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The Royal Ballet’s Fernando Montano to Judge Dancing with the Stars in Columbia

January 9, 2016

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The Royal Ballet’s Fernando Montano to Judge Dancing with the Stars in Columbia The Royal Ballet’s Colombian Soloist Fernando Montano has taken a short unpaid sabbatical from Covent Garden and returned to Colombia to spend time with his relatives and especially his Father, who is unwell. Since he left his home in Colombia at the […]

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BBC Worldwide celebrates 50th country sale of Strictly Come Dancing

April 8, 2014

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BBC Worldwide celebrates 50th country sale of Strictly Come Dancing   8th April 2014, Cannes:  BBC Worldwide announced today that it has sold Dancing with the Stars to Planet TV in Slovenia, marking the 50th country to license the format of this global TV phenomenon. Since Strictly Come Dancing aired on BBC One in the […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Semi Final results

December 16, 2012

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The Strictly professional dancers Erin Boag, Anton Du Beke, Natalie Lowe, Brendan Cole, Ola Jordan, Artem Chigvinstev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Semi Final results (week 11) Lisa Riley says a tearful farewell to Strictly, missing out on grand final place to Denise Van Outen. With the Strictly final just one week away, Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly invited the five remaining couples to take to the dance floor to perform two dances […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Dance Fusion Week

December 8, 2012

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**LIVE SHOW** Pasha Kovalev, Kimberley Walsh - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Week 10 It’s dance fusion week for the 6 remaining celebrities – a new concept for the UK but already seen on the US version of the show, Dancing with the Stars. It’s basically a mash-up of two dances, to one track. The dance can be half and half, or dip in […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2012 | EXTRAS

September 10, 2012

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Strictly Come Dancing 2012

Strictly Come Dancing 2012 This year there is a raft of books, diaries and calendars available to pre-order, all with a link to Strictly Come Dancing. Here’s my edit of the best of the bunch. Official Strictly Come Dancing Annual 2013: The Official Companion to the Hit BBC Series Strictly Come Dancing 2013 Family Organiser […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Guest Judge Jennifer Grey

November 7, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing | Guest Judge Jennifer Grey “Nobody puts Baby in the corner.” First things first. It’s pretty unlikely that anyone, anywhere, has watched Dirty Dancing more than I have, but I never watched it for Jennifer Grey’s performance as Baby, good though it was. Patrick Swayze, a classically trained ballet dancer, was the star […]

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Strictly Come Dancing – Professional dancers – the women

September 17, 2011

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Ballet News | Strictly Come Dancing – Professional dancers – the women  Photograph : BBC Pictures The Strictly professional ladies were interviewed before they knew who their partners would be, so it’s interesting to see whether their wishes have been granted as the season begins at the end of this month. Or was it a case of […]

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Introducing The Royal Ballet’s newest dancer : Patricia Zhou

May 19, 2011

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The Royal Ballet’s newest dancer is 17 year old Patricia Zhou, an inspiring late starter who joins the company on an apprenticeship, and I recently caught up with her as part of the Ballet News ‘From Student to Star’ series, to see how she won her coveted contract and what she’s looking forward to. What was the […]

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Boston Ballet’s Lorna Feijóo, American Ballet Theatre’s Jose Manuel Carreño and San Francisco Ballet’s Lorena Feijóo at last night’s rehearsal for their Dancing With The Stars performance.

April 12, 2011

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News just in – lovely photograph of Boston Ballet’s Lorna Feijóo, American Ballet Theatre’s Jose Manuel Carreño and San Francisco Ballet’s Lorena Feijóo at last night’s rehearsal for their Dancing With The Stars performance.

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BOSTON BALLET PRINCIPAL LORNA FEIJÓO PERFORMS WITH SISTER AND SAN FRANCISCO BALLET’S LORENA FEIJÓO AND AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO

April 11, 2011

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                  BOSTON BALLET TAKES THE STAGE ON DANCING WITH THE STARS BOSTON BALLET PRINCIPAL LORNA FEIJÓO PERFORMS WITH SISTER AND SAN FRANCISCO BALLET’S LORENA FEIJÓO AND AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO BOSTON, MA – April 11, 2011 – Boston Ballet principal dancer Lorna Feijóo makes a […]

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Strict in the rehearsal room = Strictly success for Artem Chigventsev & Kara Tointon ?

December 16, 2010

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Strict in the rehearsal room = Strictly success for Artem Chigventsev & Kara Tointon ? Strictly newcomer Artem Chigvintsev is a professional dancer with something to prove. “It’s the perfect job at this time.  I think I was fully ready to take a job. If you were to ask me, say, two or three years […]

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STUDENTS FROM THE JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS SCHOOL AT AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS BY THE DIZZY FEET FOUNDATION

November 16, 2010

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Nigel Lythgoe to Present Awards on Thursday, November 18 at Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club in New York City Catherine Hurlin, Shu Kinochi and Alison Stroming have been selected as scholarship recipients for the 2010-2011 season by the Dizzy Feet Foundation.  Ms. Hurlin will receive the Foundation’s first scholarship for young dancers of exceptional […]

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