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Colorado Ballet seeks schools and organizations for free live streaming of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker during 2016-2017 season

August 27, 2016

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Colorado Ballet seeks schools and organizations for free live streaming of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker during 2016-2017 season   Colorado Ballet seeks schools and organizations throughout Colorado and out-of-state to participate in free remote live streams of its student matinee performances of Swan Lake and The Nutcracker during the 2016-2017 season.  The Swan Lake […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Workshop Expanded

August 27, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Workshop Expanded Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the Choreographic Workshop will be expanded this season, providing emerging choreographers the opportunity to participate in a creative environment with the artists of the National Ballet. The process will be facilitated by Robert Binet, […]

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Former New York City Ballet ballerina will coach excerpts from two of her signature roles as well as a pas de deux choreographed on her by Balanchine

August 27, 2016

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Former New York City Ballet ballerina will coach excerpts from two of her signature roles as well as a pas de deux choreographed on her by Balanchine   Patricia Wilde, a celebrated principal dancer with New York City Ballet, will coach her roles in Divertimento No. 15, La Valse, and Balanchine’s beloved ballet, Serenade, for cameras of […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS TRICOLORE

August 25, 2016

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS TRICOLORE Season-Opening Salute to France and Paris Opera Ballet Featuring Works by Benjamin Millepied and George Balanchine   September 23 – October 2, 2016 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   September 23 at 6:30 pm September 24 at 2:00 and 7:30 pm September 29 […]

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Colorado Ballet opens 56th season with Swan Lake

August 24, 2016

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Colorado Ballet opens 56th season with Swan Lake   Colorado Ballet opens its 56th season with 11 performances of the romantic classic Swan Lake, October 7-23, 2016 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House with Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s classic score performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra.   Swan Lake features the original choreography after Marius […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté

August 24, 2016

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Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté. Photo by 5ive15ifteen Photo Company.

The National Ballet of Canada | Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté Expecting Second Child The National Ballet of Canada today announced that Principal Dancers Heather Ogden and Guillaume Côté are expecting their second child in January 2017. The couple met at the National Ballet when they both joined in 1998. Mr. Côté became a Principal […]

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Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer to perform leading role with The Australian Ballet

August 24, 2016

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Wellington, NZ. 30.06.2016. For The Royal New Zealand Ballet. Photo credit: Stephen A’Court. COPYRIGHT ©Stephen A’Court

Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer to perform leading role with The Australian Ballet Gisborne born, Pukekohe raised Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer Joseph Skelton will dance the leading role of Albrecht in The Australian Ballet’s production of Giselle in October as a guest principal artist.   “This is the first time a RNZB dancer has […]

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The Australian Ballet revives the classic family favourite Coppélia

August 24, 2016

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Soloist Dimity Azoury. Photography Justin Ridler

The Australian Ballet revives the classic family favourite Coppélia The Australian Ballet will perform a special Melbourne season of Coppélia at the Palais Theatre from 23 September to 1 October, before touring to Sydney Opera House for a festive-season run from 2 to 21 December. Coppélia has an important place in The Australian Ballet’s history. […]

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Indianapolis City Ballet’s Evening With the Stars Patron & General Sale Tickets Are on Sale Now!

August 22, 2016

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Photo: Gene Schiavone, Evgenia Obraztsova & Vladislav Lantratov perform Romeo & Juliet at EWTS 2015

Indianapolis City Ballet’s Evening With the Stars Patron & General Sale Tickets Are on Sale Now! We are thrilled to welcome you to our 8th Annual Evening With the Stars, November 12th, at the beautiful Murat Theatre in downtown Indianapolis! Indianapolis City Ballet is pleased to offer not only one of the most-anticipated entertainment performances […]

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Exclusive Poldark Screening

August 19, 2016

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Poldark Philip Lombard (AIDEN TURNER) - (C) Mammoth Screen - Photographer: Unkown

Exclusive Poldark Screening BBC One has today announced that fans of Poldark will have the chance to attend an exclusive St Austell screening of the first episode of the second series ahead of its transmission on Sunday 4 September. The BBC will welcome the cast of Poldark to the screening at the White River Cinema, […]

