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New stories from The Norwegian National Ballet

September 4, 2014

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New stories from The Norwegian National Ballet   Ibsen’s Ghosts as a full-length ballet and a new Carmen by Liam Scarlett are among the highlights of The Norwegian National Ballet’s 2014/15 season program. – “We want to explore new ways of telling the timeless stories,” says artistic director Ingrid Lorentzen.   In June 2014, The […]

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Houston Ballet Launches 2013-14 Season With Four Premieres

August 26, 2013

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Houston Ballet Launches 2013-14 Season With Four Premieres September 5 – 15, 2013 Acclaimed Canadian Choreographer James Kudelka Creates His Second Commissioned Work for Houston Ballet   American Premiere of Christopher Bruce’s Moving Intimate Pages   World Premieres By Up-and-Coming Choreographers Garrett Smith and Melissa Hough   From September 5-15, 2013, Houston Ballet launches its […]

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013-2014 SEASON

July 6, 2013

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013-2014 SEASON World Premieres by Melissa Hough, James Kudelka, Garrett Smith and Stanton Welch Highlight Season Company Presents North American Premiere of David Bintley’s Three-Act Aladdin in February 2014 Eight New Works Enter the Company’s Repertoire, including Ji•í Kylián’s Sechs Tanze and Stanton Welch’s Of Blessed Memory Houston Ballet Celebrates Stanton Welch’s […]

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HOUSTON BALLET SHOWCASES FEMALE CHOREOGRAPHERS IN WOMEN@ART

July 14, 2012

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HOUSTON BALLET SHOWCASES FEMALE CHOREOGRAPHERS IN WOMEN@ART SEPTEMBER 20 – 30 Acclaimed Canadian Choreographer Aszure Barton Creates Her First Commissioned Work for Houston Ballet Company Premiere of The Brahms-Haydn Variations is the Second Work by Twyla Tharp to Enter Houston Ballet’s Repertoire HOUSTON, TEXAS – From September 20-30, 2012, Houston Ballet presents Women@Art featuring a […]

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES PROMOTIONS

June 15, 2012

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES PROMOTIONS Melissa Hough Promoted to First Soloist Nozomi Iijima, Allison Miller, And Charles-Louis Yoshiyama promoted To Demi Soloist Houston, Texas – Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch promoted Melissa Hough to the rank of first soloist and Nozomi Iijima, Allison Miller, and Charles-Louis Yoshiyama to the rank of demi soloist.   “Melissa […]

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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS ONE NIGHT ONLY JUBILEE OF DANCE

December 1, 2011

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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS ONE NIGHT ONLY JUBILEE OF DANCE Performance Honors Managing Director Cecil C. Conner, Jr.  for His 17 Years of Service Stanton Welch Creates World Premiere Highlighting the Company Men Soloist Melissa Hough Premieres Ballet on the Brown Theater Stage Company Principals Perform Excerpt from New Works,  Signature Ballets and Beloved Classics HOUSTON, TEXAS […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Melissa Hough, Soloist, Houston Ballet

July 30, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Melissa Hough, Soloist, Houston Ballet What prompted your move to Houston Ballet ? I have been with Boston Ballet for seven years and I’ve been feeling the need to change for quite some time. I’ve always liked Boston Ballet’s size and Houston Ballet has about the same number of dancers. I’m […]

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