Community Outreach Archives - Ballet Jörgen

George Brown Dance and the Importance of Post-Secondary Arts Education: An Interview with Trent Scherer, George Brown College Chair of Media & Performing Arts

“With our dance programs, our students are allowed the space to hone their skills a bit longer in a safe space where they have the chance to try new things, possibly fail, and try again without it having ramifications on their careers.”         What is...

CBJ Local Participant Program Invites Applications for Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet™

Hannah Mae Cruddas with little "Anne   “The Local Participant Program is not about winning gold. It’s about delivering for an audience and bringing something to life. It’s about contributing to the artform as an integral member of the whole performance.”  ...

Experiencing the Power of Professional Ballet: Jessie and Michelle Marshall on CBJ’s Local Participant Program and Ballet 101s

    Left to right: Jessie Marshall as a Chipmunk in the 2016 Nutcracker performance and as a frog in our 2018 performance.   “She came home from the show wide-eyed and told me with all the seriousness possible for a seven-year-old, ‘I need to take ballet!’”    ...