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Life of a Dancer: Skirts and leotards.

Life of a Dancer: Skirts and leotards.

Studio Life: Guillaume Côté and Elena Lobsanova in rehearsal for Romeo and Juliet.
The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Studio Life: Guillaume Côté and Elena Lobsanova in rehearsal for Romeo and Juliet.

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Tina Pereira was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad. She trained at Canada’s National Ballet School and joined The National Ballet of Canada as an RBC Apprentice in 2001, becoming a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2002. She was promoted to Second Soloist in 2007 and promoted to First Soloist in 2009.

Tina Pereira was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad. She trained at Canada’s National Ballet School and joined The National Ballet of Canada as an RBC Apprentice in 2001, becoming a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2002. She was promoted to Second Soloist in 2007 and promoted to First Soloist in 2009.

Friday GIF: Guillaume Côté and Piotr Stanczyk with Artists of the Ballet in Romeo and Juliet.
The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Friday GIF: Guillaume Côté and Piotr Stanczyk with Artists of the Ballet in Romeo and Juliet.

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday: Galina Samsova as Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, 1964. 
The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday: Galina Samsova as Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, 1964. 

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Life of a Dancer: Costumes
The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Life of a Dancer: Costumes

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Happy Canada Day from The National Ballet of Canada!

Happy Canada Day from The National Ballet of Canada!

Trygve Cumpston was born in Des Moines, Iowa. He trained at the School of Classical Ballet and Dance in Des Moines, as well as the Orlando Ballet School in Florida and San Francisco. He joined The National Ballet of Canada as an RBC Apprentice in 2012 and was promoted to the Corps de Ballet in 2013.

Trygve Cumpston was born in Des Moines, Iowa. He trained at the School of Classical Ballet and Dance in Des Moines, as well as the Orlando Ballet School in Florida and San Francisco. He joined The National Ballet of Canada as an RBC Apprentice in 2012 and was promoted to the Corps de Ballet in 2013.

Friday GIF: Artists of the Ballet in Romeo and Juliet.The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Friday GIF: Artists of the Ballet in Romeo and Juliet.

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday: On tour and on the beach! National Ballet dancers Jacqueline Ivings, Edelayne Brandt and Oldyna Dynowska leap over Glenn Gibson in 1957.The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday: On tour and on the beach! National Ballet dancers Jacqueline Ivings, Edelayne Brandt and Oldyna Dynowska leap over Glenn Gibson in 1957.

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Life of a Dancer: Rehearse, study, rehearse…

Life of a Dancer: Rehearse, study, rehearse…

Studio Life: Guillaume Côté and Elena Lobsanova in rehearsal for Romeo and Juliet.
The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Studio Life: Guillaume Côté and Elena Lobsanova in rehearsal for Romeo and Juliet.

The National Ballet of Canada takes Romeo and Juliet on tour to Los Angeles from July 10—13. Buy your tickets here.

Andreea Olteanu was born in Bucharest, Romania. She trained at The Ballet School of Romania in Romania, at the Quinte Ballet School in Belleville, Ontario and also at Canada’s National Ballet School. She joined The National Ballet of Canada as a member of the Corps de Ballet in 1999.

Andreea Olteanu was born in Bucharest, Romania. She trained at The Ballet School of Romania in Romania, at the Quinte Ballet School in Belleville, Ontario and also at Canada’s National Ballet School. She joined The National Ballet of Canada as a member of the Corps de Ballet in 1999.

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.

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