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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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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors

October 23, 2013

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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors   Olafur Eliasson, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Michael Ondaatje, Alexei Ratmansky, Kaija Saariaho, Jennifer Tipton and Peter Zumthor to mentor promising young artists   Venice, Italy, 23 October 2013 – The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative today announced the seven celebrated artists, working around the globe, who […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School | Aszure Barton to Receive CANY 2012 Arts & Letters Award

November 14, 2012

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Canada’s National Ballet School | Aszure Barton to Receive CANY 2012 Arts & Letters Award   TORONTO, ON (November 14, 2012) – World renowned choreographer and Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS) alumna, Aszure Barton, will be honoured with the 2012 Arts & Letters Award at this year’s Maple Leaf Ball, to be held at New […]

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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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