Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Where We Left Off
Dream Play
Half/Cut/Split

Fri November 15, 2019 Sat November 16, 2019

Royal Theatre

An unforgettable mix of live dance and piano virtuosity with world-renowned pianist Joyce Yang performing live on stage. ASFB tackles the quirky Half/Cut/Split by noted Finnish choreographer Jorma Elo, who collaborated with Yang to bring Robert Schumann’s Carnaval to life. Also on the program are Fernando Melo’s Dream Play set to the music of Erik Satie and Frédéric Chopin, …

Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker

with Victoria Symphony
* Special Presentation *

Fri November 29, 2019 Sat November 30, 2019 Sun December 1, 2019

Royal Theatre

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

* Special Presentation *

Tue February 4, 2020

Royal Theatre

Dance Victoria presents the world’s foremost all-male comic ballet company for one night only! Playful and entertaining, this skewed view of traditional ballet is a perfect, polished parody of the highest order. The TROCKS’ inspired blend of their loving knowledge of dance, their humorous approach, and the astounding fact that men can, indeed, dance en …

Kidd Pivot

Revisor

Fri February 7, 2020 Sat February 8, 2020

Royal Theatre

Jonathon Young and Crystal Pite revise an archetypal comic plot to serve as the basis for choreography in a true hybrid of contemporary theatre and dance. In Revisor, nine Kidd Pivot dancers embody the recorded dialogue of some of Canada’s finest actors, exploring conflict, comedy and corruption in the potent relationship between language and the …

Ballet BC

Romeo + Juliet

Fri March 13, 2020 Sat March 14, 2020

Royal Theatre

A first for Ballet BC’s repertoire, Shakespeare’s classic Romeo + Juliet has inspired many artists with its tragic tale of “star-crossed lovers.” Compelling in its timelessness, the work captures audiences with its deeply human story and enduring themes of love, fate and family. Reflecting on the divisions that persist in today’s world, Ballet BC offers …

Tania Pérez-Salas Compañía de Danza

Ex-Stasis
Religare

Fri May 1, 2020 Sat May 2, 2020

Royal Theatre

Innovative. Theatrical. Raw. Personal. These are only a few adjectives that have been used to describe the work of Tania Pérez-Salas, Mexico’s leading contemporary choreographer. In Ex-Stasis, Pérez-Salas explores trusting our instincts to let the body communicate with the mind while Religare investigates the power of dance as a ritual that reconciles the body with the …