ford in The Nutcracker

December 6, 2011

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National Ballet of Canada | Mayor Rob Ford in The Nutcracker December 6, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet Canada, today announced that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes his debut with The National Ballet of Canada this season in The Nutcracker. Mayor Ford will appear in a special cameo appearance as a […]

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T is for Tutu | A Ballet Alphabet

November 1, 2011

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T is for tutu – an alphabetic introduction into ballet Do you have a young dancer in your house ? T is for Tutu is a scrumptious, adorable book filled with beautiful, colour paintings by Wilson Ong which they will love. In a large size format, the paintings bring the letters of the ballet alphabet to life and […]

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National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancer Sonia Rodriguez Writes : T is for Tutu : A Ballet Alphabet

September 1, 2011

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National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancer Sonia Rodriguez Writes T is for Tutu: A Ballet Alphabet September 1, 2011… The National Ballet of Canada’s Principal Dancer Sonia Rodriguez, together with husband Kurt Browning, introduces T is for Tutu: A Ballet Alphabet, a new book on ballet for children aged 6 – 10 years old. Published […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Crystal Costa, First Soloist, English National Ballet

September 18, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Crystal Costa, First Soloist, English National Ballet   What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? To be honest, it’s the prospect of my first morning coffee… Who would you most like to dance with ? Fred Astaire by far. How do you prepare your pointe shoes ? I […]

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