Royal Winnipeg Ballet: Rodeo - Ballet in the Park, July 27 - 29

Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet – Company performing Rodeo for Ballet in the Park – July 27-29, 2022 – Lyric Theatre, Assiniboine Park

Welcome back to the summer tradition you don't want to miss! The art of dance is a universal language that unites us all through movement and music. Ballet in the Park is a unique opportunity to enjoy artistry in motion under the prairie skies with family, friends, and nature at Assiniboine Park… for free! It's a slice of Winnipeg culture that rivals Nutcracker for nostalgia and fun.

The Company will dazzle with Agnes de Mille's delightful ballet Rodeo, a theatrical tale of love triangles and empowerment that will leave audiences of all ages grinning ear to ear. This story is a true showstopper, whether you're seeing it for the first time or the fiftieth.

Students from the Professional and Recreational Divisions of the RWB School will deliver thrilling and beautiful performances showcasing the versatility of dance that will inspire us all with their artistry and technical excellence and leave everyone wanting more!

Ballet in the Park is the one time of year the incredible talents within our walls from all divisions gather in one place to reignite the stage, illuminate your world, and help you reconnect with dance!

What to Expect
Participate in engaging children's activities before the performance and enjoy a variety of tasty food trucks. This is an outdoor event, so dress appropriately and be mindful of sun protection. Ballet in the Park may run as scheduled rain or shine; if we need to cancel due to inclement weather we will announce this on all channels as soon as we make the call.

What to Bring
Lawn chairs, cushions, and/or blankets to sit on; snacks and water to keep you fuelled and hydrated; and a desire to reconnect and enjoy live dance!