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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS TRICOLORE

August 25, 2016

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS TRICOLORE Season-Opening Salute to France and Paris Opera Ballet Featuring Works by Benjamin Millepied and George Balanchine   September 23 – October 2, 2016 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   September 23 at 6:30 pm September 24 at 2:00 and 7:30 pm September 29 […]

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The Paris Opera’s 2015/2016 Season

February 6, 2015

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The Paris Opera’s 2015/2016 Season On Wednesday February 4th 2015, Stéphane Lissner, Director of the Paris Opera, Musical Director Philippe Jordan and Director of Dance Benjamin Millepied, presented the programme of the first season they have designed together. UNITY / AMBITION / BALANCE Three central concepts have guided the preparation of this first season: Unity: […]

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes

November 20, 2013

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes and other digital video stores An unprecedented documentary showing the making and performance of excerpts from some of the most beloved classical ballet variations of all time : Don Quixote,  Flames of Paris,  Giselle,  The Nutcracker  and  Swan Lake. An international cast including Ashley […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2012 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 18 – OCTOBER 14

August 10, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2012 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 18 – OCTOBER 14   Four-Week Fall Season to Open With Stravinsky/Balanchine: The Collaboration NYCB’s First-Ever All Stravinsky/All Balanchine Festival One-Time-Only Fall Gala Performance on September 20 To Celebrate Legendary Fashion Designer Valentino Garavani New Work by Justin Peck to a Score by Sufjan Stevens to […]

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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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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA

March 9, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA ON THURSDAY, MAY 10 TO CELEBRATE FRANCE WITH WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS AND BENJAMIN MILLEPIED AND A MAJOR REVIVAL OF GEORGE BALANCHINE’S SYMPHONY IN C Collaborators for the Evening Include Composer Nico Muhly and Designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte for the Millepied Premiere […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET COMMISSIONS JUSTIN PECK TO CREATE FIRST-EVER WORKS FOR THE COMPANY

February 10, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET COMMISSIONS JUSTIN PECK TO CREATE FIRST-EVER WORKS FOR THE COMPANY   A Member of the NYCB Corps de Ballet Peck Will Present Two World Premiere Ballets to Music by Philip Glass and Sufjan Stevens During the Summer and Fall of 2012 New York City Ballet announced today that 24-year-old corps de […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet – First Asian Partner Company of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne

November 18, 2011

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The Hong Kong Ballet – First Asian Partner Company of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne Hong Kong – 18 November 2011 – The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce that it has been chosen as a Partner Company by the Artistic Committee of the world-renowned dance competition, the Prix de Lausanne. The 40th edition of […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET APPOINTS ELLEN BAR DIRECTOR OF MEDIA PROJECTS

May 13, 2011

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET APPOINTS ELLEN BAR DIRECTOR OF MEDIA PROJECTS New York City Ballet Executive Director Katherine Brown announced today that NYCB Soloist Ellen Bar has been appointed the Company’s new Director of Media Projects. Bar, who has been a member of New York City Ballet since 1998, will give her final performance as […]

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American Ballet Theatre, Programme One, Sadlers Wells, London

February 2, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre Programme One Seven Sonatas, Known By heart, Duo Concertant, Everything Doesn’t Happen at Once Sadlers Wells 1st February 2011 Receiving its UK Premiere, Seven Sonatas launches American Ballet Theatre’s first programme of triple bills during this tour to London.  Choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky it’s a piece for three couples who flow and […]

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

January 27, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

Ethan Stiefel will  not be performing in London, and so the casting has been revised as follows. American Ballet Theatre Two Mixed Bills UK PREMIERE Tuesday 1 – Sunday 6 February 2011 Performances: Tue – Sun at 7.30pm, Sat and Sun matinees at 2.30pm Tickets: £10 – £70  Ticket office: 0844 412 4300 or please vitsit the Sadlers […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ashley Bouder, Principal, New York City Ballet

September 29, 2010

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     Cupcakes & Conversation with Ashley Bouder, Principal, New York City Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The idea of starting a new week fresh and feeling rested. Also, my dog Scout needs to go out to the bathroom. Why ballet ? Why not? It is my passion. I […]

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American Ballet Theatre in London

August 31, 2010

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The great American Ballet Theatre arrive in London in February 2011.  Why am I telling you this now ?  Well, because if you want to see them, you’ll need to snap up some tickets, which are on sale now.    ABT are bringing two programmes to London between Tuesday 1st and Sunday 6th February.    Programe One […]

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