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The Sarasota Ballet Revisits Two Audience Favorites and Debuts a Company Premiere

March 20, 2014

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Victoria Hulland in Ashton's Birthday Offering - Photo by Frank Atura

The Sarasota Ballet Revisits Two Audience Favorites and Debuts a Company Premiere in Program Six: Ashton, Graziano, Tudor SARASOTA, Fla. – March 20, 2014 – Mixing both old and new, Program Six of The Sarasota Ballet’s 23rd Season – Ashton, Graziano, Tudor – offers something for everyone.  Performances of Sir Frederick Ashton’s Birthday Offering and Ricardo […]

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Dancing in the Blitz : How WW2 made British Ballet

February 26, 2014

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(L-R) in Les Sylphides, circa 1939. Robert Helpmann, Margot Fonteyn - (C)

Dancing in the Blitz : How WW2 made British Ballet     As part of the BBC’s Short Ballet Season, Dancing in the Blitz : How WW2 made British Ballet describes how the onset of war isolated Britain and its small ballet companies, which were then given the chance to shine through adversity. From 1939 […]

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The Royal Ballet | Nadia Nerina retrospective exhibition

February 26, 2013

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Royal Ballet Artist Anna Rose O’Sullivan models acclaimed ballerina Nadia Nerina’s Fireworks costume. This costume from an unknown Kenneth MacMillan work (designed by Nicholas Georgiadis) will be displayed for the first time in a new retrospective exhibition at the Royal Opera House. Nadia Nerina: Principal Ballerina with The Royal Ballet 1947-1966 opens on 22 March and runs until August. Free admission.

The Royal Ballet | Nadia Nerina retrospective exhibition Acclaimed ballerina and pioneer of ballet on television celebrated in a retrospective exhibition: Nadia Nerina, Principal Ballet dancer with The Royal Ballet from 1947-1966 Royal Opera House, 22 March – 17 August 2013 Generously supported by the Philip Loubser Foundation  Nadia Nerina was a pioneer in the world […]

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