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The Washington Ballet adds 4 new board members

October 10, 2015

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The Washington Ballet adds 4 new board members David Hallberg, Peter Manos, Maral Kibarian Skelsey, Huberta von Voss-Wittig   WASHINGTON, D.C. -The Washington Ballet (TWB) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of four new board members at today’s annual fall meeting: David Hallberg, Principal Dancer for the Bolshoi Ballet and American Ballet […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Lockett, Coryphée, The Australian Ballet

December 23, 2012

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The Narrative of Nothing (Infinity triple bill): photographer Jeff Busby, dancers Charles Thompson and Brooke Lockett

Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Lockett, Coryphée, The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? (or Tuesday if that is the first day of your working week) Coffee! No it’s the excitement of beginning a new week fresh and the prospect of new challenges, new opportunities and potentially wonderful moments […]

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American Ballet Theatre | Nutcracker casting

December 1, 2012

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American Ballet Theatre | Nutcracker casting PRINCIPAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR ABT’S THE NUTCRACKER AT BAM HOWARD GILMAN OPERA HOUSE DECEMBER 7-16, 2012 Xiomara Reyes and Eric Tamm to Lead Opening Night Cast11/19/2012 – Xiomara Reyes and Eric Tamm will lead the opening night cast of American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera […]

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Paris Opera Ballet join The Australian Ballet’s gala line-up!

September 20, 2012

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Artists of The Australian Ballet in Etudes. Photography by Georges Antoni

Paris Opera Ballet join The Australian Ballet’s gala line-up! The Australian Ballet are delighted to announce even more sparkling international guest artists for its 50th anniversary gala, which opens on October 31 at Arts Centre Melbourne for five performances only. The company’s actual 50th birthday is on Friday 2 November. The world-renowned Paris Opera Ballet will be […]

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Tickets to The Australian Ballet’s 50th anniversary gala on sale next week!

May 11, 2012

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Artists of The Australian Ballet in the premiere season of Peggy van Praagh’s Swan Lake, 1962. Photo by Darryl Smythe

Tickets to The Australian Ballet’s 50th anniversary gala on sale next week! Almost 50 years to the day that The Australian Ballet took flight with its first ever performance comes a 50th anniversary gala bursting with ballet superstars. International ballet luminary David Hallberg will be coming to Australia especially to dance in the gala season. […]

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Ballet stars Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev quit the Bolshoi

November 15, 2011

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Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev quit the Bolshoi There has been much wailing and nashing of teeth since Bolshoi Ballet dancers Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev announced that they are leaving their newly refurbished theatre for new creative challenges at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St Petersburg. I’ve read the words ‘earth-shattering’ and ‘defection.’ Why ? Well, for starters […]

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Joy Annabelle Womack is to be First American Principal Ballerina to Perform on New Bolshoi Theater Stage

November 2, 2011

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Joy Annabelle Womack is to be First American Principal Ballerina to Perform on New Bolshoi Theater Stage Joy Annabelle Womack is set to debut on the Bolshoi Theater stage as the first American ballerina to perform a principal role with the Bolshoi Ballet Academy on the Bolshoi Stage.  She will be dancing the lead role […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Amber Scott, Senior Artist with The Australian Ballet

April 4, 2011

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 Cupcakes & Conversation with Amber Scott, Senior Artist with The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? The anticipation of performing, be it that night, or for a production in the near future.  I guess the inherent discipline that comes with being a dancer and the decades of a morning routine […]

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American Ballet Theatre – Programme Two, Sadlers Wells

February 3, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre Programme 2 Theme and Variations, Jardin Aux Lilas, Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux, Company B Sadlers Wells Tuesday 2nd February 2011 In some ways Programme Two seemed, on paper at least, to offer the better selection of short ballets than Tuesday nights Programme One.  True, it has greater diversity, ranging from a tutu […]

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American Ballet Theatre, Programme One, Sadlers Wells, London

February 2, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre Programme One Seven Sonatas, Known By heart, Duo Concertant, Everything Doesn’t Happen at Once Sadlers Wells 1st February 2011 Receiving its UK Premiere, Seven Sonatas launches American Ballet Theatre’s first programme of triple bills during this tour to London.  Choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky it’s a piece for three couples who flow and […]

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

January 27, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

Ethan Stiefel will  not be performing in London, and so the casting has been revised as follows. American Ballet Theatre Two Mixed Bills UK PREMIERE Tuesday 1 – Sunday 6 February 2011 Performances: Tue – Sun at 7.30pm, Sat and Sun matinees at 2.30pm Tickets: £10 – £70  Ticket office: 0844 412 4300 or please vitsit the Sadlers […]

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Ballet NEWS | Mariinsky Ballet London visit – celebrating 50 years of Russian ballet in London

December 29, 2010

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It’s 50 years since the Mariinsky Ballet were first presented to Londoners by Victor Hochhauser, and this summer they will return with a much anticipated line-up. The Mariinsky Ballet will pay tribute to Jerome Robbins & George Balanchine with Balanchine’s Scotch Symphony, Ballet Imperial & In the Night.  The company also pays homage to Fokine […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS THE INNOVATION INITIATIVE

September 8, 2010

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS THE INNOVATION INITIATIVE       A BENEFIT CELEBRATING CHOREOGRAPHIC EXPLORATION AT FREDERICK P. ROSE HALL, HOME OF JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12 AT 6:00PM  ABT PRINCIPAL DANCER DAVID HALLBERG TO SERVE AS THE EVENING’S ARTISTIC CO-CHAIRMAN              American Ballet Theatre will showcase the choreographic work of four Company […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Caroline Duprot-Elfar, Corps de ballet, American Ballet Theatre

June 23, 2009

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  Cupcakes & conversation with Caroline Duprot, Corps de Ballet at American Ballet Theater Caroline danced with The Royal Ballet until the end of last year, and as she is much missed in the UK, I am delighted that she agreed to be interviewed for my “Cupcakes & Conversation” series. If you are in the […]

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