Tag Archives: MacMillan

The Sarasota Ballet becomes first American company to bring Sir Frederick Ashton’s Marguerite and Armand to the stage

November 10, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet becomes first American company to bring Sir Frederick Ashton’s Marguerite and Armand to the stage An evening of premieres, the Company also performs Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Concerto and Sir Peter Wright’s Summertide The Sarasota Ballet offers up a mixed repertory program titled MacMillan, Wright & Ashton featuring works by three Knights of […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Beatriz Stix-Brunell, Soloist, The Royal Ballet

December 20, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Beatriz Stix-Brunell, Soloist, The Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I’m fully ready to ‘get at it ‘on Monday. Sunday is my day off and I use it to fully decompress and recharge. Company class on Monday morning is the lead-in to a busy and […]

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The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance 2011

July 11, 2011

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ballet dancers on stage in tutus

The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance at the Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet School Annual Performance 8th July 2011 The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Dedicating this performance to its founder, Dame Ninette de Valois (actually by birth, Edris Stannus), The Royal Ballet School chose her carefully choreographed game of chess to open the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Isabelle Ciaravola, Étoile, Opéra National de Paris

January 16, 2011

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  Cupcakes & Conversation with Isabelle Ciaravola, Étoile, Opéra National de Paris   What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ?  A good coffee as every day hahhahahahaa !!! First, I have to wake up slowl, listen to some nice music, drink an espresso and a fresh red orange juice… a hot bath … […]

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LATEST Ballet NEWS – Royal Ballet La Bayadere new release & more

September 26, 2010

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photograph of DVD cover of La Bayadere

Early next year see’s the much anticipated release of The Royal Ballet’s La Bayadere, starring Carlos Acosta and Tamara Rojo.  It’s available for pre-order via Opus Arte, or you can wait until it becomes available via other retailers such as Amazon.  Worth the purchase price just for those two, there is also the utterly sublime […]

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