Tag Archives: Cinderella

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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachael Gillespie, Coryphée, Northern Ballet

February 6, 2014

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Rachel Gillespie in NBT's Peter Pan

Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachael Gillespie, Coryphée, Northern Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? It’s a brand new day! I’m lucky to be happy and healthy and doing a job that I love. If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it did, what is it that has made you […]

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Qi Huan, the Royal New Zealand Ballet

January 29, 2014

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Qi Huan in Final Dress - one of three short ballets in NYC

Cupcakes and Conversation with Qi Huan, the Royal New Zealand Ballet  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? When I wake up in the mornings, I don’t usually think too much. I just quickly wash up, get something to eat and go to work! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say […]

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CINDERELLA RETURNS TO THE RICHMOND STAGE

January 12, 2014

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CINDERELLA RETURNS TO THE RICHMOND STAGE Burn’s Cinderella is a layered tale of love, change and hope Richmond, VA – Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce the return of a fairytale favorite, as Malcolm Burn’s full-length Cinderella will be presented at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage, February 13-16, 2014. Sergei Prokofiev’s romantic score will […]

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Ballet youngsters raise cash for Northern Ballet’s Sponsor a Dancer campaign

December 5, 2013

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Northern Ballet dancers Isadora Valero Meza and Kevin Poeung with students from Headingley Ballet School. Photo by Dolly Williams

Ballet youngsters raise cash for Northern Ballet’s Sponsor a Dancer campaign Students from Headingley Ballet School visited Northern Ballet on 4 December to present a donation towards the Company’s Sponsor a Dancer campaign. The cheque for £125, was presented to Northern Ballet dancers Isadora Valero Meza and Kevin Poeung at the Company’s Quarry Hill home. […]

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The Australian Ballet | David Hallberg to guest star in Cinderella

November 20, 2013

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David Hallberg in Jerome Robbins' Other Dances with ABT Photograph Rosalie O'Connor

The Australian Ballet | David Hallberg to guest star in Cinderella In an exciting coup, The Australian Ballet have secured international ballet sensation David Hallberg as a guest artist for the Sydney season of Cinderella. Hallberg will dance the role of the Prince in a select number of performances: the evenings of Tuesday 10, Thursday […]

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Awards and accolades for Northern Ballet

November 12, 2013

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Awards and accolades for Northern Ballet   Northern Ballet has received the 2013 White Rose Tourism Awards for Arts and Culture.  The award comes just days after it was revealed that Northern Ballet’s Artistic Director David Nixon OBE has been nominated for Best Classical Choreography for The Great Gatsby at the 2014 National Dance Awards. […]

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Ballet News Previews | Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature

October 8, 2013

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in ‘Bye’ part of her 6,000 Miles Away dance show at Sadler’s Wells Theatre. Sylvie Guillem - (C) BBC - Photographer: n/a

Ballet News Previews | Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature highlights Guillem straightforwardly. With exclusive access over several months, The Culture Show sent their presenter (Clemency-Burton Hill) to Guillem’s home in the Swiss mountains, to Senegal where Guillem is involved with an environmental group, and to Sadlers Wells in London […]

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The Australian Ballet’s Cinderella choregraphed by Alexei Ratmansky

September 11, 2013

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Leanne Stojmenov. Makeup by Napoleon Perdis. Photography Justin Ridler

Cinderella: Alexei Ratmansky tackles romance and redemption in a lavish new production The Russian-born, New York-based choreographic heavyweight has been in our Melbourne studios since July creating his first full-length work for the company, Cinderella. This stunning production will have its Sydney premiere at the Sydney Opera House on 29 November for 22 performances. This […]

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A Classic Christmas with Northern Ballet

July 31, 2013

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A Classic Christmas with Northern Ballet   Northern Ballet celebrates the festive season with a magical programme of breathtaking ballet, an enchanting black-tie ball and a fun-filled family day.   The Cinderella Ball on 5 December features exclusive preview excerpts from the Company’s new production of Cinderella and the unique opportunity for ball-goers to take […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET DANCERS ALONG WITH ARITIST DIRECTOR, SEPTIME WEBRE, STAGE SEPTIME WEBRE’S CINDERELLA

