April 24, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada | Le Petit Prince World Premiere June 4

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The National Ballet of Canada | Le Petit Prince World Premiere June 4   Le Petit Prince makes its much anticipated world premiere on June 4. The first full-length ballet by Principal Dancer and Choreographic Associate Guillaume Côté, Le Petit Prince opens the company’s Summer Season June 4 and runs to June 12 at the […]

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April 21, 2016

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer

English National Ballet Emerging Dancer London Palladium Tuesday 17 May 2016 Performance at 7.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25 Box office: 0844 412 4655 Entering its seventh consecutive year English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition will be held this year for the first time at the London Palladium on Tuesday 17 May 2016. Vital to English […]

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April 21, 2016

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Northern Ballet prepares for World Première of Jane Eyre

Hannah Bateman as Jane and Javier Torres as Mr Rochester in rehearsal for Jane Eyre. Photo Justin Slee (40)

Northern Ballet prepares for World Première of Jane Eyre Join one of literature’s most iconic heroines on a journey of courage, romance and tragedy with the World Première of Northern Ballet’s Jane Eyre. Based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë and performed during the 200th anniversary of her birth, Northern Ballet will bring this beautiful […]

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April 20, 2016

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

AAADT. Photo by Andrew Eccles

DANCE CONSORTIUM PRESENTS ALVIN AILEY® AMERICAN DANCE THEATER UK TOUR 2016 6 September – 19 October Dance Consortium announces 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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April 20, 2016

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The Washington Ballet Invited to Perform at Millennium Stage

The Washington Ballet Invited to Perform at Millennium Stage The Washington Ballet’s TWB@THEARC Performance Ensemble, an audition-only group, will perform at the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage, presenting selections from ballets including Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Romeo and Juliet and more. This group of 20 dancers tours DC performing at venues including The White House, […]

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April 20, 2016

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CAROLINA BALLET ENDS SPRING SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL WITH A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

CAROLINA BALLET ENDS SPRING SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL WITH A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM     Carolina Ballet closes its eighteenth season with a presentation of George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium May 12-15, 2016.  Robert Weiss’ Water Music to George Frideric Handel’s music of the same name rounds out the program.  The schedule […]

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April 19, 2016

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DANIEL CAMARGO NEW PRINCIPAL WITH DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET

Daniel Camargo in Don Quixotte by Maximiliano Guerra after Petipa - photo Stuttgarter Ballett

DANIEL CAMARGO NEW PRINCIPAL WITH DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET The Brazilian dancer Daniel Camargo will be joining Dutch National Ballet as a principal in August 2016. Camargo is currently a principal dancer with Stuttgarter Ballett in Germany. Camargo made his debut with Dutch National Ballet last December as a guest artist, dancing the role of the […]

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April 19, 2016

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Houston Ballet visits Melbourne for the first time this winter to perform Romeo and Juliet

Artists of Houston Ballet in Romeo and Juliet

Houston Ballet visits Melbourne for the first time this winter to perform Australian choreographer Stanton Welch’s acclaimed Romeo and Juliet 30 June–9 July 2016 Visiting Australia for the first time, leading US Company Houston Ballet presents its hit production of Stanton Welch’s Romeo and Juliet as part of The Australian Ballet’s 2016 season. Following its […]

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April 19, 2016

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT SHAKESPEARE LIVE! FROM THE RSC

BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT SHAKESPEARE LIVE! FROM THE RSC Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal Dancers Elisha Willis and Tyrone Singleton will be making the short journey to Stratford-upon-Avon this week to take part in the BBC and Royal Shakespeare Company’s Shakespeare Live! From the RSC.   During 2016 Birmingham Royal Ballet are presenting seven […]

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April 19, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancers Perform Worldwide

The National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancers Perform Worldwide The National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancers Jurgita Dronina, Naoya Ebe, Elena Lobsanova, Svetlana Lunkina, Evan McKie, Sonia Rodriguez and Piotr Stanczyk are in demand as worldwide guest artists on international stages. Ms. Dronina recently curated, hosted and danced in a gala in Lithuania celebrating the […]

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April 18, 2016

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The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake returns when Stephen Baynes’ masterful interpretation comes to Melbourne in 2016

