2020-21 Season Suspended

Dance Victoria Suspends Its 2020/21 Season Due to COVID-19

  Dance Victoria Suspends Its 2020/21 Season Due to COVID-19   Today, it is with heavy hearts, that Dance Victoria announces the suspension of its programming for the 2020/21 Season. The highest priority is the health and welfare of our patrons, performing artists, staff and volunteers. The decision to suspend all performances is to comply …

2019/20 Cancellations due to Covid-19 Pandemic

Dance Victoria’s response to COVID-19 Pandemic: cancellation of Ballet BC (March 12+13) + Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza (May 1+2)

Romeo + Juliet by Ballet BC. Dancers: Emily Chessa, Brandon Alley. Photo: Cindi Wicklund

Ballet BC’s Romeo + Juliet Puts a Modern Spin on Shakespeare’s Classic

Ballet BC’s Romeo + Juliet Puts a Modern Spin on Shakespeare’s Classic Royal Theatre, March 13 + 14, 7:30 pm There’s a contemporary familiarity to Ballet BC’s Romeo + Juliet created by French choreographer Medhi Walerski set to Prokofiev’s 1935 score. Walerski is known for making cutting-edge works for major international dance companies including Nederlands …

Revisor by Kidd Pivot. Tiffany Tregarthen. Photo: Michael Slobodian

Dance Victoria presents the theatrical event of the season, Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young’s Revisor

Dance Victoria presents the theatrical event of the season by award-winning choreographer Crystal Pite and actor/writer Jonathon Young Revisor February 7 + 8, 2020, 7:30 pm, Royal Theatre Two of Canada’s most ground-breaking artists have joined forces again to create an innovative contemporary dance theatre work called Revisor touring to the Royal Theatre on February …

Alexis Fletcher, Andrew Bartee in SUITS. Photo: Cindi Wicklund

Five Reasons to go to Dance Days 2020

Five Reasons to go to Dance Days 2020 It’ll Move You From January 31 to February 9, 2020   Now in its 11th year, Dance Days – an annual city-wide festival in Victoria that celebrates all styles of dance, new choreography and diverse dance companies – is from January 31 to February 9, 2020. Here’s …

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Dance Victoria Announces Winners of the Chrystal Dance Prize – Projects

Dance Victoria Announces Winners of the Chrystal Dance Prize – Projects In addition to its Dance at Royal series of presentations at the Royal Theatre, Dance Victoria also supports the development of independent and emerging dance artists through its annual Chrystal Dance Prize. Since 2010, Dance Victoria has awarded its Chrystal Dance Prize – Projects …

Josh Martin, Billy Marchenski in John. Photo: Chris Randle

Five Reasons to go to Dance Days 2020

It’ll Move You From January 31 to February 9, 2020 Now in its 11th year, Dance Days – an annual city-wide festival in Victoria that celebrates all styles of dance, new choreography and diverse dance companies – is from January 31 to February 9, 2020. Here’s five reasons why you want to be part of …

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo in Swan Lake. Photo: Sascha Vaughan

All-Male Comic Ballet Troupe Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Blends Humour with Athletic Artistry

All-Male Comic Ballet Troupe Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Blends Humour with Athletic Artistry ONE NIGHT ONLY! Royal Theatre, February 4, 2020, 8:00 pm Dance Victoria presents the world’s foremost all-male comic ballet company, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, for one night only on February 4, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. at the Royal …

Nutcracker by Ukrainian Shumka Dancers. Photo: Marc J Chalifoux

The Grace of Classical Ballet and the Power of Ukrainian Folk Dance Comes to the Royal Theatre with Nutcracker

The Grace of Classical Ballet and the Power of Ukrainian Folk Dance Comes to the Royal Theatre with Nutcracker Ukrainian Shumka Dancers & Victoria Symphony Royal Theatre, November 29 + 30, 7:00 pm | November 30 + December 1, 1:00 pm Dance Victoria is pleased to present the premiere of the Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker …

2020/21 Dance at the Royal Season Suspended Due to COVID-19