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Queensland Ballet presents The Nutcracker

October 30, 2014

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Queensland Ballet presents The Nutcracker Welcome the holiday season with this beloved and magical Christmas tale.   Ben Stevenson’s acclaimed production of The Nutcracker is a sheer delight, with sparkling dance and stunning sets and costumes that bring a host of fanciful characters to life. When midnight strikes, young Clara’s enchanted Christmas gift leads her […]

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Carolina Ballet | NUTCRACKER RETURNS FOR THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

October 30, 2014

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Carolina Ballet | NUTCRACKER RETURNS FOR THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS Carolina Ballet’s Nutcracker to be Seen Throughout the Triangle   RALEIGH, NC — After two very successful fall productions to start Carolina Ballet’s 17th season, the company is ready to move on to the annual Nutcracker which opens this year at the Durham Performing Arts […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS NOCHE DE PASIÓN: THE TANGO SOIRÉE

October 29, 2014

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS NOCHE DE PASIÓN: THE TANGO SOIRÉE TWB’s philanthropic event to be held Saturday, November 8 at Organization of American States WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet (TWB) celebrates philanthropy and raises critical dollars for community outreach programs with Noche de Pasión: The Tango Soirée, a fall affair for The Washington Ballet’s […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced

October 29, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the greatly anticipated return of Nijinsky, a ballet by John Neumeier, which runs November 22 – 30, 2014 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto. […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER

October 28, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS TO THE BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME performances: FRIDAY 28 November – Saturday 13 December 2014 Birmingham Hippodrome Ticket Office: 0844 338 5000     With tickets selling fast and several performances already sold out, Birmingham Royal Ballet’s spectacular production of the fairytale classic The Nutcracker, created by […]

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Dutch National Ballet’s Cinderella returns in December

October 28, 2014

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Dutch National Ballet’s Cinderella returns in December * Christopher Wheeldon’s version of the most popular fairytale in the world returns to the Dutch National Ballet * Performances from 12 December 2014 until 1 January 2015 in Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam Cinderella, the magical ballet by choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, returns for a run of […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet débuts at the prestigious Northrop in Minneapolis, USA

October 28, 2014

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The Hong Kong Ballet débuts at the prestigious Northrop in Minneapolis, USA 6th and 7th November with Turandot, a stunning tale of power, love and revenge The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce its upcoming tour to Minneapolis, Minnesota on 6th and 7th November 2014, performing Turandot, a stunning tale of power, love and […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon

October 25, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon Prepare to be Seduced Opens the 2014/15 Season American Ballet Theatre’s Marcelo Gomes Appears as Guest Artist Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Kenneth MacMillan‘s Manon, which opens the 2014/15 season on November 8, 2014 at the […]

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum

October 23, 2014

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum   Nutcracker returns to the London Coliseum this Christmas from Thursday 11 December 2014 – Sunday 4 January 2015. Nutcracker sees Guest Artist Mathias Dingman’s debut performance with English National Ballet. He performs in the role of the Prince, alongside […]

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The Royal Ballet World Premiere of Liam Scarlett’s The Age Of Anxiety

October 23, 2014

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Ceremony of Innocence_ & Edward Watson Mara Galeazzi_photo_Rob Marrison

WORLD PREMIERE OF LIAM SCARLETT’S THE AGE OF ANXIETY ALONGSIDE WORK BY KIM BRANDSTRUP AND CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON   CEREMONY OF INNOCENCE / THE AGE OF ANXIETY / AETERNUM   Friday 7 – Monday 17 November 2014   The Royal Ballet presents the world premiere of Liam Scarlett’s The Age of Anxiety, his latest work for […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet Announces Promotions

October 22, 2014

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The Hong Kong Ballet Announces Promotions & US Tour The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce the recently joined and promoted dancers, as well as a US tour to Northrop, Minneapolis on 6th and 7th November 2014. In the 2014/15 season there are 13 dancers who have joined The Hong Kong Ballet: Coryphées Nina […]

