Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS) presents ARISE, a brand-new initiative addressing a unique need, at this unique moment. ARISE shares stories of resilience and innovation—from studios and stages to digital environments—in order to inspire support for NBS programs that help more people experience the life-changing power of dance.
With a gift of any amount, you can champion the creation and expansion of NBS’ world-class programs and open doors for dancers across Canada and around the world.
Watch the ARISE documentary web-series
Watch the 4-part documentary web-series, ARISE
, by filmmaker Martin Edralin. The web-series shares a detailed look—through the eyes of Olympic calibre dancers-in-training—into this unique moment in history. Meet Jane, Marley, and Wesley, three Professional Ballet-Academic students at Canada's National Ballet School. Watch each episode and get an inside look at their journeys to NBS and their training during the pandemic.