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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Details of 2012 Gala, Themed ‘For the Love of Ballet’

November 1, 2011

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Details of 2012 Gala, Themed ‘For the Love of Ballet’   November 1, 2011…Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce that the School’s signature fundraising event, its annual Gala, will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2012, at The Ritz-Carlton.  The theme, For the Love of Ballet, marks NBS’ […]

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Ballet Business | How to get into ballet

September 15, 2011

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How to get into ballet I know what’s going through your mind.  There you are, centre stage.  Spotlight on you.  Only YOU. Cut … The reality is that there is NOTHING glamorous about ballet training and that your chances of ever being seen in that spotlight are tiny. The ballet world If the ballet world were […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Details of 2011 Gala, Themed Shine

December 2, 2010

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Details of 2011 Gala, Themed Shine November 29, 2010…Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce that the School’s signature fundraising event, its annual gala, this year will take place on Saturday, February 5, 2011, at The Fairmont Royal York Hotel.  In celebration of fifty-one years of glowing accomplishment and […]

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Ballet Gala in aid of The Honeypot Charity reviewed

November 8, 2010

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Ballet Gala in aid of Honeypot Charity Britten Theatre November 7th 2010 Galas can be tricky.  You could have presenters to introduce each piece, which the audience can tire of; you can choose standard gala fare which again, can put people off, or you can be bold and brave.  Mara Galeazzi did just that when […]

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Behind the scenes with Royal Ballet dancer Celisa Diuana as she rehearses for Ballet Gala

November 1, 2010

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Last weekend, Celisa Diuana found time during her incredibly busy schedule to arrange her third rehearsal for one of three ballet’s she will dance for the Ballet Gala in aid of the Honeypot Charity on November 7th.  I recently interviewed Diuana and published a behind-the-scenes snapshot of the photo shoot which accompanied the piece.  The […]

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Swan In The City

October 4, 2010

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Swan In The City Cork City Ballet Announces a Gala Performance of “Swan Lake” on Saturday night, 27th November.  Patrons of the Gala performance will receive champagne and canapés at the interval and a complimentary souvenir programme and DVD. So dress to impress and decide whether you’re coming as Samantha, Carrie, Charlotte, Miranda or Mr. Big […]

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Gala @ The London Coliseum, in homage to Rudolph Nureyev

February 15, 2010

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Gala @ The London Coliseum, in homage to Rudolph Nureyev

A gala night is planned as a tribute to Nureyev in March.  As you can see, there are a great many dance stars who will be dancing on the night.  Don’t miss the chance to see Igor Zelensky in London, and Polina Semionova will be back later in the summer to guest for English National Ballet […]

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Ballet NEWS | ROYAL BALLET GALA TOMORROW EVENING

September 26, 2009

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Here are the very latest details for tomorrow nights show. As I type this, there are a few tickets left so if you are keen to see the dancers of The Royal Ballet performing World Premieres in a unique setting, please do book quickly ! Unusually for a Gala night, the tickets are extremely good […]

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