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The National Ballet of Canada |2015/16 Season Opens with Montréal Tour

September 17, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada |2015/16 Season Opens with Montréal Tour Karen Kain Celebrates 10th Anniversary as Artistic Director The National Ballet of Canada tours to Place des Arts in Montréal with a mixed programme of the second detail & Spectre de la Rose & Chroma, October 1 – 3, 2015.Presented by Danse Danse, the […]

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Dutch National Ballet | COOL BRITANNIA

May 13, 2015

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Dutch National Ballet | COOL BRITANNIA A programme of leading choreographers from England * world premiere by Associate Artist David Dawson * world premiere by Christopher Wheeldon * Dutch premiere of Chroma, by Wayne McGregor * 17 to 27 June 2015 in Dutch National Opera & Ballet * programme presented as part of the Holland […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante & Carousel (A Dance) Casting Announced

February 18, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante &  Carousel (A Dance) Casting Announced The National Ballet of Canada’s Winter Season opens with a mixed programme of The Man in Black with Chroma & Allegro Brillante & Carousel (A Dance), onstage March 4 – 8, 2015 at the […]

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The Australian Ballet |The White Stripes, Mozart and Tchaikovsky unite

April 1, 2014

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Natasha Kusen and Andrew Killian in Petite Mort from Chroma. Photography Paul Scala

The White Stripes, Mozart and Tchaikovsky unite for an electrifying triple bill that bursts the boundaries of ballet Sydney audiences are in for a choreographic explosion this June when The Australian Ballet unleashes Chroma, a thrilling charge of live dance featuring the music of Mozart, Tchaikovsky and a rearrangement of alt-rockers The White Stripes. Chroma […]

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Dutch National Ballet | New Season 2014-15

February 26, 2014

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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS THE 2014 – 2015 SEASON * World premieres by Hans van Manen, Christopher Wheeldon, David Dawson and Ernst Meisner * Dutch premieres by John Neumeier and Wayne McGregor * Revivals of Rudi van Dantzig’s Swan Lake, Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella & George Balanchine’s Jewels * International tours to China, Paris and London * […]

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The White Stripes, Mozart and Tchaikovsky unite for an electrifying triple bill that bursts the boundaries of ballet

February 6, 2014

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Natasha Kusen and Andrew Killian in Chroma. Photography Paul Scala

The White Stripes, Mozart and Tchaikovsky unite for an electrifying triple bill that bursts the boundaries of ballet Sydney audiences are in for a choreographic explosion this May when The Australian Ballet unleashes Chroma, a thrilling charge of live dance featuring the music of Mozart, Tchaikovsky and a rearrangement of alt-rockers The White Stripes. It […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Chosen One

November 5, 2013

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The Royal Ballet’s Chosen One | Claudia Dean Picture the scene. You’re in the Corps de ballet. You receive an email informing you that you have been chosen to perform a Principal role.  Your first thought : this must have been sent to me by mistake, surely ? No mistake. For Royal Ballet Corps dancer […]

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23 luglio 2013 Teatro Romano di Verona evento in esclusiva per l’addio alle scene di Mara Galeazzi

June 3, 2013

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23 luglio 2013 Teatro Romano di Verona evento in esclusiva per l’addio alle scene di Mara Galeazzi GALA con Primi  Ballerini  del ROYAL BALLET di Londra   Mara  Galeazzi, Lauren Cuthbertson, Sarah Lamb, Marianela Nuñez, Gary Avis, Steven McRae , Thiago Soares, Edward Watson ONEGIN passo a due del 3^ atto  tra Tatiana e Gremin Coreografia John Cranko […]

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The Royal Ballet announces 2013/14 season

March 13, 2013

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The Royal Ballet announces 2013/14 season Today saw the launch of Artistic Director Kevin O’Hare’s second season at The Royal Ballet, and he was characteristically understated but also quietly confident that as his first season is going very well – the company is selling almost all of the tickets it offers – and is excited about the new season. Has […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andreas Kaas, Corps de Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

January 18, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andreas Kaas, Corps de Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? First of all, my morning coffee. I’m married to my Nespresso Machine. Right after that, what motivates is how excited I am to do class. I love to take class in the morning […]

