Who Are We?

Who Are We?

Did You Know That The National Ballet of Canada…

  • Was created in 1951 by English dancer Celia Franca who moved to Toronto, Canada to establish a ballet company.
  • Presented its first performance of Les Sylphides and the Polovetsian Dances from Prince Igor at The Eaton Auditorium in Toronto on November 12, 1951.

  • Tours across Canada, the United States and throughout the world including London, Paris, Hamburg, Moscow, St. Petersburg, New York City, Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles.

  • Has more than 70 dancers and its own orchestra.

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