March 20, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Associate Robert Binet Creates New Work for New York City Ballet

The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Associate Robert Binet Creates A New Work for New York City Ballet September 30, 2015 Robert Binet, Choreographic Associate with The National Ballet of Canada, makes his choreographic debut at New York City Ballet (NYCB). Mr. Binet will create a new work that will premiere at NYCB’s annual […]

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March 20, 2015

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The Hong Kong Ballet announces New Guest Principal Dancer Jurgita Dronina

Jurgita Dronina. Photo by Serguei Endinian.

The Hong Kong Ballet announces New Guest Principal Dancer Jurgita Dronina The Hong Kong Ballet announces today an exciting addition – Russian-born ballerina Jurgita Dronina, Principal Dancer of Dutch National Ballet, joins the Company as Guest Principal Dancer. Her début performance with The Hong Kong Ballet will be in the company’s 2014/15 season finale: Paquita.Bolero.Carnival+ (29th […]

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March 20, 2015

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New Zealand School of Dance Choreographic Season 2015

New Zealand School of Dance students William Keohavong, Latisha Sparks and Felix Sampson photographed by Stephen A’Court

New Zealand School of Dance Choreographic Season 2015   15 – 23 May 2015 at New Zealand School of Dance 7pm (no performance Monday) Known for technically accomplished dance performance, New Zealand School of Dance students’ choreographic talents are showcased in this annual performance season. Production, lighting and costumes by students from Toi Whakaari: NZ […]

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March 20, 2015

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Richmond Ballet | BALANCHINE’S LIEBESLIEDER WALZER WILL MARK A SPECIAL FAREWELL

BALANCHINE’S LIEBESLIEDER WALZER WILL MARK A SPECIAL FAREWELL Studio Three performances will close the regular season in Richmond, as Phillip Skaggs says good-bye   Richmond, VA – George Balanchine’s elegant Liebeslieder Walzer (“Love Song Waltzes”), the most popular Studio Theatre production in Richmond Ballet history, returns to Richmond, April 14-19, to mark both the conclusion […]

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March 19, 2015

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The Australian Ballet | 24-year old Coryphée Jessica Fyfe granted Walter Bourke Prize

Jessica Fyfe of The Australian Ballet. Photography James Braund

The Australian Ballet | 24-year old Coryphée Jessica Fyfe granted Walter Bourke Prize, which sees her travelling to Germany and UK during 2014-2015 Following tonight’s performance of Giselle, at Arts Centre Melbourne, The Australian Ballet was thrilled to announce that Jessica Fyfe has been granted the Walter Bourke Prize. This $25,000 travel scholarship will see […]

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March 19, 2015

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VAIL INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL 2015 EXCLUSIVE FAN CLUB PRE-SALE TICKETS ON SALE

VAIL INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL 2015 EXCLUSIVE FAN CLUB PRE-SALE TICKETS ON SALE  TUESDAY, MARCH 17   Public Tickets To Go On Sale Beginning March 24   WHAT: On Tuesday, March 17, the Vail International Dance Festival Fan Club Pre-Sale Ticketing opens to members.  The Festival’s 2015 season will be held July 27 – August 10 […]

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March 18, 2015

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Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress.

Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress. Guillem is honoured with an Olivier Award In addition to the previously announced international tour, Sadler’s Wells presents world renowned dancer Sylvie Guillem’s final dance programme, Life in Progress, at the London Coliseum (Tuesday 28 July – Sunday 2 August), Edinburgh International Festival […]

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March 18, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | Repertoire Announced for Erik Bruhn Prize

Repertoire Announced for The Eleventh International  Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the repertoire for The Eleventh International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize, which takes place Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Toronto at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. Ms. […]

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March 12, 2015

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First Look : Wedding Gown Designer Charlotte Balbier Unveils New Collection

The Charlotte Balbier Room at BOA Boutique, Richmond photographed by Cheryl Angear

First Look : Wedding Gown Designer Charlotte Balbier Unveils New Collection Tonight saw the unveiling of wedding gown designer Charlotte Balbier’s latest collection at the stylish BOA Boutique in Richmond, London. The packed event, organised by Brides magazine, showcased a selection of Balbier’s exquisite confections. A carousel of models showcased Balbier’s intricate designs and shapes to […]

