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INNOVATION SOARS IN RICHMOND BALLET’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON

August 21, 2013

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INNOVATION SOARS IN RICHMOND BALLET’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON 2013-2014 Includes Both Cutting-Edge Works and Classic Ballets   Richmond, Va. – Richmond Ballet celebrates its 30th season this year, and with this landmark year comes a spectacular lineup of both contemporary and classic ballets.   “We are thrilled to be bringing our region a collection of […]

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American Ballet Theatre announces new season

June 27, 2013

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American Ballet Theatre announces new Fall season Box Office Opens Monday, July 22 The World Premiere of The Tempest by Alexei Ratmansky will highlight American Ballet Theatre’s inaugural Fall season at the David H. Koch Theater, October 30-November 10, 2013.  The Fall 2013 season, announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, will also feature revivals […]

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HOUSTON BALLET CELEBRATES THE 100th ANNIVERSARY OF THE RITE OF SPRING

February 12, 2013

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The Rite of Spring. Charles-Louis Yoshiyama. Photo: Amitava Sarkar

HOUSTON BALLET CELEBRATES THE 100th ANNIVERSARY OF THE RITE OF SPRING   Stanton Welch Creates a New Staging of The Rite of Spring, Featuring Designs by Indigenous Australian artist Rosella Namok Acclaimed Choreographer Edwaard Liang Creates His First Commissioned Work for Houston Ballet to Music by Ezio Bosso Program Also Features Houston Ballet Premiere of […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet receives NEA grant to support DIRECTOR’S CHOICE

November 29, 2012

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Pacific Northwest Ballet receives NEA grant to support DIRECTOR’S CHOICE   Grant one of 832 Art Works grants totaling $23.3 million in funding nationwide   SEATTLE, WA — National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman announced yesterday that Pacific Northwest Ballet is one of 832 non-profit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ENGAGES YOUNG NEW YORK-BASED FURNITURE DESIGNERS IN NEW DESIGN OF DAVID H. KOCH THEATER PROMENADE SEATING

September 14, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ENGAGES YOUNG NEW YORK-BASED FURNITURE DESIGNERS IN NEW DESIGN OF DAVID H. KOCH THEATER PROMENADE SEATING   Designers Asher Israelow, Egg Collective and Token   Selected for 2012-2013 Launch of New Design Initiative   On Tuesday, September 25, New York City Ballet will unveil new collections of seating and lounge furniture […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet and PNB School present a Day of Dance

May 25, 2012

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Pacific Northwest Ballet and PNB School present a Day of Dance Saturday, June 16, 2012 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center   1:30 pm: THE 31st ANNUAL PNB SCHOOL PERFORMANCE Featuring PNB School Students in George Balanchine’s Divertimento from “Le Baiser de la Fée” and a world premiere by PNB Company dancer […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE THIRD ANNUAL NEXT GENERATION PERFORMANCE AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE

April 8, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE THIRD ANNUAL NEXT GENERATION PERFORMANCE AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE   Featuring Boston Ballet School Pre-Professional Students and New England Conservatory’s Youth Philharmonic Orchestra   BOSTON, MA – April 6, 2012 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for the third annual Next Generation performance at The […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS PLAY WITH FIRE FEATURING WORKS BY KYLIÁN, ELO AND BRUCE AND MUSIC FROM THE ROLLING STONES

February 13, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS PLAY WITH FIRE FEATURING WORKS BY KYLIÁN, ELO AND BRUCE AND MUSIC FROM THE ROLLING STONES BOSTON, MA – February 13, 2012 – Boston Ballet presents Play with Fire, March 1-11, at The Boston Opera House. Play with Fire features three breakthrough works including Jorma Elo’s Sharp Side of Dark, a revival […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2011 FALL PERFORMANCES

August 5, 2011

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            NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2011 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 13 – OCTOBER 9   Sir Paul McCartney’s Ocean’s Kingdom to Premiere at NYCB’s Fall Gala on Thursday, September 22   Principal Dancer Charles Askegard to Give Farewell Performance on Sunday, October 9 New York City Ballet will open its […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS SECOND ANNUAL NEXT GENERATION PERFORMANCE AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE

April 25, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS SECOND ANNUAL NEXT GENERATION PERFORMANCE AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE Featuring Boston Ballet School Pre-Professional Students and the New England Conservatory Youth Philharmonic Orchestra BOSTON, MA – April 25, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for Next Generation and Spring Showcase 2011.  Students at each of […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents the stars of tomorrow, on stage today!

