Views of and from the stage in the Betty Oliphant Theatre

The Betty Oliphant Theatre

404 Jarvis Street

A fully-equipped performance space right on NBS' campus.


The Betty Oliphant Theatre is located in a former red-brick century home. It is a training and performance venue for Canada’s National Ballet School and a central venue for small and mid-sized dance and theatre companies. It has a large stage, the same size as the Four Seasons Centre stage, with a sprung dance floor, 280 retractable seats, and orchestra pit and excellent sound and light systems.


The theatre has 260 seats with orchestra pit; 280 seats with Row AA (no orchestra pit)

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A façade of the Celia Franca Centre at NBS

Venue Rentals

Canada’s National Ballet School provides a number of venues which can suit a variety of events and functions, in the heart of downtown Toronto.


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Night image of NBS from the street

Celia Franca Centre

The Celia Franca Centre is an award-winning, state-of-the-art dance training facility at Canada’s National Ballet School.

Street facade of Currie Hall

Currie Hall

Built in 1911 as a Quaker Meeting House, Currie Hall was the original site of Canada’s National Ballet School.

Interior dance studio

Studio Rentals

The state-of-the-art studio spaces at Canada’s National Ballet School are perfectly suited for classes, tutoring, auditions, workshops, and rehearsals, among other options.