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JEAN-YVES ESQUERRE APPOINTED NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET ACADEMY

February 1, 2014

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JEAN-YVES ESQUERRE APPOINTED NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET ACADEMY The directorate of de Theaterschool of the Amsterdam School of the Arts has appointed Jean-Yves Esquerre to become the new artistic director of the Dutch National Ballet Academy from 3 March 2014. Jan Zoet, director de Theaterschool: “I am proud that, together with […]

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Myriam Simon, Principal Dancer, Stuttgart Ballet

March 22, 2012

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Myriam Simon, Principal Dancer, Stuttgart Ballet What motivates you at 8 am on a Monday Morning? At first it is only the perspective of a big cup of coffee that gets me out of bed. But right after that comes the awareness that going “to work” for me is doing what […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Spring Showcase 2012 Repertoire

March 19, 2012

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Spring Showcase 2012 Repertoire March 19, 2012…Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce the repertoire for its upcoming Spring Showcase performances.  This year’s program once again features a wide array of works of both classical and contemporary style.  As announced in February, Spring Showcase 2012 presents the world premiere […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School to Premiere New Work by Aszure Barton

February 27, 2012

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Canada’s National Ballet School to Premiere New Work by Aszure Barton February 27, 2012…..Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce that its 2012 Spring Showcase will feature the world premiere of a newly-commissioned work by choreographer Aszure Barton.   Barton has a long-standing relationship with NBS.  A graduate of the School – class of […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Spring Showcase 2011 Repertoire

March 24, 2011

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Spring Showcase 2011 Repertoire                                  March 23, 2011…Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce the repertoire for its annual Spring Showcase performance once again, this year featuring a wide array of works spanning the gamut from classical to contemporary, presenting works new to the NBS stage as well as some […]

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New Year Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachel Cossar, Corps de Ballet, Boston Ballet

January 1, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachel Cossar, Corps de Ballet, Boston Ballet Rachel Cossar, of Toronto, Ontario, began her training at the National Ballet School of Canada, Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, École Supérieure de Danse Contemporaire before joining Boston Ballet School as a trainee. Cossar danced with Boston Ballet II for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 seasons […]

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Canada’s National Ballet School Announces Seat Refurbishment in Betty Oliphant Theatre

September 30, 2010

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September 30, 2010….Canada’s National Ballet School is pleased to announce that it is refurbishing and replacing the seats in the Betty Oliphant Theatre.  The new, top-of-the-line high-back seats will be installed in December, 2010, with an expected completion date of January, 2011.  During this period the Betty Oliphant Theatre will be closed and will not […]

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