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The National Ballet of Canada | La Sylphide Tours to Nation’s Capital

March 23, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada | La Sylphide Tours to Nation’s Capital Three performances at Ottawa’s National Arts Centre Principal Casting Announced Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the company’s return to the National Arts Centre in Ottawa with La Sylphide. Newly staged by internationally renowned dancer and choreographer […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | La Sylphide Opens the Winter Season Principal Casting Announced

February 20, 2016

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The National Ballet of Canada | La Sylphide Opens the Winter Season Principal Casting Announced Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for La Sylphide, with new staging by renowned Danish dancer and choreographer Johan Kobborg. La Sylphide opens the Winter Season on March 2, 2016 at […]

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Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with romantic classic La Sylphide

August 19, 2015

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Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with romantic classic La Sylphide Production will feature principal dancer Maria Mosina in her 20th season with Colorado Ballet   DENVER – Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with the romantic ballet La Sylphide, October 2-11, 2015 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  La Sylphide features choreography by August […]

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Casting For Queensland Ballet’s La Sylphide in London Announced

June 9, 2015

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CASTING FOR THE OLIVIER AND EVENING STANDARD AWARD WINNING ‘LA SYLPHIDE’ AT LONDON COLISEUM 04-08 AUGUST 2015 ANNOUNCED Over 30 years since it first captivated the capital’s audiences, the legendary production of August Bournonville’s La Sylphide will return to London this summer. Making their UK debut, it will be performed by Queensland Ballet, one of Australia’s […]

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Colorado Ballet announces 2015-2016 season

March 2, 2015

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Colorado Ballet announces 2015-2016 season   DENVER – Colorado Ballet Artistic Director Gil Boggs announced the 2015-2016 season, which will feature Colorado and world premiere ballets, a production the Company has not performed in 20 years, and the 55th annual production of The Nutcracker. Colorado Ballet opens its 55th season with the romantic ballet La […]

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Queensland Ballet | The award-winning production by Peter Schaufuss La Sylphide has sold out

February 10, 2015

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Queensland Ballet | The award-winning production by Peter Schaufuss La Sylphide has sold out Queensland Ballet’s Brisbane season of Peter Schaufuss’ award-winning production of La Sylphide has sold out. Queensland Ballet’s Artistic Director Li Cunxin is thrilled. “I’m so excited that La Sylphide has been so popular among audiences. “Peter Schaufuss is an international ballet […]

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The Royal Danish Ballet in London

January 10, 2015

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The Royal Danish Ballet in London The Royal Danish Ballet Soloists and Principals arrived in London this week for a tiny number of performances at the Peacock Theatre. They danced extracts from La Sylphide and Napoli as well as other works by August Bournonville, choreographer and ballet master from the 19th century who created more […]

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The Royal Danish Ballet Soloists and Principals -Bournonville Celebration

November 27, 2014

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The Royal Danish Ballet Soloists and Principals -Bournonville Celebration   9th & 10th January, 2015                               Peacock Theatre   Ten years since The Royal Danish Ballet’s last visit to Sadler’s Wells, principals and soloists from this internationally renowned company perform a programme featuring excerpts from works by August Bournonville, the acclaimed 19th century Royal Danish Ballet choreographer and ballet master […]

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Queensland Ballet debut in London with La Sylphide

September 2, 2014

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Australia’s Queensland Ballet debut in London with La Sylphide London Coliseum Theatre, London, 4th – 8th August 2015   In summer 2015 – over 30 years since it first captivated the capital’s audiences – the legendary production of August Bournonville’s ‘La Sylphide’ returns to London. This extraordinary reprise of Peter Schaufuss’ Evening Standard and Olivier […]

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La Sylphide: romantic ballet at its best

August 15, 2013

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Kevin Jackson and Madeleine Eastoe in La Sylphide. Photography Georges Antoni