The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake returns when Stephen Baynes’ masterful interpretation comes to Melbourne in 2016 One of the most popular works staged by the Company, Swan Lake was created in 2012 to mark The Australian Ballet’s 50th anniversary by Resident Choreographer Stephen Baynes’. This visually beautiful production embodies the Company’s quest to uphold heritage […]

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April 17, 2016

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Sergei Polunin and Natalia Osipova join cast of SYMPHONY TO A LOST GENERATION

Sergei Polunin and Natalia Osipova join cast of SYMPHONY TO A LOST GENERATION dancing together for the first time since their relationship was made public   Royal Ballet Principal Natalia Osipova and ‘bad boy of ballet’ Sergei Polunin will dance the principal roles in the first movement of virtuoso young composer Adam Donen’s epic Symphony […]

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April 17, 2016

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2015-2016 Season Encore Performance

PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2015-2016 Season Encore Performance Performance to include works by Balanchine, Cerrudo, Lang, Peck, and more! Featuring the mighty PNB Orchestra.   Bon voyage performances of company dancers Kylee Kitchens and Jessika Anspach.   ONE NIGHT ONLY! Sunday, June 12, 2016 – 6:30 pm Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, […]

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April 14, 2016

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THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ITS YOUTUBE CHANNEL

THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ITS YOUTUBE CHANNEL   The George Balanchine Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the official GBF YouTube channel.  Taking advantage of the ubiquitous and ever expanding digital media available to the general public, the GBF YouTube channel will launch with content from our Video Archives […]

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April 14, 2016

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Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome join forces in collaborative partnership

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Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome join forces in collaborative partnership Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome have formed a collaborative producing partnership, supported by funding from Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence fund, to develop and deliver an ambitious programme of high-quality large-scale dance. The Movement is a dynamic partnership between three […]

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April 14, 2016

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American Repertory Ballet’s DANCE POWER Program to Hold Annual End-of-School Year Performance

American Repertory Ballet’s DANCE POWER Program to Hold Annual End-of-School Year Performance     Partnership with New Brunswick Public School’s is longest-running, uninterrupted arts/community partnership in state   American Repertory Ballet, in partnership with New Brunswick Public Schools, announces the annual end-of-year DANCE POWER performance, Waiting in the Wings: 30 Years of Dance. The showcase […]

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April 13, 2016

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The Royal Ballet’s Frankenstein by Liam Scarlett

The Royal Ballet’s Frankenstein by Liam Scarlett Today I wanted to highlight this Insight evening from The Royal Opera House ahead of the premiere of Frankenstein on Wednesday 4th May 2016. What I love about this particular footage, apart from the fact that it’s a decent length (over a hour), is the true insight into […]

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April 13, 2016

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The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake in Adelaide

Artists of The Australian Ballet in Swan Lake 2016. Photography Daniel Boud

The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake in Adelaide Following a sold out season in Sydney, the magic of Swan Lake returns when Stephen Baynes’ masterful interpretation comes to Adelaide in 2016 One of the most popular works staged by the Company, South Australian born Resident Choreographer Stephen Baynes’ Swan Lake was created in 2012 to mark The Australian […]

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April 13, 2016

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Houston Ballet Announces Tour to Los Angeles Honoring Celebrated Choreographer

Houston Ballet Announces Tour to Los Angeles Honoring Celebrated Choreographer Distinguished American choreographer William Forsythe has selected Houston Ballet to perform in Los Angeles at The Music Center’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Oct. 21-23, as part of “Celebrate Forsythe”, a program with a never-before-seen approach that salutes his works.  Houston Ballet will perform Artifact Suite, after […]

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April 13, 2016

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BOSTON BALLET REPRISES MIKKO NISSINEN’S SWAN LAKE

BOSTON BALLET REPRISES MIKKO NISSINEN’S SWAN LAKE AFTER A RECORD-BREAKING PREMIERE IN 2014 COMPANY WELCOMES GUEST ARTIST GONZALO GARCIA OF NEW YORK CITY BALLET ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCE ADDED: MAY 25   Boston Ballet’s spring season kicks off with Mikko Nissinen’s Swan Lake, back by popular demand after a record-breaking world premiere in October 2014. Described by […]

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