Compagnie Hervé KOUBI in Barbarian Nights. Photo: Frédérique Calloch

Celebrating our 25th Anniversary

Herve Koubi in Barbarian Nights

Dance at the Royal Series

We’re thrilled to welcome you back to the Royal Theatre and live dance again with our Dance at the Royal Series in 2022! Compagnie Hervé KOUBI, Ballet BC and Ballet Hispánico push the boundaries of contemporary dance and movement theatre. Learn how to save and reap the benefits of a 3-show subscription.

John by Helen Walkley. Photo: Chris Randle

Special Performances

John is a memoir of choreographer/creator Helen Walkley’s oldest brother John, who disappeared from Vancouver in May 1969, never to be heard from again.

Presented as part of Dance Days.

Vanessa Goodman in Container. Photo: David Cooper

Rough Cuts • Studio Showings

Experience the west coast’s most innovative dance artists up in an intimate studio environment. Free and informal, performed under work lights and without costumes or make-up, watch works-in-progress followed by meaningful discussions with the artists. Sign up to eNews to stay up-to-date.

Nutcracker by Ballet Memphis

Digital Performances

Experience the magic of Ballet Memphis in Nutcracker, an enchanting, made-for-TV holiday classic, filled to the brim with joy.