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‘Celebrating Dance 2012’ – Fundraising for the Frank Freeman Scholarship Fund

October 24, 2012

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‘Celebrating Dance 2012’ – Fundraising for the Frank Freeman Scholarship Fund   Dance students can participate in ‘Celebrating Dance 2012’ – a day of dance to be held at the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) on Sunday 11 November to fundraise for the Frank Freeman Scholarship fund. The day will consist of two events: a […]

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Rare Glimpse of The National Ballet of Canada Dancers in Company Class on Stage

June 13, 2012

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Rare Glimpse of The National Ballet of Canada Dancers in Company Class on Stage Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 10:30 am June 13, 2012… To celebrate the closing of The National Ballet of Canada’s 60th anniversary season, the public is invited to a rare glimpse of the dancers in company class on stage at the […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Smash Hit Chroma Onstage June 13 | Presented with Elite Syncopations and Song of a Wayfarer | Aleksandar Antonijevic Celebrates 20th Anniversary

May 29, 2012

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Etienne Lavigne in Elite Syncopations. Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann.

National Ballet of Canada | Smash Hit Chroma Onstage June 13 | Presented with Elite Syncopations and Song of a Wayfarer | Aleksandar Antonijevic Celebrates 20th Anniversary May 29, 2012… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the casting for the summer mixed programme featuring Chroma with Elite Syncopations & Song of […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Piotr Stanczyk, Principal, National Ballet of Canada

May 17, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Piotr Stanczyk, Principal, National Ballet of Canada Piotr will dance the title role in Hamlet, which makes its North American premiere on June 1 in Toronto, Canada at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. He will also perform in Chroma by Wayne McGregor, June 13 to 17, 2012.   […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON INCLUDING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE NEW NUTCRACKER

March 26, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON INCLUDING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE NEW NUTCRACKER   Boston Ballet’s thrilling season of dance features The Sleeping Beauty, Coppélia, Balanchine classics, a Jorma Elo world premiere, and an all Kylían program   BOSTON, MA – March 26, 2012 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for […]

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ROYAL BALLET LIVE | BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE ROYAL BALLET

March 15, 2012

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ROYAL BALLET LIVE | BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE ROYAL BALLET On 23 March, the Royal Opera House will offer an unprecedented glimpse into life behind the scenes at The Royal Ballet.   A full working day will be streamed live on the Royal Opera House YouTube channel and the Guardian website and will feature […]

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National Ballet of Canada Promotions announced

June 13, 2011

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National Ballet of Canada Promotions announced

National Ballet of Canada announces dancer promotions      FABULOUS news – Chelsy Meiss has been promoted to Second Soloist from the Corps de Ballet. As regular readers will know, Chelsy has been writing about her experiences rehearsing for Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland exclusively for Ballet News, and a while ago I interviewed her about […]

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What the dancers of The Royal Ballet actually do [VIDEO]

February 17, 2011

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This is a brilliant video giving you a slice of life as lived at The Royal Ballet. Starring dancers such as Carlos Acosta, Tamara Rojo, Steven McRae, Melissa Hamilton, Eric Underwood, Leanne Benjamin, Edward Watson, Thiago Soares, Jose Martin, Yohei Sasaki, Marianela Nunez, Yuhui Choe, Brian Maloney, Ludovic Ondiviela, Sarah Lamb, Federico Bonelli, Valeri Hristov, Jonathan […]

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National Ballet of Canada’s 60th Anniversary Season announced

February 7, 2011

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World Premiere of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei Ratmanksy Opens 60th Anniversary Season Hamlet by Kevin O’Day – North American Premiere! Special Events in 2011/12 February 7, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 60th anniversary season which features a new full-length production of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Wayne McGregor on DVD

January 19, 2011

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The diversity of Royal Ballet resident choreographer Wayne McGregor’s astonishing talent is demonstrated through Chroma, Infra and Limen, each created for The Royal Ballet. Intimate yet universal, light yet dark, frenetic yet lyrical, McGregor pursues his passion for exploring the inner workings of the human body and mind, his many-layered and beautiful dances providing visual, sensual and kinaesthetic stimulus […]

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