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The Sarasota Ballet Presents Smuin Ballet

February 10, 2016

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The Sarasota Ballet Presents Smuin Ballet Program includes Broken Open (World Premiere) by Amy Seiwert, Maslow (World Premiere) by Den Needham-Wood, French Twist by Ma Cong, and Bouquet by Michael Smuin Smuin Ballet’s vibrant original program features two world premieres: a highly anticipated new work by Smuin Ballet’s Choreographer-in-Residence Amy Seiwert, and another exciting addition […]

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MOTION Dance Theatre celebrates 5th anniversary, presents world premiere choreography by artists from across the U.S.

June 6, 2014

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MOTION Dance Theatre celebrates 5th anniversary, presents world premiere choreography by artists from across the U.S.  In the summer of 2014, MOTION Dance Theatre will host a choreographic laboratory in Asheville, NC. with select, professional dancers from across the United States. The unique three-week residency culminates in exciting, world premiere dance performances at the Diana Wortham […]

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Ballet Austin Artistic Director Stephen Mills Among Renowned Artists to Encourage Holocaust Education at United Nations Headquarters

April 3, 2014

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Ballet Austin Artistic Director Stephen Mills Among Renowned Artists to Encourage Holocaust Education at United Nations Headquarters Ballet Austin’s Artistic Director Stephen Mills has been selected to join a group of award-wining artists on April 28, 2014 who will discuss the role of art in conveying the universal lessons of the Holocaust through a variety […]

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Ballet Austin announces New American Talent/Dance Juror, Audience Selections

March 31, 2014

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Ballet Austin announces New American Talent/Dance Juror, Audience Selections WHO:              Ballet Austin WHAT:           Juror, Audience Favorite for New American Talent/Dance Choreographic Competition WHEN:           March 28-30, 2014 WHERE:         The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin TX   AUSTIN, TX – Ballet Austin today announces the juror and audience selections for prizewinners in their just completed, […]

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Ballet Austin Announces 2014/15 Season

March 5, 2014

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Ballet Austin Announces 2014/15 Season   September 26-28, 2014 The Firebird Choreography by Stephen Mills Agon Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust Music by Igor Stravinsky Live Accompaniment by Austin Symphony Orchestra   December 6-23, 2014 52nd Annual Production of The Nutcracker Choreography by Stephen Mills Music by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky Live […]

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Ballet Austin’s Stephen Mills Chosen to Participate in The Chief Executive Program of National Arts Strategies

October 31, 2013

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Ballet Austin’s Stephen Mills Chosen to Participate in The Chief Executive Program of National Arts Strategies Harnessing the power of connection, National Arts Strategies announced this month the selection of 50 exceptional leaders of The Chief Executive Program. Ballet Austin’s Artistic Director Stephen Mills was chosen, along with other outstanding thinkers and cultural leaders from […]

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 50th Annual Nutcracker Season

October 10, 2013

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 50th Annual Nutcracker Season PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet’s 50th Annual Nutcracker Season will run November 23 through December 22 at venues across New Jersey. ARB’s Nutcracker is a holiday classic featuring Tchaikovsky’s score and a cast of over 100 performers. The Company has been performing Nutcracker for 50 consecutive years, making it the […]

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Ballet Austin | Contributions of $1.5 Million to Underwrite the Butler Trainee Fellowship Program

August 1, 2013

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Ballet Austin | Contributions of $1.5 Million to Underwrite the Butler Trainee Fellowship Program Gift to endow annual training program for exceptional aspiring professional dancers Ballet Austin is proud to announce a gift from Dr. Ernest & Sarah Butler of $1,500,000 to the Ballet Austin Foundation to permanently endow the most advanced level of Ballet Austin’s […]

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Ballet Austin Academy Placement Auditions for 2013/14 School Year

May 16, 2013

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Ballet Austin Academy Placement Auditions for 2013/14 School Year Dreams Begin Here.   WHO:                     Ballet Austin Academy, where we nurture dreams, spark creativity and foster aspirations. WHAT:                    Audition for Placement in Ballet Austin Academy’s 2013/14 School Year WHEN:                   June 1, 2013 (Ages 8-12 – 2:00-3:30 pm; Ages 13 and Older – 3:30-5:00 pm) WHERE:                 […]

