Tag Archives: Gillian Murphy

Sarasota Ballet Presents A Celebration of Two Worlds, Music and Dance

September 30, 2016

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Sarasota Ballet Presents A Celebration of Two Worlds, Music and Dance An elegant and thrilling evening of opera and ballet Bringing world-class performers to the Suncoast area, The Sarasota Ballet announced today they will hold the first annual Celebration of Two Worlds event on January 8, 2017 at the Sarasota Opera House.  This one-of-a-kind event […]

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The Australian Ballet | La Bayadere

July 25, 2014

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Robyn Hendricks in La Bayadère. Photography Georges Antoni

Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère: Classical ballet meets Bollywood – international superstars heading down under for the Australian première One of Bollywood’s brightest stars, Australian born Pallavi Sharda will add a touch of Bollywood glamour to the opening night of Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère when she joins Melbourne’s glitterati for its Australian première this August. Fresh […]

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Fast, flirty, and fresh – a ballet sampler from the Royal New Zealand Ballet

June 17, 2014

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Fast, flirty, and fresh – a ballet sampler from the Royal New Zealand Ballet   In what will be the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s last season under Ethan Stiefel’s artistic direction, Allegro: Five Short Ballets is a powerhouse of extraordinary and diverse ballets from some of the world’s leading choreographers. Opening in Auckland on 30 […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Bronte Kelly, Royal New Zealand Ballet

February 11, 2014

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RNZB dancers in Bronte Kelly and Helio Lima in Don Quixote pas de deux TOWER Tutus on tour - credit Evan Li

Cupcakes & Conversation with Bronte Kelly, Royal New Zealand Ballet From Queensland, Australia, Bronte started dancing at the age of four and went on to train at The Australian Ballet School. She joined Royal New Zealand Ballet at the start of 2011 and recent highlights include appearing in Balanchine’s Who Cares?, performing the title role in […]

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Qi Huan, the Royal New Zealand Ballet

January 29, 2014

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Qi Huan in Final Dress - one of three short ballets in NYC

Cupcakes and Conversation with Qi Huan, the Royal New Zealand Ballet  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? When I wake up in the mornings, I don’t usually think too much. I just quickly wash up, get something to eat and go to work! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say […]

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American Ballet Theatre announces new season

June 27, 2013

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American Ballet Theatre announces new season

American Ballet Theatre announces new Fall season Box Office Opens Monday, July 22 The World Premiere of The Tempest by Alexei Ratmansky will highlight American Ballet Theatre’s inaugural Fall season at the David H. Koch Theater, October 30-November 10, 2013.  The Fall 2013 season, announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, will also feature revivals […]

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Royal New Zealand Ballet counts down to Made to Move

February 20, 2013

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Royal New Zealand Ballet counts down to Made to Move It is only one week until the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s 2013 season opens at the St James Theatre in Wellington on 27 February with Made to Move – three world premieres in one night. Christchurch born choreographer Andrew Simmons returns to the company to […]

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American Ballet Theatre | Nutcracker casting

December 1, 2012

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American Ballet Theatre | Nutcracker casting PRINCIPAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR ABT’S THE NUTCRACKER AT BAM HOWARD GILMAN OPERA HOUSE DECEMBER 7-16, 2012 Xiomara Reyes and Eric Tamm to Lead Opening Night Cast11/19/2012 – Xiomara Reyes and Eric Tamm will lead the opening night cast of American Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera […]

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The Royal New Zealand Ballet | Rave reviews for Giselle world premiere, ahead of tour

November 14, 2012

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RNZB Giselle - Andrew Bowman (Albrecht) and Antonia Hewitt (Giselle) CREDIT Evan Li)

The Royal New Zealand Ballet | Rave reviews for Giselle world premiere, ahead of tour Described as “two stellar forces in world ballet” Ethan Stiefel and Johan Kobborg’s brand new production of the TelstraClear Season of Giselle for the Royal New Zealand Ballet, which had its world premiere in Wellington on 7th November. Audience members […]

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The Royal New Zealand Ballet | Giselle leaps between stage and silver screen

November 2, 2012

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The Royal New Zealand Ballet | Giselle leaps between stage and silver screen The New Zealand Film Commission is thrilled to announce support for a new feature film Giselle in collaboration with the Royal New Zealand Ballet. Filming of Giselle is already underway with the ballet production of the same name approaching opening night. “This […]

