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

July 29, 2014

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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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STUTTGART BALLET 2014 – 2015 SEASON

July 29, 2014

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

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

July 28, 2014

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

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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Home-grown talent recognised with Northern Ballet award nominations

July 26, 2014

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

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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The Australian Ballet | La Bayadere

July 25, 2014

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Robyn Hendricks in La Bayadère. Photography Georges Antoni

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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Scottish Ballet presents THE CRUCIBLE with TEN POEMS

July 24, 2014

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

July 24, 2014

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

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

July 24, 2014

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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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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents

July 22, 2014

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

July 22, 2014

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

July 19, 2014

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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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English National Ballet collaborate with Opera Holland Park

July 18, 2014

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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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English National Ballet Announces Promotions and New Joiners

July 17, 2014

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English National Ballet Announces Promotions and New Joiners  Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has announced promotions within the Company as well as details of new joiners: Yonah Acosta has been promoted to Principal. Shiori Kase, who last month won the gold medal at the USA International Ballet Competition, has been promoted to […]

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Queensland Ballet | Flourish – four starkly beautiful ballets

July 17, 2014

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Dancers Clare Morehen, Meng Ningning and Nathan Scicluna Creative Direction Designfront Photographer Harold David

Queensland Ballet | Flourish – four starkly beautiful ballets In its upcoming season of Flourish, Queensland Ballet will perform four starkly beautiful ballets from around the world: George Balanchine’s Serenade; Nils Christe’s Short Dialogues; Nicolo Fonte’s Bolero; and Ben Stevenson’s La Esmeralda grand pas de deux. This exciting mixed program will be performed in Brisbane […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF ITS DANCE TRACK PROGRAMME

July 17, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF ITS DANCE TRACK PROGRAMME Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Dance Track programme seeks out and nurtures dance talent from primary schools across the City of Birmingham   Over the 2013/14 academic year Dance Track has reached out to 31 schools across North and South Birmingham and delivered workshops to over […]

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RICHMOND BALLET LEADERS RETURN FROM STATE DEPARTMENT FORUM IN CHINA

July 16, 2014

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RICHMOND BALLET LEADERS RETURN FROM STATE DEPARTMENT FORUM IN CHINA Secretary Kerry endorses cultural exchange programs while the Ballet lays groundwork for new, future partnerships Richmond Ballet Artistic Director Stoner Winslett and Managing Director Brett Bonda have returned to the United States after presenting the Ballet’s Road to China and Beyond initiative at the U.S. […]

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American Repertory Ballet announces new Executive Director

July 16, 2014

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American Repertory Ballet announces new Executive Director   NEW BRUNSWICK and PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet has named Vanessa Logan as its new Executive Director. Logan joins ARB from Boston Ballet, where she most recently served as Chief of Staff.   “During the past 5 years Vanessa has made tremendous contributions to Boston Ballet,” […]

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells

July 16, 2014

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells Sadler’s Wells celebrates Nordic dance culture this Autumn with Northern Light, a season of six productions, including five UK premieres, across the main stage and Lilian Baylis Studio, as well as off-site at the Platform Theatre in King’s Cross. From 18 September to 14 […]

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season

July 15, 2014

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season   DENVER – Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet’s 54th season, which will include A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Dracula, The Nutcracker and Ballet MasterWorks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Peter and the Wolf at the Newman Center for the Performing […]

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School

July 14, 2014

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School seek new joint home English National Ballet and English National Ballet School have announced plans to find a joint London home, which will become the first combined training and dance facility in the UK. National commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton has been appointed to find premises […]

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