Photograph by Cheryl Angear

July 30, 2014

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English National Ballet’s Coppelia in Pictures

English National Ballet’s Coppelia in Pictures English National Ballet recently completed a run of Coppélia at the London Coliseum, with debuts from Shiori Kase and Yonah Acosta.

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July 29, 2014

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THE SARASOTA BALLET PRESENTS WILL TUCKETT’S WORLD-PREMIERE OF THE SECRET GARDEN

THE SARASOTA BALLET PRESENTS WILL TUCKETT’S WORLD-PREMIERE OF THE SECRET GARDEN Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel is brought to life   Sarasota, Fla. – July 29, 2014 – This August, in a special and unique summer performance, The Sarasota Ballet will present Will Tuckett’s full-length production of The Secret Garden. Bringing to life Frances Hodgson […]

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Kenneth MacMillan’s Requiem (dancers: Sue Jin Kang and Jason Reilly), ©Bernd Weißbrod

July 29, 2014

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STUTTGART BALLET 2014 – 2015 SEASON

STUTTGART BALLET 2014 – 2015 SEASON World Premieres by Cherkaoui and Volpi Stuttgart premiere by Goecke Evenings dedicated to MacMillan and Cranko     Artistic Director/Intendant Reid Anderson has announced the Stuttgart Ballet’s 2014-2015 Season. Highlights include world premieres by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Demis Volpi; a Stuttgart premiere by Marco Goecke; mixed repertory evenings […]

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Amber Scott and Adam Bull in Graeme Murphy's Swan Lake. Photography Jeff Busby

July 28, 2014

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The Australian Ballet jetés into Sydney’s Capitol Theatre: A special Sydney-only season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake

The Australian Ballet jetés into Sydney’s Capitol Theatre: A special Sydney-only season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake  Sydney audiences will have the opportunity to see The Australian Ballet’s internationally acclaimed masterpiece as never before, as Odette meets her Prince in the most regal of settings. In February 2015, for the first time ever, The Australian Ballet […]

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Fire Island Dance Festival 2014-BalletCollective-choreographed by Troy Schumacher-photo by Whitney Browne-

July 27, 2014

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Fire Island Dance Festival

Fire Island Dance Festival Continuing coverage from this year’s Fire Island Dance Festival.  

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Northern Ballet dancers in Kenneth Tindall's_The Architect Photo Emma Kauldhar

July 26, 2014

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Home-grown talent recognised with Northern Ballet award nominations

Home-grown talent recognised with Northern Ballet award nominations Northern Ballet is honoured to have received a nomination for Best Company at the Taglioni European Ballet Awards with additional recognition for one of its Premier Dancers, Kenneth Tindall, who has been nominated for Best Young Choreographer. The winners of the awards, which recognises the work of the top ballet companies, […]

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Robyn Hendricks in La Bayadère. Photography Georges Antoni

July 25, 2014

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The Australian Ballet | La Bayadere

Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère: Classical ballet meets Bollywood – international superstars heading down under for the Australian première One of Bollywood’s brightest stars, Australian born Pallavi Sharda will add a touch of Bollywood glamour to the opening night of Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère when she joins Melbourne’s glitterati for its Australian première this August. Fresh […]

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Tamara Rojo as Swanhilde and Alban Lendorf performing as Franz in English National Ballet's Coppelia rehearsal at The Coliseum Theatre, London on July 23, 2014. Photo: Arnaud Stephenson

July 25, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Coppelia

Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Coppélia English National Ballet Coppelia London Coliseum Thursday 24th July 2014 Coppelia is a light-hearted, sweet & charming ballet with plenty of laughter along the way. English National Ballet’s production is now entering its 30th year, and is still going strong despite it being short on today’s reality. The Principal […]

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July 24, 2014

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Scottish Ballet presents THE CRUCIBLE with TEN POEMS

Scottish Ballet presents THE CRUCIBLE with TEN POEMS 25 – 27 September Theatre Royal GLASGOW | 30 September – 1 October Eden Court INVERNESS | 3 – 4 October Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH | 7 – 8 October His Majesty’s Theatre ABERDEEN THE CRUCIBLE (World Premiere) Choreography: Helen Pickett Music: Bernard Herrmann; Paul Hindemith, Jon Hopkins; James […]

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Corp de Ballet Jun Xia in Krzystof Pastor's In Light and Shadow

