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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR THE EMERGING DANCER COMPETITION 2014

January 30, 2014

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR THE EMERGING DANCER COMPETITION 2014 English National Ballet is delighted to announce the six finalists for the Emerging Dancer Competition 2014, generously supported in its fifth year by Talbot Hughes McKillop (THM), the restructuring experts.   The Emerging Dancer Competition is an annual opportunity for English National Ballet to […]

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire

January 10, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire As stories go, Le Corsaire isn’t one you’d want to dwell on. At its core, the message isn’t a pleasant one to dwell on, even if it is supposed to be make-believe. However, staging this new production by Anna-Marie Holmes for English National Ballet has its […]

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English National Ballet | Romeo & Juliet Principal Casting

January 8, 2014

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English National Ballet | Romeo & Juliet Principal Casting It has already been announced that Carlos Acosta will partner Tamara Rojo for certain performances of English National Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet. Additionally, Friedemann Vogel will join the Company as a Guest Artist partnering Lead Principal Alina Cojocaru. Here is the Principal casting : 11 Jun 2014 Tamara […]

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José Carreño Announces that Sarasota’s Carreño Dance Festival will not be Cancelled

January 4, 2014

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José Carreño Announces that Sarasota’s Carreño Dance Festival will not be Cancelled José Carreño and Ballet San Jose, along with Director Iain Webb of The Sarasota Ballet, revitalize the Carreño Dance Festival into a program for pre-professional dancers SARASOTA, Fla. – January 4, 2014 – The Sarasota Ballet, in conjunction with Ballet San Jose, announced today they […]

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MEN IN MOTION RETURN FOR TWO PERFORMANCES

November 20, 2013

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MEN IN MOTION RETURN FOR TWO PERFORMANCES AT THE LONDON COLISEUM January 2014 sees the return of the innovative show – Men In Motion, the brainchild of former Royal Ballet Principal, Ivan Putrov.  The show will return for two nights only at the London Coliseum with a new cast. Following in the footsteps of the […]

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English National Ballet |South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2014 nominee

November 19, 2013

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South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2014 nominees announced The South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2014 is the only awards ceremony to celebrate the UK’s towering achievements across all genres of the arts. The awards are one of the world’s most respected arts awards, celebrating the best of British culture and achievement across visual art, theatre, opera, […]

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English National Ballet School celebrates 25 years

November 7, 2013

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English National Ballet School celebrates 25 years This academic year 2013/14 we are delighted to be celebrating our 25th anniversary and in honour of this we will be promoting a series of events that showcases the skill and talent of our students, starting with a 90 minute live broadcast from the School at 5pm, 28th […]

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English National Ballet | Emerging Dancer and Choreographics Tickets Now On Sale

November 6, 2013

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English National Ballet | Emerging Dancer and Choreographics Tickets Now On Sale   English National Ballet is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for Emerging Dancer Competition 2014, which will be presented for the first time at Lyceum Theatre and Choreographics, presented for the first time at the Barbican Pit. Tickets can […]

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English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire | Third Photographic Suite

October 18, 2013

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English National Ballet's Le Corsaire. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire | Third Photographic Suite If you missed either of the first two instalments of this photographic record of English National Ballet’s new production of Le Corsaire, you can see part one and part two by following the relevant links. This is the third and final photographic instalment.    

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English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in pictures | part 2

October 17, 2013

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English National Ballet's Le Corsaire. Photograph: Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in pictures | part 2 If you missed the first look feature on English National Ballet’s new production of Le Corsaire which opens tonight in Milton Keynes, please follow the link. Here is the second instalment.  

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First Look @ English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire

October 17, 2013

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Le Corsaire. English National Ballet. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

First Look @ English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire Opening tonight in Milton Keynes, here’s a preview of English National Ballet’s brand new production of Le Corsaire.  

