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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR

August 19, 2016

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch AM announces the appointment of Madeleine Onne as Director of Houston Ballet Academy. Ms. Onne will work closely with Mr. Welch to continue the high standard of educational and artistic excellence that the Academy has established over the past […]

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Madeleine Onne will leave Hong Kong Ballet at the end of the season after completing eight years as Artistic Director

August 9, 2016

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Madeleine Onne will leave Hong Kong Ballet at the end of the season after completing eight years as Artistic Director   Hong Kong Ballet (HKB) announced today that Madeleine Onne will not renew her contract after the completion of her current and second contract as Artistic Director of the Company in June 2017.   Ms Onne […]

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A Celebration of Dance: The Hong Kong Ballet at 35

August 23, 2014

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A Celebration of Dance: The Hong Kong Ballet at 35 A jubilant mixed bill representing the best of The Hong Kong Ballet This October The Hong Kong Ballet presents a mixed bill programme in celebration of the Company’s 35th anniversary. With the box office due to open on 22nd August, Artistic Director Madeleine Onne spoke […]

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Two of The Hong Kong Ballet’s dancers nominated for the Prix Benois de la Danse “the Oscars of the ballet world!”

April 24, 2014

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Two of The Hong Kong Ballet’s dancers nominated for the Prix Benois de la Danse “the Oscars of the ballet world!” The Hong Kong Ballet’s artistic excellence has just been confirmed with the nomination of two of the Company’s dancers for the Prix Benois de la Danse, an award often referred to as “the Oscars […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Newly Commissioned Ballet The Dream of the Red Chamber

September 9, 2013

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Liu Yu-yao, as Dai Yu

The Dream of the Red Chamber – A newly commissioned ballet co-produced by The Hong Kong Ballet and Ballett Dortmund A truly international collaboration Chinese wisdom asserts that ‘blood is thicker than water’ but can loyalty to family overpower the longings of true love? The Hong Kong Ballet will present the International Première of The […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet announces line-up for 2013-14 dance season

June 4, 2013

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The Dream of the Red Chamber. Bettina Stoess

The Hong Kong Ballet announces line-up for 2013-14 dance season Includes the International Première of The Dream of the Red Chamber Season’s programme also includes Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Ballet Classics for Children: Swan Lake, and Spring Ballet Delights 2014 The Hong Kong Ballet announces the exciting line-up for 2013-14 dance season, including a very […]

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Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet,continues to lead the Company to make great strides in the ballet world

April 30, 2013

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Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet,continues to lead the Company to make great strides in the ballet world <Hong Kong – 30 April 2013> Following Daisy Ho’s appointment as Chairman of the Board of Governors, The Hong Kong Ballet announces that Madeleine Onne will continue service as Artistic Director of The Hong Kong […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet promotes Wei Wei, “an outstanding talent”

March 17, 2013

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The Hong Kong Ballet promotes Wei Wei, “an outstanding talent”   Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet, has taken the exceptional decision today to promote an outstanding dancer mid-season. Madeleine took audience members and Company dancers by surprise when she came on stage on 16th March evening at the end of a […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | The Sleeping Beauty

January 14, 2013

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The Hong Kong Ballet | The Sleeping Beauty A Production by Cynthia Harvey, former Principal Dancer of American Ballet Theatre & The Royal Ballet Starring Stuttgart Ballet Principal Dancer Friedemann Vogel <Hong Kong – 14 January 2013>  Commissioned for The Hong Kong Ballet in 2010 and produced by former Principal Dancer of American Ballet Theatre and The […]

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Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet attends Rural Retreat in the UK

January 9, 2013

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Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet, attends Rural Retreat in the UK <Hong Kong – 9 January 2012> At the beginning of January 2013, The Hong Kong Ballet’s Madeleine Onne was one of 28 Artistic Directors from the world’s foremost dance companies who attended the 10th Rural Retreat for dance leaders. The event, hosted […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Clärchen Character from the original tale of The Nutcracker re-introduced

