Patrons' Council Events

In gratitude for your generosity and commitment, we are proud to invite you behind the scenes to engage more deeply and to connect with our artists and fellow Patrons’ Council members.

Upcoming Events 


Agony & The Ecstacy

Ben Rudisin and Veronica Tennant at The Agony & The Ecstacy.

The Agony & The Ecstasy

Thursday, April 11, 7:00 pm
The Walter Carsen Centre 

A Patrons' Council signature event. Join us in the studio for a talk show style interview between legendary former Principal Dancer Veronica Tennant and three artists from different ranks in the company. Learn about the highs and lows of a dancer's career. New this year, enjoy a plated sit-down dinner in our Prima Studio after the interview.  

Suite en Blanc  Rehearsal

Naoya Ebe and Koto Ishihara in Rehearsal for Suite en Blanc. Photo by Karolina Kuras. 

Working Rehearsal

Wednesday, May 8
Arrival & Light Refreshments: 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Rehearsal: 5:00 - 6:00 pm
The Walter Carsen Centre 

Join us for light refreshments before heading into our Prima Studio to watch the dancers prepare for our June season. 

Ketih Thomson

Keith Thomson

Strategies to Maximize Your Giving

Wednesday, May 22
 2:00 - 3:00 pm
St. Andrew's Church

Join Keith Thomson, Co-Founder and Managing Direcctor of CI Private Wealth for our popular Income Tax Reduction and Estate Tax Elimination presentation. 


Jewels Dress Rehearsal

Jordana Daumec and Jenna Savella in Diamonds from Jewels. Photo by Bruce Zinger.

Dress Rehearsal: Jewels

Friday, June 14, 8:00 pm
Four Seasons Centre

See the final rehearsal for Jewels as the dancers, orchestra and stage crew come together one more time before opening night.  

Season Closing Party

Ayano Haneishi and Calvin Lei. Photo by Bruce Zinger. 

Season Closing Party

Saturday, June 22
Time & Location TBD

Mingle with staff and dancers as we celebrate another triumphant season. Be the first to know which dancer is awarded The David Tory Award and the Patrons' Award of Merit. 

Note: Rehearsals subject to artist availability. All events and dates are subject to change. Additional details will be provided closer to event dates.