Join Us Virtually
While our theatre is dark, we invite you to share the joy of dance with us virtually. Take a class led by one of our artists, find out what our dancers are up to, do a fun ballet activity with the kids or watch a ballet video. There’s plenty of ways that you can stay connected!
Classes and Events
Take a class led by National Ballet dancers or bake alongside our artists and add a new recipe to your repertoire.
Take a Class
Sharing the Stage
The National Ballet of Canada invites artists from the wider dance community to our digital stage. Take a class, alongside a National Ballet dancer, and learn some new moves together.
Inspired to Dance
Gain insight into what inspires and drives an artist to dance in this series. Our dancers chat with fellow dancers from ballet companies around the world.
Join the Conversation
Brendan Saye and Calvin Royal III of American Ballet Theatre
In Studio at Home
Get moving and stay active from the comfort of your home with The National Ballet of Canada’s dance and fitness programme, In Studio.
Kate Kernaghan teaching Post Ballet Class Stretch
To show support for essential service and healthcare workers, The National Ballet of Canada created customized Gratitude Classes designed to give these heroes a break and keep their bodies strong as they work to keep us safe.
Take a Class
Sonia Rodriguez teaching a Gratitude Class
Ballet Fun for Kids
With many families and children staying home due to COVID-19, The National Ballet of Canada offers fun projects and resources designed to bring the beauty of dance and live theatre right to you for free!
Selene Guerrero-Trujillo backstage in Pinocchio
How Dancers Do
Enjoy some fun videos showing how dancers bring a little extra flair to daily tasks at home.
How do you manage isolation when your body is your instrument and your office is a studio or a stage? Dancers share how they are coping in this new video series.
Watch More Episodes
Thank for your continued support of The National Ballet of Canada. We wouldn’t be able to do what we love without you!
We Applaud You
Spotlight Series is a curated programme of digital presentations of both new and existing work presented as part of The National Ballet of Canada’s 2020/21 virtual season.
More on Spotlight Series
Jera Wolfe and Kevin A. Ormsby