From action packed classics to contemporary renditions of some of the most-loved stories of all time, our 2014-2015 Season has something for every ballet lover. Timeless tales like Don Quixote, Carmen, and The Three Musketeersmix with comtemporary pieces Fumbling Towards Ecstasy and Forgotten Land, alongside guest performances by Houston Ballet and a special added program of Les Ballets Trockadero De Monte Carlo to make this season one of our best yet!
Fumbling Towards Ecstasy - Director's Cut
Set to the music of Sarah McLachlan, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy traces the spiritual odyssey of a woman’s life from first romantic encounter to mature love. This updated version features new choreography and songs from Sarah's upcoming studio album.
Feb 12 to Feb 14 Calgary
Feb 20 to Feb 21 Edmonton
Carmen & Forgotten Land
Alberta Ballet’s Yukichi Hattori brings his interpretation of the provocative gypsy to life in an alluring world-premiere event that will entrance you the same way Carmen does to the men who dare to cross her path.
Mar 20 to Mar 21 Edmonton
Mar 26 to Mar 28 Calgary
La Bayadère: The Temple Dancer (Houston Ballet)
A fire God, opium dreams, and a crashing temple – Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère is classical ballet with a touch of Bollywood performed by the world-acclaimed Houston Ballet. This lively story features lavish scenery depicting the jungles of India and the famous Shades scene, staged for the entire corps de ballet.
Apr 30 to May 02 Calgary
May 08 to May 09 Edmonton