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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première

August 21, 2014

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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première   Presenting three premières by English National Ballet’s Associate Artist George Williamson Featuring ENB dancers including Emerging Dancer Competition winner Nancy Osbaldeston 19 & 20 September, Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells      Constella Ballet and Orchestra present a triple bill in it’s first performance […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s Celebratory 2014-15 Season

August 21, 2014

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s Celebratory 2014-15 Season A dazzling line-up celebrating  the Company’s unique characteristics in its 35th year   Hong Kong – 21st August 2014 To mark The Hong Kong Ballet’s 35th anniversary, the Company has announced an exciting line-up for the 2014-15 season. The programme combines classical favourites with new commissioned ballets, and […]

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Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley Announces 2014/2015 Season

August 19, 2014

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Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley Announces 2014/2015 Season      Box Office now taking orders for renewals and new subscriptions for Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley’s 15th Season   Single and group tickets for The Nutcracker on sale now, with priority seating reserved for subscribers. Single ticket sales for the entire Season begin Monday, October 27, 2014.   Three […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland New York Tour Principal Casting Announced

August 19, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland New York Tour Principal Casting Announced Presented by The Joyce Theater Foundation and  The National Ballet of Canada David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Centre  September 9 -14, 2014 The National Ballet of Canada and The Joyce Theater Foundation today announced the casting for Alice’s Adventures […]

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Colorado Ballet presents Shakespearian classic A Midsummer Night’s Dream

August 19, 2014

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Colorado Ballet presents Shakespearian classic A Midsummer Night’s Dream   DENVER – Colorado Ballet opens its 54th season with A Midsummer Night’s Dream, September 26-October 5, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  The production features choreography by Christopher Wheeldon and a score by Felix Mendelssohn, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet | KARA LARSON APPOINTED DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

August 18, 2014

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Birmingham Royal Ballet | Kara Larson Appointed Director of Marketing & Communications Kara Larson has been appointed as the new Director of Marketing and Communications for Birmingham Royal Ballet. Ms Larson has previously worked in a number of senior marketing and communications roles for opera companies and performing arts centres in the United States including […]

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English National Ballet | Principal Casting Autumn 2014 UK Tour and Nutcracker

August 18, 2014

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English National Ballet | Principal Casting Autumn 2014 UK Tour and Nutcracker Principal casting for English National Ballet’s Autumn UK tour and Nutcracker is today announced. Joining English National Ballet from Boston Ballet, Alejandro Virelles makes his debut as Principal with the Company, performing the role of Prince Siegfried alongside Alina Cojocaru’s Odette/Odile in Derek […]

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HOUSTON BALLET LAUNCHES 45TH SEASON WITH THE COMPANY PREMIERE OF JOHN NEUMEIER’S A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

August 18, 2014

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HOUSTON BALLET LAUNCHES 45TH SEASON WITH THE COMPANY PREMIERE OF JOHN NEUMEIER’S A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM SEPTEMBER 4 – 14   Company Begins Season-Long Celebration of William Shakespeare on the 450th Anniversary of His Birth, Showcasing Three Productions Inspired by His Works   Houston Ballet is the First American Company to Perform A Midsummer Night’s […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Shostakovich Trilogy (Parts 1 and 3) The Tempest postponed

August 18, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Shostakovich Trilogy  (Parts 1 and 3) The Tempest postponed Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that the company will be performing Alexei Ratmansky’s Shostakovich Trilogy (Parts 1 and 3) May 30 – June 7, 2015 in Toronto at the Four Seasons Centre for […]

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Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason

August 15, 2014

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Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason 11 November 2014 – 11 January 2015 Tickets from £7.50 available online Skate at Somerset House partners with Fortnum & Mason for the first time to present the most chic and complete Christmas experience in London this season In the countdown to Christmas, Skate at Somerset House […]

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American Repertory Ballet Announces September Events and Performances in the Princeton Area: “Meet the Company” and Fall Kick-Off Performance

