Archive | October, 2013

Happy Halloween Ballet Newsers

October 31, 2013

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Ballet News World Exclusive illustration for Halloween by Berenice Berelli

Happy Halloween Ballet Newsers Happy Halloween Ballet Newsers ! There are a whole host of illustrations available to purchase.  

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The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.

October 31, 2013

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The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.   Taking the stage of the Sarasota Opera House on November 22nd and 23rd, The Sarasota Ballet will honor one of the most influential ballet figures in America, George Balanchine. Credited with bringing classical ballet into the modern era and establishing the New York City […]

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Ballet Austin’s Stephen Mills Chosen to Participate in The Chief Executive Program of National Arts Strategies

October 31, 2013

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Ballet Austin’s Stephen Mills Chosen to Participate in The Chief Executive Program of National Arts Strategies Harnessing the power of connection, National Arts Strategies announced this month the selection of 50 exceptional leaders of The Chief Executive Program. Ballet Austin’s Artistic Director Stephen Mills was chosen, along with other outstanding thinkers and cultural leaders from […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet celebrates the 30th Anniversary of The Nutcracker

October 30, 2013

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Pacific Northwest Ballet celebrates the 30th Anniversary of The Nutcracker                         November 30 – December 29, 2013 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Featuring the PNB Orchestra under the direction of Emil de […]

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Scottish Ballet presents the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel

October 29, 2013

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Scottish Ballet presents the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel   HANSEL & GRETEL World Premiere Tour Choreography Christopher Hampson / Music Engelbert Humperdinck / Design Gary Harris TOURING SCOTLAND, NEWCASTLE & BELFAST WINTER 13/14 This winter, unwrap a tasty new treat with the world premiere of Scottish Ballet’s fantastical Hansel & Gretel. This delightfully […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Results Week 5

October 27, 2013

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Deborah and Robin leave Strictly Come Dancing Tess Daly, Deborah Meaden, Robin Windsor - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Results Week 5 Deborah Meaden is the fourth celebrity to leave the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2013  Last night’s Strictly Come Dancing was full of glamour and glitz as hosts Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly invited the twelve remaining couples to take to the dance floor in a […]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 5 | Dress Rehearsal & Live Show photographs

October 26, 2013

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Artem Chigvinstev, Natalie Gumede - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing week 5 A dozen dancing celebrities remaining and a clutch in the audience as well. Natalie & Artem’s samba was rewarded with a standing ovation and Bruno called it “hypnotic” Abbey & Aljaz danced a love letter set to music with their Foxtrot, with Craig saying “I absolutely loved the story” and Darcey […]

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Houston Cinema Arts Festival Premieres New Documentary

October 26, 2013

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The Rite of Spring - HB Nozomi Iijima and Joseph Walsh - Amitava

Houston Cinema Arts Festival Premieres New Documentary About The History Of Houston Ballet At The Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston Free Screenings on Sunday, Nov. 10 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (World Premiere) and Monday, Nov. 11 at Sundance Cinemas     HOUSTON — On Sunday, Nov. 10 at the Museum of Fine […]

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Strictly Come Dancing + Friends

October 26, 2013

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Strictly Come Dancing + Friends

Strictly Come Dancing + Friends   The cast of Strictly Come Dancing have re-enacted the opening scene from the hit series Friends

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THE ROYAL BALLET OFFERS CONTRACTS TO TWO MORE ROYAL BALLET SCHOOL STUDENTS

October 25, 2013

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THE ROYAL BALLET OFFERS CONTRACTS TO TWO MORE ROYAL BALLET SCHOOL STUDENTS   Reece Clarke and Gina Storm-Jensen, both pupils of The Royal Ballet School, will be joining The Royal Ballet as Artists on Monday 28 October. Reece Clarke, from Airdrie in Scotland, is one of four brothers who have all studied dance at The […]

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The Royal Ballet School announces two Royal Ballet company contracts

October 25, 2013

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Gina Storm-Jensen and Reece Clarke performing on stage

