Bold and innovative, the Company’s distinctive style and approach has helped it make a unique and
valuable contribution to the development of dance in Canada.
An internationally acclaimed collaborative and creation-based contemporary ballet company that is a
leader and resource in the creation, production and education of contemporary dance in Canada.
The Company presents a diverse repertoire of Canadian and international work from the late 20th and early
21st centuries, and is a hotbed for the creation and performance of new works. Since 2009, the Company
has developed a repertoire of more than 40 new works by acclaimed Canadian and international
choreographers including William Forsythe, Itzik Galili, Jorma Elo, Cayetano Soto, Crystal Pite, Johan Inger,
Walter Matteini, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Jacopo Godani, José Navas, Emily Molnar, Nicolo Fonte, Lesley
Telford, Wen Wei Wang, Medhi Walerski, Serge Bennathan, Fernando Hernando Magadan, Kevin O’Day,
Shawn Hounsell, Gioconda Barbuto, Simone Orlando, Robert Glumbek and Aszure Barton among others.
Under the artistic direction of Emily Molnar, former member of The National Ballet of Canada, Ballet BC and
the Ballett Frankfurt, the Company actively fosters collaborations that support artists, choreographers and
audiences alike, furthering the boundaries of contemporary dance. We embrace excellence in the practice of
contemporary ballet, with its wide diversity of technique and style, honouring its roots and components. In
our view, contemporary ballet is the ballet of today.