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My Passion and My Life

Alena Loboda Victoria Ballet Academy is a very special place for me. This is where I first encountered ballet at  the age of 13 and a half, and ever since then, it became my passion and my life. I was able to experience the most professional and serious training that the school has to offer when I was accepted to the Day School program. The academy quickly became a second home for me; it was the place where I took academic classes, dance classes, attended rehearsals, and made friends. I am forever grateful to my dance teachers, Victoria Mironova and Elena Dmitrieva who instilled in me the determination, self-discipline, attention to detail, and courage necessary to pursue my dreams. Their tremendous love for ballet inspired me to always give 100% [...]

By | August 19th, 2013|Testimonials, Written Testimonials|Comments Off on My Passion and My Life

Ballet Auditions 2013

Audition Dates: February 3 and 10, 2013 Address: 7 Bradwick Drive, Vaughan, Ontario, Canada Please contact us to Register for  an Audition: Email: info@victoriaballet.com Phone: (905) 707-7580 An assessment of the student’s physical and creative potential for the Professional Choreographic Program (grades 5-12, Master classes, and Teachers' Course) is conducted by our instructors.  No auditioning is necessary for Summer camp, Summer Intensive or Preschool and elementary grades 1 to 4, however, physical and academic screening may be required. Out-of-country and non-local area children are invited to send a video of their audition. The audition fee is $40. 

By | January 23rd, 2013|Ballet, camp, Events, News, School|Comments Off on Ballet Auditions 2013

New Uniform CodeNew Uniform Code

Important Notice Starting September 8, 2012 Victoria Ballet Academy will be introducing a new uniform code for all children. Recreational and Beginner Programs - Pink Leotard (includes skirt). Pink soft shoes, and pink tights. Hair pulled back in a pony tail (for girls with short hair) or in a bun. Intermediate Level - Burgundy Leotard, pink soft shoes, pink tights. Hair must be up in a bun. The wearing of Pointe shoes will depend on the advice of your child’s teacher. Pre-Professional Level - Navy Leotard, pink soft shoes, pink tights. Hair must be up in a bun. Pointe shoes, with ribbons and elastics properly sown on! Professional Level - Black Leotard, pink soft shoes, pink tights. Hair must be up in a bun. Pointe shoes, with ribbons and elastics [...]

By | September 2nd, 2012|Academy, News, School|Comments Off on New Uniform CodeNew Uniform Code

Grishko Dancewear ShopGrishko Dancewear Shop

Victoria Ballet Academy is happy to inform you that within our new and improved facilities you will also find the first Canadian Grishko Dancewear Shop! Grishko Dancewear Canada is the sole distributor of the new Grishko GSK line which features the finest quality of ballet and dancewear attire. We would like to welcome you to visit the store where you will find products created according to the latest innovations in shoes and dancewear manufacturing. You will find Pointe shoes, soft shoes, leotards for all ages, tights, and accessories. All products are ordered directly from Grishko Company and will be in stock throughout the year to ensure that you can buy the best dancewear at the best prices in the market. Please feel free to contact the store at sales [at] [...]

By | September 2nd, 2012|News|Comments Off on Grishko Dancewear ShopGrishko Dancewear Shop

Gala Concert 2011

A Victoria Ballet Academy production Artistic Director: Victoria Mironova June 15th, 2011 at 7:00pm Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts 10268 Yonge Street Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 3B7 Box office: 905-787-8811 Tickets online Featuring the Graduating Students of the Professional Ballet Program as well as the day-school and after-school students of the Academy. This year's concert features variations from Le Corsair, Don Quixote, Chopiniana and other famous classical ballet performances. THE PROGRAM: Act I A. Glazunov, Polonaise. Graduation ceremony P. Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty, Waltz T. Werner, Chicken Dance , The Bunnies L. Debiles, Coppelia, Musique Automates J. Schubert, Musical Joke C. Saint-Saëns, The Carnival of the Animals, Gallop P. Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty, Tom Thumb S. Prokofiev, Cinderella, the Dance with Oranges A. Rybenov, Celebration, Russian folk dance 10. M. [...]

By | June 15th, 2011|Events|Comments Off on Gala Concert 2011