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Skylar Campbell and Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
2020/21 Season 

The National Ballet of Canada’s 2020/21 season builds on the company’s commitment to create new works, attract the best artists in the world and showcase the company on the international stage. Find out more about the exciting productions coming next season.


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Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 

Angels' Atlas: A Note from Crystal Pite
Choreographer Crystal Pite’s new work, Angels’ Atlas, makes its world premiere on February 29. Read Crystal’s thoughts and inspirations behind her latest ballet.

 
Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 

Five Things About Chroma
The National Ballet of Canada first performed Chroma in 2010 to rapturous response, giving Toronto audiences an unforgettable introduction to Wayne McGregor’s visceral choreography. Here are five things you should know about this multi-layered adventure in contemporary dance, thought and design.

 

Behind the Scenes

Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 
The Creation of a New Classic
Alexei Ratmansky created his stunning adaptation of Romeo and Juliet for The National Ballet of Canada in 2011 to open the company’s 60th anniversary season. Read more about how he created a new classic.

 
Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 
The Ephemerality of Existence 
Crystal Pite, the Olivier Award-winning choreographer of Emergence, brings a brand new work to The National Ballet of Canada this March. Crystal discusses her inspiration behind the new work.

 

 

The Artists 

Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 

Five Things About Crystal Pite
Leading contemporary choreographer Crystal Pite returns to Toronto in March 2020 with a brand new work for The National Ballet of Canada. Here are five things about Crystal Pite you should know. 

 
Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 

Greta Hodgkinson on Marguerite and Armand
Principal Dancer Greta Hodgkinson shares her thoughts on saying farewell with Marguerite and Armand after a remarkable career that spanned 30 years.

 

Community Engagement

Artists of the Ballet in The Nutcracker
 

Relaxed Performances at YOU dance
YOU dance continues to pave the way for new initiatives aimed at connecting dancers and young spectators, nurturing self-expression, self-discovery and communication through movement.

 

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