Alberta Ballet has been a part of the cultural fabric of Edmonton for over 48 years. It is Canada’s second-largest ballet company, and has gained a national and international reputation as a dynamic, theatrical and innovative organization on and off the stage. They are renowned for their outstanding repertoire that encompasses both classical and contemporary works, as well as their innovative collaborations. The School of Alberta Ballet’s Edmonton Studios reaches far beyond the stage, with classes for all ages and outreach and education programming that engages, excites and gives back to the community.
With their roots proudly planted in Edmonton by founder Dr. Ruth Carse, they are Alberta’s ballet company, embodying the innovative, entrepreneurial and creative spirit that is our province. They are more than simply a provider of arts and culture. Their programming on the stage, in the studio and in the community engages and excites people, connecting them with dance and the arts.