Tag Archives: English National Ballet

Alina Cojocaru Auctions Signed Pointe Shoes & 4 English National Ballet Nutcracker Tickets

November 11, 2016

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Alina Cojocaru Auctions Signed Pointe Shoes & 4 English National Ballet Nutcracker Tickets for charity Afternoon tea with Alina at the Millennium Hotel, London Auction bundle includes Alina’s signed pointe shoes (pictured below) plus 4 tickets to English National Ballet’s Nutcracker in London Romanian-born ballet dancer, Alina Cojocaru, has been a patron of Hospices of Hope since 2008 when […]

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English National Ballet Giselle CASTING

November 2, 2016

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English National Ballet's Giselle by Mary Skeaping. Dancer: Alison McWhinney

English National Ballet Giselle CASTING the classic ballet by Mary Skeaping   London Coliseum Wednesday 11 – Sunday 22 January 2017 Performances at 7.30pm (mat at 2.30pm) Tickets: £14 – £79 Following the world premiere of Akram Khan’s reinterpretation of Giselle in autumn 2016, Mary Skeaping’s classic production returns to English National Ballet’s repertoire, with […]

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English National Ballet Nutcracker National Tour | Casting

October 20, 2016

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Snowflakes from The Nutcracker in tutus

English National Ballet Nutcracker National Tour  | Casting Wednesday 23 November 2016 – Saturday 7 January 2017 Performance times and ticket prices vary This Christmas season English National Ballet presents its acclaimed production of Nutcracker on tour in Milton Keynes (23 – 26 Nov 2016) and Liverpool (29 Nov – 3 Dec 2016) before returning […]

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle

September 29, 2016

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Akram Khan's Giselle for English National Ballet. Photo by Laurent Liotardo

English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle All photos by Laurent Liotardo. Cast features Alina Cojocaru and Cesar Corrales

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Sky partners with English National Ballet to commission virtual reality experience inspired by Akram Khan’s Giselle

September 29, 2016

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Sky partners with English National Ballet to commission virtual reality experience inspired by Akram Khan’s Giselle Sky, Europe’s leading entertainment company, has partnered with the UK’s leading touring ballet company English National Ballet to offer audiences a ground-breaking virtual reality piece inspired by Akram Khan’s Giselle. By combining a mixture of leading-edge technology, new choreography and […]

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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker tour 2016-2017

September 20, 2016

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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker tour 2016-2017 This Christmas season English National Ballet presents its acclaimed production of Nutcracker in Milton Keynes (23 Nov 2016 – 26 Nov 2016) and Liverpool (29 Nov 2016 – 3 Dec 2016) as well as returning to the London Coliseum (14 Dec 2016 – 7 Jan 2017). 2015 saw English […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | World Ballet Day Returns Tuesday, October 4

September 14, 2016

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: Artists of the Ballet rehearsing Nijinsky for World Ballet Day 2014.

The National Ballet of Canada | World Ballet Day Returns Tuesday, October 4 20 Hours Non-Stop Exclusive Backstage Footage From 5 of the World’s Leading Ballet Companies To be Streamed on Facebook Live for the First Time The Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet will […]

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle National Tour

September 8, 2016

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle National Tour Tuesday 27 Sept – Saturday 19 Nov 2016 Tickets: £10.75 – £58.15   Casting announced, Tamara Rojo, Alina Cojocaru, Fernanda Oliveira and Madison Keesler perform in the role of Giselle. Isaac Hernandez, James Streeter and Fernando Bufalá perform in the role of Albrecht. A new version […]

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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update   Choreographer Akram Khan and composer Ben Frost have mutually agreed to part ways in the development of Akram’s reimagined Giselle for English National Ballet.   Musician and composer Vincenzo Lamagna, who recently worked on Akram’s Until the Lions, joins the creative team. He will […]

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:   Artist Sundays: Akram Khan’s Giselle Takeover the Whitworth Art Gallery   Sunday 18 September 2016  To coincide with the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at The Palace Theatre, Manchester (27 Sept – 1 Oct), English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival and the […]

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle

July 15, 2016

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle National Tour Tuesday 27 Sept – Saturday 19 Nov 2016 Tickets: £10.75 – £58.15 One of the most anticipated dance events of 2016, English National Ballet presents the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at the Palace Theatre, Manchester from Tuesday 27 September – Saturday 1 October, before […]

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season

July 13, 2016

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet has today announced promotions within the Company and new joiners for the 2016/2017 season. Following his success at this year’s Emerging Dancer competition, where he won both the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Award, Cesar […]

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Celebrating a decade of Big Dance, the biggest and most ambitious celebration of dance in the UK

June 30, 2016

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Celebrating a decade of Big Dance, the biggest and most ambitious celebration of dance in the UK   Hundreds take part in Big Dance Trafalgar Square to launch Big Dance Week 2016 Get our nation fit with dance in schools Darcey Bussell announced today Keep ‘dance big’ – the call for a National Dance Masterplan Big […]

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Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet

June 27, 2016

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Yonah Acosta & Shiori Kase photographed by Cheryl Angear

Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has announced that Shiori Kase has been promoted to Principal of English National Ballet. Joining Shiori onstage after her performance as Gulnare in Le Corsaire on Saturday 25 June at the Palais Garnier, Tamara Rojo announced the promotion in front of […]

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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Spring/Summer

June 15, 2016

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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Spring/Summer Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet returns to London with performances at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall in August 2017. First time English National Ballet has performed at Royal Festival Hall in almost a decade. As previously announced, English National Ballet presents Pina Bausch’s masterpiece The Rite of Spring, becoming […]

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My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

May 24, 2016

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My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty  Peacock Theatre, London  Wednesday 6 – Sunday 10 July 2016 Performances at 10.30am, 2pm, 5.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25  Box Office 020 7863 8222   Due to popular demand, English National Ballet’s production of My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty, returns for a summer run at the Peacock Theatre, London from […]

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English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round | Principal Casting

May 19, 2016

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English National Ballet's Swan Lake photographed by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round Royal Albert Hall, SW7 Wednesday 1 – Sunday 12 June 2016 Performances at 7.30pm (mats at 2.30pm on 4, 5, 9, 11, 12) Tickets: £22.39 to £73.90* Tickets  0845 401 5045 Raymond Gubbay Ltd. and the Royal Albert Hall present English National Ballet’s critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake […]

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FIRST LOOK: English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan

May 19, 2016

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English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan. Dancer Tamara Rojo Photographer Jason Bell

FIRST LOOK: English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan One of the greatest romantic ballets of all time, Giselle is Akram Khan’s first full length ballet and will see Academy-Award winning designer Tim Yip, known for his work on the hit film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, create the set and costumes, while composer Ben Frost will create […]

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English National Ballet Announces Winners of Emerging Dancer 2016

May 18, 2016

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English National Ballet Announces Winners of Emerging Dancer 2016 English National Ballet is pleased to announce the winner of both the 2016 Emerging Dancer Award and People’s Choice Award is Cesar Corrales. Cesar, who joined the Company in 2014 and was promoted to Junior Soloist last year, performed Contrabajo para hombre solo by Julio Lopez […]

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE

May 13, 2016

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE London Palladium Tuesday 17 May 2016 Performance at 7.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25 Box office: 0844 412 4655  Entering its seventh consecutive year English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition at the London Palladium will this year be live streamed for the first time, in partnership with ArtStreamingTV on Tuesday […]

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