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR

August 19, 2016

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch AM announces the appointment of Madeleine Onne as Director of Houston Ballet Academy. Ms. Onne will work closely with Mr. Welch to continue the high standard of educational and artistic excellence that the Academy has established over the past […]

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Eighth Celebrity Contestant for Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Confirmed

August 19, 2016

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Eighth Celebrity Contestant for Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Confirmed Model Daisy Lowe is the eighth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The announcement was made today (Wednesday 17 August) via the official BBC Strictly Twitter and Facebook feeds where it was confirmed that Daisy will be taking part in the brand new series. “I am used to […]

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Announcing Indianapolis City Ballet’s 8th Season of the Jock and Penny Fortune Master Class series!

August 19, 2016

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Announcing Indianapolis City Ballet’s 8th Season of the Jock and Penny Fortune Master Class series! Beginning August 28th, Indianapolis City Ballet will launch their eighth season of the Jock and Penny Fortune Master Class series with former Principal Dancer of the New York City Ballet and current faculty member at the company’s School of American […]

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Second season of Attitude on Santa Fe will showcase all new works choreographed by three Colorado Ballet dancers

August 16, 2016

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Second season of Attitude on Santa Fe will showcase all new works choreographed by three Colorado Ballet dancers   Colorado Ballet’s second season of Attitude on Santa Fe will feature three new ballets choreographed and performed by Colorado Ballet dancers on September 23 and 24 in the Black Box Theater at the Armstrong Center for […]

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DANCE CONSORTIUM PRESENTS ALVIN AILEY® AMERICAN DANCE THEATER UK TOUR 2016

August 15, 2016

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Photo by Andrew Eccles

DANCE CONSORTIUM PRESENTS ALVIN AILEY® AMERICAN DANCE THEATER UK TOUR 2016 6 September – 19 October Dance Consortium presented Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater UK Tour 2016 UK engagement kicks off with a two-week season at Sadler’s Wells, London Tour heads to Plymouth, Birmingham, Bradford, Nottingham, Cardiff, Salford Quays, Southampton, Canterbury and Edinburgh Five UK […]

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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update   Choreographer Akram Khan and composer Ben Frost have mutually agreed to part ways in the development of Akram’s reimagined Giselle for English National Ballet.   Musician and composer Vincenzo Lamagna, who recently worked on Akram’s Until the Lions, joins the creative team. He will […]

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Fifth Celebrity Contestant for Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Confirmed

August 12, 2016

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Fifth Celebrity Contestant for Strictly Come Dancing 2016 Confirmed Kiss FM DJ Melvin Odoom is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The announcement was made this morning (Friday 12 August) on the Kiss FM Breakfast Show, where Melvin confirmed he will be […]

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The Washington Ballet | Theme & Variations Added to 40th Anniversary Celebration

August 12, 2016

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NEW: Theme & Variations Added to 40th Anniversary Celebration  One Night Only, Special Finale, Narration by Julie Kent The Washington Ballet (TWB) has added the Finale of George Balanchine’s 1947 masterpiece Theme and Variations to its 40th Anniversary Celebration. The work is set to music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and will provide a grand conclusion […]

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:   Artist Sundays: Akram Khan’s Giselle Takeover the Whitworth Art Gallery   Sunday 18 September 2016  To coincide with the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at The Palace Theatre, Manchester (27 Sept – 1 Oct), English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival and the […]

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Greta Hodgkinson Celebrates Two Milestones in 2016/17 Season

August 10, 2016

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Greta Hodgkinson. Photo by Aleksandar Antonijevic

Greta Hodgkinson Celebrates Two Milestones in 2016/17 Season 25th Anniversary with The National Ballet of Canada 20th Anniversary as Principal Dancer The National Ballet of Canada announced today that Principal Dancer Greta Hodgkinson celebrates her 25th anniversary dancing with the company and her 20th season as Principal Dancer. To date, Ms. Hodgkinson is only one […]

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