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Ballet + Weddings

February 25, 2015

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Ballet + Weddings Today I’m highlighting a series of photographs taken at the John Marshall Ballroom in Richmond, Virginia, shot by Jessica Maida. This is a collaboration between members of Blush on Berry and Richmond Ballet, to highlight their production of Cinderella. Vendor List Photographer: Jessica Maida | Event Planner: Events By Elizabeth Palmer | […]

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Valentine’s Day at Ballet News

February 14, 2015

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Valentine’s Day Happy Valentine’s Day to all Ballet Newsers.

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Happy Monday

February 9, 2015

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Happy Monday At the start of a new week (or if you’re already through Monday), sparkle your own trail and make this a week to remember.

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The Royal Danish Ballet in London

January 10, 2015

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Gudrun Bojesen as the Sylph from La Sylphide photographed by Cheryl Angear

The Royal Danish Ballet in London The Royal Danish Ballet Soloists and Principals arrived in London this week for a tiny number of performances at the Peacock Theatre. They danced extracts from La Sylphide and Napoli as well as other works by August Bournonville, choreographer and ballet master from the 19th century who created more […]

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English National Ballet’s Swan Lake

January 7, 2015

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English National Ballet's Swan Lake photographed by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Swan Lake English National Ballet’s Swan Lake opens at the London Coliseum tonight, with Alina Cojocaru and Ivan Vasiliev in the title roles.

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It’s All About The Ballet Details

January 2, 2015

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Prisca Bertoni photographed on location for Ballet News by Cheryl Angear

It’s All About The Ballet Details Attention to detail is the thing that raises your work beyond an ordinary level, in any field. Here on Ballet News I’m constantly striving to create unique, creative and – sometimes – edgy work. Specific tools are needed for some of this work and this campaign is all about raising […]

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Happy New Year

January 1, 2015

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Happy New Year Thank you all so much for your support during 2014. Bring on 2015!

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A Year On Pointe

December 31, 2014

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A Year On Pointe During 2014, across Ballet News’ media streams, photographs of pointe shoes taken in various locations throughout the year have been published, and they’ve proved so popular ! This is your chance to see them all together, here on the Ballet News website. If you’d like to follow Ballet News via other […]

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Happy Holidays!

December 24, 2014

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Happy Holidays from Ballet News Happy Holidays to all Ballet Newsers. Thank you for your support during 2014 and here’s to a mahoosive 2015 for all of us!

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Ballet News | Remembrance Sunday

November 9, 2014

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Ballet News | Remembrance Sunday This is a photograph I took earlier this year, of Royal Ballet School student Prisca Bertoni. The colour and position of the tutu remind me of a red poppy and so I’m publishing it again today as it’s Remembrance Sunday here in the UK. Follow this link to view the […]

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The Royal Ballet | Age of Anxiety Triple Bill In Pictures

November 8, 2014

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Tristan Dyer in Age of Anxiety. Photo by Bill Cooper

The Royal Ballet | Age of Anxiety Triple Bill In Pictures The Royal Ballet’s latest triple bill, Ceremony of Innocence / The Age of Anxiety / Aeternum, is in rep until 17th November. Liam Scarlett and Kim Branstrup choreograph new and recent works for the company.

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Ballet News Halloween Giveaway

October 31, 2014

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Ballet News | Halloween Giveaway Halloween (or Hallowe’en) is also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows’ Eve, or All Saints’ Eve, and is an annual celebration of carving pumpkins into jack-o’-lanterns and trick or treating on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows’ Day. Grishko coloured pointe shoes are special orders as the shoes are […]

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Ballet News Giveaway

October 23, 2014

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Ballet News Giveaway Earlier this week I reviewed the wonderful Ballet Spectacular, a children’s guide to the ballet. “Ballet Spectacular. Quite a title to live up to, and the good news is that this book is a delight. Beautifully put together without overloading young readers, this book acts as a guide to all things ballet. […]

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The Ballet News Summer Puzzle

August 13, 2014

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Yonah Acosta & Shiori Kase photographed by Cheryl Angear

The Ballet News Summer Puzzle Following on from the extremely successful puzzles offered previously, the image you see above is set to be turned into a bespoke Limited Edition jigsaw puzzle (without the watermark) just for you. The Ballet News Summer Puzzle measures 10 x 7″ and has 140 pieces. It’s ideal for holidays and travel, […]

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Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev | Solo For Two | In Pictures

August 6, 2014

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Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev in Arthur Pita's Facada. Photograph by Cheryl Angear

Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev | Solo For Two | In Pictures Tonight in London, the UK premiere of Arthur Pita’s Facada will be performed as part of Solo For Two, with Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev. Pita adapted Facada specifically, from his original piece God’s Garden. The piece features Elizabeth McGorian and original music. […]

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Vail International Dance Festival 2014

August 4, 2014

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Misa Kuranaga (Boston Ballet) performs an excerpt from Bournonville's Kermesse in Bruges on the second International Evening of Dance program at the 2014 Vail International Dance Festival.

Vail International Dance Festival 2014

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English National Ballet’s Coppelia in Pictures

July 30, 2014

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Photograph by Cheryl Angear

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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Fire Island Dance Festival

July 27, 2014

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

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

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Live Stream from BALLETBOYZ today

July 24, 2014

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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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English National Ballet’s Coppelia In Pictures

July 23, 2014

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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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