Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Ballet of Canada Marks 65th Anniversary with 'Pinocchio,' 'Streetcar'

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Ballet of Canada Marks 65th Anniversary with 'Pinocchio,' 'Streetcar'

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National Ballet to stage 'Pinocchio,' 'Streetcar'

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TORONTO - Adaptations of a beloved children's tale and a stage classic are among the newest productions from the National Ballet of Canada as the company celebrates its 65th anniversary.

The 2016-17 season will feature the world premiere of "Pinocchio" by British choreographer Will Tuckett.

The company will stage the Canadian premiere of "A Streetcar Named Desire" choreographed by John Neumeier, which is inspired by Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

The new season will also see the Canadian debut of "Genus," inspired by Charles Darwin's "The Origin of Species" and choreographed by Wayne McGregor. It will be showcased with the Jerome Robbins parody "The Concert (Or, The Perils of Everybody). …

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