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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS THE 2015 – 2016 SEASON

February 26, 2015

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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS THE 2015 – 2016 SEASON * World premiere of large-scale new production Mata Hari * World premieres by Ted Brandsen, Ernst Meisner and George Williamson * European premiere by Justin Peck * First joint production with Dutch National Opera * Dutch premieres by Sasha Waltz and George Balanchine * Revivals of […]

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English National Ballet | Modern Masters | Casting

February 26, 2015

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English National Ballet | Modern Masters | Casting Modern Masters Sadler’s Wells, EC1R 4TN Tuesday 10 – Sunday 15 March 2015 Performances: 7.30pm (mat 2.30pm) Tickets: £12 – £45 Box office: 0844 412 4300   Presenting its first programme as an Associate Company of Sadler’s Wells, English National Ballet brings Modern Masters: Icons of 20th […]

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WAYNE MCGREGOR TO CREATE NEW WORLD-CLASS ARTS SPACE AT HERE EAST IN QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK

February 25, 2015

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WAYNE MCGREGOR TO CREATE NEW WORLD-CLASS ARTS SPACE AT HERE EAST IN QUEEN ELIZABETH OLYMPIC PARK   Leading international choreographer Wayne McGregor and his company will open a new world-class arts space in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in 2016. Studio Wayne McGregor – to be built within Here East – will be a home for […]

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Scottish Ballet | A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

February 25, 2015

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Scottish Ballet | A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE   Direction Nancy Meckler Choreography Annabelle Lopez Ochoa Music Peter Salem Design Niki Turner Lighting Design Tim Mitchell   Touring UK: Inverness, Edinburgh, London – March 2015 USA: Chicago, San Antonio, Houston, Pittsburgh, Charleston, Washington DC – May 2015 Three years after its world premiere wowed audiences across […]

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GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN

February 20, 2015

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GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN Gainesville Ballet Company presents a celebratory 10 year Gala performance featuring the premiere choreography of CARMINA BURANA by Artistic Director Rafik Hegab, and a special appearance with ballet superstar Daniil Simkin and his partner Ashley Bouder, Principal Dancer of New York City Ballet. The Gala, one performance […]

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PW Dance & Sportswear launch new catalogue

February 19, 2015

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PW Dance & Sportswear launch new catalogue It’s a New Year and at PW Dance & Sportswear it is time for a new dancewear catalogue. Following on from the success of PW’s Showcase Costume Catalogue & Sportswear catalogue in 2014, PW’s new dancewear catalogue is full of beautiful new designs, fresh colours, as well as […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Opens March 14

February 19, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Opens March 14 Tanya Howard, Evan McKie and Skylar Campbell Debut Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Having performed to sold-out houses in Toronto, London, New York City, Los Angeles and […]

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English National Ballet School expands ballet classes

February 19, 2015

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English National Ballet School expands ballet classes English National Ballet School is delighted to announce that from March their popular children’s ballet classes, ENBS Juniors, will be coming to Richmond upon Thames. English National Ballet School, official School of English National Ballet is a specialist training centre for aspiring and highly talented young ballet dancers […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante & Carousel (A Dance) Casting Announced

February 18, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante &  Carousel (A Dance) Casting Announced The National Ballet of Canada’s Winter Season opens with a mixed programme of The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante & Carousel (A Dance), onstage March 4 – 8, 2015 at the […]

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The Sarasota Ballet Pays Tribute to the Great Rudolf Nureyev in Program 5

February 18, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet Pays Tribute to the Great Rudolf Nureyev in Program 5 Accompanied to live music by the Sarasota Orchestra, Balanchine, Ashton & Nureyev will feature two new ballets into the Company repertory   On February 27, 2015, The Sarasota Ballet will pay tribute to Rudolf Nureyev, one of the most celebrated male dancers […]

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English National Ballet 15/16 Season

February 17, 2015

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English National Ballet 15/16 Season She Said, a new triple bill of female choreography at Sadler’s Wells, featuring world premieres from Aszure Barton, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Yabin Wang. Lest We Forget returns with performances at Sadler’s Wells, Milton Keynes and Manchester Le Corsaire returns with performances at the London Coliseum and Liverpool Rudolf Nureyev’s […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015 with performances of Serenade and CARMINA BURANA

