Alberta Ballet

Alberta Ballet Events

Date Type City State

Alberta Ballet Programs

Weeks - Start Dt Program Type Program Name Age Range  
2 - 7/8/2019 Summer Summer 7 - 22
906 12 Avenue SW
Calgary, Canada T2R 1K7
403-245-2274

Financial

in thousands fiscal years 2018 / 2017 / 2016
Revenues unknown 0
Expenses unknown 0
Net Income 0 0 / 0 /
Assets unknown / 0 /

Repertoire

2016/17 - Shadowland, Dracula, The Nutcracker, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, Life, Alice in Wonderland, Our Canada
2015/16 - Balletlujah!, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Nutcracker, Shaping Sound, Dynamic Directions, Romeo & Juliet, Love Lies Bleeding
2014/15 - Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy - Director's Cut, Carmen & Forgotten Land, La Bayadère: The Temple Dancer (Houston Ballet), A Winter Celebration, Winter Demonstration, Don Quixote, The Three Musketeers, The Nutcracker

Artistic Director

Jean Grand-Maître - assumed the artistic leadership of Alberta Ballet in 2002. Born in Hull, PQ, he began his dance training at York University in Toronto and continued at Montreal’s L’École Supérieure de Danse du Québec. He later danced with Ballet British Columbia and Theatre Ballet of Canada. After working internationally for 14 years as an independent choreographer and director, he created and staged new works for many of the world’s most prestigious ballet companies, theatre festivals, circus performers, opera companies, stage musicals, television specials, and for film. He has been commissioned by renowned ballet companies such as the Opéra National de Paris, the Teatro alla Scala, the Stuttgart Ballet, the National Norwegian Ballet, the Bavarian State National Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal, Ballet British Columbia, the National Ballet of Cuba, Ballet Jörgen and the Hartford Ballet. He has staged and choreographed large scale events and has collaborated with numerous renowned theatre directors such as Michel Lemieux for the street parade celebrating Montreal’s 350th anniversary. He was Director of Choreography for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.

Dancers

First Company - 2015 Total 34: 19 Female, 15 Male

Second Company - 2015 Total 8: 6 Female, 2 Male

Apprentice - none

Trainee - none

Alberta Ballet Reviews

Review Date Type Program
906 12 Avenue SW
Calgary, Canada T2R 1K7
403-245-2274

Event Site information:
Wellesley Studios
113/115 Wellesley St W
Auckland, New Zealand 1010
event details

Fee: $40
10:00 am- 10:30 am: Group Two Audition Registration
10:30 am - 11:45 am: Group Two Audition with Edmund Stripe
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm: Alberta Ballet School Information and Question Session

For students ages 14 years or older at time of the audition as well as Post Graduate students interested in our Post-Graduate or Alberta Ballet Trainee Programs.

For more information, please visit their website.
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