Calendar of Events and Activities

Dance Victoria calendar of events

Keep up with all Dance Victoria’s events at Royal Theatre, McPherson Playhouse, DV Studios, Metro Studio Theatre – and during Dance Days we have events in studios and venues all around town!

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Oct
26
Thu
Cherish 2017/18 @ Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Cherish : A Glamorous Evening of Fashion and Philanthropy
Cherish : A Glamorous Evening of Fashion and Philanthropy

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Doors open at 7:00 pm • Show at 7:45 pm
David Foster Theatre, Oak Bay Beach Hotel • 1175 Beach Drive
Tickets $75  • Phone 250-386-6121 or buy online


Fall Fashions Tulipe Noire  Hughes Clothing  Outlooks for Men
Hair Carreiro The Studio
Make up Beautycounter
Music DJ Jansom

Dance Victoria is thrilled to be selected with Victoria Women’s Transition House as a co-beneficiary of Cherish: A Glamorous Evening of Fashion and Philanthropy.

Following the overwhelming success of last year’s charity fashion show, Fashion for TransitionWillow Wealth Management of Raymond James has expanded its plans for this year’s event.

New this year, 16 of Victoria’s finest dancers will be commanding the runway in the latest fall fashions by Tulipe NoireOutlooks for Men and Hughes Clothing with hair by Carreiro The Studio and make-up by Beautycounter. This glamorous event will be presented in the beautiful David Foster Theatre at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel.

People are still raving about the complimentary wines, delicious food, fantastic array of auction items and, of course, the fabulous fashions at the 2016 show. All proceeds to benefit Victoria Women’s Transition House and Dance Victoria Society.

Charitable tax receipt for a portion of your ticket price will be provided.

Nov
5
Sun
AGM @ Dance Victoria Studios
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AGM held on Jan 15, 2017 at DV Studios
Annual General Meeting on Jan 15,2017 held at Dance Victoria Studios

 

Sunday, November 5, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Milne Studio, Dance Victoria • 2750 Quadra Street

If you have donated $100 or more to the Society since July 1, 2016, you are a member in good standing and are invited to our Annual General Meeting. If you’re unsure of your status, call us at 250-595-1829 or email info@dancevictoria.com. Memberships will be available at the meeting. The meeting will be followed by a reception. RSVP to RSVP@dancevictoria.com


Nov
17
Fri
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet @ Royal Theatre
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

 

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Now in its 20th year, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s repertoire resonates with energy, layering American athleticism on a base of European refinement. Featuring choreography by three leading dance-makers from Spain and Finland, this program showcases the technique and interpretive skills of the talented eleven-person ensemble.

“A happy tale of two cities. Virtuoso partnering in a repertoire rich in allusions and emotions. A lively program worth watching.”Jack Anderson, THE NEW YORK TIMES

* See more info about this performance here *.

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Nov
18
Sat
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet @ Royal Theatre
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

 

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Now in its 20th year, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s repertoire resonates with energy, layering American athleticism on a base of European refinement. Featuring choreography by three leading dance-makers from Spain and Finland, this program showcases the technique and interpretive skills of the talented eleven-person ensemble.

“A happy tale of two cities. Virtuoso partnering in a repertoire rich in allusions and emotions. A lively program worth watching.”Jack Anderson, THE NEW YORK TIMES

* See more info about this performance here *.

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Dec
1
Fri
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker @ Royal Theatre
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Nutcracker by Alberta Ballet. Photo: Gerard Yunker
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Extravagant bejeweled sets and gorgeous costumes created by Emmy-Award winner Zack Brown create a ballet that looks like a wonderfully illustrated children’s book. Be transported back to 19th century Russia with the captivating magic of this beloved holiday classic.

“There’s a magic and whimsy to it that bewitches the children in all of us.” GEORGIA STRAIGHT

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Dec
2
Sat
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker @ Royal Theatre
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Nutcracker by Alberta Ballet. Photo: Gerard Yunker
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Extravagant bejeweled sets and gorgeous costumes created by Emmy-Award winner Zack Brown create a ballet that looks like a wonderfully illustrated children’s book. Be transported back to 19th century Russia with the captivating magic of this beloved holiday classic.

“There’s a magic and whimsy to it that bewitches the children in all of us.” GEORGIA STRAIGHT

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker @ Royal Theatre
Dec 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Nutcracker by Alberta Ballet. Photo: Gerard Yunker
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Extravagant bejeweled sets and gorgeous costumes created by Emmy-Award winner Zack Brown create a ballet that looks like a wonderfully illustrated children’s book. Be transported back to 19th century Russia with the captivating magic of this beloved holiday classic.

“There’s a magic and whimsy to it that bewitches the children in all of us.” GEORGIA STRAIGHT

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Dec
3
Sun
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker @ Royal Theatre
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Nutcracker by Alberta Ballet. Photo: Gerard Yunker
Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Extravagant bejeweled sets and gorgeous costumes created by Emmy-Award winner Zack Brown create a ballet that looks like a wonderfully illustrated children’s book. Be transported back to 19th century Russia with the captivating magic of this beloved holiday classic.

“There’s a magic and whimsy to it that bewitches the children in all of us.” GEORGIA STRAIGHT

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Jan
19
Fri
Dancers of Damelahamid @ McPherson Playhouse
Jan 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Dancers of Damelahamid
Dancers of Damelahamid

Shortly after the potlatch ban was lifted in 1951, Ken and Margaret Harris founded Dancers of Damelahamid to preserve the Gitxsan peoples’ traditional songs and dances. Now, five decades later, the company is under the artistic direction of their daughter, Margret Grenier, whose works redefine and characterize traditional practices to be accessible for new generations. Flicker incorporates multimedia technology in a story about a young man who discovers his potential.

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.

* Tickets for Dancers of Damelahamid can be purchased with a subscription prior to Sep. 5, 2017 through the box office, 250-386-6121.  After Sep. 5, 2017, single tickets will be available online, by phone, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.

 

Feb
2
Fri
ODC/Dance @ Royal Theatre
Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ODC/Dance
ODC/Dance

San Francisco’s ODC/Dance has stepped into the spotlight in recent years, touring extensively to impressive venues across the continent. This program of two works by the company’s co-artistic directors has substance and emotional texture combined with strong production values and even stronger dancers.

“ODC/Dance is an impressive company whose choreography is at once fluid and powerful, intricate and dynamic…not to be missed.” ‪- Merli V. Guerra, FJORD REVIEW

* See more info about this performance here *

Subscribe now to get the best seats for the 2017/18 season.
* Single tickets will be available (starting Sep. 5, 2017) online, or at 250-386-6121, or in person at the Royal or McPherson box offices.