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The belle of the ball returns: The Australian Ballet’s sell-out hit Cinderella has its homecoming in Melbourne from 19 June 2015

May 8, 2015

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The belle of the ball returns: The Australian Ballet’s sell-out hit Cinderella has its homecoming in Melbourne from 19 June 2015 Set to warm hearts in Melbourne this winter, The Australian Ballet’s award-winning hit Cinderella is back for an exclusive encore season at Arts Centre Melbourne, from 19 to 27 June 2015. Already a landmark […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Closes Season With Carmina Burana

April 22, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Closes Season With Carmina Burana PNB closes its 2014-2015 season with CARMINA BURANA, a dynamic duo of repertory works. Set to Shostakovich’s galvanic score, Alexei Ratmansky’s crowd-pleasing Concerto DSCH dazzles the eyes and ears with its playful, propulsive energy and glimpses of storytelling. In Kent Stowell’s primal Carmina Burana, a grand-scale synthesis of dance, […]

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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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The National Ballet of Canada | Romeo and Juliet Limited Engagement Prior to Tour to Los Angeles

June 2, 2014

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Romeo and Juliet Limited Engagement Prior to Tour to Los Angeles Special Summer Pricing Principal Casting Announced  Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Romeo and Juliet which concludes the 2013/14 season in Toronto before touring to The Music Center in Los Angeles, July 10 – 13, 2014, […]

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Seven emerging artists to be paired with renowned mentors through Rolex Arts Initiative

May 20, 2014

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Seven emerging artists to be paired with renowned mentors through Rolex Arts Initiative Olafur Eliasson, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Michael Ondaatje, Alexei Ratmansky, Kaija Saariaho, Jennifer Tipton and Peter Zumthor select talented protégés for year of creative collaboration   eneva, 19 May 2014 – The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative today announced the seven talented young artists […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada

May 8, 2014

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The challenge of pushing myself and discovering new things. I love the time in the studio where I get to develop a role or a get to discover a new way of moving. […]

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The National Ballet of Canada 2014/15 Season Announced

February 3, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada 2014/15 Season Announced Canadian Premiere of The Tempest by Alexei Ratmansky World Premiere by Principal Dancer Guillaume Côté Tours to Los Angeles and Ottawa Future Projects: The Winter’s Tale and Le Petit Prince Watch the 2014/15 Season Announcement Video with Karen Kain > February 3, 2014… Karen Kain, Artistic Director […]

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes

November 20, 2013

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes and other digital video stores An unprecedented documentary showing the making and performance of excerpts from some of the most beloved classical ballet variations of all time : Don Quixote,  Flames of Paris,  Giselle,  The Nutcracker  and  Swan Lake. An international cast including Ashley […]

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Dutch National Ballet | FAIRYTALES

November 15, 2013

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Dutch National Ballet | FAIRYTALES The magical worlds of two master choreographers * European premiere Firebird by Alexei Ratmansky * revival The Dream by Sir Frederick Ashton * Performances  1 until 16 March 2014 at The Amsterdam Music Theatre The Dutch National Ballet brings a fairytale atmosphere into the spring of 2014. In co-production with […]

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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors

October 23, 2013

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Rolex Arts Initiative Names Seven Major Artists as Mentors   Olafur Eliasson, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Michael Ondaatje, Alexei Ratmansky, Kaija Saariaho, Jennifer Tipton and Peter Zumthor to mentor promising young artists   Venice, Italy, 23 October 2013 – The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative today announced the seven celebrated artists, working around the globe, who […]

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The Australian Ballet’s Cinderella choregraphed by Alexei Ratmansky

September 11, 2013

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Cinderella: Alexei Ratmansky tackles romance and redemption in a lavish new production The Russian-born, New York-based choreographic heavyweight has been in our Melbourne studios since July creating his first full-length work for the company, Cinderella. This stunning production will have its Sydney premiere at the Sydney Opera House on 29 November for 22 performances. This […]

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American Ballet Theatre announces new season

June 27, 2013

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American Ballet Theatre announces new Fall season Box Office Opens Monday, July 22 The World Premiere of The Tempest by Alexei Ratmansky will highlight American Ballet Theatre’s inaugural Fall season at the David H. Koch Theater, October 30-November 10, 2013.  The Fall 2013 season, announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, will also feature revivals […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet

May 15, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Absolutely nothing! I get up at 8.30am….Not a morning person! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it did, what is it that has made you stick with it ? Insanity, and a certain level […]

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Ballet News Reviews | The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo & Juliet

April 18, 2013

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Ballet News Reviews | The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo & Juliet Romeo & Juliet The National Ballet of Canada Sadlers Wells, London 17th April 2013 26 years is a long time to wait. The National Ballet of Canada eventually returned to London last night and the most important thing to say is that it was worth […]

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The Royal Ballet Principal Leanne Benjamin to retire

April 4, 2013

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LEANNE BENJAMIN TO RETIRE AFTER 20 YEARS AS A PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH THE ROYAL BALLET After an outstanding 21 years dancing with The Royal Ballet, Principal Dancer Leanne Benjamin has announced her intention to retire in July 2013, at the end of the current season.  Her last performance will be in Tokyo on 10 July in […]

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Atlanta Ballet Continues to Shape New Artistic Profile with Announcement of its Robust 2013-14 Season

March 29, 2013

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Atlanta Ballet Continues to Shape New Artistic Profile with Announcement of its Robust 2013-14 Season Featuring Atlanta Ballet Premiere of Roméo et Juliette by Les Ballet de Monte-Carlo’s Jean-Christophe Maillot Atlanta Ballet Premiere of Ohad Naharin’s Secus Atlanta Ballet Premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s Seven Sonatas Return of Stephen Mill’s Hamlet A World Premiere by Atlanta […]

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Dutch National Ballet 2013 | 2014 season

March 7, 2013

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Dutch National Ballet 2013 | 2014 season *The Dutch National Ballet launches the Junior  Company * World premiere of full-length production by Krzysztof Pastor – The Tempest * World premieres by Hans van Manen/Remy van Kesteren, Jorma Elo/Viktor &  Rolf, Ton Simons/Rineke Dijkstra and Juanjo Arqués/Krijn de Koning * European premiere by Alexei Ratmansky and […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Romeo and Juliet – Perfect Escape for March Break

February 28, 2013

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The National Ballet of Canada | Romeo and Juliet – Perfect Escape for March Break Principal Casting Announced February 26, 2013… The National Ballet of Canada’s celebrated production of Romeo and Juliet by internationally acclaimed choreographer Alexei Ratmansky returns for the March Break, March 12 – 17, 2013 in Toronto at the Four Seasons Centre for […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Romeos & Juliets Nominated for Four Canadian Screen Awards

January 16, 2013

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National Ballet of Canada | Romeos & Juliets Nominated for Four Canadian Screen Awards Guillaume Côté and Elena Lobsonova Nominated for Best Performance  January 16, 2013…Romeos & Juliets, a one-hour documentary about the creation of The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo and Juliet, received four nominations for the first-ever Canadian Screen Awards: Best Performing Arts Program, […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Tours World Capitals

January 11, 2013

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The National Ballet of Canada Tours World Capitals Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland in Washington, DC, January 18 – 27, 2013 Romeo and Juliet in Ottawa, January 31 – February 2, 2013 and London, England, April 17 – 21, 2013 The National Ballet of Canada tours to the world’s capitals commencing with the hit production Alice’s Adventures […]

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