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Ballet News Reviews | Roberto Bolle Voyage into Beauty

August 11, 2015

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Ballet News Reviews | Roberto Bolle Voyage into Beauty This Voyage into Beauty really is a journey worth taking. Not just a coffee table book of photographs (and what photographs!) but the writing, too, is a thing a beauty. Sparce, but beautifully written. What is beauty ? The Pythagorean’s proportion and harmony ? The Augustine […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Angela Malan, Senior Principal dancer, Ballet Mistress and Coach, South African Ballet Theatre

May 27, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Angela Malan, Senior Principal dancer, Ballet Mistress and Coach, South African Ballet Theatre  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I am motivated by the constant, yet unobtainable strive for perfection! Why ballet ? Ballet is the only thing that feeds all I need: my soul, my body, […]

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Ballet Business | You are what you eat

May 1, 2012

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Ballet Business | You are what you eat, especially as ballet dancers One issue remains in the headlines after the news was announced that Royal Ballet Principal Tamara Rojo had been appointed Artistic Director at English National Ballet (April 13th 2012) from September this year : eating disorders (ED) in ballet.  A subject rarely discussed openly, […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS RUDOLF NUREYEV’S VIBRANT MASTERPIECE DON QUIXOTE

April 4, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS RUDOLF NUREYEV’S VIBRANT MASTERPIECE DON QUIXOTE   Boston Ballet’s Spring Season of Dance Continues at The Boston Opera House   BOSTON, MA – April 4, 2012 – Boston Ballet presents Rudolf Nureyev’s Don Quixote, April 26 – May 6, at The Boston Opera House, continuing the 2012 spring season of dance. The […]

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Ballet News | Ballet Bags at London Fashion Week

February 23, 2012

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Ballet News | Ballet Bags at London Fashion Week & beyond The New York Miu Miu Continuing my recent ballet bag theme with Mulberry’s Del Rey, Miu Miu has created a limited edition collection to be launched at each of the 4 headline Miu Miu stores in London, New York, Paris & of course, Milan. Each […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS JOHN CRANKO’S ROMEO AND JULIET TO LAUNCH THE 2011-2012 SEASON

October 12, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS JOHN CRANKO’S ROMEO AND JULIET TO LAUNCH THE 2011-2012 SEASON The Greatest Love Story of All Time Takes the Stage at The Boston Opera House BOSTON, MA – October 12, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen’s presents John Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet, November 3-13 at The Boston Opera House. This […]

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From Student to Star – The Royal Ballet’s Claudia Dean

August 2, 2011

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For a few months and across continents I’ve been catching up with Claudia Dean, one of this years graduates of The Royal Ballet School.  Dean begins work this month with The Royal Ballet, one of only three students in her year to be awarded contracts with the company. I mentioned Dean in both my reviews of […]

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BIG DANCE GOES NATIONAL IN 2012 with English National Ballet

May 4, 2011

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BIG DANCE GOES NATIONAL IN 2012 •WAYNE MCGREGOR UNVEILS PLANS FOR TRAFALGAR SQUARE   •BIG DANCE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS INITIATIVE LAUNCHED Big Dance, London’s Legacy Trust UK programme, delivered by the Mayor of London and Arts Council England, announced today plans for Big Dance 2012, taking place from 7-15 July 2012, as part of London 2012 […]

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Boston Ballet celebrates Spring with A Midsummer Night’s Dream

March 18, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET CELEBRATES SPRING WITH GEORGE BALANCHINE’S MAGNIFICENT A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM BOSTON, MA – March 18, 2011 – Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen presents Boston Ballet in George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, April 7 – 17, 2011 at The Boston Opera House. This fanciful masterpiece brings exquisite dancing and Shakespeare’s famous tale to the […]

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