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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents

July 22, 2014

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents September 26-October 5, 2014 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   Performances: September 26 & 27, October 2, 3, & 4 at 7:30pm September 27 at 2:00pm October 5 at 1:00pm   SEATTLE, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet raises the velvet curtain on its 2014-2015 […]

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20th Anniversary Edition of Fire Island Dance Festival Shatters Fundraising Record with $533,860

July 22, 2014

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Fire Island Dance Festival 2014-Marcelo Gomes and Luciana Paris-photo by Whitney Browne

20th Anniversary Edition of Fire Island Dance Festival Shatters Fundraising Record with $533,860 Presented by and benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Featuring Marcelo Gomes, Sara Mearns, Ailey II, MOMIX and more, plus new choreography by Joshua Bergasse, Nick Kenkel, Patrick Makuakāne and Troy Schumacher Fire Island Dance Festival […]

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Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 21 for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 42nd Season!

July 19, 2014

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Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 21 for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 42nd Season Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31.*   September 2014 – June 2015 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center, Seattle, Washington   2014-2015 season to feature the return of audience favorites George Balanchine’s Jewels; Alexei Ratmansky’s Don Quixote, […]

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English National Ballet collaborate with Opera Holland Park

July 18, 2014

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English National Ballet collaborate with Opera Holland Park An artistic collaboration from the heart of London Opera Holland Park will be collaborating with English National Ballet on The Judgement of Paris ballet within the opera Adriana Lecouvreur, which opens on Thursday 24 July as part of the 2014 Investec Opera Holland Park Season. Cilea’s music […]

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English National Ballet Announces Promotions and New Joiners

July 17, 2014

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English National Ballet Announces Promotions and New Joiners  Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has announced promotions within the Company as well as details of new joiners: Yonah Acosta has been promoted to Principal. Shiori Kase, who last month won the gold medal at the USA International Ballet Competition, has been promoted to […]

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Queensland Ballet | Flourish – four starkly beautiful ballets

July 17, 2014

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Dancers Clare Morehen, Meng Ningning and Nathan Scicluna Creative Direction Designfront Photographer Harold David

Queensland Ballet | Flourish – four starkly beautiful ballets In its upcoming season of Flourish, Queensland Ballet will perform four starkly beautiful ballets from around the world: George Balanchine’s Serenade; Nils Christe’s Short Dialogues; Nicolo Fonte’s Bolero; and Ben Stevenson’s La Esmeralda grand pas de deux. This exciting mixed program will be performed in Brisbane […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF ITS DANCE TRACK PROGRAMME

July 17, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF ITS DANCE TRACK PROGRAMME Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Dance Track programme seeks out and nurtures dance talent from primary schools across the City of Birmingham   Over the 2013/14 academic year Dance Track has reached out to 31 schools across North and South Birmingham and delivered workshops to over […]

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RICHMOND BALLET LEADERS RETURN FROM STATE DEPARTMENT FORUM IN CHINA

July 16, 2014

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RICHMOND BALLET LEADERS RETURN FROM STATE DEPARTMENT FORUM IN CHINA Secretary Kerry endorses cultural exchange programs while the Ballet lays groundwork for new, future partnerships Richmond Ballet Artistic Director Stoner Winslett and Managing Director Brett Bonda have returned to the United States after presenting the Ballet’s Road to China and Beyond initiative at the U.S. […]

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American Repertory Ballet announces new Executive Director

July 16, 2014

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American Repertory Ballet announces new Executive Director   NEW BRUNSWICK and PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet has named Vanessa Logan as its new Executive Director. Logan joins ARB from Boston Ballet, where she most recently served as Chief of Staff.   “During the past 5 years Vanessa has made tremendous contributions to Boston Ballet,” […]

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells

July 16, 2014

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells Sadler’s Wells celebrates Nordic dance culture this Autumn with Northern Light, a season of six productions, including five UK premieres, across the main stage and Lilian Baylis Studio, as well as off-site at the Platform Theatre in King’s Cross. From 18 September to 14 […]

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season

July 15, 2014

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season   DENVER – Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet’s 54th season, which will include A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Dracula, The Nutcracker and Ballet MasterWorks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Peter and the Wolf at the Newman Center for the Performing […]

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School

July 14, 2014

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School seek new joint home English National Ballet and English National Ballet School have announced plans to find a joint London home, which will become the first combined training and dance facility in the UK. National commercial property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton has been appointed to find premises […]

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The Royal Ballet School announces a special event showcasing British dance training

July 11, 2014

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The Royal Ballet School announces a special event showcasing British dance training We are pleased to announce an event bringing together the country’s leading dance schools in a collaboration at the Royal Opera House Linbury Studio Theatre in March 2015, hosted by The Royal Ballet School. Spring Celebration: A showcase of British dance training, will […]

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The Australian Ballet | The Nutcracker

July 11, 2014

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Artists of The Australian Ballet in The Nutcracker. Photography Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet | The Nutcracker 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, this magical production will bring festive cheer to Melbourne from […]

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NATALIA OSIPOVA & IVAN VASILIEV in SOLO FOR TWO

July 11, 2014

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NATALIA OSIPOVA & IVAN VASILIEV in SOLO FOR TWO 6th – 9th August 2014, London Coliseum Please note the slight programme change : The world’s most celebrated dancing partners, Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev are re-united for this summer’s hottest ticket, at the London Coliseum, Wednesday 6th – Saturday 9th August in producer Sergei Danilian’s […]

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Dutch National Ballet | BIOGRAPHY OF MICHAELA DEPRINCE PUBLISHED MID-SEPTEMBER 2014

July 11, 2014

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Dutch National Ballet | BIOGRAPHY OF MICHAELA DEPRINCE PUBLISHED MID-SEPTEMBER 2014 * Taking Flight published on 13 September 2014 in the Netherlands * International release on 14 October 2014 * Biography written in collaboration with her mother Taking Flight, the biography of Michaela DePrince from Dutch National Ballet’s Junior Company, will be published in mid-September. […]

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English National Ballet commission Cameron McMillan to create new work for Big Dance

July 8, 2014

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English National Ballet commission Cameron McMillan to create new work for Big Dance English National Ballet has commissioned award-winning choreographer, Cameron McMillan to create a new work for Big Dance in West London. The piece, Kinetic Echo – Our Dancing Selves, explores questions of online identity and self expression and will be performed at Westfield […]

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Dutch National Ballet: Back to Bach – premieres and revivals

July 8, 2014

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Dutch National Ballet: Back to Bach – premieres and revivals * Four ballets to music by Johann Sebastian Bach * Newly compiled ballet by Hans van Manen * World premiere by Ernst Meisner * Modern international hits by Krzysztof Pastor and David Dawson * Presented from 11 October 2014 in Dutch National Opera & Ballet, […]

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Romeo & Juliet breaks a 54-year box office record for Queensland Ballet

July 8, 2014

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Romeo & Juliet breaks a 54-year box office record for Queensland Ballet Queensland Ballet’s Australian première of Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s iconic Romeo & Juliet production has broken a 54-year box office record. This world famous production of Shakespeare’s tragic tale of star-cross’d lovers, with guest appearances by international ballet stars Tamara Rojo, Carlos Acosta and […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Romeo and Juliet Makes US Premiere

July 7, 2014

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Romeo and Juliet Makes US Premiere at Los Angeles’ The Music Center The National Ballet of Canada tours to The Music Center in Los Angeles with Romeo and Juliet. The critically acclaimed production choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky is onstage July 10 – 13, 2014 for only five performances. This will be the National Ballet’s second engagement at […]

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