Tag Archives: Cinderella

Dutch National Ballet’s Cinderella returns in December

October 28, 2014

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Dutch National Ballet’s Cinderella returns in December * Christopher Wheeldon’s version of the most popular fairytale in the world returns to the Dutch National Ballet * Performances from 12 December 2014 until 1 January 2015 in Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam Cinderella, the magical ballet by choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, returns for a run of […]

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum

October 23, 2014

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum   Nutcracker returns to the London Coliseum this Christmas from Thursday 11 December 2014 – Sunday 4 January 2015. Nutcracker sees Guest Artist Mathias Dingman’s debut performance with English National Ballet. He performs in the role of the Prince, alongside […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Ballet Spectacular

October 22, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | Ballet Spectacular Ballet Spectacular. Quite a title to live up to, and the good news is that this book is a delight. Beautifully put together without overloading young readers, this book acts as a guide to all things ballet. Its glossy production is perfect for the lavish photography as you begin […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS

September 15, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS   Three one-act ballets each touched in some way by war, Shadows of War A revival of David Bintley’s gothic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast   Venue and booking information: Sadler’s Wells: Tickets: 0844 412 4300   Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to […]

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Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers to be staged on two sides of the globe this autumn

June 10, 2014

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Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers to be staged on two sides of the globe this autumn Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers are to be staged by The Royal New Zealand Ballet and Alberta Ballet on opposite sides of the globe this autumn. The two companies are working […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Cinderella Opens June 4

May 13, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Cinderella Opens June 4 Debuts by Principal Dancer Jillian Vanstone &First Soloist Naoya Ebe Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Cinderella which is onstage June 4 – 15, 2014 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. This […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada

May 8, 2014

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Sonia Rodriguez. Photo by Sian Richards.

Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The challenge of pushing myself and discovering new things. I love the time in the studio where I get to develop a role or a get to discover a new way of moving. […]

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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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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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