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José Carreño Announces that Sarasota’s Carreño Dance Festival will not be Cancelled

January 4, 2014

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José Carreño Announces that Sarasota’s Carreño Dance Festival will not be Cancelled José Carreño and Ballet San Jose, along with Director Iain Webb of The Sarasota Ballet, revitalize the Carreño Dance Festival into a program for pre-professional dancers SARASOTA, Fla. – January 4, 2014 – The Sarasota Ballet, in conjunction with Ballet San Jose, announced today they […]

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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season

September 24, 2012

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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season  Tamara Rojo, the new Artistic Director of English National Ballet, today announced details of the company’s new season, talked about her vision for the company and introduced her new artistic team. Ecstasy and Death – 20th Century masterpieces including the company premiere of Jiř Kylián’s […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Russian Ballet Icons Gala

March 9, 2012

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Russian Ballet Icons Gala London Coliseum Sunday 4th March 2012 What a night. The thing about this Gala series is that you don’t get standard gala fare – Don Quixote, Swan Lake etc,. Galas can present the kind of difficulties that you don’t find in the standard repertory and arise out of a lack of rehearsal […]

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Xiomara Reyes, principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre, brings Cuban ‘sol’ to London

March 11, 2011

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Ballet News takes in the Cuban sol! When I was researching for this interview one of my friends told me that I’d have such fun because Xio was so lovely and easy to talk to.  And that’s exactly what happened. Xiomara Reyes is a principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre and has been since 2003. […]

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The secret of Celisa’s success

September 15, 2010

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The secret of Celisa’s success

Even the clothes are wilting.  The air in the studio is languid and thick with endeavour.  Discarded tutus and dresses longer and thinner than pencils scatter the floor and droop earthwards. But not our star dancer.  Celisa Diuana, a corps de ballet dancer with The Royal Ballet, is trying to hit the photographer’s mark with a […]

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