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The Sarasota Ballet Opens its 25th Anniversary Season at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival

July 30, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet Opens its 25th Anniversary Season at the Acclaimed Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival The Company will be in residence for seven performances from August 12 through the 16  The Sarasota Ballet is excited to open its 25th Anniversary Season in historic Becket, Massachusetts, participating in America’s longest-running international dance festival, Jacob’s Pillow.  The […]

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

July 28, 2015

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Princeton Ballet School announces its Summer Intensive program’s final performance – “An Evening of Dance” PRINCETON, NJ – On Friday, July 31, 2015, students from the Summer Intensive program at Princeton Ballet School, the official school of NJ’s top professional ballet company American Repertory Ballet, will be dancing in the program’s culminating performance. The show, […]

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English National Ballet | Lest We Forget | Principal Casting

July 28, 2015

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English National Ballet | Lest We Forget Sadler’s Wells, EC1R Tuesday 8 – Saturday 12 September 2015 Performances at 7.30pm (mat at 2.30pm) Tickets: £12 – £45 Tickets online or 0844 412 4300  After moving audiences and critics alike at its premiere in 2014, English National Ballet’s poignant reflection on the First World War, Lest We Forget […]

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Colorado Ballet promotes Corps de Ballet dancer to Soloist, adds new Principal and four new Corps de Ballet dancers

July 28, 2015

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Colorado Ballet promotes Corps de Ballet dancer to Soloist, adds new Principal and four new Corps de Ballet dancers   DENVER – Colorado Ballet promoted one of its Corps de Ballet dancers to Soloist dancer, added a new Principal and four new Corps de Ballet members for a total of 30 professional Company dancers.   […]

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extends again at the London Coliseum

July 28, 2015

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extends again at the London Coliseum   TWO EXTRA AND FINAL SWAN LAKE PERFORMANCES ANNOUNCED THE BEST-SELLING SHOW AT THE LONDON COLISEUM THIS SUMMER Due to continued overwhelming demand, The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre has today announced that it will extend its run at the London Coliseum this August […]

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Queensland Ballet | Cuban dancer brings even more star power to The Sleeping Beauty

July 23, 2015

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Queensland Ballet | Cuban dancer brings even more star power to The Sleeping Beauty Queensland Ballet continues to bring international dance stars to audiences with the announcement of another celebrated Cuban dancer joining the Company for its October season of The Sleeping Beauty. Queensland Ballet Artistic Director Li Cunxin said Victor Estévez will join Queensland […]

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A magical world premiere from the Royal New Zealand Ballet

July 23, 2015

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MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM - RNZB dancer Laura Jones as Titania CREDIT Ross Brown

A magical world premiere from the Royal New Zealand Ballet The Vodafone Season of A Midsummer Night’s Dream   In an unprecedented artistic coup the Royal New Zealand Ballet has commissioned one of the world’s most sought after choreographers working today – Liam Scarlett – to create a brand new ballet for the company.   The […]

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Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 43rd Season

July 22, 2015

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Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 43rd Season Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31.*   43rd season to feature the return of audience favorites Emergence, Roméo et Juliette, and Coppélia. Other highlights include works by Christopher Wheeldon, Jerome Robbins, and Twyla Tharp, and PNB premieres by Alejandro Cerrudo, Jessica Lang and […]

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The Australian Ballet launch new contemporary dancewear range by Keto

July 21, 2015

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The Australian Ballet launch new contemporary dancewear range by Keto Designed by dancers and featuring the distinctive 2015 Year of Beauty creative The Australian Ballet has this week launched Keto, a new contemporary dancewear label created by Australian Ballet Soloist Jacob Sofer and his partner Peggy Jackson. Designed and made in Australia using premium fabrics, […]

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Join the revolution with the World Première of Northern Ballet’s 1984

July 21, 2015

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Tobias Batley as Winston in Northern Ballet's_1984. Photo Guy Farrow

Join the revolution with the World Première of Northern Ballet’s 1984 As one man risks everything to fall in love, join Northern Ballet for the World Première of Jonathan Watkins’ 1984. Recently awarded Best Company at the European Taglioni Ballet Awards, Northern Ballet is bringing this cult-classic to life with the World Première at the […]

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Colorado Ballet to perform An Evening under the Stars at Arvada Center

