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A queer-looking party...

Since I’m not officially reviewing the National Ballet of Canada’s performances of Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland I’ll just say this (after seeing it last night): I think it’s a great show. 127 more words



More and more ballet companies are opening up their doors, and giving a behind the scenes look at the inside of their world. In the latest major announcement, 5 of the worlds leading companies will be joining forces to bring viewers and fans of the ballet world on an ultimate journey into ballet company life! 156 more words


Waterloo brother and sister head to National Ballet School

WATERLOO — Avery Grierson’s satin slippers sagged. She felt tired and a tad homesick.

So the 10-year-old Waterloo girl snuggled into her bed in summer residence at the National Ballet School in Toronto, a few blocks from old Maple Leaf Gardens. 677 more words


#IceBucketChallenge is the new Black!

So unless you live under a rock or you’re too cool for school to use social media, I am certain you have seen ALS #IceBucketChallenge videos! 132 more words


Experiencing Dance from a New Perspective - My Second Piece for Atwood Magazine

I thought I would share another piece I did.  I am particularly interested in screen dance, and there is little to no writings about this form.   32 more words

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National Ballet of Canada stars Heather Ogden and Guillaume Cote expecting their first child together, dancers reveal

For two married principal dancers with the National Ballet of Canada, a pas de deux is about to become a pas de trois.

The dance company says Heather Ogden and Guillaume Cote are expecting their first child in December. 109 more words