Cassandra Martin

Cassandra Martin: Canada's National Ballet School

I was a very active child, always dancing and singing around the house, and my absolutely favourite thing to do was perform.


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What is it like being a student choreographer for the AI 13?

Posted: May 01
by Cassandra Martin/Canada's National Ballet School

Audio Blog: It's interesting to see how people from around the world act and respond to corrections and to different voices of teaching.


A great dance teacher is one that has all of this plus the passion and artistic nuance to influence the students.

Posted: April 16
by Cassandra Martin/Canada's National Ballet School

A good dance teacher is one that not only has great knowledge of the body, but knows how to give corrections in a way that will inspire and encourage.

Most of all I loved dancing and performing.

Posted: February 04
by Cassandra Martin/Canada's National Ballet School

My mother thought that the way to calm down such an energetic girl was to put me into ballet.

What are you doing to prepare for the AI?

Posted: February 01
by Cassandra Martin/Canada's National Ballet School

Rehearsals, late nights and since I am a choreographer choosing my dancers, costumes... lighting, etc!

Participating Schools

Participating Schools

The schools invited to participate in the Assemblée International 2013 are those with whom NBS has a long standing history of co-operation developed over the past twenty years... Learn more >>