July 21, 2015

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Colorado Ballet to perform An Evening under the Stars at Arvada Center   DENVER – Colorado Ballet will perform a collection of works at An Evening under the Stars at 7:30 p.m. on August 22, 2015 at the Arvada Center Outdoor Amphitheater, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd, Arvada, CO 80003.   An Evening under the Stars will […]

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Urban Ballet – Copenhagen | Taking Ballet From Studio To Street

July 19, 2015

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Urban Ballet – Copenhagen | Taking Ballet From Studio To Street Urban Ballet – Copenhagen (UB CPH) is a joint Danish-British passion project to take classical ballet from the traditional studio and out into the urban environment. The project will produce a dance video in which classical technique is blended with street, hiphop and modern […]

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The Australian Ballet’s contemporary triple bill 20:21 opens in Melbourne 27 August and Sydney 5 November 2015

July 16, 2015

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Dimity Azoury, Rudy Hawkes and Robyn Hendricks, photography by Justin Ridler

The Australian Ballet’s contemporary triple bill 20:21 opens in Melbourne 27 August and Sydney 5 November 2015 With not a tutu or tiara in sight, the best dance of the 20th century and the freshest of the 21st combine in The Australian Ballet’s 20:21, emerging in Melbourne next month. This electrifying triple bill plays at […]

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The Washington Ballet | Tickets to The Nutcracker On Sale Now!

July 15, 2015

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The Washington Ballet | Tickets to The Nutcracker On Sale Now! Purchase Early for Best Seats   WASHINGTON, D.C. -The Washington Ballet presents its annual holiday tradition, The Nutcracker, at the historic Warner Theatre in Washington, DC December 3-27. TWB will also present The Nutcracker at THEARC Theater in Southeast DC November 28-29. Previously, tickets to […]

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2015-2016 season

July 15, 2015

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2015-2016 season   DENVER – Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet’s 55th season, which will include La Sylphide, The Nutcracker and Alice (in Wonderland) at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Ballet Director’s Choice at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.   Colorado […]

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TAMAS DETRICH APPOINTED ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE STUTTGART BALLET AS OF 2018

July 14, 2015

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TAMAS DETRICH APPOINTED ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE STUTTGART BALLET AS OF 2018 STUTTGART, JULY 14TH, 2015 – The board of directors of the State Theater Stuttgart have, per unanimous decision, appointed Tamas Detrich Artistic Director of the Stuttgart Ballet effective as of September 2018. Detrich succeeds Reid Anderson, who has led the company since 1996. […]

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for the 2015/2016 Season

July 14, 2015

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for the 2015/2016 Season Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has today announced promotions within the Company and details of new joiners for the 2015/2016 season. Alison McWhinney, James Streeter, and Max Westwell have been promoted to Soloist. Cesar Corrales has been promoted to Junior […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces New Hires for 2015-2016 Season

July 14, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces New Hires for 2015-2016 Season   Seattle, WA –Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Artistic Director Peter Boal has announced the hiring of six new dancers to join the Company’s ranks in the upcoming 2015-2016 season. Guillaume Basso, Henry Cotton, Cecilia Iliesiu, Miles Pertl and Madison Sugg will all be […]

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HOUSTON BALLET’S PREMIERE AT HAMBURG BALLET DAYS A ROUSING SUCCESS

July 11, 2015

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Houston Ballet on stage in Hamburg Germany - photo courtesy of Hamburg Ballet

HOUSTON BALLET’S PREMIERE AT HAMBURG BALLET DAYS A ROUSING SUCCESS   Houston, TX – Houston Ballet’s performances at the 41st Hamburg Ballet Days was met with rousing applause, standing ovations and numerous praise at the Hamburg State Opera in Hamburg, Germany. From June 7-8, 2015 the company presented three works by Houston Ballet Artistic Director […]

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Summer Intensive 2015 Master Classes at American Repertory Ballet’s Princeton Ballet School

July 11, 2015

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Summer Intensive 2015 Master Classes at American Repertory Ballet’s Princeton Ballet School Led by Guest Teachers, Including Former Students, will be Open to Observers   In its on-going effort to share the joy of dance with a wider audience, the 2015 Summer Intensive Program at American Repertory Ballet’s Princeton Ballet School is pleased to announce […]

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