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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 12, 2012

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ballet dancer in tutu

Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Wednesday 12th December 2012 Party guests and puppets, magic, snow and glitter.  All the elements are there for the taking in The Nutcracker. Wayne Eagling’s production for English National Ballet brings a nephew from Military school (Vadim Muntagirov), a […]

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English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker casting

November 29, 2012

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Snowflakes from The Nutcracker in tutus

English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker casting Casting for English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker for the London season at the Coliseum has been announced today. Casting in the following order : Clara – Prince – Nutcracker – Drosselmeyer December 12- Klimentova, Muntagirov, Forbat, Reimair 13 (matinee) – Oliveira, Gruzdyev, Forbat, Atymtayev 13 (evening) – Takahashi, Konvalina, Liotardo, Reimair 14(matinee)- […]

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English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed

December 28, 2011

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Venus Villa and Yonah Acosta

English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed | Debut by Venus Villa & Yonah Acosta The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Boxing Day, 26th December 2011 Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novel written in 1816, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, The Nutcracker ballet was originally conceived as an entertaining add-on to follow […]

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Ballet News | Mouse King Media releases The Nutcracker Musical Storybook App

December 3, 2011

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The Nutcracker

Ballet News | Mouse King Media releases The Nutcracker Musical Storybook App It’s pretty rare for me to recommend an App based on anything to do with ballet, but The Nutcracker Musical Storybook App is so adorable and well crafted that I just have to! What’s so great about it ? It’s beautifully made for starters. London-based fine artist […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS TO THE BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME

October 28, 2011

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ballet dancers in the Nutcracker

BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF  THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS TO THE BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   The Nutcracker production trivia: Before the curtain goes up on the first performance, hours of work has been undertaken behind the scenes. The sets, props and lights for the show will travel to the Hippodrome in five articulate trucks from the Birmingham Royal […]

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Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker

October 17, 2011

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ballet dancers as snoflakes

      Northern Ballet Media Release For immediate release 17 October 2011 Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker The world’s favourite ballet … awakening childlike imagination in us all   Northern Ballet will bring to life everyone’s favourite festive story, The Nutcracker, at theatres across the UK this October and November. The production will be touring to […]

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Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet – The Nutcracker diaries

March 20, 2011

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The last episode of Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet airs this Tuesday on BBC Four at 9pm.  This week the film focuses on preparations for The Nutcracker, their 10th production. 75% of this version was created by Artistic Director Wayne Eagling for the Dutch National Ballet, with the remaining 25% to be […]

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Ballet NEWS | American Ballet Theatre dancers ring the Opening Bell @ NASDAQ

December 21, 2010

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ballet dancers in costumes from The Nutcracker

Recently, I wrote about dancers from American Ballet Theatre ringing the Opening Bell at the NASDAQ. Today, the Opening Bell ceremony took place and here are some pictures from the event. The dancers are : Young Clara – Athena Petrizzo Nutcracker – Philip Perez Little Mouse – Justin Souriau-Levine Drosselmeyer – Issac Stappas Snowflake – Courtney […]

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Boston Ballet : Champagne & Sugar Plums – it’s The Nutcracker ballet

December 14, 2010

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Poster with ballet dancers from The Nutcracker

*****MEDIA ALERT*****   BOSTON BALLET’S NUTCRACKER NEW YEAR’S EVE CHAMPAGNE CELEBRATION PERFORMANCE – A MUST-SEE EVENT TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR WHAT: This New Year’s Eve, Boston Ballet hosts a spectacular champagne celebration performance of The Nutcracker at The Boston Opera House. Join Boston Ballet for a one-of-a-kind performance of The Nutcracker filled with […]

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COSTUMED CHARACTERS FROM AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S ALL-NEW PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER TO RING NASDAQ OPENING BELL

December 14, 2010

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two young ballet dancers perform in The Nutracker

Now here’s a first ! COSTUMED CHARACTERS FROM AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S ALL-NEW PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER TO RING NASDAQ OPENING BELL, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2010, 9:30 A.M. The Nutcracker Prince, Clara and The Sugarplum Fairy will ring the Opening Bell at NASDAQ on Tuesday, December 21 at 9:30am.  The Opening Bell ceremony celebrates American Ballet […]

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A sugar-coated treat from The Australian Ballet

July 3, 2010

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Artists of The Australian Ballet in The Nutcracker Photograph :  Jim McFarlane The Australian Ballet presents an enchanting encore season of The Nutcracker, an unmissable opportunity to meet the charming Clara and her sugar-coated friends. Returning after three sold-out cities in 2007, this magical production will bring festive cheer to Melbourne from 11 September at […]

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