Articles

08
Mar
2012

Spotlight: the National Ballet’s newest prima ballerina leaps from playing the chicken to dancing the lead - Toronto Life

Jillian Vanstone is the kind of person who, when asked to name her flaws, responds that she's too precise in her movements—a humble-bra...
22
Feb
2012

Principal Dancers Guillaume Cote and Jillian Vanstone Recognized for Excellence in Dance - NBoC Media Release

Guillaume Côté and Jillian Vanstone, Principal Dancers with The National Ballet of Canada, are being recognized for excellence in da...
01
Sep
2011

Jillian Vanstone - The New Alice - Dance International

 The verdict is in and the ballet is a triumph. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, which premiered in Toronto in June 2011, is both the most e...
13
Jun
2011

Jillian Vanstone Promoted to Principal Dancer - NBoC Media Release

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced promotions for the 2011/12 season. Jillian Vanstone has been prom...
01
Jun
2011

Pointe Break - Fashion Magazine

When the National Ballet of Canada's artistic director, Karen Kain, pulled dancer JIllian Vanstone aside in March and told her she'd landed th...
01
Jun
2011

Jillian Vanstone's Alice won't balk at rabbit holes

Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon has given Jillian Vanstone the opportunity of a lifetime. He has made the ballerina the first-cast Alice, which mea...