The Royal Ballet School announces two Royal Ballet company contracts We are pleased to announce two of our 3rd Year students have accepted contracts with The Royal Ballet. Gina Storm-Jensen and Reece Clarke will both be joining the company from Monday 28 October.   Reece Clarke (Scottish) is one of four brothers who have trained […]

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STUTTGART BALLET 2013 – 2014 SEASON

October 25, 2013

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STUTTGART BALLET 2013 – 2014 SEASON World premieres by Marco Goecke, Demis Volpi, Edward Clug, Katarzyna Kozielska and Louis Stiens Tour to London with appearances at Sadler’s Wells Theatre Celebrating Shakespeare with The Taming of the Shrew, Othello and Romeo and Juliet Artistic Director Reid Anderson has announced the company’s 2013-2014 Season. Highlights include the […]

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David McAllister celebrates 30 years with The Australian Ballet

October 24, 2013

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David McAllister celebrates 30 years with The Australian Ballet A treasured Australian dance icon marks three decades of dance The Australian Ballet today honoured Artistic Director David McAllister AM and his 30-year anniversary with the company. The Board, dancers and staff surprised him in the studios of the company’s headquarters in Melbourne with cake, balloons […]

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The Washington Ballet presents The Nutcracker

October 24, 2013

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The Washington Ballet presents The Nutcracker     December 5 – December 29 at the Warner Theatre And November 30 and December 1 at THEARC Theater   Septime Webre’s Historic Washington, DC Adaptation of the Classic Holiday Favorite!   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet (TWB) celebrates Septime Webre’s, The Nutcracker, at the historic Warner […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER

October 23, 2013

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS TO THE BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME performances: FRIDAY 22  November – THURSday 12December 2013 Birmingham Hippodrome Ticket Office: 0844 338 5000  With tickets selling fast and several performances in Birmingham already sold out, Birmingham Royal Ballet’s spectacular production of the fairytale classic The Nutcracker, created by […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET IS A SUCCESSFUL RECIPIENT OF ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND’S CAPITAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMME

October 23, 2013

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET IS A SUCCESSFUL RECIPIENT OF ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND’S CAPITAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMME   Birmingham Royal Ballet is thrilled to announce it is a successful recipient under Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme.  Earlier in the year the Company was successful at Stage One of the Capital application process. The Company continued to Stage […]

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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors

October 23, 2013

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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors   Olafur Eliasson, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Michael Ondaatje, Alexei Ratmansky, Kaija Saariaho, Jennifer Tipton and Peter Zumthor to mentor promising young artists   Venice, Italy, 23 October 2013 – The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative today announced the seven celebrated artists, working around the globe, who […]

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The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory of Dance Presents Its Fall Concert October 29th

October 23, 2013

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The 2013-14 class of the Margaret Barbieri Conservatory of Dance Photo by Frank Atura

The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory of Dance Presents Its Fall Concert October 29th The performance kicks-off the 2013-14 seasons for The Sarasota Ballet’s Conservatory students The students of The Margaret Barbieri Conservatory of Dance, The Sarasota Ballet’s elite classical ballet program, are preparing for their first performance of the 2013-14 season. With three unique programs scheduled […]

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JACQUES D’AMBOISE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

October 22, 2013

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  JACQUES D’AMBOISE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Renowned former principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise to coach Who Cares?   New York City­­­—Jacques d’Amboise, principal dancer with the New York City Ballet for over three decades, and the original male lead in Who Cares?, will coach the ballet for The George Balanchine Foundation’s […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School | Groundbreaking research on neuropsychological effects of dance on people with Parkinson’s disease

October 21, 2013

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Groundbreaking research studies the neuropsychological effects of dance on people with Parkinson’s disease TORONTO, ON (October 21, 2013) – Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS), in collaboration with Mark Morris Group’s Dance for PD®, Sarah Robichaud, Founder & Creative Director of Dancing with Parkinson’s™, and researchers from York and Ryerson Universities, is hosting a 12-week dance […]

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