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PLACIDO DOMINGO AND DARCEY BUSSELL LEAD BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS TO HONOUR DAME VIVIEN DUFFIELD’S FOUNDATION

October 22, 2014

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Placido Domingo and Darcey Bussell join one of the UK's leading philanthropists, Dame Vivien Duffield

PLACIDO DOMINGO AND DARCEY BUSSELL LEAD BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS TO HONOUR DAME VIVIEN DUFFIELD’S FOUNDATION At the Royal Opera House in London tonight the world-famous tenor, Plácido Domingo and former ballerina Darcey Bussell joined leading figures from across the arts in singing “Happy Birthday” to celebrate the Clore Duffield Foundation 50th birthday under its Chair, the leading philanthropist, […]

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Calling All Dancers!

October 21, 2014

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Calling all dancers! #DanceSelfie Day Today Dance Proms need you to take a #DanceSelfie and tweet it today 21 October with the hashtag #DanceSelfie. They want to get dancers from all around the world tweeting their dancing selfies – highlighting what a large, diverse and inspirational community we all are! Make sure you use the […]

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A Celebration of Dance: Cast announced for The Hong Kong Ballet’s mixed bill production of Serenade, Castrati and Swan Lake Act III

October 21, 2014

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A Celebration of Dance: Cast announced for The Hong Kong Ballet’s mixed bill production of Serenade, Castrati and Swan Lake Act III The Hong Kong Ballet announces today the cast list for the Company’s jubilant mixed bill production: A Celebration of Dance – The Hong Kong Ballet at 35! Due to scheduling issues, the previously advertised […]

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Royal Academy of Dance and University of Bath announce new partnership

October 20, 2014

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Royal Academy of Dance and University of Bath announce new partnership    The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) has announced that the University of Bath is to be its new validating partner for its university degree programmes: BA in Dance Education, the BA in Ballet Education and the Postgraduate Certificate in Education: Dance Teaching with […]

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NYC BALLET STARS REICHLEN AND LA COUR IN GAINESVILLE BALLET NUTCRACKER

October 20, 2014

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New York City Ballet – The Nutcracker

NYC BALLET STARS REICHLEN AND LA COUR IN GAINESVILLE BALLET NUTCRACKER Gainesville Ballet is pleased to announce two performances of The Nutcracker on Friday, November 28, 2014 at 2 PM and 7 PM. The full-length ballet features international guest dancers, the professional dancers of Gainesville Ballet Company, and the students of Gainesville Ballet School. As […]

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The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake takes Los Angeles by storm before soaring to San Francisco Bay

October 17, 2014

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Benedicte Bemet in San Francisco. Photo by Lisa Tomasetti

The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake takes Los Angeles by storm before soaring to San Francisco Bay After an absence of four decades The Australian Ballet has made a triumphant return to Los Angeles, astounding the critics and melting the hearts of the public with a wildly successful premiere season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake […]

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MARIJN RADEMAKER NEW PRINCIPAL WITH DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET

October 17, 2014

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MARIJN RADEMAKER NEW PRINCIPAL WITH DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET On 1 January 2015, Marijn Rademaker will join Dutch National Ballet as a principal. Rademaker, who is currently a principal with Stuttgarter Ballett in Germany, is regarded as the best Dutch male dancer in the world at the moment. Marijn Rademaker is the first Dutch male dancer […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Children In Need

October 17, 2014

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Strictly Come Dancing | Children In Need An exciting array of the biggest names in music and entertainment are coming together for the annual BBC Children in Need Appeal show extravaganza on Friday 14th November 2014.  The glittering night will be live from the home of EastEnders, Albert Square, which will host big name guests, […]

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The National Ballet of Canada in the Black

October 16, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada in the Black 2013/14 Annual Report The National Ballet of Canada announced today that the 2013/14 season was highly successful, resulting in an operating surplus for the year. The Annual General Meeting was held today at 5:30 pm at The Walter Carsen Centre for The National Ballet of Canada in […]

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