The Dreamers Ever Leave You
This fall, the Art Gallery of Ontario and The National Ballet of Canada come together to co-present The Dreamers Ever Leave You, an innovative new ballet created and choreographed by Robert Binet and inspired by the work of iconic Canadian painter Lawren Harris. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris, The Dreamers Ever Leave You is an immersive ballet created for a gallery setting. There will be six 2.5-hour performances from August 31st – September 10th, 2016 as well as a film installation running in the gallery between performances.
New work for The Royal Ballet
Robert was mentored by Wayne McGregor as the Royal Ballet’s first-ever Choreographic Apprentice in 2012 and 2013. As a part of the celebrations of McGregor’s 10th anniversary as Resident Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, Robert has been commissioned to create a new ballet. More information HERE.
Wild Space: Terra Incognita
Reimagining how ballet is created, presented and shared. Coming soon to Toronto, London, Copenhagen and Amsterdam.
“Binet has a great facility for limpid, articulate movement and, as this small but ambitious production amply demonstrates, he also thinks outside the box.” – The Times
The Blue of Distance for New York City Ballet
“Robert Binet is a major talent” – The Financial Times
“remarkably poetic” – The New York Times
The Blue of Distance premiered at New York City Ballet’s Fall 2015 Gala at the David H. Koch Theatre at Lincoln Centre. It was performed on tour in Saratoga and will be performed again at Lincoln Centre on May 10th and 13th, 2017.