Tag: Centennial Concert Hall

Wizard of Oz: RWB Dazzles with Canadian Premiere

It’s time to see the Wizard! The Wizard of Oz, a million-dollar co-production between the Kansas City Ballet, Colorado Ballet, and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) makes its highly anticipated Canadian premiere this week (May 1-5) at the Centennial Concert Hall as the classic tale is brought to life through […]

Queen: We Will Rock You Comes To Winnipeg

Our kids have grown up listening to Queen. They have seen Bohemian Rhapsody and are pretty much obsessed with Freddie Mercury and all things Queen. Last night we watched the story of Adam Lambert and Queen on ABC. It’s safe to say Queen is always on in our house. via […]

Sleeping Beauty Comes to RWB This Winter

Audiences will be able to relive the magic of their favourite childhood fairytale when the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB)’s production of The Sleeping Beauty returns February 28 to March 4 at the Centennial Concert Hall. Originally created in Russia just over a century ago, The Sleeping Beauty is based on […]

Bringing Hart to Vespers at the RWB

By Candice G. Ball Evelyn Hart’s mother, Maxine, received her Mother’s Day gift early this year: she watched her 61-year-old daughter perform in the world premiere of James Kudelka’s Vespers.   Based on the music of Claudio Monteverdi’s “Vespers,” the atmospheric ballet pays homage to humankind’s relationship with the natural […]

Take a bite out of Halloween with Dracula at the RWB

Just in time for Halloween, Dracula opens RWB’s 77th Season from October 26-30.  This dark fantasy is faithful to Bram Stoker’s gothic novel, brimming with passion and fearful suspense. The creative team that brought this classic story to life includes renowned choreographer Mark Godden and accomplished costume and set designer […]