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Ballet San Jose | Season of Premieres

February 2, 2012

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Ballet San Jose | Season of Premieres Ballet San Jose opens the 2012 “Season of Premieres” with two Company premieres, and a revival from 2002, March 2nd at San Jose Center for the Performing Arts. PROGRAM ONE slated for March 2-4 opens with the premiere of the iconic classical ballet Paquita (after Marius Petipa’s 1881 […]

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American Ballet Theatre’s Ethan Stiefel to retire

January 23, 2012

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ETHAN STIEFEL TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE Ethan Stiefel, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 1997, will retire from the Company at the conclusion of the 2012 Metropolitan Opera House season in New York City, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.  Stiefel will give his farewell […]

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BALLET SAN JOSE ANNOUNCES 2012 SEASON

January 10, 2012

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BALLET SAN JOSE ANNOUNCES 2012 SEASON Since my article on the backstage problems at Ballet San Jose, their press office has stopped sending me press releases.  Nevertheless, I am reliably kept up to date on developments, and here is the latest company announcement. The dancers have been laid-off since December 24th 2011, cautious about making any plans to […]

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