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The Royal Ballet’s Steven McRae gives a ballet masterclass

November 13, 2012

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The Royal Ballet’s Steven McRae gives a ballet masterclass On Sunday I reported on a ballet masterclass given by The Royal Ballet Principal Steven McRae at the Royal Academy of Dance. The ballet masterclass was part of a day celebrating dance, with 21 students at Advanced 2 RAD or equivalent.  McRae has been teaching from a […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE MASTER CLASSES at BALLET SAN JOSE

May 26, 2012

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE MASTER CLASSES at BALLET SAN JOSE Franco De Vita (Principal, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at ABT: Co-author of the ABT National Training Curriculum) and Raymond Lukens (Artistic Associate, ABT/NYU Master Program; Co-Author and Director of the ABT National Training Curriculum) Wednesday, May 30 at 5:30 – 7pm: Ages 8-10 with De Vita […]

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The National Ballet of Canada’s Outreach Programme YOU dances Goes to Thunder Bay and Parry Sound

March 27, 2011

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The National Ballet of Canada’s Outreach Programme YOU dances Goes to Thunder Bay and Parry Sound  March 25, 2011… The National Ballet of Canada’s successful outreach programme YOU dance visits Thunder Bay on March 28 – 31, 2011 and Parry Sound at the Festival of Sound’s Music Scores programme from April 11 – April 14, […]

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Ballet NEWS | English National Ballet – Masterclasses & Summer School

July 22, 2009

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dancer on pointe

Ballet dancers take class every day of their working lives – and sometimes beyond ! Class is a structured work out where all the major muscles are warmed up ready for the day ahead. For professional dancers it’s a time to ease out the stiffness of last night’s performance, or to strengthen an area perhaps […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet : Inside Story – From Gory to Gorgeous

June 16, 2009

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The Education department of the Royal Opera House continue their series of insights with this evening dedicated to the work of the wigs and make-up department. The last event on this subject was absolutely fascinating. There were two simultaneous demonstrations, one to turn a ballet dancer into a goat (with yak hair in the wig) […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet Jewels Masterclass

May 20, 2009

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Royal Ballet dancers on stage

Tonight’s Royal Ballet Masterclass was, as always, an absolute treat. It never ceases to amaze me how generous the dancers are with their time – something picked up tonight by Rozzie Metherell, the Insight Programme Manager, who thanked both the dancers for their time and for the indefatigable way in which they always step up […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet Masterclass tonight

May 20, 2009

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Tonight’s Royal Ballet Masterclass at the Royal Opera House will focus on Jewels, an upcoming production, which was hugely popular last year when it was staged for the first time at the Royal Opera House, running from 9 June – 19 June 2009. Unusually, there are a couple of seats left for tonight’s Masterclass (at […]

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