More Pictures are Ready!

Dear Parents, The pictures of students who took their Exams on May 11 and May 17 as well as those from our Open House are ready.  If you would like to browse or buy any of these pictures please use the following link: http://www.lilredspider.com/viba/2013.  We hope you enjoy them all. They are proof of the great success achieved this year by our students.  Congratulations!  

By | June 4th, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on More Pictures are Ready!

Open House and Exam Day Pictures are Ready

We are happy to announce that now you can browse and buy all the beautiful pictures from our Open House and Exams that took place on saturday, May 11, 2013.  Please go to our photographer's  web site: http://www.lilredspider.com/viba/2013. We will soon have more  pictures for other exam days posted on that same site.  Enjoy your pictures!  

By | May 28th, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on Open House and Exam Day Pictures are Ready

General Rehearsals for Gala Concert

This is our schedule, please review it and dont' miss your rehearsal day! General Rehearsal 1 Sunday, June 2,  from 2 - 4 pm PARTICIPANTS: Students performing in Act 1 (see the list of dancers on the information board in the reception area). General Rehearsal 2 Sunday, June 9, from  2 - 4 pm PARTICIPANTS: Students performing in Act 3 Coda, Act 4 character dances, and Act 1  (see the list of dancers on the information board in the reception area). NOTE: the photo session is scheduled for June 15 and 16 (Saturday and Sunday). If interested, please call us to reserve your time in advance.

By | May 25th, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on General Rehearsals for Gala Concert

Eifman Ballet and Victoria Ballet Academy Success Share Common Origin

Victoria Mironova and Boris Eifman share the same passion for dance, and some years ago they also shared the same support in their careers by Natalia Dudinskaya, and her husband Konstantin Sergeev, both great Russian dancers and professors at the Vaganova Ballet Academy. Mr. Sergeev once told a Math teacher about Miss Victoria Mironova, founder and Artistic Director of VIBA: “You’ll have to give this girl a break with your math, she is God blessed in ballet” The rest is history, Victoria became a great ballet dancer and teacher and now just as Eifman Ballet is a great company touring all over the world, Victoria International Ballet Academy is one of the best ballet schools in Canada. If you still have not bought your tickets for Eifman Ballet at the [...]

By | May 22nd, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on Eifman Ballet and Victoria Ballet Academy Success Share Common Origin

Boris Eifman and Victoria Mironova, Same Alma Matter, Same Passion

Eifman St. Petersburg Ballet is coming to Toronto with their Masterpiece Rodin. The acclaimed contemporary ballet performance by Artistic Director Boris Eifman was inspired by the remarkable life and art of French sculptor Auguste Rodin.«Boris Eifman is undoubtedly the most interesting modern Russian choreographer. He has a magnetism of both his own personality and his constant desire for renewal». Le Figaro Boris Eifman is a talented choreographer – philosopher who attended the VaganovaBalletAcademy, as did Ms. Victoria Mironova, the founder of our school, and as did many of the most talented and respected dancers who have collaborated with renowned companies such as the Mariinsky and the Mikhailovsky Ballet Companies. Victoria International Ballet Academy is always looking for opportunities that will allow our students and their families to enjoy and learn from exceptional [...]

By | May 21st, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on Boris Eifman and Victoria Mironova, Same Alma Matter, Same Passion

Life With a Baby

To friends of Victoria International Ballet Academy We have found an organization that offers great opportunities for families with young children. As we share their philosophy, read the following: Life With a Baby is support network of parents who help each other by sharing experiences, organizing activities such as workshops and seminars, play dates, field trips, stroller walks, parenting classes and much more! Best of all it’s FREE!!! Raising a baby is a wonderful experience, but it’s also a challenge. Our unique approach will help you to overcome some of the challenges and really enjoy the wonderful first years. Claire Kerr-Zlobin Healthy Start, Healthy Future Founder/Program Director www.lifewithababy.com www.facebook.com/LifeWithABaby twitter.com/lifewithababy ca.linkedin.com/in/lifewithababy

By | May 14th, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on Life With a Baby

MORE ABOUT VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL BALLET ACADEMY’S HISTORY

Cont’d Victoria Ballet Academy’s day school was registered in 2004, with all its students attending grade 5. In January of 2006, they travelled for the first time to the ballet capital of the world: St. Petersburg, Russia. They visited the Vaganova Ballet Academy, alma mater of Ms. Victoria Mironova and other teachers of VIBA. After that, they travelled to Poland, Finland, Sweden, China, Cuba, and the U.S.A.  At their first competition in Ukraine, in 2006, one of our students obtained the first place in the category of the youngest dancers. In May of 2007, the Academy moved to its second location thus achieving a threefold increase in space as many more students enrolled in the school.  In 2009, three students were invited by the organizing committee of the International Ballet [...]

By | April 17th, 2013|Academy|Comments Off on MORE ABOUT VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL BALLET ACADEMY’S HISTORY