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The most dramatic and beautiful of ballets Giselle – The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s major new production

September 26, 2012

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Gillian Murphy as Giselle

The most dramatic and beautiful of ballets Giselle – The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s major new production   A high-profile new staging of Giselle, performed by the Royal New Zealand Ballet, will premiere in Wellington on 7November ahead of a seven centre tour. Ethan Stiefel, RNZB Artistic Director, will co-produce The TelstraClear Season of Giselle, with […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Gillian Murphy, Guest Artist with Royal New Zealand Ballet & Principal with American Ballet Theatre

September 13, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Gillian Murphy, Guest Artist with Royal New Zealand Ballet & Principal with American Ballet Theatre Gillian will next star as Giselle in the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s production of Giselle, co-choreographed by Ethan Stiefel and Johan Kobborg. (7 November – 12 December)   How have you settled into life in New […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET CONGRATULATES PRINCESS GRACE AWARD-WINNER MARGARET MULLIN!

August 17, 2011

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET CONGRATULATES PRINCESS GRACE AWARD-WINNER MARGARET MULLIN!   Pacific Northwest Ballet was thrilled to learn today that corps de ballet dancer Margaret Mullin has been chosen as a recipient of the prestigious Princess Grace Award. Presented by the Princess Grace Foundation-USA, the Awards help emerging artists pursue their artistic goals in theater, film, […]

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American Ballet Theatre – Programme Two, Sadlers Wells

February 3, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre Programme 2 Theme and Variations, Jardin Aux Lilas, Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux, Company B Sadlers Wells Tuesday 2nd February 2011 In some ways Programme Two seemed, on paper at least, to offer the better selection of short ballets than Tuesday nights Programme One.  True, it has greater diversity, ranging from a tutu […]

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American Ballet Theatre, Programme One, Sadlers Wells, London

February 2, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre Programme One Seven Sonatas, Known By heart, Duo Concertant, Everything Doesn’t Happen at Once Sadlers Wells 1st February 2011 Receiving its UK Premiere, Seven Sonatas launches American Ballet Theatre’s first programme of triple bills during this tour to London.  Choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky it’s a piece for three couples who flow and […]

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

January 27, 2011

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American Ballet Theatre updated casting for London tour

Ethan Stiefel will  not be performing in London, and so the casting has been revised as follows. American Ballet Theatre Two Mixed Bills UK PREMIERE Tuesday 1 – Sunday 6 February 2011 Performances: Tue – Sun at 7.30pm, Sat and Sun matinees at 2.30pm Tickets: £10 – £70  Ticket office: 0844 412 4300 or please vitsit the Sadlers […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE PRINCIPALS GILLIAN MURPHY AND ETHAN STIEFEL TO APPEAR ON GOSSIP GIRL

November 3, 2010

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American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancers Gillian Murphy and Ethan Stiefel will make a cameo appearance on the CW’s hit television series Gossip Girl on November 8, 2010.  The episode, which was filmed in September, features Ms. Murphy and Mr. Stiefel as guests at a fictional ballet gala at Lincoln Center. Gossip Girl airs at 9:00 […]

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Ethan Stiefel appointed Artistic Director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet

October 29, 2010

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One of the world’s most acclaimed dancers has been appointed Artistic Director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet. Gillian Murphy will join him. ONE of the world’s most acclaimed dancers has been appointed Artistic Director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet.   Ethan Stiefel – currently a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre (ABT) and […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO PERFORM IN MOSCOW

October 7, 2010

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO PERFORM IN MOSCOW

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO PERFORM IN MOSCOW, MARCH 29-31, 2010 American Ballet Theatre will perform in Moscow, March 29-31, 2011 at the new stage of the State Academic Bolshoi Theater of Russia.  The tour was announced today by ABT Executive Director Rachel Moore. American Ballet Theatre’s performances in Moscow are part of the annual Mstislav […]

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JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE

September 9, 2010

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JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE New York Farewell Scheduled for Thursday, June 30, 2011 at Metropolitan Opera House             Jose Manuel Carreño, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 1995, will retire from the Company in August 2011 following performances on the Company’s tour to Asia.  A […]

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