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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced

April 6, 2016

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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced Today The Royal Ballet announced their plans for the 2016/17 season (marking 70 years since the Company reopened the Royal Opera House), which will include four world premieres and the return of Leanne Benjamin and Viviana Durante to coach Mayerling and Anastasia respectively. Darcey Bussell will return to coach […]

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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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The Sarasota Ballet is the first American company to perform two of Sir Frederick Ashton’s greatest ballets in its 25th Anniversary Season

August 4, 2015

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The Sarasota Ballet is the first American company to perform two of Sir Frederick Ashton’s greatest ballets in its 25th Anniversary Season Featuring the famed Enigma Variations and the timeless Marguerite and Armand Sarasota, FL (July 30, 2015) – Known for reviving ballets nearly lost and bringing Sir Frederick Ashton’s works back to America, The […]

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The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton

April 5, 2013

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The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton

The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton An upcoming mixed bill called The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton will feature five of his ballets : La Valse Méditation from Thaïs (performed by retiring Principal Leanne Benjamin) Voices of Spring Monotones l and ll Marguerite and Armand (Tamara Rojo’s last performance with the company and partnered by […]

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The Royal Ballet | Tamara Rojo’s final curtain call

February 22, 2013

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The Royal Ballet | Tamara Rojo’s final curtain call Last night was Royal Ballet Principal dancer Tamara Rojo’s final curtain call at The Royal Opera House. Rojo danced Marguerite and Armand alongside Sergei Polunin. Tamara Rojo was a Principal dancer with The Royal Ballet for 12 years and left The Royal Ballet last year to become Artistic […]

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THE ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES GUEST ARTISTS FOR 2012/13 SEASON

July 19, 2012

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THE ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES GUEST ARTISTS FOR 2012/13 SEASON Principal of the Mikhailovsky Ballet, Natalia Osipova, will make her Royal Ballet debut in Swan Lake later this year. She will join the Company for three performances on 10, 13 and 25 October, dancing alongside regular Royal Ballet Principal Guest Artist Carlos Acosta. Tamara Rojo and […]

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THE ROYAL BALLET 2012/13 SEASON

March 14, 2012

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The Royal Ballet 2012/13 season details   Six world premieres Two works new to the Company Classics including Swan Lake,      La Bayadère and The Nutcracker Other full-length ballets Mayerling,      Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland      and Onegin One act ballets by Balanchine, Fokine, McGregor, Nureyev, Robbins,      Scarlett and Wheeldon The Royal Ballet in Northern        […]

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The Royal Ballet Autumn booking period casting

July 6, 2011

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Royal Ballet booking period 1 | Autumn 2011 The casting for booking period one produces some notable debuts.  The headlines are : Takada debuts in The Sleeping Beauty & The Nutcracker Kish debuts in Emeralds (Jewels), Requiem, The Sleeping Beauty & The Nutcracker McRae debuts in Rubies (Jewels) Polunin debuts in Marguerite and Armand & Manon […]

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