July 24, 2013

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET STAGE SEPTIME WEBRE’S CINDERELLA A Collaboration with Ballet Hawaii     WASHINGTON, D.C. – Septime Webre, Artistic Director of The Washington Ballet (TWB), along with Company dancers, Emily Ellis, Jonathan Jordan, Sona Kharatian, Tamás Krizsa, Corey Landolt, Jared Nelson, Maki Onuki, Daniel Roberge, Morgann Rose, and Luis R. Torres will join Ballet Hawaii […]

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Ballet News Reviews | The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Performance

July 15, 2013

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Ballet News Reviews | The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Performance The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Performance Royal Opera House, London 14th July 2013 This isn’t what I expected to be writing, but the stand-out piece from the Annual Matinee was a contemporary one – Seven Greek Dances (excerpts) by Maurice Béjart. It was the stand-out […]

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The Australian Ballet’s Cinderella: Alexei Ratmansky tackles romance and redemption in a lavish new production

July 1, 2013

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Leanne Stojmenov. Photography Georges Antoni

The Australian Ballet’s Cinderella This stunning production will have its world premiere at Arts Centre Melbourne from 17 September for 14 performances, before travelling to the Sydney Opera House on 29 November. This is the second time Ratmansky has worked with The Australian Ballet. In 2009, he created Scuola di ballo as part of the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Pippa Moore, Premier Dancer, Northern Ballet

June 26, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Pippa Moore, Premier Dancer, Northern Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I must be hard wired after all these years of discipline and dedication; by 8am I’ve been up a while organising what needs to be done! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it […]

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Northern Ballet announces new season tour for 2013

June 11, 2013

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Northern Ballet announces new season tour for 2013   Northern Ballet is bringing a spectacular season of magical ballet to ten venues around the UK on its second national tour of the year. The season opens with A Midsummer Night’s Dream, at West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds on Friday 6 September, which then tours to […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet

May 15, 2013

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Madeliene Eastoe Ty King Wall in Halcyon 2011 Photo by Jeff Busby

Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Absolutely nothing! I get up at 8.30am….Not a morning person! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it did, what is it that has made you stick with it ? Insanity, and a certain level […]

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Alina’s Gala | Ballet News auctions Alina Cojocaru’s signed pointe shoes

May 13, 2013

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Alina Cojocaru's pointe shoes signed by Alina and dancers from her Gala Photograph : Cheryl Angear

Alina’s Gala | Alina Cojocaru’s signed pointe shoes auctioned for her charity, Hospices of Hope Only Alina Cojocaru could open her Gala with the Rose Adage from The Sleeping Beauty. The music alone sends shivers of fear into the most professional of professional ballet dancers : not Cojocaru. Her supreme technicality aided by wonderfully smooth partnering from […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2012-2013 Season Encore Performance

May 11, 2013

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2012-2013 Season Encore Performance Performance to include works by George Balanchine, Kent Stowell, Ulysses Dove, and more!   ONE NIGHT ONLY! Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 6:30 pm Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   SEATTLE, WA – Encore! Encore! Pacific Northwest Ballet celebrates […]

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Queensland Ballet promotes Lisa Edwards to Soloist

April 23, 2013

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Dancer Lisa Edwards in Francois Klaus's The Sleeping Beauty in 2009 Photographer Ken Sparrow

Queensland Ballet promotes Lisa Edwards to Soloist Fairy Godmother is granted her wish On the closing night of Queensland Ballet’s sold-out season of Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella, Artistic Director Li Cunxin made a special announcement on stage – Company   Dancer Lisa Edwards was promoted to Soloist. Dancing with Queensland Ballet since 2004, Lisa’s promotion to Soloist follows […]

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BENOIS DE LA DANSE 2013: FOUR NOMINATIONS FOR THE DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET

April 19, 2013

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BENOIS DE LA DANSE 2013: FOUR NOMINATIONS FOR THE DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET * Hans van Manen nominated for Variations for two couples. * Christopher Wheeldon nominated for Cinderella. * Principal Anna Tsygankova nominated for the title role in Cinderella. * Principal Matthew Golding nominated for the role of Prince Guillaume in Cinderella. * ‘Oscar of […]

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