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ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE SUMMER SHOWS 2014

July 2, 2014

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ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE SUMMER SHOWS 2014 Elmhurst School for Dance, the UK’s oldest established vocational dance school, working in association with Birmingham Royal Ballet, will present its annual series of Summer performances, beginning on Friday 4th July 2014. The performances, aimed at showcasing the talent of the whole school will present excerpts from the […]

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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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The Sarasota Ballet to Host the 2014 Sir Frederick Ashton Festival

November 28, 2013

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The Sarasota Ballet to Host the 2014 Sir Frederick Ashton Festival The four-day festival will honor the life and works of the acclaimed British choreographer and feature 10 Ashton ballets   The Sarasota Ballet formally announced today that they will host a four-day festival, April 30 through May 3, which will honor the life and […]

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The Royal Ballet | Summer 2012

January 17, 2012

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The Royal Ballet | Summer 2012 There are two notable events this summer at the Royal Opera House.  Firstly, The Royal Ballet revives Kenneth MacMillan’s The Prince of the Pagodas which hasn’t been seen since 1996 when Darcey Bussell danced the role created on her; Princess Rose. There are just 8 performances in June (no matinees) […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Christine Shevchenko, Corps de ballet, American Ballet Theatre

November 16, 2010

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dancer on pointe in whilte dress

  Cupcakes & Conversation with Christine Shevchenko, Corps de ballet, American Ballet Theatre Christine Shevchenko was born in Odessa, Ukraine where she was chosen to train in rhythmic gymnastics and ballet at an Olympic School. At the age of eight, she moved to the United States and spent the next nine years studying at Pennsylvania […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet to premiere new works at “A Dream of Africa” Gala night later this month

September 8, 2009

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Mara Galeazzi Photo : Viacheslav Samodurov Following my recent post about the “A Dream of Africa” Gala night later this month, the dancers from The Royal Ballet will be performing : Mara Galeazzi & Gary Avis – Concerto pas de deux (MacMillan) The Dream pas de deux (Ashton) (dancers TBA) Birthday Offering pas de deux […]

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