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What a fabulous first day of our Nutcracker weekend!! Nearly 1400 children experienced Mission’s own Nutcracker at the Clarke Theatre on Friday, Dec 4th. Over 200 tickets are still available for each of the performances Saturday, Dec 5th (2pm & 7pm). Purchase at the Clarke Theatre box office one hour before each performance. Box Office: 604-820-3961.Read more
Summer at Canada’s National Ballet School! Congratulations to Pre-Professional Academy students Priscilla and Marin who were both accepted into Canada’s National Ballet School for Summer 2016! The summer program is the second-level audition for the full-time Professional Ballet Program. This will be Priscilla’s first summer at NBS. Marin will be attending for her third consecutive summer. […]Read more
First Professionally-Handmade Tutu It was a wonderful day at the Academy recently! Our first professionally-handmade tutu arrived for our Golden Sugar Plum Fairy! From the Ukraine to Mission The making of the tutu was organized by one of our Academy ballet teachers, Anton Lykhanov. It was through his connections with the Kharkiv National Opera and Ballet […]Read more
New Look! It was time for new Nutcracker snowflakes costumes. For seven years, we have had the same Nutcracker Snowflakes costumes, adding extra jewels and tulle layers along the way, making do with what we could afford. This year, we decided it was time for a fresh new look. Having studied many costumes of many classical ballet companies […]Read more