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Award-winning Ballet Black returns to Leeds with dynamic Triple Bill

September 27, 2016

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Award-winning Ballet Black returns to Leeds with dynamic Triple Bill Award-winning dance company Ballet Black returns to Leeds this autumn as part of a new UK tour following a sold out launch at the Barbican Centre, London. Performing at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre on 14 and 15 October 2016, Ballet Black presents a […]

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Ballet News Previews | The South Bank Show – Ballet Black

July 6, 2016

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Ballet News Previews | The South Bank Show – Ballet Black Here’s a charming opportunity to get to know Ballet Black a little better. The company was founded in 2001 by Royal Academy of Dance and Durham University graduate Cassa Pancho, and provides a vital platform for young, aspiring dancers of black and Asian descent. It was felt […]

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

March 20, 2015

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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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Spectacular Evening of Dance Entertainment at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London

September 8, 2014

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Spectacular Evening of Dance Entertainment at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London   Major stars of ballet combine with other performers to present a unique and dazzling program of dance with 12 short & exciting pieces including several premieres and new works alongside well loved classics. The event is in aid of new charity Dance Again Foundation which […]

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The Royal Ballet announces 2013/14 season

March 13, 2013

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The Royal Ballet announces 2013/14 season Today saw the launch of Artistic Director Kevin O’Hare’s second season at The Royal Ballet, and he was characteristically understated but also quietly confident that as his first season is going very well – the company is selling almost all of the tickets it offers – and is excited about the new season. Has […]

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Northern Ballet | Exciting new dance in Leeds

September 30, 2012

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Northern Ballet | Exciting new dance in Leeds Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre hosts an innovative programme of exciting ballet and contemporary dance this season. A combination of brand new work and renowned pieces from established to emerging talent make this season unmissable. Northern Ballet’s Ugly Duckling is a must. From 29 October – 02 […]

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Northern Ballet | Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre announce new season of dance, comedy and music

July 5, 2012

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Northern Ballet | Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre announce new season of dance, comedy and music   Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre is excited to announce a superb new season of dance, comedy and music for autumn 2012. The Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre is situated inside Northern Ballet and Phoenix Dance Theatre’s home on […]

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THE ROYAL BALLET 2012/13 SEASON

March 14, 2012

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Nutcracker, The Royal Ballet, Photo : Johan Persson

The Royal Ballet 2012/13 season details   Six world premieres Two works new to the Company Classics including Swan Lake,      La Bayadère and The Nutcracker Other full-length ballets Mayerling,      Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland      and Onegin One act ballets by Balanchine, Fokine, McGregor, Nureyev, Robbins,      Scarlett and Wheeldon The Royal Ballet in Northern        […]

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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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The Royal Ballet Season details for 2011/12

April 13, 2011

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Today The Royal Ballet has announced it’s plans for Monica Mason’s final season as Artistic Director. Since 1987 Mason has been involved with the direction of the company to some degree, first as Anthony Dowell’s assistant, then Assistant Director, though Acting Director and finally in December 2002 as Director.  This year we have been told that there is […]

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Ballet Gala in aid of The Honeypot Charity reviewed

November 8, 2010

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Ballet Gala in aid of Honeypot Charity Britten Theatre November 7th 2010 Galas can be tricky.  You could have presenters to introduce each piece, which the audience can tire of; you can choose standard gala fare which again, can put people off, or you can be bold and brave.  Mara Galeazzi did just that when […]

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Latest casting for charity Ballet Gala on November 7th

October 28, 2010

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This wonderful ballet Gala night has been arranged to support the Honeypot charity, which is a great cause.  Honeypot provides respite holidays and on-going outreach support to young carers and children at risk.  All of the dancers have been rehearsing on their day off – usually only a Sunday – to bring this fabulous collection of […]

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BREAKING BALLET NEWS – unmissable Ballet Gala next month

October 13, 2010

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On Sunday November 7th, a collection of your favourite ballet dancers are getting together in London to dance in aid of charity. You may remember Celisa Diuana from my recent interview and photoshoot, with this video from behind the scenes : I’m pleased to be able to announce that Celisa will be dancing several pieces […]

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Ballet NEWS | National Dance Awards, the results & Paul Liburd announces retirement from Scottish Ballet

January 21, 2010

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Massive congratulations to today’s winners – details just in (pictures to follow) : The Tenth Annual National Dance Awards Royal Opera House, London: 21 January 2010 The Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards took place at the home of The Royal Ballet, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London today, 21st January. Patron of the Awards, the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Chantelle Gotobed, Ballet Black

July 9, 2009

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Chantelle Gotobed, Dancer, Ballet Black Ballet Black can be seen in the Summer Collection NEW LINES IN DANCE 2009 (Programme B) at the Royal Opera House, on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th July at 7pm. Chantelle Gotobed and Hugo Cortes in “Kinderszenen” by Antonia Franceschi Photo : Bill Cooper What motivates […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sarah Kundi, Ballet Black

June 30, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Sarah Kundi, Dancer, Ballet Black Sarah will be dancing with Ballet Black on Thursday 2nd July, 7.30pm, at the Hackney Empire,and Ballet Black can be seen in the Summer Collection NEW LINES IN DANCE 2009 (Programme B) at the Royal Opera House, on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th July at 7pm. […]

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