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The Autumn 2012 Season at Sadlers Wells

May 17, 2012

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The Autumn 2012 Season at Sadlers Wells Thin pickings at Sadlers Wells if it’s classical ballet you’re looking for – this Autumn season sees just two ballet companies visiting the theatre. In September, San Francisco Ballet present three mixed bills : Symphonic Dances by Edwaard Liang, Divertimento No 15 by George Balanchine and Christopher Wheeldon’s […]

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Ballet on Halloween | Shoes, Style and Shivers

October 28, 2011

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Ballet on Halloween – treats, style, shoes & ballet!   The folklore surrounding the annual Halloween celebration, on October 31st, links it to the Celtic festival of Samhain, which roughly means ‘summer’s end’ though it’s origins have also been associated with the Roman feast of Pomona (goddess of fruits and seeds).  The name itself, Halloween, is a Scottish vaiant […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Maria Kochetkova, Principal, San Francisco Ballet

April 1, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Maria Kochetkova, Principal, San Francisco Ballet Elo Double Evil photo © Erik Tomasson What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Coffee and a croissant. What are you looking forward to dancing in 2010 ? We just had a premier of Wheeldon’s new ballet Ghosts where I was dancing […]

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