The National Ballet of Canada is excited to be connecting with our colleagues in the Toronto dance community. We invite artists we have worked with through CreativAction, In Studio and our community engagement programmes to dance with us on our digital stage. Take the class, alongside a National Ballet dancer, and learn some new moves together.
Introduction to Sinha Technique
Join Roger Sinha, Artistic Director and Founder of Sinha Danse, to learn the Sinha Danse technique deeply influenced by contemporary dance and the classical Indian dance. First Soloist Spencer Hack will join Roger for a Q&A following the class.
Class with Colours
Co-Artistic Director of Mix Mix Dance Collective, Teacher, Dancer and Choreographer, Ashley Colours Perez invites you to learn Whacking, a style of street dance that emphasizes the use of arms and hands! Watch the Q&A with First Soloist Jordana Daumec, who joins Ashley after the class.
Fluid Body Dancing
Join Meryem Alaoui, Artistic Director of Jasad Dance Projects, for some movement therapy, followed by a Q&A with Principal Dancer Sonia Rodriguez who joins Meryam after the class.
Intro to Powwow Fusion
Join Naomi Martin of Tribal Vision Dance for some introductory First Nations Powwow dance moves, joined by Principal Dancer Skylar Campbell for a Q&A following the class.
Chinese Folk Dance
Join Artistic Director of Little Pear Garden Dance Company Emily Cheung and dancers Jiapei Ma and Sebastian Bash Hirtenstein with Corps de Ballet member Tirion Law to learn a Chinese folk dance.