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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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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON

April 10, 2012

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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON   HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THE U.S. PREMIERE OF WHEELDON’S CINDERELLA, NEUMEIER’S NIJINSKY BY VISITING COMPANY HAMBURG BALLET, THE SF BALLET PREMIERE OF LIFAR’S SUITE EN BLANC, PLUS WORLD PREMIERES BY MCGREGOR, POSSOKHOV & RATMANSKY   SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, April 10, 2012—San Francisco Ballet, the oldest professional ballet company in […]

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Scottish Ballet | Fall under the spell of Sleeping Beauty

November 11, 2011

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Scottish Ballet | Fall under the spell of Sleeping Beauty ______________________________________________________________ PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet ______________________________________________________________ FALL UNDER THE SPELL OF SCOTTISH BALLET’S   Conceived by Ashley Page and Antony McDonald Choreography*: Ashley Page Music: Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky Designs: Antony McDonald Lighting: Peter Mumford *Featuring original choreography by Marius Petipa Touring Glasgow / Edinburgh […]

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Ballet News | Dance GB – The UK’s three national dance companies create work and perform together for the first time in Summer 2012

October 24, 2011

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Dance GB – The UK‘s three national dance companies create work and perform together for the first time in Summer 2012 Tickets now on sale 19 – 23 June, Glasgow Theatre Royal 28 – 30 June, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff 4 – 8 July, big top tent in grounds of Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich ‘Dancers are the athletes […]

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Scottish Ballet Autum Season 2011

September 6, 2011

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____________________________________________________________________________   SCOTTISH BALLET PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet: 6 September 2011 ____________________________________________________________________________ SCOTTISH BALLET AUTUMN SEASON 2011 29 September – 1 October Theatre Royal, Glasgow Kings 2 Ends (2011) Choreography Jorma Elo / Music Steve Reich and Mozart Pennies from Heaven (2008) Choreography Ashley Page / Music Songs of the 1930s This autumn, Scotland’s […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Gary Avis and Friends

June 8, 2011

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Suffolk Dancer brings Royal Ballet & English National Ballet Stars to The Regent Theatre, Ipswich for the first time in almost 40 years It’s been a long time coming, but (drum roll)… Ladies, Gentleman & Children, Gary Avis treads the boards in his home town with his gala on behalf of The Hunger Project. After a […]

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Scottish Ballet’s Autumn 2011

June 8, 2011

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____________________________________________________________________________ PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet: 6 June 2011 ____________________________________________________________________________ SCOTTISH BALLET: AUTUMN 2011 Touring Glasgow / Los Angeles / Davis, California / Minneapolis / London This autumn, Scottish Ballet will be making a round trip of 11,457 miles, visiting Glasgow, London and North America. Direct from the Edinburgh International Festival Scotland’s national dance company […]

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Scottish Ballet presents the world premiere of Alice

March 4, 2011

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PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet March 2011 ____________________________________________________________________________ Scottish Ballet presents the world premiere of Alice Sponsored by Adam & Company Choreography Ashley Page Music Robert Moran Design Antony McDonald Touring Glasgow / Edinburgh / Inverness / Cardiff / Aberdeen April – May 2011 This spring, Scottish Ballet presents the world premiere of Alice, an […]

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Scottish Ballet & The Big Arts Give

November 30, 2010

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  ______________________________________________________________   PRESS INFORMATION   From Scottish Ballet                                                               30 November 2010 ______________________________________________________________ THE BIG ARTS GIVE Scottish Ballet invites you to help keep their dancers on their toes all season long As a registered charity, Scottish Ballet is taking part in the Big Arts Give this December, raising money towards the gorgeous array of […]

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Ashley Page, Scottish Ballet’s Artistic Director to step down

November 4, 2010

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______________________________________________________________ PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet                                                    4 November 2010 ______________________________________________________________ SCOTTISH BALLET ANNOUNCES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR TO STEP DOWN Today Scottish Ballet announced that Ashley Page will leave the company in August 2012 when his current contract comes to an end, and by which time he will have served as Artistic Director for 10 […]

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Go to the Ball with Scottish Ballet’s Cinderella

November 3, 2010

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Go to the Ball with Scottish Ballet’s Cinderella

Don’t go packing your pumpkins away just yet – you might just need one to take you to a very special date this winter! Please find below full information on Scottish Ballet’s gorgeous Christmas production of Cinderella, sponsored by Reid and touring Scotland and Northern Ireland this winter. Featuring magical sets and dazzling costumes by world-renowned […]

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Scottish Ballet Up Close Tour 2010

August 19, 2010

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Scottish Ballet on tour 2010

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