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WORLD’S FIRST BALLET FILM CREATED ESPECIALLY FOR DOWNLOAD REACHES NUMBER ONE IN ITUNES (UK) CLASSICAL MUSIC VIDEO CHART

October 12, 2013

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WORLD’S FIRST BALLET FILM CREATED ESPECIALLY FOR DOWNLOAD REACHES NUMBER ONE IN ITUNES (UK) CLASSICAL MUSIC VIDEO CHART Following the successful launch of Genesis in Tokyo earlier this summer, Crystal Ballet announces that this, the Company’s innovative first production, is now widely available for download to personal portable devices. The 28 minute long film can […]

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Backes & Strauss partner English National Ballet

October 7, 2013

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Backes & Strauss New ambassador Tamara Rojo

Backes & Strauss partner English National Ballet Backes & Strauss is delighted to announce its partnership with English National Ballet. The partnership will involve a close collaboration between the two companies both in the UK and internationally. Tamara Rojo, Principal Dancer and the Artistic Director of ENB will become the ambassador for the very feminine Victoria […]

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Caroline Thomson Appointed Executive Director of English National Ballet

October 2, 2013

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Caroline Thomson Appointed Executive Director of English National Ballet   Farooq Chaudhry to join as Producer Caroline Thomson has been appointed Executive Director of English National Ballet.  Caroline, who has been acting as interim Executive Director since May, takes on her new responsibilities with immediate effect.   Speaking of her new role, Caroline said: “Under the Artistic […]

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET NEEDS YOU TO GET PIRATEY!

September 19, 2013

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET NEEDS YOU TO GET PIRATEY! English National Ballet is encouraging people in the UK to join in with International Pirate Day*, the annual event held on September 19. All around the country, members of the public, schools and teachers are invited to get involved in a series of pirate themed activities, designed […]

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SERGEI POLUNIN to join star-studded gala

September 16, 2013

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SERGEI POLUNIN to join star-studded gala

SERGEI POLUNIN to join star-studded gala to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the YORKSHIRE BALLET SUMMER SCHOOL Hosted by SIR ANTHONY DOWELL and SIR DEREK JACOBI Produced by MARGUERITE PORTER, RICHARD CLIFFORD SADLER’S WELLS – Sunday September 29th at 7pm  Tickets: £12 to £85 Starring:               SERGEI POLUNIN, IMELDA STAUNTON, WAYNE SLEEP and SAMANTHA BOND, […]

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THE UK PREMIERE OF KINGS OF THE DANCE

September 10, 2013

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Ivan Vasiliev in La Bayadère. Photo by Rosalie O'Connor.

THE UK PREMIERE OF KINGS OF THE DANCE 19th – 22nd MARCH 2014, LONDON COLISEUM The critically-acclaimed KINGS OF THE DANCE makes its UK debut at the London Coliseum, Wednesday 19th – Saturday 22nd March 2014, showcasing the phenomenal artistry, style and power of its celebrated male dancers. The current KINGS OF THE DANCE line-up […]

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Houston Ballet Launches 2013-14 Season With Four Premieres

August 26, 2013

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Houston Ballet Launches 2013-14 Season With Four Premieres September 5 – 15, 2013 Acclaimed Canadian Choreographer James Kudelka Creates His Second Commissioned Work for Houston Ballet   American Premiere of Christopher Bruce’s Moving Intimate Pages   World Premieres By Up-and-Coming Choreographers Garrett Smith and Melissa Hough   From September 5-15, 2013, Houston Ballet launches its […]

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English National Ballet | The Nutcracker Principal casting

August 7, 2013

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English National Ballet | The Nutcracker Principal casting Journey back in time with English National Ballet to a frost-covered, gas-lit London and join Clara, her Nutcracker doll and the magician Drosselmeyer in this traditional, festive tale for all the family. On an enchanted Christmas Eve, under the heavy boughs of the candlelit tree Clara battles […]

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English National Ballet Announces New Starters Autumn 2013

July 29, 2013

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English National Ballet Announces New Starters Autumn 2013

English National Ballet Announces New Starters Autumn 2013   English National Ballet announces the following new dancers, with effect from the new Autumn Season:   Alina Cojocaru (Royal Ballet) – Lead Principal Dancer Fernando Bufala (Barcelona Ballet, English National Ballet, Royal Ballet School) – Soloist D Jeanette Kakareka (The Rock School and San Francisco Ballet School) – 1st […]

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