Contemporary Ballet Masterclass with BalletX’s Tara Keating

Victoria Academy of Ballet (VAB) 2713 Quadra Street, Victoria, BC

Free Masterclass for Intermediate + Advanced Dancers Join Associate Artistic Director of BalletX, Tara Keating, to explore a contemporary approach to ballet and movement. The class will be a standard barre and centre for intermediate and advanced dance students. This in-person masterclass will be 90 minutes and held at the Victoria Academy of Ballet, 2713 […]

Recurring Event BalletX

BalletX

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

Mixed Repertoire BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet company, is “among America’s best” (The New York Times) commissioning choreographers from around the world to create dance that is “fresh, inclusive and connects to what people want” (Philadelphia Citizen). Under the leadership of former Pennsylvania Ballet dancers Christine Cox and Matthew Neenan, BalletX has been hailed an […]

Nutcracker – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.   More performance details here. Special […]

Nutcracker – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.   More performance details here. Special […]

Nutcracker – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.   More performance details here. Special […]

Nutcracker – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.   More performance details here. Special […]

Nutcracker – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s

Royal Theatre 805 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia

A snowy pond hockey game, a battle on Parliament Hill, Mounties, and a cast of Canadian critters make this production memorable. Performed to live music by the Victoria Symphony. Subscribers can buy the best seats at early-bird prices before they go on sale to the general public in mid-August.   More performance details here. Special […]

Dance Days 2023

Each winter, Dance Victoria produces a free, ten-day community celebration of dance called Dance Days. We share free classes, workshops and studio showings at local dance studios, and present works-in-progress (Rough Cuts) by some of the west coast’s hottest dance artists and choreographers at DV Studios. As a longstanding community collaboration, Dance Days engages the […]

Out Innerspace Dance Theatre

McPherson Playhouse 3 Centennial Square, Victoria, BC

Bygones Creators David Raymond and Tiffany Tregarthen have travelled the world performing in Kidd Pivot’s most recent works and are at the forefront of new west coast dance theatre. Bygones combines hyper-detailed choreography, ghostly architecture, puppeteering and illusions. Bygones premiered at Bulgaria’s One Festival, toured Europe, and was co-commissioned by Dance Victoria through the Chrystal […]

Rough Cuts – Mouth to Mouth

Dance Victoria Studios 111-2750 Quadra Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Choreographers: Luciana Freire D’Anunciação and Kelly McInnes Mouth to Mouth is a work-in-progress duet celebrating our animality, sensuality, biological cycles and interdependence with all living beings. Inspired by symbiosis, interspecies kinship and reciprocal ecology, the duo unfolds through ongoing encounters and evolutions; becoming other; becoming-with. Part of the 2023 Dance Days Festival.   Register here […]

Rough Cuts – Visible Bodies Collective

Dance Victoria Studios 111-2750 Quadra Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Choreographers & Performers: Visible Bodies Collective Visible Bodies Collective, founded by Lindsay Delaronde (Kanienkehaka) and co-founders Cheryl Henhawke (Kanienkehaha, Seneca), Elowynn Rose (Metis), and Nicole Mandryk (Anishinaabe, Ukrainian), is an inter-cultural, inter-generational group of BIPOC artists and dancers, who come from many nations and places across Turtle Island. Their core value is creating safe spaces […]

Rough Cuts – Bearing Witness

Dance Victoria Studios 111-2750 Quadra Street, Victoria, British Columbia

Choreographer: Kemi Craig Bearing Witness uses choreography, improvisational dance, sensory responsive technology, and audience engagement to amplify the connection between spectatorship and performativity (the interdependent relationship between certain words and actions — as when a word or sentence implies an action). During her Dance Victoria residency, Kemi Craig collaborated with multimedia artist/entrepreneur Justin Love to […]