Oakville Ballet is proud to introduce the guest artists Markham born Jessica Burrows and Swedish born Lucas Jerkander, both currently with the Hong Kong Ballet Company. Jessica will perform the role of Nikiya - La Bayadère. Lucas will perform the role of Solor - La Bayadère. JESSICA BURROWS Born in Markham, Jessica graduated from Canada's National Ballet School [...]
June 27, 2016 – Oakville, ON - Over 40 young dancers have begun rehearsals for Oakville Ballet’s premier performances in September. The dancers, aged 12 to 17, under the guidance of Artistic Director and Ballet Master Amanda Paterson, and Ciprian Campianu have combined two of the most iconic classical ballets to thrill the audience and [...]
Oakville Ballet is pleased to announce Porsche Centre Oakville as a new corporate partner. Performance meets Performance To mark the beginning of the new Porsche Centre Oakville and Oakville Ballet partnership partnership, a select number of Oakville Ballet’s young dancers will attend and perform at the Oakville Town Square on Sunday June 26, 2016 from 12pm –4pm celebrating the launch of the all new [...]
May 2016, One of the most popular personalities in all of sports, Helio Castroneves - Team Penske's elder statesman - has joined the I'm On Pointe Campaign. He has accomplished much in his illustrious career, yet he remains passionate in his desire to achieve much more. Castroneves returns for his 17th season with Team Penske in [...]
Major-General Lewis W. MacKenzie, retired Commander of the United Nations Protection Force in Sarajevo. A recipient of the Order of Canada and the United Nations Medal of Honour, Major-General Lewis MacKenzie is the first Canadian, military or civilian to be awarded a second Meritorious Service Cross.