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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Ecstasy & Death

April 19, 2013

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Ecstasy & Death Ecstasy & Death Petite Mort | Le Jeune Homme et la Mort | Etudes English National Ballet London Coliseum 18th April 2013 Opening in silence, with six men partnering six foils, Jiri Kylian’s Petite Mort premiered with aplomb. Marize Fumero and Vadim Muntagirov mastered everything. The choreography is demanding and requires […]

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IVAN PUTROV MAKES HIS DEBUT PERFORMANCE IN LE JEUNE HOMME ET LA MORT WITH ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET

April 12, 2013

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IVAN PUTROV MAKES HIS DEBUT PERFORMANCE IN LE JEUNE HOMME ET LA MORT WITH ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET

IVAN PUTROV MAKES HIS DEBUT PERFORMANCE IN LE JEUNE HOMME ET LA MORT WITH ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET   Ecstasy and Death London Coliseum 18-21 April 2013   Petite Mort by Jiří Kylián Le Jeune Homme et la Mort by Roland Petit Etudes by Harald Lander   English National Ballet is pleased to announce that Ivan […]

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The Australian Ballet helps Canberra celebrate its centenary

March 12, 2013

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Symmetries: classical meets architectural The Australian Ballet helps Canberra celebrate its centenary The double bill Symmetries will be performed at the Canberra Theatre for four shows only from 23 May 2013. Befitting such a momentous occasion is the creation of a brand-new ballet. Australian Dance Theatre’s Garry Stewart will create Monument       with 19 of the […]

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LEGENDARY DANCER NICOLAS LE RICHE TO STAR ALONGSIDE TAMARA ROJO IN LE JEUNE HOMME ET LA MORT

March 6, 2013

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Jeune Homme - Nicolas Le Riche Photograph by Jacques Moatti courtesy of POB

LEGENDARY DANCER NICOLAS LE RICHE TO STAR ALONGSIDE TAMARA ROJO IN LE JEUNE HOMME ET LA MORT  Ecstasy and Death London Coliseum 18-21 April 2013 Petite Mort by Jiří Kylián Le Jeune Homme et la Mort by Roland Petit Etudes by Harald Lander   Legendary French dancer Nicolas Le Riche, Étoile of the Paris Opera […]

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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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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season

September 24, 2012

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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season  Tamara Rojo, the new Artistic Director of English National Ballet, today announced details of the company’s new season, talked about her vision for the company and introduced her new artistic team. Ecstasy and Death – 20th Century masterpieces including the company premiere of Jiř Kylián’s […]

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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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The Australian Ballet celebrates Masterpieces in 2013

September 5, 2012

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Amber Scott and Adam Bull. Photo by Georges Antoni

The Australian Ballet celebrates Masterpieces in 2013 The company looks beyond 50 for ballet’s next moves The Australian Ballet is presenting a season of ballet masterpieces in 2013, alongside a suite of exciting and innovative offstage projects. Launching the season in Melbourne today, Artistic Director David McAllister announced the 2013 repertoire and a number of initiatives […]

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Ballet News Reviews | The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance

July 16, 2012

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Ballet News Reviews | The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance The Royal Ballet School Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Sunday, July 15th 2012 I want to start right off by saying that this years performance was the strongest I’ve ever seen from The Royal Ballet School students – right across the board from Lower to Upper […]

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The Royal Ballet School announces details of its Summer Season 2012

June 24, 2012

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The Royal Ballet School announces details of its Summer Season 2012 at the Linbury Studio Theatre and on the main stage of the Royal Opera House from Wednesday 4 – 7 and 15 July. The Royal Ballet School Summer Season 2012 features choreography by former students of The Royal Ballet School including world premieres of […]

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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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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS FANCY FREE TO CLOSE THE 2011-2012 SEASON

April 12, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS FANCY FREE TO CLOSE THE 2011-2012 SEASON   Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free, Harald Lander’s Etudes, and Peter Martins’ Barber Violin Concerto Take The Stage at The Boston Opera House   Boston Ballet presents Fancy Free, a three-ballet program, May 10-20 at The Boston Opera House to bring the 2011-2012 season to a […]

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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS MADE IN AMERICA IN MAY 2012

March 10, 2012

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Theme and Variations George Balanchine Katharine Precourt and Jun Shuang Huang Photo: Amitava Sarkar

HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS MADE IN AMERICA IN MAY 2012 Nicolo Fonte Creates a World Premiere with Original Score Composed by Anna Clyne Houston Ballet Premiere of Mark Morris’s Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes   HOUSTON, TEXAS – From May 24 – June 3, 2012, Houston Ballet presents its spring mixed repertory program titled […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Erica Cornejo, Principal, Boston Ballet

January 19, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Erica Cornejo, Principal, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ?   I always try to find something that motivates myself to start the week. It can be different things, from my beautiful family to a new choreography or ballet that I know I love doing. Having my typical […]

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME

January 5, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME Boston Ballet Takes The Stage February – May at The Boston Opera House Presenting Four Programs Spanning The Company’s Repertoire BOSTON, MA – January 4, 2012 – Boston Ballet presents Simply Sublime, February 9-19, at The Boston Opera House to begin the 2012 spring season […]

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50 luminous years of The Australian Ballet

August 30, 2011

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  For immediate release midday Tuesday 30 August 2011    50 luminous years of The Australian Ballet A year of celebrations in store as 2012 season announced   The Australian Ballet has launched a blockbuster program to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2012.Revealing the season repertoire in Melbourne today, Artistic Director David McAllister announced new commissions […]

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Boston Ballet launches new season

August 15, 2011

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ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MIKKO NISSINEN’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON LAUNCHES AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE WITH NIGHT OF STARS, ROMEO + JULIET AND THE NUTCRACKER Boston Ballet’s 2011-2012 Season of Dance Features Classics, New  Works and Final Season of Current Nutcracker Production BOSTON, MA – August 11, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen’s 10th Anniversary […]

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The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance 2011

July 11, 2011

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The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance at the Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance 8th July 2011 The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Dedicating this performance to its founder, Dame Ninette de Valois (actually by birth, Edris Stannus), The Royal Ballet School chose her carefully choreographed game of chess to open the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

May 15, 2011

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    Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet       What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?  As any of my friends or family (or strangers who have had the misfortune to encounter me before 11am) will tell you, I am not a morning person. My […]

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Boston Ballet’s 2011-2012 season celebrates Mikko Nissinen’s 10th Anniversary

March 15, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET’S 2011-2012 SEASON CELEBRATES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MIKKO NISSINEN’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY Boston Ballet’s Thrilling Season of Dance Features Classics, New  Works and Final Season of Current Nutcracker Production BOSTON, MA – March 14, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for the 2011-2012 season. Boston Ballet’s 48th season, its third […]

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