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Audition locations and dates are now available. Register now to secure a spot!
This program trains students for a successful dance teaching career. In person auditions will be held January 29, 2017 in Toronto. Register now.
Winnipeg's Sharing Dance Day is almost here! Come out on June 8 to join the nation’s biggest dance party to celebrate Canada’s 150th!
4 Performances, 11 Countries. 21 Schools, 1 Week, April 30 – May 6
Your gift shares the benefits of dance with everyone. Discover how by reading about an innovative project uniting dancers of all ages and abilities in one incredible performance.
The Assemblée Internationale 2017 has brought students and artistic staff from 21 professional ballet schools together at Canada's National Ballet School (NBS) for an intensive seven days of classes, rehearsals, performances, forums and professional development for Artistic Directors. Keep up to date with the latest information surrounding the week-long event.
Inara and Noelle, students at NBS reflect on their observations throughout AI.
Grade 9 student Portia discusses her first AI and what the week had in store.
Student correspondent Emily discusses her AI thus far.
NBS student Emma discusses the variety of styles portrayed in the AI opening performance.
NBS student Jessica recounts her experience watching a class during Assemblée Internationale.
The students at NBS are gaining valuable knowledge from AI17.
Grade 9 student Hamish gives a glimpse into his first day of Assemblée Internationale.
With Assemblée Internationale 2017 rapidly approaching, our student correspondent Emily reflects on her past experience with AI.
Hear from Cassie Martin, a graduate of Canada’s National Ballet School (class of 2014) and "gold star" Assemblée Internationale veteran.
Canada's National Ballet School Artistic Director Mavis Staines reflects on the previous festivals that took place in 2009 and 2013.