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The Sarasota Ballet Pays Tribute to the Great Rudolf Nureyev in Program 5

February 18, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet Pays Tribute to the Great Rudolf Nureyev in Program 5 Accompanied to live music by the Sarasota Orchestra, Balanchine, Ashton & Nureyev will feature two new ballets into the Company repertory   On February 27, 2015, The Sarasota Ballet will pay tribute to Rudolf Nureyev, one of the most celebrated male dancers […]

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Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection

July 30, 2013

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Carlos Acosta and Marianela Nunez in Scheherazade. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection @ the London Coliseum One of the greatest male dancers of his generation, Carlos Acosta returns to the London Coliseum for a limited run from Tuesday 30 July – Sunday 4 August 2013, with Classical Selection, a new show presenting highlights from Carlos’ career in celebration of the year of […]

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Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection | Casting and Repetory announced

July 3, 2013

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Carlos Acosta

Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection is at the London Coliseum from July 30 to August 4. Performances: Tuesday 30 – Saturday 3 August at 7.30pm; Sunday 4 August at 3pm (no performance Thursday 1 August) Tickets: £10 – £85 Ticket office: 020 7845 9300 or 0844 412 4300   One of the greatest male dancers […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Olivia Cowley | #adayinthelifeofacorpsballerina

April 8, 2013

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Olivia Cowley as Calliope in Apollo photographed by Cheryl Angear

The Royal Ballet’s Olivia Cowley | Pointe Shoes & Plasters There is nothing remotely glamorous about being a professional ballet dancer. As Olivia Cowley, a dancer in her 10th season with The Royal Ballet tells me, “people think it’s blisters but actually it’s not. It’s the nails, the bed of the nails, no matter how […]

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Casting Announced for Pacific Northwest Ballet at New York City Center,

January 28, 2013

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Casting Announced for Pacific Northwest Ballet at New York City Center, February 13 – 16       First Full-Company NY Performances Since 1996   New York, NY, January 28, 2013 – New York City Center will present Pacific Northwest Ballet in its first full-company performance in NYC since 1996, February 13–16, 2013. PNB, celebrating […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Gina Scott, Corps de Ballet, Semperoper Ballett

October 25, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Gina Scott, Corps de Ballet, Semperoper Ballett What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I love knowing that the start of the week is only around the corner as I have another week of new challenges and different expectations, depending on the rep we are rehearsing. Why ballet ? […]

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NEW YORK CITY CENTER PRESENTS PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET

September 30, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY CENTER PRESENTS PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET First Full-Company New York Performances Since 1996 -Accompanied by the PNB Orchestra- Season Features a Balanchine Mixed Bill and Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Roméo et Juliette February 13–16, 2013   New York, NY, September 27, 2012 –New York City Center will present Pacific Northwest Ballet in its first full-company […]

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CAROLINA BALLET PAYS TRIBUTE TO GEORGE BALANCHINE

September 27, 2012

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CAROLINA BALLET PAYS TRIBUTE TO GEORGE BALANCHINE FOR 15TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON’S SECOND PROGRAM RALEIGH, NC — During its first 14 seasons Carolina Ballet has introduced Triangle area audiences to 23 ballets choreographed by the legendary George Balanchine, founder and artistic director of New York City Ballet and mentor to Robert Weiss.  For this program that […]

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JACQUES D’AMBOISE TAPES VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

September 25, 2012

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JACQUES D’AMBOISE TAPES VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION   Celebrated former principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise coaches defining role of Apollo   New York City­­­—Jacques d’Amboise, former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet for over three decades, who is recognized as one of the foremost interpreters of the role of Apollo, recently coached […]

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The Royal Ballet casting | Debuts during Winter 2012/13

July 18, 2012

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The Royal Ballet casting debuts during Winter 2012/13 Following the recently announced company promotions, there are some notable debuts in place during the Winter season at The Royal Ballet, which covers the period between November 2012 and April 2013, so here are the dates and details for your diary.  Public booking opens on 17th October 2012. Please note that listing […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON

May 23, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THREE MUSIC FESTIVALS – STRAVINSKY, TSCHAIKOVSKY, AND AMERICAN MUSIC WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS, JUSTIN PECK AND CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON AND ORIGINAL SCORES BY MARC-ANDRÉ DALBAVIE AND SUFJAN STEVENS Twenty-One Weeks of Performances to Feature 65 Ballets and Scores by 44 Composers Four-Week Fall Season to […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2011-2012 Season Encore Performance

April 18, 2012

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  PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2011-2012 Season Encore Performance Performance to include works by Balanchine, Wheeldon, Maillot, and more! Featuring the mighty PNB Orchestra. ONE NIGHT ONLY! Sunday, June 10, 2012 – 6:30 pm Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 SEATTLE, WA – The curtain will come down on Pacific […]

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English National Ballet’s Beyond Ballet Russes in pictures

March 29, 2012

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English National Ballet’s Beyond Ballet Russes in pictures English National Ballet opened Programme 2 of their Beyond Ballet Russes tribute, with Apollo/Le Train bleu/Jeux/Suite en blanc. Photographs © Helen Maybanks.  No unauthorised reproduction. [nggallery id=60] Ballet performance listing Apollo/Le Train bleu/Jeux/Suite en blanc is at the London Coliseum until Sunday 1st April. Ballet News offer Ballet News […]

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Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10

March 27, 2012

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Suite en Blanc

Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10 In the mood for a trip to the ballet but feeling the pinch a bit ? English National Ballet is delighted to offer Ballet News readers best available seats for Beyond Ballets Russes: programme 2. Tickets cost £10* and are available from 12 noon tomorrow (28th March). […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS Apollo & Carmina

March 14, 2012

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS Apollo & Carmina                         April 13-22, 2012 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   April 13-14 & 19-21 at 7:30 pm April 14 & 21 at 2:00 pm April 22 at 1:00 pm   […]

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English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum

February 10, 2012

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English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum   Beyond Ballets Russes, London Coliseum Call 0871 911 0200 Book online for Programme One and Programme Two Tickets £10 – £67   Programme 1 22 – 27 March L’après-midi d’un faune, Faun(e), […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS APOLLO & CARMINA

January 28, 2012

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS APOLLO & CARMINA April 13-22, 2012 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   April 13-14 at 7:30 pm April 19-21 at 7:30 pm April 14 & 21 at 2:00 pm April 22 at 1:00 pm   SEATTLE, WA — Pacific Northwest Ballet […]

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American Ballet Theatre’s Ethan Stiefel to retire

January 23, 2012

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ETHAN STIEFEL TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE Ethan Stiefel, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 1997, will retire from the Company at the conclusion of the 2012 Metropolitan Opera House season in New York City, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.  Stiefel will give his farewell […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2011 FALL PERFORMANCES

August 5, 2011

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            NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2011 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 13 – OCTOBER 9   Sir Paul McCartney’s Ocean’s Kingdom to Premiere at NYCB’s Fall Gala on Thursday, September 22   Principal Dancer Charles Askegard to Give Farewell Performance on Sunday, October 9 New York City Ballet will open its […]

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English National Ballet season 2011/12

July 23, 2011

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English National Ballet has released details of it’s 2011/12 season as follows : Strictly Gershwin on tour 6 – 9 October (preview week) 12 Oct-19 November (National tour) 14-18 February 2012 Bristol Hippodrome January 2012 London Coliseum The Nutcracker 7 December – 14 January 2012 London Coliseum Beyond Ballet Russes (The Rite of Spring/Ode:Meditation sur […]

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