Repertoire 2000 - 2009

The following represents a complete list of the works in The National Ballet of Canada’s repertoire from its inception to the present. While many of these ballets have been performed across many different seasons, the list below references only their premiere dates.

YearPremiere DateBalletMusicChoreographerDesignerLighting Designer
2000/012000/11/10The FirebirdIgor Stravinsky James Kudelka Santo LoquastoDavid A. Finn 
2000/012001/2/14The Comforts of SolitudeBertrand Chénier Jean-Pierre Perreault Jean-Pierre Perreault with help from Marjory FieldingChristopher Dennis 
2000/012001/4/28Madame Butterfly Giacomo PucciniStanton Welch Peter Farmer Christopher Dennis 
2000/012001/5/2A Delicate Battle Johann Sebastian Bach/ Gavin BryarsMatjash Mrozewski Christopher ReadChristopher Dennis 
2001/022001/11/7Solitaire (Revival)Malcolm ArnoldSir Kenneth MacMillan Lawrence SchaferChristopher Dennis 
2001/022002/5/4The Contract (The Pied Piper) Michael Torke James Kudelka Sets: Michael Levine
Costume: Dennis Lavoie
Kevin Lamotte 
2001/022002/5/8Intermezzo (Revival)Johannes Brahms Eliot Feld Stanley SimmonsAllen Lee Hughs
2002/032003/2/19The Judgment of Paris (Revival)Kurt WeillAnthony Tudor, staged by Celia Franca Hugh LaingChristopher Dennis, after Wallace Russell
2002/032003/5/2Tristan and IsoldeMichael Bushnell/ Owen UnderhillJohn Alleyne Kim Nielsen Gerald King 
2003/042003/11/13Gazebo Dances (excerpt)John CoriglianoJames Kudelka   
2003/042003/11/13The End (solo)Johannes Brahms James Kudelka Santo LoquastoChristopher Dennis 
2003/042003/11/13There, below Ralph Vaughan WilliamsJames Kudelka Claudia Lynch Howell Binkley 
2003/042003/11/13Monument Jean SibeliusMatjash Mrozewski Set: Yannik Larivée
Costume: Christopher Read
Christopher Dennis 
2003/042004/5/8Cinderella Sergei Prokofiev James Kudelka David Boechler Christopher Dennis 
2004/052004/9/30ChaconyHenry Purcell, edited by
Benjamin Britten
James Kudelka Costume: Marjory Fielding/ Christopher ReadChristopher Dennis 
2004/052004/11/17Stravinsky Violin Concerto Igor Stravinsky George Balanchine  Christopher Dennis 
2004/052005/3/2Opus 19/ The Dreamer Sergei Prokofiev Jerome Robbins Ben BensonJennifer Tipton 
2004/052005/5/1An Italian Straw Hat Michael Torke James Kudelka Santo LoquastoKevin Lamotte 
2004/052005/5/4Etudes (Revival)Carl Czerny, orchestrated by Knudåge RiisagerHarold Lander  Harold Lander 
2005/062005/8/23Romeo and Juliet before parting Sergei Prokofiev James Kudelka  Christopher Dennis 
2005/062005/8/23Full Circles Ann Southam James Kudelka  Christopher Dennis 
2005/062005/11/23La Sylphide (revival) Herman LøvenskjoldNikolaj Hübbe, after August Bournonville Peter Cazalet Pierre Lavoie 
2005/062006/5/10Petrouchka Igor Stravinsky Michel Fokine after Alexandre Benois Christopher Dennis 
2005/062006/5/13C.V.Owen Belton Matjash Mrozewski  Christopher Dennis 
2006/072006/11/9The Sleeping Beauty (Revival)Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Rudolf Nureyev, after Marius Petipa, staged by Karen Kain Nicholas Georgiadis David Hersey 
2006/072007/3/21A Footstep of Air Ludwig van Beethoven, orchestrated by Sol BerkowitzEliot Feld Willa Kim Allen Lee Hughes
2006/072007/6/2Polyphonia Gyorgy LigetiChristopher Wheeldon Holly Hynes Mark Stanley 
2006/072007/6/2Wolf’s Court Alexina Louie Matjash Mrozewski Yannik Larivée Christopher Dennis 
2006/072007/6/15Balanchine’s Don Quixote Nicolas NabokovGeorge Balanchine, staged by Suzanne Farrell Set: Zack Brown
Costume: Holly Hynes 
Brad Fields 
2007/082007/11/8Glass Pieces Philip Glass Jerome Robbins Set: Jerome Robbins/ Ronald Bates
Costume: Ben Benson
Jennifer Tipton 
2007/082007/11/8In the Night Frédéric Chopin Jerome Robbins Anthony Dowell Jennifer Tipton 
2007/082007/11/8West Side Story Suite Music: Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim
Jerome Robbins Set: Oliver Smith
Costume: Irene Sharaff 
Jennifer Tipton 
2007/082008/3/824 Preludes by Chopin Frédéric Chopin Marie Chouinard Costume: Vandal
Make-up: Jacques-Lee Pelletier 
Axel Morgenthaler 
2007/082008/3/8RoosterThe Rolling Stones Christopher Bruce Marian BruceTina MacHugh
2007/082008/6/13the second detail (Revival)Thom WillemsWilliam Forsythe William ForsytheIssey Miyake William Forsythe 
2007/082008/6/13Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan Johannes Brahms Sir Frederick Ashton, staged by Lynn Seymour David Deane Christopher Dennis 
2008/092008/11/5In the Upper Room Philip Glass Twyla Tharp Costume: Norma Kamali Jennifer Tipton 
2008/092008/11/14The Seagull  Dmitri Shostakovich/ Evelyn Glennie/ Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky/ Alexander ScriabinJohn Neumeier, after the play by Anton Checkhov John Neumeier John Neumeier 
2008/092009/3/4IN COLOUR Anton LubchenkoPeter Quanz Michael Gianfrancesco Christopher Dennis 
2008/092009/3/4Emergence Owen Belton Crystal Pite Set: Jay Gower Taylor
Costume: Linda Chow
Alan Brodie 
2008/092009/3/4DEXTRIS Antonio Vivaldi Sabrina Matthews Costume: Caroline O’Brien Christopher Dennis 
2008/092009/6/6Skin Divers Gavin Bryars Dominique Dumais Tatyana van Walsum Mark Stanley 
2008/092009/6/6Carmen Music: Georges Bizet/ Meredith Monk/ Rodion Shchedrin/ José Serebrier/ Tambours du Bronx
Sound Editing: Silvio Brambilia
Davide Bombana Dorin GalDorin Gal
2009/102009/11/25Watch her Lera Auerbach Aszure Barton Yannik Larivée Christopher Dennis 
2009/102010/3/3A Suite of Dances Johann Sebastian Bach Jerome Robbins Santo LoquastoJennifer Tipton 
2009/102010/6/4Pur ti Miro Ludwig van Beethoven/ Claudio MonteverdiJorma Elo Holly Hynes John Cuff
2009/102010/6/19Onegin Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, arranged and orchestrated by Kurt-Heinze StolzeJohn Cranko Santo LoquastoJames F. Ingalls