La Sylphide: romantic ballet at its best Be swept away with fairies, witches and tutus in this lavish double bill Fall in love with the magic of ballet with La Sylphide. This sublime program brings you two heavenly ballets — Erik Bruhn’s La Sylphide and Marius Petipa’s Paquita – in a thoroughly enchanting double bill. […]

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CAROLINA BALLET PRINICPAL DANCERS TO PERFORM IN BELGIUM

July 2, 2013

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CAROLINA BALLET PRINICPAL DANCERS TO PERFORM IN BELGIUM RALEIGH, NC —  Carolina Ballet is pleased to announce that principal dancers Margaret Severin-Hansen and Gabor Kapin have been invited to perform with the Royal Ballet of Flanders in Antwerp, Belgium for the 2013-2014 season.  “This is a great honour for these two wonderful dancers and a […]

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La Sylphide: romantic ballet at its best

May 31, 2013

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Kevin Jackson and Madeleine Eastoe in La Sylphide. Photography Georges Antoni

La Sylphide: romantic ballet at its best Be swept away with fairies, witches and tutus in this lavish double bill Fall in love with the magic of ballet with La Sylphide. This sublime program brings you two heavenly ballets — Erik Bruhn’s La Sylphide and Marius Petipa’s Paquita – in a thoroughly enchanting double bill. La […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Widdison-Jacobs, Artist, West Australian Ballet

May 21, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Widdison-Jacobs, Artist,  West Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Well, to be honest, I do need my coffee in the morning but as soon as that kicks in I am excited to start the week. You never know what kind of rehearsals you will have […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet

May 15, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Ty King-Wall, Principal, The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Absolutely nothing! I get up at 8.30am….Not a morning person! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it did, what is it that has made you stick with it ? Insanity, and a certain level […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Hannah O’Neill, Paris Opera Ballet

May 7, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Hannah O’Neill, Paris Opera Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ?  It’s different every day I guess. Whether it’s something I’m looking forward to rehearsing or simply because the sun is shining. I try and live day by day and take it as it comes. A coffee […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Repertoire Announced for The Tenth International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize

November 20, 2012

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National Ballet of Canada | Repertoire Announced for The Tenth International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize Hosted by Sonia Rodriguez and Rex Harrington November 20, 2012… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the repertoire for The Tenth International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize which takes place November […]

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The Australian Ballet celebrates Masterpieces in 2013

September 5, 2012

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The Australian Ballet celebrates Masterpieces in 2013 The company looks beyond 50 for ballet’s next moves The Australian Ballet is presenting a season of ballet masterpieces in 2013, alongside a suite of exciting and innovative offstage projects. Launching the season in Melbourne today, Artistic Director David McAllister announced the 2013 repertoire and a number of initiatives […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Chinatsu Owada, Alabama Ballet

July 4, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Chinatsu Owada, Alabama Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? To remind myself that I have my body to dance and that I have supportive family who understand me living with my dream job makes me feel thankful and motivated. It makes me think “Let’s enjoy dancing while […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET AND TWB AND TWSB DANCERS WIN NUMEROUS AWARDS AT NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL DANCE COMPETITIONS

March 10, 2012

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET AND TWB AND TWSB DANCERS WIN NUMEROUS AWARDS AT NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL DANCE COMPETITIONS AURORA DICKIE AND JUNXIONG ZHAO WIN MEDALS AT THE BIANNUAL Cape Town International Ballet Competition (CTIBC) Alvin Tovstogray wins gold at tanzolymp 2012 The Washington School of Ballet (Twsb) Wins Outstanding School award While Twsb dancers win numerous […]

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS SECOND HALF OF SEASON WITH RARE BALANCHINE BALLETS

January 23, 2012

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS SECOND HALF OF SEASON WITH RARE BALANCHINE BALLETS RALEIGH, NC — Over the past thirteen-plus years Carolina Ballet has presented a program highlighting George Balanchine ballets each season.  Considered to be the greatest choreographer of the 20th century, Balanchine, the founder of New York City Ballet, was a mentor to artistic director […]

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