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Ballet BC Dress Rehearsal – Book Now!

February 11, 2017

Join us on a school trip to the Ballet BC Dress Rehearsal on Thursday, March 16, 2017.  Tickets are only $2 and $5!  Transportation included.  It’s going to be a wonderful day!

UPDATE (Feb 22): We have 57 people signed up!  Our First coach is Full!  We’re now taking names for a second coach.  Please continue to buy tickets.  If we don’t have enough people for a second coach by Feb 27, you can still come – just meet us at the QE Theatre – or we can refund your tickets. 

BalletBC Dress Rehearsal for Program 2 March 16 2017

To celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Canada, four unique voices in contemporary dance in Vancouver will honour this special occasion with a BC-inspired evening in collaboration with local designers and artists. The distinct display of these dance makers will exhibit the talent that has garnered them attention around the world.

Learn more about Program 2.

Ballet BC Dress Rehearsal Details

We are organizing bus transportation to take our students (and guardians) to enjoy an afternoon of exciting contemporary ballet as Ballet BC prepares for their upcoming Program 2 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.  Transportation is being provided at no charge thanks to our very generous event sponsor.

Purchase your seats through your online account or at the office by Saturday, February 25.  In the Online Shop, go to FVAD Merchandise or Search on Ballet BC to find items “Ballet BC – Program 2 – Student/Senior” or “Ballet BC – Program 2 – General”.

Performance Information:

  • Thursday March 16, 2017
  • 1:30-3:30PM
  • Doors open at 1:00PM

Ticket Prices:

  • $5 General
  • $2 Students & Seniors
  • No additional tickets available for sale at the door or after the Feb 25 deadline.
  • No refunds.
  • These tickets are available as a group booking only through FVAD.
  • No individual tickets are available.

DEPARTURE INFORMATION (times to be confirmed):

  • 10:45am – Meet at FVAD (more details coming soon)
  • 11:00am – Bus departs FVAD for the QE Theatre in Vancouver


  • 1:00pm – Lobby doors open/ Tickets available for pick up
  • 1:15pm – Theatre doors open
  • 1:25pm – Pre-show Introduction
  • 1:30pm – 3:30 (audience can leave earlier)* – *end time subject to change

RETURN INFORMATION (times to be confirmed):

  • 3:45pm –Bus departs QE Theatre (more details coming soon)
  • 5:15-5:45pm – Bus arrives at FVAD