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RICHMOND BALLET PLAYS HOST TO CECCHETTI USA COURSE

July 1, 2014

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RICHMOND BALLET PLAYS HOST TO CECCHETTI USA COURSE Ten students from The School of Richmond Ballet to Attend on Scholarship Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce that Cecchetti USA’s prestigious Residential Summer Course will return to the River City for the second time in two years. The course, which includes classes for both ballet students […]

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Sugar Plum moments with Martha Leebolt, Premier Dancer with Northern Ballet

May 22, 2011

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Sugar Plum moments with Northern Ballet Principal, Martha Leebolt I’m comparing toes with Cleopatra, a.k.a. Martha Leebolt, and it’s caught me slightly by surprise. How many prima ballerinas do you know who would, unprompted, whip off their shoes and show you their feet ? Leebolt’s are strong & tiny, with no discernable marks from a […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ruth Brill, Artist, English National Ballet

December 27, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Ruth Brill, Artist, English National Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Putting some music on and making a big cup of coffee. What are you looking forward to dancing this season? We performed Giselle this season. I love the English National Ballet production, Mary Skeaping’s version. I […]

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