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July 26, 2016

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Three new professional dancers join the Strictly Come Dancing line-up for 2016

Three new professional dancers join the Strictly Come Dancing line-up for 2016   The BBC announced today that three more professional dancers will be joining the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The all-British dancers include World Champion Neil Jones and British and European Youth Latin and Ballroom Champions, AJ Pritchard and Chloe Hewitt, who […]

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RWB Apprentices Saeka Shirai and Yue Shi at Varna's International Ballet Competition Photo Victor Viktorov

July 26, 2016

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ROYAL WINNIPEG BALLET DANCERS REPRESENT CANADA AT THE FINAL ROUND OF VARNA’S INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION

ROYAL WINNIPEG BALLET DANCERS REPRESENT CANADA AT THE FINAL ROUND OF VARNA’S INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet is excited to announce RWB company dancers Saeka Shirai and Yue Shi have made it to the final round of competitions at Varna’s prestigious International Ballet Competition. Of the 104 competitors in the Senior Category, 6 Female and 11 Male […]

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TogetherForDanceGala_PhotographybyASH_2016

July 22, 2016

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Mara Galeazzi Artistic Director for Together for Dance Gala

Mara Galeazzi Artistic Director for Together for Dance Gala Tickets for One Dance UK’s Together for Dance Gala performance are now on sale Line-up announced for the dance event of the season.   One Dance UK announced that tickets are now available from £20 for the Together for Dance Gala, taking place at the Novello […]

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Artists of Colorado Ballet in The Angel of Buenos Aires by Mike Watson

July 22, 2016

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Colorado Ballet to perform An Evening under the Stars at Arvada Center

Colorado Ballet to perform An Evening under the Stars at Arvada Center Colorado Ballet will perform a collection of classical and contemporary works at An Evening under the Stars at 7:30 p.m. on August 20, 2016 at the Arvada Center Outdoor Amphitheater, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO 80003.   An Evening under the Stars will […]

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July 22, 2016

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Executive Director of American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School to join Texas Ballet Theater

Executive Director of American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School to join Texas Ballet Theater   American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School announced today that Vanessa Logan will resign, effective July 29, 2016, as Executive Director. Logan will join Texas Ballet Theater, based in Fort Worth and Dallas, as their new Executive Director.   […]

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Principal Dancer, Yanela Pinera. Photo David Kelly

July 21, 2016

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QUEENSLAND BALLET ANNOUNCES NEW YORK AUDITIONS

QUEENSLAND BALLET ANNOUNCES NEW YORK AUDITIONS Queensland Ballet Artistic Director Li Cunxin today announced the Company will hold their first ever New York open auditions on Sunday 14 August. “We’ve had much interest in auditions from dancers in North America and felt that time was right to hold open auditions there for both our Company […]

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July 21, 2016

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Submit Your TWB Photos for the 40th Anniversary Celebration

Submit Your TWB Photos for the 40th Anniversary Celebration Submissions Considered for Photo/Video Montage at Kennedy Center In celebration of its 40th Anniversary, The Washington Ballet is calling for photos of Company members taken throughout the organization’s history. Photos may feature Company members in rehearsals, special functions, performances and casual settings. The submissions will be […]

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The Australian Ballet’s Principal Artist Kevin Jackson. Photo Justin Ridler

July 21, 2016

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The Australian Ballet secures a rare opportunity to perform the iconic Nijinsky for the first time

The Australian Ballet secures a rare opportunity to perform the iconic Nijinsky for the first time. A portrait of a ballet legend, it opens in Melbourne on 7 September before touring to Adelaide and Sydney The Australian Ballet is thrilled to unveil its premiere production of John Neumeier’s acclaimed Nijinsky. Rarely seen outside Europe and performed […]

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July 21, 2016

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LISA CHALMERS-NAUMANN AND PHILLIP BROOMHEAD WILL BE MEMBERS OF THE FACULTY FOR THE SHREVEPORT DANCE ACADEMY’S SUMMER INTENSIVE