August 15, 2014

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American Repertory Ballet Announces September Events and Performances in the Princeton Area: “Meet the Company” and Fall Kick-Off Performance PRINCETON and LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ – American Repertory Ballet will begin its 2014-2015 Season this September with events and performances in Princeton and Lawrenceville, NJ. American Repertory Ballet will kick-off its monthly On Pointe series with its […]

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The Australian Ballet’s The Nutcracker: an enchanting festive favourite back by popular demand to delight Melbourne and Sydney audiences

August 14, 2014

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Benedicte Bemet and Andrew Killian in The Nutcracker. Photography Georges Antoni

The Nutcracker: an enchanting festive favourite back by popular demand to delight Melbourne and Sydney audiences The Australian Ballet prepares to enchant audiences with The Nutcracker, an unmissable opportunity to delve into the wintery fairytale land of Clara and her magical friends. Returning to the stage for the first time since sell-out seasons in 2010, […]

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS 17TH SEASON WITH STRAVINSKY’S FIREBIRD

August 14, 2014

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS 17TH SEASON WITH STRAVINSKY’S FIREBIRD Two Premieres Complete the Program   RALEIGH, NC — Carolina Ballet open its 17th season September 11-28, 2014 with a reprise of Robert Weiss’ Firebird, the classic Russian fairy tale ballet, to the music of Igor Stravinsky.  Also on the program are two premieres by Weiss and […]

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Open House London Programme Launched

August 12, 2014

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Open House London Programme Launched Revealing 800 Buildings (Pre-booking buildings embargoed until 15.08.14) The Open House London programme for the 2014 event, to be held on 20 & 21 September, will be launched online this Friday 15th September The programme sheds light on the latest contemporary architecture in our city, from the newest completed city […]

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THE SARASOTA BALLET JOINS THE LINEUP FOR THE 11th ANNUAL FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL IN NEW YORK CITY

August 12, 2014

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THE SARASOTA BALLET JOINS THE LINEUP FOR THE 11th ANNUAL FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL IN NEW YORK CITY Making their New York City debut, The Sarasota Ballet will perform Les Patineurs     Joining the roster of acclaimed dance companies and artists from around the world, The Sarasota Ballet is excited to announce their participation […]

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Jetè to the USA: The Australian Ballet gets set to pirouette across America this October

August 12, 2014

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Reiko Hombo in New York, Photography Lisa Tomasetti

Jetè to the USA: The Australian Ballet gets set to pirouette across America this October This October, The Australian Ballet returns to LA for the first time in more than four decades and the San Francisco Bay Area for the first time in over 20 years to premiere an Australian classic, Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake. […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Le Petit Prince

August 12, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Le Petit Prince Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced a five-day workshop for Le Petit Prince at The Walter Carsen Centre. A new full-length adaptation of the well-known novella by ‎Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Le Petit Prince makes its world premiere during the company’s […]

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ANGELA LANE JOINS HOUSTON BALLET AS CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

August 12, 2014

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ANGELA LANE JOINS HOUSTON BALLET AS CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER Houston Ballet is pleased to announce that Angela Lane has joined its senior management team as Chief Development Officer. Ms. Lane will be responsible for developing comprehensive strategic fundraising plans and overseeing the development department at the company. A Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE), Ms. Lane brings […]

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Queensland Ballet announces American dancer Shane Wuerthner joins the Company as a Soloist

August 11, 2014

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Queensland Ballet announces American dancer Shane Wuerthner joins the Company as a Soloist Born in San Francisco, Shane has danced with Vienna State Opera Ballet and San Francisco Ballet. His diverse repertoire includes principal roles in the major classics and in works by George Balanchine, John Cranko, Jorma Elo, Jiří Kylián, John Neumeier, Twyla Tharp, and Renato […]

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American Repertory Ballet announces new board members Daphne Jones, Stephen Loughran, and Rachel Samoil

August 9, 2014

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American Repertory Ballet announces new board members Daphne Jones, Stephen Loughran, and Rachel Samoil NEW BRUNSWICK and PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet is pleased to announce the addition of Daphne Jones, Stephen Loughran, and Rachel Samoil to its Board of Trustees, effective immediately. They bring to the Board backgrounds in dance, music, science, and […]

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