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Ballet Austin’s Butler Community School celebrates a day of FREE fitness and dance classes for those 60 and older

May 14, 2013

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Ballet Austin’s Butler Community School celebrates a day of FREE fitness and dance classes for those 60 and older AUSTIN, TX – May 13, 2013 – Aging is inevitable…it happens to all of us. The good news is that there are plenty of ways to stay young and healthy. In honor of National Senior Health […]

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Ballet Austin’s Artistic Director Stephen Mills Invited to Record Podcast for United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

March 8, 2013

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Ballet Austin’s Artistic Director Stephen Mills Invited to Record Podcast for United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Museum to archive story about Light / The Holocaust & Humanity Project   Ballet Austin is pleased to announce the invitation from United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. for Artistic Director Stephen Mills to add his verbal […]

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Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet’s Laszlo Berdo hired as Artistic Director for Eglevsky Ballet

February 3, 2013

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Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet’s Laszlo Berdo hired as Artistic Director for Eglevsky Ballet   Central, Pa. (February 1, 2013) – Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet Founding Artistic Director Marcia Dale Weary announced today that CPYB faculty member Laszlo Berdo has accepted the full-time position of Artistic Director for Eglevsky Ballet, Long Island. Mr. Berdo, a former […]

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Dr. Ernest & Sarah Butler contribute $250,000 to the Ballet Austin Foundation

October 23, 2012

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Dr. Ernest & Sarah Butler contribute $250,000 to the Ballet Austin Foundation Gift to Provide Scholarships for Aspiring Professional Dancers   AUSTIN, TX – October 22, 2012 – Ballet Austin is proud to announce a new gift from Dr. Ernest & Sarah Butler of $250,000 to the Ballet Austin Foundation to endow the Trainee Program. […]

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Ballet Austin Embarks on 3M Innovation Initiative

September 25, 2012

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Ballet Austin Embarks on 3M Innovation Initiative Unique commission allows Ballet Austin Artistic Director Stephen Mills to explore the concept of innovation through dance   AUSTIN, TX – September 24, 2012 – Ballet Austin today announces that Artistic Director/Choreographer Stephen Mills has been awarded a special 3M Innovation Commission to create an original dance work. […]

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Ballet Austin Presents The Taming of the Shrew

August 31, 2012

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Ballet Austin Presents The Taming of the Shrew Shakespeare’s lighthearted tale of marital mismatch kicks off Ballet Austin’s 2012/13 Season   WHO:               Ballet Austin Choreography by Stephen Mills Music by Antonio Vivaldi, Alessandro Scarlatti, Domenico Scarlatti, Vincenzo Tommasini Musical Accompaniment by the Austin Symphony Orchestra WHAT:              Ballet Austin’s The Taming of the Shrew WHEN:             8:00 […]

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Ballet Austin Invited to Perform in Israel

March 8, 2012

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Ballet Austin Invited to Perform in Israel Israel’s largest performing arts festival invites Ballet Austin to perform Light / The Holocaust & Humanity Project in September 2013 AUSTIN, TX – March 8, 2012 – Ballet Austin today announces it has been invited to bring its critically acclaimed Light / The Holocaust & Humanity Project to […]

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Ballet Austin launches free Mobile App

February 10, 2012

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Ballet Austin | Mobile App launch – and it’s free! Ballet Austin has launched an App for smartphones – it’s compatible with iPod Touch, iPad & iPhone as long as they are iOS 4.0 or later. Released on February 3rd, the App is sizeable if you already have a lot of data on your phone – at 16.2mb. It’s a brilliant […]

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Ballet Austin’s 4th Biennial New American Talent/Dance puts audience in the driver’s seat

February 8, 2012

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Ballet Austin’s 4th Biennial New American Talent/Dance puts audience in the driver’s seat WHO:               Ballet Austin WHAT:             4th Biennial New American Talent/Dance WHEN:             February 17-19, 2012 WHERE:          Dell Hall at The Long Center for the Performing Arts TICKETS:        $15 – $74 online at Ballet Austin’s website, 512.476.2163 Ballet Austin Box Office at 501 W. 3rd Street […]

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