Best Dance Company: Alberta Ballet
Choreographed grace and beauty. The Alberta Ballet is one of Canada’s premier dance companies, committed to an artistic vision of powerfully exciting dance. Hosting dancers from all across the globe, this group of talented individuals strive for perfection season after season of dance, choreography, acting and ballet. The artistic staff at this company combines decades of ballet experience with creative minds to produce fresh, exciting performances each year.
Artistic director Jean Grand-Maitre and Executive Director Chris George work together to create a breathtaking masterpiece where the observer can truly experience a story through live dance. The duo work simultaneously to create premiere live dance experiences for us and high-end dance training for all their participants. Make sure to catch their new performance in May as a tribute to the Tragically Hip. Inspired by the renowned band’s most loved songs, this post-apocalyptic rock ballet is the newest creation by Jean Grand-Maître.
141 18 Ave SW, Calgary, AB
Tel. (403) 245-4222