Ballet Fun for Kids

Ballet Fun for Kids

With families and children staying home due to COVID-19, The National Ballet of Canada is offering free access to fun projects and resources designed to bring the beauty of dance and live theatre right to you! Learn more about ballet, watch clips of your favourite performances, practice your dance moves or get creative with arts and crafts. Connecting with us is easy. Just use your imagination and have fun!

Storytime with Martin Short

Tuck in for storytime with the one and only Martin Short! The legend of Canadian comedy reads the timeless story of The Sleeping Beauty in his unique style. Fun for the entire family.


Check out the following activities!

What is Ballet?
What is BalletLearn everything there is to know about ballet, from pointe shoes and tutus to where it all began!
 
Who Are We?
Who are weLearn more about The National Ballet of Canada! 
 
Get Moving!
Get movingGet moving from home with these fun videos.
 
Arts and Crafts
Arts and CraftsCheck out activites, arts and crafts! 
 
What is Ballet Mime? Learn how to tell a story with mimeLearn how to tell a story with mime.
 
Meet Our Dancers
Meet our DancersLearn more about our talented dancers.
 
Watch Videos
Watch VideosVideos that take you backstage, behind the scenes and more! 
 
Ballet Moments
Ballet momentsMore video of some beautiful ballet moments.

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