LISA CHALMERS-NAUMANN AND PHILLIP BROOMHEAD WILL BE MEMBERS OF THE FACULTY FOR THE SHREVEPORT DANCE ACADEMY’S SUMMER INTENSIVE   NEW YORK – LISA CHALMERS-NAUMANN and PHILLIP BROOMHEAD will be members of the faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive from August 1-5, 2016 in Shreveport, Louisiana.   LISA CHALMERS-NAUMANN began her ballet studies in […]

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July 21, 2016

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2016–2017 BOSTON BALLET II ROSTER

BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2016–2017 BOSTON BALLET II ROSTER   NEW PROGRAM FIRST LOOK WILL FEATURE PERFORMANCES BY BBII AND SELECT SUMMER DANCE PROGRAM STUDENTS Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the 2016–17 season roster for Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, which will be comprised of 14 dancers. Both new and returning BBII […]

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July 19, 2016

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HANS VAN MANEN RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL DANCE AWARD

HANS VAN MANEN RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL DANCE AWARD ‘GRAND PRIX A LA CARRIERE’ IN CANNES * international career award for Hans van Manen On Sunday 31 July 2016, Hans van Manen, resident choreographer with Dutch National Ballet, will be presented with the international dance award Grand Prix à la Carrière, in Cannes, France. Van Manen receives […]

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July 19, 2016

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Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 44th Season!

Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 44th Season! Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31.*   44th season to feature six PNB premieres including Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Cendrillon, George Balanchine’s La Source, Jerome Robbins’ Opus 19 / The Dreamer, Alexei Ratmansky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, and works by Benjamin Millepied and David Dawson; […]

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July 19, 2016

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The Australian Ballet’s most ambitious production ever staged is coming to Brisbane

Artists of The Australian Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty. Photo Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet’s most ambitious production ever staged is coming to Brisbane: David McAllister’s The Sleeping Beauty announced for 2017 Following a critically acclaimed world premiere and sell-out seasons across the country, The Australian Ballet is thrilled to announce David McAllister’s The Sleeping Beauty is coming to Brisbane. To be performed at QPAC, The Sleeping […]

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July 19, 2016

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2016-2017 season

Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2016-2017 season   Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet’s 56th season, which will include Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Ballet MasterWorks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and The Little Mermaid at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.   Colorado Ballet opens its […]

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July 19, 2016

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 2016–2017 Performance Season

American Repertory Ballet Announces its 2016–2017 Performance Season American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey’s preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, is pleased to announce its 2016–2017 performance season. Entering its 53rd year (founded in 1963), New Jersey’s top ballet company will perform throughout the state under the artistic leadership of Douglas Martin, former principal dancer with […]

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July 15, 2016

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle National Tour Tuesday 27 Sept – Saturday 19 Nov 2016 Tickets: £10.75 – £58.15 One of the most anticipated dance events of 2016, English National Ballet presents the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at the Palace Theatre, Manchester from Tuesday 27 September – Saturday 1 October, before […]

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July 15, 2016

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The Washington Ballet Announces New Company Member

TWB Announces New Company Member Artistic Director Julie Kent is pleased to announce new Company member Eun Won Lee who joins TWB after serving for six years as a principal dancer with Korean National Ballet. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Korea National University of Arts in Seoul, South Korea and also attended […]

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July 13, 2016

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season

English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet has today announced promotions within the Company and new joiners for the 2016/2017 season. Following his success at this year’s Emerging Dancer competition, where he won both the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Award, Cesar […]

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July 13, 2016

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Tess Daly, Claudia Winkleman and the fabulous four Judges are back for Strictly Come Dancing 2016

Tess Daly, Claudia Winkleman and the fabulous four Judges are back for Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Head Judge Len Goodman announces this series will be his last year on the show. Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman will present another series of the BAFTA award-winning Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One putting the sparkle back into […]

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July 13, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada | The Winter’s Tale Makes New York Premiere

Piotr Stanczyk and Hannah Fischer inThe Winter's Tale. Photo by Karolina Kuras.

The National Ballet of Canada | The Winter’s Tale Makes New York Premiere The National Ballet of Canada Debuts at Lincoln Center Festival The National Ballet of Canada, under the leadership of Artistic Director Karen Kain and Executive Director Barry Hughson, returns to the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City […]

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