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Strategic Plan and Annual Reports

For 60 years, NBS has been a leader for Olympic-calibre ballet training, embracing the evolution of dance, and leading the charge on systemic change.

We know first-hand the life-changing impact of the power of dance. This is what drives our commitment to making dance a part of all Canadians’ lives. This mission is the foundation of the documents below.


2021-2022 Year in Review

Learn more about NBS’ activities during the 2021/22 school year. Titled Dancing Opens Doors, this year-in-review touches on a resonant and long-term theme: our deeply-held belief that dancing can facilitate any and every opportunity, for individuals and communities. Dancing opens doors to meaningful and life-spanning experiences of learning, leadership, well-being and remarkable creativity that connect us all, and that connect the exciting accomplishments of the past year to our vision of growth for the near future.

A dancer leaps across the stage during NBS' Spring Showcase

NBS' Strategic Plan 2022-2025

Dance transcends boundaries and strengthens community. We know that when we bring dance into our lives, we are healthier, happier and more socially connected. This is what drives NBS to continue to invest in diverse, evidence-informed programs across Canada; creating conditions that support people of all ages and states of health in the life-changing benefits of dance. For more than 60 years, NBS has established itself as a global leader in ballet training, upholding standards and integrity for everyone who embraces dance in their lives. NBS’ 2022-2025 Strategic Plan articulates and affirms NBS’ vision and core values, leading with integrity to build a better future for ballet.

2020-2021 Year in Review

Learn more about NBS’ activities during the 2020/21 school year.

2019-2020 Year in Review

Learn more about NBS’ activities during the 2019/20 school year.

Statement of Operations and Balance Sheet 2019–2020

December 15, 2020

Audited Statements 2019–2020

December 11, 2020

Canada’s National Ballet School Annual Report 2017–2018

November 28, 2018

Statement of Operations and Balance Sheet 2016–2017

November 28, 2017

Audited Statements 2016–17

November 28, 2017

Audited Statements 2015–2016

November 29, 2016