Tag Archives: Ballo della Regina

HOUSTON BALLET 2014-15 SEASON

July 15, 2014

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HOUSTON BALLET 2014-15 SEASON April 26, 2014 marks the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth. In honour of this milestone in world culture, Houston Ballet will present dance interpretations of great Shakespearean works by choreographers from three continents: a lavish new production of Romeo and Juliet by Stanton Welch; the company premiere of John Neumeier’s […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Yasmine Naghdi, Artist, The Royal Ballet

September 25, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Yasmine Naghdi, Artist, The Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?  Knowing that I have a week ahead of me allowing me to move, that I can do what I love doing most of all and that I don’t have to sit still on an office chair all day long! Why […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Jennifer Kronenberg, Principal, Miami City Ballet

May 24, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Jennifer Carlynn Kronenberg, Principal, Miami City Ballet     Jennifer is married to fellow Miami City Ballet principal, Cuban Carlos Miguel Guerra. Jennifer joined MCB in 1994 as an apprentice and has been a principal since 2001, the year that Carlos joined the company. Jennifer writes on her blog and has recently […]

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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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The Royal Ballet Period 4 casting

April 7, 2011

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Here are the details (rep & casting) for The Royal Ballet booking period 4, which is Summer 2011 : Ballo Della Regina 13, 16, 20 May Nuñez, Polunin* 14 mat, 19, 25 May Cuthbertson*, Bonelli* New McGregor casting tbc DGV : Danse À Grande Vitesse 13 May Benjamin, Hamilton, Yanowsky, Galeazzi, Watson, Avid, Underwood, Bonelli […]

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Ballet News : THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION ISSUES SEVEN NEW ARCHIVAL VIDEOS

April 6, 2011

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THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION ISSUES SEVEN NEW ARCHIVAL VIDEOS Videos feature excerpts from  Davidsbündlertänze, Le Baiser de la Fée, Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux, Ballo della Regina, Prodigal Son, Emeralds from Jewels, and  A Midsummer Night’s Dream,  coached by dancers who originated or were major interpreters of these roles NEW YORK CITY – The George Balanchine […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ana Sophia Scheller, Soloist, New York City Ballet

February 18, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ana Sophia Scheller, Soloist, New York City Ballet   What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Well… not much, hahaha!  I am still asleep at that time.  I try to get as much sleep as I can. I don’t wake up till 9am for a 10:30am ballet class. […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Whiteside, Principal, Boston Ballet

December 3, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Whiteside, Principal, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Coffee and a competitive edge. Who would you most like to dance with & what would you dance ? In Boston Ballet, I love dancing with Lia Cirio and Misa Kuranaga but I would love to do Balanchine’s Ballo Della Regina with Merrill […]

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Cupcakes & conversation with Jeffrey Cirio, Second Soloist, Boston Ballet

October 5, 2010

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  Cupcakes & conversation with Jeffrey Cirio, Second Soloist, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? My alarm clock. It makes such an annoying sound that I only allow myself to press the snooze button twice. Then, the shower and music blasting to help me wake up are the things […]

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