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Friday GIF: Elena Lobsanova and Lorna Geddes in Romeo and Juliet.
Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Friday GIF: Elena Lobsanova and Lorna Geddes in Romeo and Juliet.

Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday: National Ballet founder Celia Franca as Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, 1964.

Throwback Thursday: National Ballet founder Celia Franca as Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, 1964.

Life of a Dancer: Passion
Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Life of a Dancer: Passion

Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Studio Life: Greta Hodgkinson, Etienne Lavigne and Guillaume Côté stretching backstage at Sadler’s Wells Theatre during the April 2013 London tour of Romeo and Juliet.
Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Studio Life: Greta Hodgkinson, Etienne Lavigne and Guillaume Côté stretching backstage at Sadler’s Wells Theatre during the April 2013 London tour of Romeo and Juliet.

Romeo and Juliet is onstage June 20—22. Buy your tickets here.

Skylar Campbell was born in Laguna Beach, California and trained at The V & T Dance Academy. He joined The National Ballet of Canada as an Apprentice in 2009, became a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2011 and was promoted to Second Soloist in 2013.

Skylar Campbell was born in Laguna Beach, California and trained at The V & T Dance Academy. He joined The National Ballet of Canada as an Apprentice in 2009, became a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2011 and was promoted to Second Soloist in 2013.

Friday GIF: Sonia Rodriguez with Artists of the Ballet in Cinderella.

Friday GIF: Sonia Rodriguez with Artists of the Ballet in Cinderella.

Throwback Thursday: Former Principal Dancer Jennifer Fournier, who originally created the role of Cinderella’s evil Stepsister, in her 1996/97 Souvenir Book photo.

Throwback Thursday: Former Principal Dancer Jennifer Fournier, who originally created the role of Cinderella’s evil Stepsister, in her 1996/97 Souvenir Book photo.

Did you know?

During the ball scene in Cinderella all the attendees are dressed differently, which is unusual for the Corps de Ballet, inspired by movie stars of the 1920s and 30s like Clara Bow, Myrna Loy and Louise Brooks.
Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Did you know?

During the ball scene in Cinderella all the attendees are dressed differently, which is unusual for the Corps de Ballet, inspired by movie stars of the 1920s and 30s like Clara Bow, Myrna Loy and Louise Brooks.

Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Did you know?

The fastest quick change in the National Ballet’s repertoire occurs in Cinderella. At the end of the kitchen scene, Cinderella’s stepsisters have only 30 seconds to change into their ballgowns, assisted by 2 dressers and a hair person.
Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Did you know?

The fastest quick change in the National Ballet’s repertoire occurs in Cinderella. At the end of the kitchen scene, Cinderella’s stepsisters have only 30 seconds to change into their ballgowns, assisted by 2 dressers and a hair person.

Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Did you know?

When making her grand entrance at the ball, Cinderella sits securely in the pumpkin metres above the stage for 5 minutes before being lowered down in the glittering gourd.
Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Did you know?

When making her grand entrance at the ball, Cinderella sits securely in the pumpkin metres above the stage for 5 minutes before being lowered down in the glittering gourd.

Cinderella only onstage until June 15. Buy your tickets here.

Friday GIF: Sonia Rodriguez in Cinderella.

Friday GIF: Sonia Rodriguez in Cinderella.

The title role in Cinderella requires technical verve, grace, stamina and no fear of heights! Jillian Vanstone talked to Michael Crabb of Toronto Star about making her debut in this much coveted role.
Read the full article here.
Don’t miss Jillian’s debut in Cinderella today, tickets available here.

The title role in Cinderella requires technical verve, grace, stamina and no fear of heights! Jillian Vanstone talked to Michael Crabb of Toronto Star about making her debut in this much coveted role.

Read the full article here.

Don’t miss Jillian’s debut in Cinderella today, tickets available here.

The Art Deco splendour of the 1920s is recreated by Canadian Designer David Boechler in The National Ballet of Canada’s acclaimed production of Cinderella.Learn more about Jazz Age design in Cinderella: Art Deco Splendour.
Cinderella opens tonight, tickets available here.

The Art Deco splendour of the 1920s is recreated by Canadian Designer David Boechler in The National Ballet of Canada’s acclaimed production of Cinderella.

Learn more about Jazz Age design in Cinderella: Art Deco Splendour.

Cinderella opens tonight, tickets available here.

Life of a Dancer: Splits

Life of a Dancer: Splits

Studio Life: Choreographer Alexei Ratmansky in rehearsal with Elena Lobsanova for Romeo and Juliet.

Studio Life: Choreographer Alexei Ratmansky in rehearsal with Elena Lobsanova for Romeo and Juliet.

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