August 25, 2015

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American Repertory Ballet announces “Season Premiere” performances, State of the Art Address, and On Pointe event at Rider University

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American Repertory Ballet announces “Season Premiere” performances, State of the Art Address, and On Pointe event at Rider University LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ – American Repertory Ballet’s performance season will open at Rider University in Lawrenceville, NJ with a week of events, presentations, and performances celebrating 5 years of Artistic Director Douglas Martin’s artistic leadership.   American […]

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August 25, 2015

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The Hong Kong Ballet Choreographers’ Showcase 2015:

The Hong Kong Ballet Choreographers’ Showcase 2015 Capturing Hong Kong’s Diversity and Vibrancy Tickets on Sale Now Hong Kong’s aspiring choreographers will be demonstrating their creativity at the Company’s Choreographers Showcase 2015. The Company’s dancers, together with some of the most promising local freelance choreographers in Hong Kong, will delight and inspire audiences as they […]

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August 25, 2015

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Jamelia is confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2015

Jamelia is confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2015   Singer and TV personality Jamelia is the twelfth celebrity to be confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2015. The news was confirmed yesterday by the BBC’s Director of Television, Danny Cohen, ahead of this year’s Edinburgh TV Festival.   Jamelia said: “My girls are huge fans of […]

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August 25, 2015

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Anita Rani is confirmed as eleventh celebrity contestant for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing

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Anita Rani is confirmed as eleventh celebrity contestant for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing   TV and Radio Presenter Anita Rani is today announced as the eleventh celebrity taking to the dance floor for the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The news was confirmed this evening (Monday 24 August) […]

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August 24, 2015

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Singer Jay McGuiness is named as tenth celebrity to join new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One

Singer Jay McGuiness is named as tenth celebrity to join new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One     Singer Jay McGuiness is today confirmed as the tenth celebrity to be revealed for the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The news was announced exclusively on BBC Radio 1 today […]

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August 22, 2015

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Anthony Ogogo is confirmed as knock-out celebrity for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing

Anthony Ogogo is confirmed as knock-out celebrity for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing   Professional Boxer Anthony Ogogo is today confirmed as the ninth celebrity for the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One.   “I’ve faced a lot of tough opposition in the past, but I’ve never faced anyone as […]

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August 21, 2015

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RNZB’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream a hit

RNZB’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream a hit The Royal New Zealand Ballet has a major hit on its hands after the sell-out world premiere of The Vodafone Season of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Wellington last night.   The brand new ballet by 29 year old British choreographer Liam Scarlett, one of the most sought […]

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August 21, 2015

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Daniel O’Donnell is confirmed as eighth celebrity for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing

Daniel O’Donnell is confirmed as eighth celebrity for brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing   Irish singer and entertainer Daniel O’Donnell is confirmed as the eighth celebrity to be revealed for the upcoming series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The news was announced exclusively on Steve Wright in the Afternoon on BBC […]

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August 20, 2015

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International dancers to take global stage with first ever live streaming, from Sadler’s Wells

International dancers to take global stage with first ever live streaming, from Sadler’s Wells The Genée International Ballet Competition is to be live streamed for online viewers Next generation of dancers will be performing live from Sadler’s Wells in London Tickets to the Genée have now sold out – streaming is the only way to […]

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August 20, 2015

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS 18TH SEASON WITH WORLD PREMIERE TO HOLTZ’ POPULAR THE PLANETS

CAROLINA BALLET OPENS 18TH SEASON WITH WORLD PREMIERE TO HOLTZ’ POPULAR THE PLANETS Zalman Raffael Presents Stage Premiere of Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto     RALEIGH, NC — Carolina Ballet looks forward to opening its 18th season with two premieres September 24, 2015 at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in downtown Raleigh. Artistic Director Robert Weiss and Choreographer […]

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August 19, 2015

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From Student To Star | Kilian Smith | The Royal Ballet School

From Student To Star | Kilian Smith | The Royal Ballet School From Student to Star is an interview series featuring Graduates from vocational ballet schools as they begin their professional careers. Ballet News will be following them periodically to keep you up to date with their progress and whether the reality of ballet life […]

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August 19, 2015

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The Washington Ballet Announces New Dancers, Promotions

The Washington Ballet Announces New Dancers, Promotions   WASHINGTON, D.C. -The Washington Ballet has announced the addition of seven new Company members, three new apprentices and five new Studio Company members for the 2015-2016 season, making up the largest Company and Studio Company the organization has known to date. This illustrious collaboration of artists represents […]

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August 19, 2015

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Peter Andre confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing

Peter Andre confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing   Singer and television personality, Peter Andre, has been confirmed as the seventh celebrity contestant appearing on Strictly Come Dancing 2015.   Peter said: “Strictly Come Dancing is an incredible show. I’ve always loved watching it on TV and to be honest I’m flattered to have been asked […]

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August 19, 2015

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Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One.

Katie Derham is the fifth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. Katie Derham says: “Strictly Come Dancing is a national treasure, and I’m extremely excited to be part of such a wonderful show. I spend hours admiring professional musicians and performers at the Proms […]

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August 19, 2015

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Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with romantic classic La Sylphide

Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with romantic classic La Sylphide Production will feature principal dancer Maria Mosina in her 20th season with Colorado Ballet   DENVER – Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with the romantic ballet La Sylphide, October 2-11, 2015 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  La Sylphide features choreography by August […]

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August 18, 2015

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Dance Legends, Biggest Names in Contemporary Choreography to Visit TWB

Dance Legends, Biggest Names in Contemporary Choreography to Visit TWB Arthur Mitchell, Edward Villella and Promising Choreographers Collaborate   WASHINGTON, D.C. -The Washington Ballet will welcome dance legends and promising new choreographers to its NW studios this season to collaborate on world and company premieres and the new series, ICONS: of dance. The interactive series brings […]

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August 18, 2015

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BBC Breakfast Weather Presenter Carol Kirkwood is today confirmed as the sixth celebrity contestant for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One

BBC Breakfast Weather Presenter Carol Kirkwood is today confirmed as the sixth celebrity contestant for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One Carol was revealed to the nation live on BBC Breakfast this morning (Tuesday 18th  August) where presenter and former Strictly contestant Bill Turnbill donned a top hat and tails […]

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August 13, 2015

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Atlanta Ballet’s 85th Annual Meeting Puts Perfect “Pointe” on 2014-15 Season

Atlanta Ballet’s 85th Annual Meeting Puts  Perfect “Pointe” on 2014-15 Season   Organization caps fiscal year with announcement of record-breaking ticket sales and unprecedented foundation support   ATLANTA – August 2015 – Good news was in abundance at Atlanta Ballet’s 85th annual meeting, held Tuesday, July 28 at the Druid Hills Country Club, which officially brought the 2015 […]

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August 13, 2015

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Actress Georgia May Foote is the fourth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One.

Actress Georgia May Foote is the fourth celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One. The announcement was made this morning live on BBC Breakfast.   “I am so excited to be part of Strictly 2015! It is something I have always wanted to take part […]

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August 13, 2015

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 2015-2016 Performance Season

American Repertory Ballet Announces its 2015-2016 Performance Season   PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey’s preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, will perform throughout New Jersey – in Princeton, New Brunswick, Lawrenceville, Branchburg, Rahway, Manasquan, South Orange, and Trenton – and at the Joyce Theater in New York City from September 2015 through […]

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