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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015

July 15, 2015

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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015   The class of 2015 who have graduated from The Royal Ballet School with contracts are : Chisato Katsura – The Royal Ballet Lukas Bjørneboe Brændsrød – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Harry Churches – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Leo Dixon – […]

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KINGS OF THE DANCE

January 21, 2014

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KINGS OF THE DANCE 19th – 22nd MARCH 2014, LONDON COLISEUM The critically-acclaimed KINGS OF THE DANCE makes its UK debut at the London Coliseum, Wednesday 19th – Saturday 22nd March 2014, showcasing the phenomenal artistry, style and power of its celebrated male dancers. The current KINGS OF THE DANCE line-up showcases the incomparable Roberto […]

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THE UK PREMIERE OF KINGS OF THE DANCE

September 10, 2013

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Ivan Vasiliev in La Bayadère. Photo by Rosalie O'Connor.

THE UK PREMIERE OF KINGS OF THE DANCE 19th – 22nd MARCH 2014, LONDON COLISEUM The critically-acclaimed KINGS OF THE DANCE makes its UK debut at the London Coliseum, Wednesday 19th – Saturday 22nd March 2014, showcasing the phenomenal artistry, style and power of its celebrated male dancers. The current KINGS OF THE DANCE line-up […]

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Happy Ballet Easter

March 31, 2013

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Happy Ballet Easter Happy Easter Ballet Newsers! If you have time over the holidays you might like to follow some of these links to features that perhaps you missed over the last week or so. First of all, there is Andre Uspenski’s wonderful photography book charting the dancer’s day at The Royal Ballet. Then there […]

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Mikhailovsky Ballet’s Nacho Duato to head Staatsballett Berlin

February 7, 2013

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Mikhailovsky Ballet’s Nacho Duato to head Staatsballett Berlin In 2014 Nacho Duato will become the head of the Staatsballett Berlin. At the same time he’ll continue his work with the Mikhailovsky Ballet Company as Resident Choreographer. The famous Spanish choreographer Nacho Duato will be the director of the German ballet company: in August 2014, after […]

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Ivan Vasiliev becomes Principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre

September 17, 2012

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Ivan Vasiliev in La Bayadère. Photo by Rosalie O'Connor.

Ivan Vasiliev becomes Principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre Ivan Vasiliev, Principal dancer  with the Mikhailovsky Ballet, has been named a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, effective immediately, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.  He is scheduled to perform during  the 2013 Metropolitan Opera House season and on ABT’s national and  […]

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The Mikhailovsky Ballet | London Tour announced

August 6, 2012

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The Mikhailovsky Ballet | London Tour announced   The Mikhailovsky Ballet will be touring to London next Spring. The company boasts an impressive roster of dancers including Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev. Between March and April 2013 they will present a two week tour, with a programme including Don Quixote, Swan Lake, Multiplicity. Forms of […]

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Marcelo Gomes to join the Mikhailovsky Ballet as Guest Principal Dancer

July 10, 2012

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Marcelo Gomes will join the Mikhailovsky Ballet as Guest Principal Dancer Marcelo Gomes will continue his collaboration with the Mikhailovsky Theatre as Guest Principal Dancer in the forthcoming 2012/13 season. The world-renowned dancer will perform leading roles in the company’s classical ballets, as well as participate in new productions of the Artistic Director of the […]

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American Ballet Theatre signs Polina Semionova as Principal

May 26, 2012

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POLINA SEMIONOVA TO JOIN ABT AS PRINCIPAL DANCER Polina Semionova will join American Ballet Theatre as a Principal Dancer in September 2012, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie. She will perform with ABT during the Company’s New York seasons, as well as its national and international tours. Semionova first appeared as a Guest […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Swan Lake, Mikhailovsky Ballet

July 23, 2010

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Swan Lake Mikhailovsky Ballet Coliseum, London 22nd July 2010 Swan Lake © Mikhailovsky Theatre Mikhail Messerer, Ballet Master in Chief of the Mikhailovsky Theatre, said during a recent interview that he wanted success with British audiences and to expose the Company internationally. There can be no doubt that he has succeeded on both counts, just […]

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Triple Bill, Mikhailovsky Ballet, London

July 19, 2010

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Triple Bill The Mikhailovsky Ballet Coliseum, London July 18th 2010 Spring Waters The Mikhailovsky Ballet was first seen in London a couple of years ago, also at the Coliseum, when they were warmly received. This time they’ve fared less well so far, though expectations were high. They started with Le Halte de Cavalerie, 36 minutes […]

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Mikhailovsky Theatre premiere Swan Lake in London next month & BREAKING BALLET NEWS

June 24, 2010

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The Mikhailovsky Theatre tour to the UK from July 13-25 @ The London Coliseum with a premiere of Swan Lake, a ballet in four acts with music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, choreography: Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, Alexander Gorsky, Asaf Messerer, revised by Mikhail Messerer, set and Costume Design: Simon Virsaladze, and Principal Designer of the Revival: […]

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