April 25, 2011

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      Pacific Northwest Ballet presents the stars of tomorrow, on stage today! Saturday, June 18, 2011: A DAY OF DANCE Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center The 30th Annual PNB School Performance Featuring George Balanchine’s Western Symphony and the world premiere of Menuet & Allegros by Paul Gibson 1:30 pm […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET Presents Giselle

April 21, 2011

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET Presents Giselle Libretto: Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Théophile Gautier Music: Adolphe Adam Choreography: Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, and Marius Petipa Choreography Reconstruction:  Doug Fullington Historical Adviser: Marian Smith Staging: Peter Boal Scenic & Costume Design: Peter Farmer Lighting Design: Randal G. Chiarelli World Premiere Staging June 3-12, 2011 Marion Oliver McCaw […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS BALANCHINE BLACK & WHITE WEEK

April 20, 2011

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS BALANCHINE BLACK & WHITE WEEK MAY 3 – 10, 2011 NYCB opens its spring repertory season with Balanchine Black & White Week, a full week of performances of George Balanchine’s “black and white” ballets, as well as a series of Pre-Performance Talks, demonstrations, and events. This opening week of performances […]

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San Francisco Ballet Announces National & International Broadcast of Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid, Plus Worldwide Blu-Ray & DVD Distribution

April 16, 2011

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San Francisco Ballet Announces National & International Broadcast of Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid, Plus Worldwide Blu-Ray & DVD Distribution John Neumeier’s acclaimed production to air nationally on Great Performances and internationally in European and Asian markets San Francisco Ballet—the oldest professional ballet company in America—has announced that it will record Hamburg Ballet Artistic Director and […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF KYLIÁN’S BELLA FIGURA, FORSYTHE’S THE SECOND DETAIL AND WORLD PREMIERES BY HELEN PICKETT

April 12, 2011

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                BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF KYLIÁN’S BELLA FIGURA, FORSYTHE’S THE SECOND DETAIL AND WORLD PREMIERES BY HELEN PICKETT BOSTON, MA – April 12, 2011 – Boston Ballet presents Bella Figura, a program headlined by the American premiere of Jiří Kylián’s Bella Figura, a Company premiere […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRINCIPAL LORNA FEIJÓO PERFORMS WITH SISTER AND SAN FRANCISCO BALLET’S LORENA FEIJÓO AND AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO

April 11, 2011

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                  BOSTON BALLET TAKES THE STAGE ON DANCING WITH THE STARS BOSTON BALLET PRINCIPAL LORNA FEIJÓO PERFORMS WITH SISTER AND SAN FRANCISCO BALLET’S LORENA FEIJÓO AND AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S JOSE MANUEL CARREÑO BOSTON, MA – April 11, 2011 – Boston Ballet principal dancer Lorna Feijóo makes a […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet – lunch is a ball !

January 20, 2011

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Lunch is a Ball! Prince Charming may be just a scratch away at Pacific Northwest Ballet and Pacific Place SEATTLE, WA — Lunch is a ball!  And you must eat, so why not dine and win?  Pacific Northwest Ballet and Pacific Place, downtown Seattle’s premiere shopping, dining and entertainment center, have joined forces to create […]

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Boston Ballet – World Premiere – La Bayadere

September 30, 2010

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS A WORLD PREMIERE OF THE CLASSICAL MASTERPIECE LA BAYADÈRE WITH LAVISH SETS AND NEW COSTUMES BOSTON, MA – September 30, 2010 – Boston Ballet unveils a world premiere production of the classical masterpiece La Bayadère November 4-14 at The Boston Opera House. The production is choreographed by Florence Clerc, former étoile with […]

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