The program offers a highly entertaining performance of selected works, illustrating an educational and inspiring introduction to ballet. Students interact with the dancers and some attend master classes in local studios.
Theme: Intersections Dance and Sport. BV’s dancers demonstrate ballet techniques, comparing them with those of figure skating and gymnastics. The demo-talk is filled with humour and anecdotes showcasing different genres of dance and their dramatic essence.
Duration: 45-60 mins, Grade Suitability: K-Grade12Languages Presented in English or French
Study Guide 1: Ballet Positions
Study Guide 2: Classical Dance – A Physical Life
Study Guide 3: La Danse Classique – une vie de prouesses physiques