For each of the 22 years since its creation, the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur has invited the great names in music and dance to perform, to the delight of the Festival’s audiences.
The 2013 edition unites an exceptional variety of talented artists, all with one thing in common: superb quality. It is safe to say that this programming will dazzle and delight all spectators.
The internationally acclaimed Ballet BC, recently listed as one of the “25 to Watch” by the prestigious Dance Magazine, is among the country’s leading companies of contemporary ballet. For its first visit to Saint-Sauveur, the Vancouver troupe will present a superb program in four acts.
The young dance students, ages 12 to 18, are offered the unique occasion to learn and train for 10 days under renowned dancer/teacher Brigitte Valette.
Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal returns to perform with its signature grace and style at the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur. The jewel of the Quebec dance scene presents a program featuring the works of three renowned choreographers.
TohuBohu is back for an afternoon filled with surprises and discoveries, organized especially for young festival-goers!
For its first visit to Quebec and first appearance in Canada in 25 years, the prestigious Italian dance company, under the artistic direction of Cristina Bozzolini, presents Aterballetto Suite, a masterly program of excerpts from the works Romeo and Juliet, Almost Blue, Come un respiro and Rossini Cards.
Local and regional merchants have come through again! Thanks to their generosity the Festival will hold its popular silent auction. Over 100 fabulous prizes will be available to choose from including art works, hotel and spa packages as well as various prestigious items.
Le Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur is delighted to present its International Performance, a once-in-a-lifetime event featuring luminary performers from some of the world’s most prestigious ballet companies. Eleven extraordinary artists share the stage for two evenings of great dance.
Directly from New Orleans, after starting the year with an acclaimed performance at the Grammys, the renowned Preservation Hall Jazz Band now travels to Saint-Sauveur to present its latest show.