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March 11, 2015

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News Just In From Pacific Northwest Ballet

News Just In From Pacific Northwest Ballet PNB Artistic Director Peter Boal has just sent the following announcement : “When I announced the 2015-2016 season last week, I didn’t think the season could get any better. Believe it or not, it just did and I cannot wait to share the news. This isn’t about the […]

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March 11, 2015

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En Avant Foundation for Specialised Ballet Coaching March 10, 2015

En Avant Foundation for Specialised Ballet Coaching  March 10, 2015                                       En Avant Foundation will present specialised coaching Master Classes for advanced pre-professional and professional dancers in San Francisco and in New York in April 2015. Isabelle Guérin, former Étoile of the Paris Opera Ballet, Patrick Armand, former Principal dancer of Boston […]

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March 11, 2015

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its Annual Gala 2015: The Dream, Honoring Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts and 30 Years of Gala Leadership

American Repertory Ballet Announces its Annual Gala 2015: The Dream, Honoring Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts and 30 Years of Gala Leadership

American Repertory Ballet Announces its Annual Gala 2015: The Dream, Honoring Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts and 30 Years of Gala Leadership NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – On March 21, 2015, American Repertory Ballet will hold its annual Gala performance and reception, The Dream, in downtown New Brunswick, NJ. The performance will begin at 6:00pm […]

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March 10, 2015

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ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE – A CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE – A CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE Not only is Birmingham home to a world class ballet company but it is now firmly established as the place for young dancers to come for their training and education.  Elmhurst School for Dance’s innovative programme of top class dance training combined with the development of […]

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March 10, 2015

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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET ON TOUR

DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET ON TOUR WITH CINDERELLA TO HONG KONG * five performances at the Hong Kong Arts Festival * performances 12, 13 and 14 March 2015 * first international performances Cinderella The Dutch National Ballet takes Cinderella to Hong Kong. The company will dance five performances of Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella at the Hong Kong […]

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March 10, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”

Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”   Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:30 PM Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 Legendary choreographer William Forsythe will join Pacific Northwest Ballet on stage for a special lecture-demonstration on the eve of the first American program devoted entirely to his […]

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March 9, 2015

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Dutch National Ballet | LA DAME AUX CAMELIAS WORLD-FAMOUS BALLET COMES TO THE NETHERLANDS FOR THE FIRST TIME

Campaign image by Petrovsky & Ramone - dancers Igone de Jongh & Marijn Rademaker

Dutch National Ballet | LA DAME AUX CAMELIAS WORLD-FAMOUS BALLET COMES TO THE NETHERLANDS FOR THE FIRST TIME La Dame aux Camélias, one of the most important narrative ballets of the past forty years, is coming to the Netherlands. Following a worldwide triumphal march to New York, Paris, London, Moscow, St Petersburg and Tokyo, the […]

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March 9, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada Returns to the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. with the US Premiere of The Winter’s Tale

The National Ballet of Canada Returns to the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. with the US Premiere of The Winter’s Tale Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that the company will tour The Winter’s Tale to the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., January […]

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March 6, 2015

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Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose & Professor Bear

Ballet News | Bridal Shoes with Freya Rose Shoes. Unless you’re having a barefoot beach wedding, one of your pre-wedding decisions is likely to be what shoes to wear, and there’s a lot of choice. You don’t have to go for a style from a ‘bridal’ range. It’s trendy to pick citrus shades for bridesmaids, and there’s nothing […]

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March 6, 2015

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Experience the Magic behind the Scenes at Hong Kong Ballet’s Ballet Theatre Camp during Easter

Experience the Magic behind the Scenes at  Hong Kong Ballet’s Ballet Theatre Camp during Easter One extra group added by popular demand! With more than 100 happy and excited young participants each year enjoying the fun and experience of learning the many aspects of ballet, the annual Ballet Theatre Camp, organised by Hong Kong Ballet, […]

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March 5, 2015

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English National Ballet welcomes Isaac Hernández as Lead Principal

English National Ballet welcomes Isaac Hernández as Lead Principal Principal dancer with Dutch National Ballet, Isaac Hernández is to join English National Ballet in April 2015 as Lead Principal, following his guest appearance with the Company in Swan Lake in January. Of joining English National Ballet, Isaac Hernández says; “When I came to guest with […]

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