July 24, 2014

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The Hong Kong Ballet takes Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival by storm

The Hong Kong Ballet takes Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival by storm At the end of a stunning season on performances in their home city, The Hong Kong Ballet’s hard-working dancer stravelled to Massachusetts to perform at the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival. Three of The Hong Kong Ballet’s dancers, Wu Fei-fei, Wei Wei and Shen Jie […]

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July 24, 2014

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Live Stream from BALLETBOYZ today

Live Stream from BALLETBOYZ today Ahead of BALLETBOYZ’ Roundhouse dates next week – July 31st, August 1st – the company will be live streaming rehearsals from their studios in Kingston Upon Thames tomorrow, Thursday July 24th at 3.30pm. Follow the link to see theTALENT, composer Keaton Henson and choreographer Iván Pérez in rehearsal for the […]

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July 24, 2014

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Princeton Ballet School announces its Summer Intensive program’s final performance – An Evening of Dance

Princeton Ballet School announces its Summer Intensive program’s final performance – An Evening of Dance PRINCETON, NJ – On Friday, July 25, 2014, students from Princeton Ballet School’s Summer Intensive will be dancing in the program’s culminating performance. The show, entitled An Evening of Dance, will take place at the Berlind Theatre in the McCarter […]

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July 23, 2014

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English National Ballet’s Coppelia In Pictures

Laurretta Summerscales as Prayer. Photograph Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Coppélia In Pictures English National Ballet’s production of Coppélia opens tonight at the London Coliseum, with Yonah Acosta and Shiori Kase both making debuts as Franz and Swanlida respectively. Both have recently been promoted – Acosta to Principal and Kase to First Soloist.

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July 22, 2014

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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2014

The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2014 To The Royal Ballet Reece Clarke Calvin Richardson Gina Storm-Jensen Grace Blundell Grace Horler   To Birmingham Royal Ballet Alexander Bird Edivaldo Souza da Silva   To Bavarian State Ballet Maud-Hélène Treille   To Stuttgart Ballet Adam Russell-Jones   To Royal Danish Ballet Drew Nelson Samuel Rees   […]

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July 22, 2014

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents

Pacific Northwest Ballet presents September 26-October 5, 2014 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   Performances: September 26 & 27, October 2, 3, & 4 at 7:30pm September 27 at 2:00pm October 5 at 1:00pm   SEATTLE, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet raises the velvet curtain on its 2014-2015 […]

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July 22, 2014

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20th Anniversary Edition of Fire Island Dance Festival Shatters Fundraising Record with $533,860

Fire Island Dance Festival 2014-Marcelo Gomes and Luciana Paris-photo by Whitney Browne

20th Anniversary Edition of Fire Island Dance Festival Shatters Fundraising Record with $533,860 Presented by and benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Featuring Marcelo Gomes, Sara Mearns, Ailey II, MOMIX and more, plus new choreography by Joshua Bergasse, Nick Kenkel, Patrick Makuakāne and Troy Schumacher Fire Island Dance Festival […]

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July 21, 2014

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Ballet News To Build on Its Success

Ballet News To Build on Its Success Nobody likes to ask, do they ? But if you don’t ask, you don’t get…. Expanding Ballet News is an expensive business. Planning & development behind the scenes/production of regular exclusive content published for you : there’s always a cost involved. Heading to an event : there’s a cost involved in […]

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July 19, 2014

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Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 21 for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 42nd Season!

Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 21 for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 42nd Season Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31.*   September 2014 – June 2015 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center, Seattle, Washington   2014-2015 season to feature the return of audience favorites George Balanchine’s Jewels; Alexei Ratmansky’s Don Quixote, […]

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July 18, 2014

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English National Ballet collaborate with Opera Holland Park

English National Ballet collaborate with Opera Holland Park An artistic collaboration from the heart of London Opera Holland Park will be collaborating with English National Ballet on The Judgement of Paris ballet within the opera Adriana Lecouvreur, which opens on Thursday 24 July as part of the 2014 Investec Opera Holland Park Season. Cilea’s music […]

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July 18, 2014

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The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Performance 2014

A Sweet Spell of Oblivion by David Dawson. Giulia Frosi and Edivaldo Souza Da Silva. Photograph by Johan Persson

The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Performance 2014 Last weekend The Royal Ballet School performed their annual matinee show on the main stage of the Royal Opera House, including the famously fantastic Grand Défilé.  

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