The Campaign for The National Ballet of Canada

Since 1951, The National Ballet of Canada has brought joy to generations of Canadians through the transcendent power of dance. Under Artistic Director Karen Kain, the National Ballet has been on a remarkable journey of creative growth both in Canada and on the world stage.

Through Soaring: The Campaign for The National Ballet of Canada, donors will help propel the National Ballet to new heights and inspire more people than ever before.

Campaign Goal: $100 million
Donations and pledges to date: $94 million

"We have a company to be very proud of, one that is bursting with talent and can stand up on any stage internationally. With your help, we have the opportunity to build on an extraordinary heritage of dance excellence and soar to even greater heights."  Karen Kain, Artistic Director

Strategic Priorities

Artistic Excellence: Dancers
To attract, nurture and retain the most talented dancers
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Artistic Excellence: Orchestra
To support our core value of live music
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New Productions
To create engaging new works
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To showcase Canadian dance excellence
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Community Engagement
To promote the arts and inspire self-expression
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To sustain the National Ballet for generations to come
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