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Colorado Ballet presents spine-tingling Dracula during Halloween weekend

September 19, 2014

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Colorado Ballet presents spine-tingling Dracula during Halloween weekend   DENVER – Colorado Ballet will present Dracula, October 31-November 2, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  Dracula features choreography by Michael Pink and music by Philip Feeney, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra.   “Come sink your teeth into this spine-tingling ballet full of […]

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CAROLINA BALLET’S DRACULA RETURNS IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN

September 16, 2014

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CAROLINA BALLET’S DRACULA RETURNS IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN   RALEIGH, NC — Due to popular demand Carolina Ballet is bringing Dracula and The Masque of the Red Death back to the stage after a two season absence.  Carolina Ballet is repeating this edge of your seat, spine tingling program October 9-26, 2014 at the A.J. […]

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season

July 15, 2014

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Tickets are on sale now for Colorado Ballet’s 2014-2015 season   DENVER – Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet’s 54th season, which will include A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Dracula, The Nutcracker and Ballet MasterWorks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Peter and the Wolf at the Newman Center for the Performing […]

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Ballet with bite: Northern Ballet’s Dracula returns to West Yorkshire Playhouse

June 30, 2014

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Ballet with bite: Northern Ballet’s Dracula returns to West Yorkshire Playhouse This autumn prepare for a performance with a dramatic bite that will leave you thirsty for more as Northern Ballet resurrects Dracula at the West Yorkshire Playhouses Artistic Director, David Nixon OBE, Dracula returns exclusively to Leeds from 5 – 13 September 2014. Last […]

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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 WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS DRACULA

September 15, 2012

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS DRACULA TWB mounts Michael Pink’s critically-acclaimed production based on  Bram Stoker’s classic novel   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet’s (TWB) 2012.2013 season begins in October with Dracula with the  company premiere of Michael Pink’s chilling, mesmerizing retelling of Bram Stoker’s famous horror story, which runs for 13 performances October 24- […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012.2013 SEASON: SEDUCTION

July 17, 2012

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012.2013 SEASON: SEDUCTION   THE WASHINGTON BALLET SEASON OVERVIEW   Dracula (1996) – October 24 – November 4, 2012 (Company Premiere) One of the entertainment events of the year, The Washington Ballet presents Michael Pink’s chilling blockbuster Dracula. This wildly theatrical and voluptuous ballet is a breathtaking story of passion, yearning, […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andile Ndlovu, The Washington Ballet

June 2, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andile Ndlovu, The Washington Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Nothing really motivates me on a Monday.  I do not like Mondays as it is the first day of the week. Why ballet ? I do ballet because it is not a stereotypical activity that people […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET ANNOUNCES EXPANDED 2012.2013 SEASON: SEDUCTION

April 15, 2012

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET ANNOUNCES EXPANDED 2012.2013 SEASON: SEDUCTION   The Washington Ballet’s American Experience Initiative Includes the World Premiere of Hemingway: The Sun Also Rises   The Washington Ballet Increases Season to Include a Two-Week Run of Dracula at The Kennedy Center; a Fifth Subscription Gala Performance Program –Tour-de-Force; and Sunday Evening Subscriptions Season Includes […]

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CAROLINA BALLET TO REPRISE POWERFUL CARMINA BURANA

March 21, 2012

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CAROLINA BALLET TO REPRISE POWERFUL CARMINA BURANA New Ballets Inspired by Alexander Calder Round out Program RALEIGH, NC — Carolina Ballet will present Lynne Taylor-Corbett’s Carmina Burana, to the pulsating music of Carl Orff, April 19-22, 2012 at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Progress Energy Center of the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh.  Also on […]

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CAROLINA BALLET TO PREMIERE THE LITTLE MERMAID

February 22, 2012

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CAROLINA BALLET TO PREMIERE THE LITTLE MERMAID RALEIGH, NC —  Principal guest choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett has created a over dozen ballets on Carolina Ballet over the past 14 seasons that run the gamut from The Ugly Duckling to Dracula, Carolina Jamboree to Carmina Burana, and most recently seen in Raleigh, her very moving Lost and Found.  […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Cecilia Iliesiu, Corps de ballet, Carolina Ballet

September 30, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Cecilia Iliesiu, Corps de ballet, Carolina Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I am motivated by the thought of knowing I am going to dance and my body is healthy enough to push beyond its limits. Why ballet ? Ballet is a particularly special art form […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet

June 3, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet How do you prepare your pointe shoes ? Well, I wear Gaynor Minden pointe shoes now, and there isn’t a whole lot of prep required the way that there is with traditional shoes.  I do admit to putting them through the washing machine on occasion […]

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Sugar Plum moments with Martha Leebolt, Premier Dancer with Northern Ballet

May 22, 2011

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Sugar Plum moments with Northern Ballet Principal, Martha Leebolt I’m comparing toes with Cleopatra, a.k.a. Martha Leebolt, and it’s caught me slightly by surprise. How many prima ballerinas do you know who would, unprompted, whip off their shoes and show you their feet ? Leebolt’s are strong & tiny, with no discernable marks from a […]

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