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Two Ballet des Amériques students accepted by the Opera National de Paris

February 14, 2014

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Two Ballet des Amériques students accepted by the Opera National de Paris Two students at Ballet des Amériques have been accepted by the Opera National de Paris as boarder trainees to the Paris Opera’s Summer School. Alexandria O. and Isabel W. – both residents of Greenwich, Connecticut – are trained by Carole Alexis, Director of […]

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Ballet meets The Olympics

August 11, 2012

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Ballet meets The Olympics Seb Coe, chair of the Olympic organising committee (LOCOG) is put through his paces by ballet dancers. Meanwhile, dancers from English National Ballet performed an extract from Swan Lake, which they are currently performing at the London Coliseum, at the O2 Arena ahead of the gymnastics competition.  Unfortunately it wasn’t broadcast […]

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Dance GB: 3 National Dance Companies, 1 unforgettable experience

May 25, 2012

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Dance GB: 3 National Dance Companies, 1 unforgettable experience A ground-breaking national celebration of dance inspired by the London 2012 Olympics Dance GB, UK Tour 19 June – 8 July The UK’s three national dance companies – Scottish Ballet, English National Ballet and National Dance Company Wales, will perform together for the first time in […]

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Ballet News | Dance GB – The UK’s three national dance companies create work and perform together for the first time in Summer 2012

October 24, 2011

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Dance GB – The UK‘s three national dance companies create work and perform together for the first time in Summer 2012 Tickets now on sale 19 – 23 June, Glasgow Theatre Royal 28 – 30 June, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff 4 – 8 July, big top tent in grounds of Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich ‘Dancers are the athletes […]

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The Royal Ballet blazed a trail…. or did they ? You have your say

June 22, 2011

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The Royal Ballet at the O2 On 17th June 2011, The Royal Ballet pushed the boat out from their usual home in Covent Garden to the O2 in Greenwich for four performances of Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo & Juliet. They took with them their star names – Carlos Acosta, Tamara Rojo, Alina Cojocaru, Johan Kobborg, Lauren […]

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