November 28, 2012

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Child dancer Cheryl Heung

Clärchen Character from the original tale of The Nutcracker re-introduced The Hong Kong Ballet’s brand new production of The Nutcracker will have its world première this December. Choreographer Terence Kohler has brought Clärchen, Clara’s beloved doll, back into the limelight. Clärchen was a character in the book that inspired the ballet, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s The Nutcracker […]

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Candice Adea, winner of the Helsinki International Ballet Competition joins The Hong Kong Ballet

October 29, 2012

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Candice Adea, winner of the Helsinki International Ballet Competition joins The Hong Kong Ballet <Hong Kong – 26 October 2012> Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet, announces that Candice Adea, winner of the Helsinki International Ballet Competition 2012, joins the Company as a Soloist. Candice joins The Hong Kong Ballet from BalletPhilippines […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | The Nutcracker world premiere

October 15, 2012

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A holiday classic re-imagined for the 21st century The Nutcracker – World Première this Christmas <Hong Kong – 15th October 2012> The Hong Kong Ballet has staged The Nutcracker for more than 15 years and it has become a festive favourite for families in Hong Kong. 2012 marks a new beginning – The Hong Kong […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet promotes 6 dancers, and welcomes 12 new faces

July 23, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet promotes 6 dancers, and welcomes 12 new faces <Hong Kong – 23 July 2012> Madeleine Onne, Artistic Director of The Hong Kong Ballet, has just announced the promotions of 6 dancers who have shown outstanding talent and dedication this year. In addition, the Company will welcome an influx of fresh new talent, […]

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Wu Fei-fei, Soloist at The Hong Kong Ballet, wins the “Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer” Award at

May 3, 2012

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A room of her Own Wu Fei-fei, Li Jia-bo Photograph Conrad Dy-Liacco

Wu Fei-fei, Soloist at The Hong Kong Ballet, wins the “Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer” Award at the 2012 Hong Kong Dance Awards Hong Kong – 3 May 2012 The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce that its Soloist, Wu Fei-fei, has won the award for “Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer” at […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Giselle – The most romantic ballet of all time

March 19, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Giselle – The most romantic ballet of all time A heart-breakingly poignant tale of love, deceit and forgiveness starring Prima Ballerina Tan Yuan Yuan For more than 160 years, Giselle has been heralded as the most romantic ballet in the classical repertoire; combining passion and melancholy with beautiful choreography, this […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet – Annual Audition in New York

February 10, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet – Annual Audition in New York ***AUDITION RESCHEDULED TO 25 MARCH*** The audition previously scheduled on 19 February will now take place on 25 March 2012, 3.00 p.m.– 6.00 p.m. at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, The Joan Weill Center for Dance, 405 W. 55th Street (at 9th Avenue), New York, […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet – First Asian Partner Company of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne

November 18, 2011

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The Hong Kong Ballet – First Asian Partner Company of the prestigious Prix de Lausanne Hong Kong – 18 November 2011 – The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce that it has been chosen as a Partner Company by the Artistic Committee of the world-renowned dance competition, the Prix de Lausanne. The 40th edition of […]

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Hong Kong Ballet | Interview with Kinsun Chan

October 22, 2011

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Hong Kong Ballet Moments In Time – two world premières by Chinese choreographers     The Hong Kong Ballet commissioned three of today’s most promising contemporary choreographers, Peter Quanz, Kinsun Chan and Fei Bo to create new ballets for the Company – the result is a trio of powerful, thought-provoking ballets. The creative process continues as […]

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Hong Kong Ballet | Moments in Time

October 4, 2011

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    Moments In Time – 3 original ballets made exclusively for The Hong Kong Ballet Hong Kong – 9 September 2011 – The Hong Kong Ballet presents a trio of contemporary ballets created exclusively for the Company – Moments In Time will be staged at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre’s Grand Theatre from 4 to […]

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