February 13, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015 with performances of Serenade and  CARMINA BURANA London Coliseum Saint Martin’s Lane, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4ES Thursday 19 March – Saturday 21 March 2015 2015 is already an auspicious year for Birmingham Royal Ballet as it honours two important reasons to celebrate: the 25th anniversary […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET ARTISTS JOINED BY ABT PRINCIPAL XIOMARA REYES FOR WORLD PREMIERE OF SLEEPY HOLLOW

February 13, 2015

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Sona Kharatian by Dean Alexander and Design Army

THE WASHINGTON BALLET ARTISTS JOINED BY ABT PRINCIPAL XIOMARA REYES FOR WORLD PREMIERE OF SLEEPY HOLLOW FEBRUARY 18 – 22, 2015 WITH ALL-ORIGINAL MUSICAL SCORE, SET, LIGHTING, COSTUME, PROJECTION AND PUPPET DESIGN The Washington Ballet is pleased to announce casting and libretto for the world premiere of Septime Webre’s Sleepy Hollow, Wednesday, February 18 – […]

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Three Nationally Renowned Ballet Stars Choose Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet as New Home

February 13, 2015

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Three Nationally Renowned Ballet Stars Choose Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet as New Home Simon Ball, Amanda Edge, Matthew Powell Join CPYB Faculty   Nicholas Ade, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet CEO, along with Founding Artistic Director Marcia Dale Weary today announced that Simon Ball will join CPYB in September in the new position of full-time faculty member […]

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My First Ballet: SWAN LAKE

February 13, 2015

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English National Ballet and  English National Ballet School present My First Ballet:  SWAN LAKE English National Ballet and English National Ballet School are delighted to announce tour details for My First Ballet: Swan Lake, the reimagined iconic Tchaikovsky ballet made accessible and enjoyable for audiences as young as three years old. Adapted to one hour […]

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The National Ballet of Canada 2015/16 Season

February 10, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada 2015/16 Season World Premiere of Le Petit Prince by Guillaume Côté The Winter’s Tale Makes North American Premiere The Nutcracker Celebrates 20th Anniversary Tours to Montréal and Ottawa Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 2015/16 season featuring the world premiere of Le Petit […]

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CAROLINA BALLET CELEBRATES MASTER COMPOSERS AND THEIR MUSIC FOR DANCE

February 10, 2015

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CAROLINA BALLET CELEBRATES MASTER COMPOSERS AND THEIR MUSIC FOR DANCE Music of Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Stravinsky among Names on Program   RALEIGH, NC — After the success of Robert Weiss’ Vivaldi’s Four Seasons in February 2014,  Carolina Ballet decided to present a program of dance by famous composers through the ages.  The Master Composers program […]

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Queensland Ballet | The award-winning production by Peter Schaufuss La Sylphide has sold out

February 10, 2015

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Queensland Ballet | The award-winning production by Peter Schaufuss La Sylphide has sold out Queensland Ballet’s Brisbane season of Peter Schaufuss’ award-winning production of La Sylphide has sold out. Queensland Ballet’s Artistic Director Li Cunxin is thrilled. “I’m so excited that La Sylphide has been so popular among audiences. “Peter Schaufuss is an international ballet […]

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The Sarasota Ballet Restructures Administrative Staff by Creating an Expanded Development Department

February 9, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet Restructures Administrative Staff by Creating an Expanded Development Department Ballet Company strengthens resources by hiring two new employees   SARASOTA, Fla. – February 9, 2015 – The Sarasota Ballet announced today that Janet K. Ginn has joined the staff as Development Director to further expand the financial foundation of the Company.  The […]

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43rd Edition of Prix de Lausanne

February 7, 2015

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43rd Edition of Prix de Lausanne

The Curtain has Fallen on the 43rd Edition of Prix de Lausanne Lausanne, February 7th, 2015. The Prix de Lausanne has yet again attracted young, promising dancers from all parts of the world. This 43rd edition began with a total of 67 candidates, 20 of which were selected to compete in the finals on Saturday, […]

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