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WORLD PREMIERE: OTHER STORIES

May 7, 2015

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Photo by Sean Malyon

WORLD PREMIERE: OTHER STORIES EDWARD WATSON AND WENDY WHELAN – FIVE CHOREOGRAPHERS, FIVE NEW WORKS Thursday 9 July – Sunday 12 July Linbury Studio Theatre Royal Ballet Principal Edward Watson and Wendy Whelan, former Principal at New York City Ballet for over 20 years, perform Whelan/Watson: Other Stories a programme of five contemporary works created […]

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NATALIA OSIPOVA, IVAN VASILIEV, EDWARD WATSON and MARCELO GOMES star in

April 13, 2015

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Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev in Facada. Photograph by Cheryl Angear

NATALIA OSIPOVA, IVAN VASILIEV, EDWARD WATSON and MARCELO GOMES star in ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA Friday 17th and Saturday 18th July 2015, London Coliseum   This summer’s hot dance ticket will be the ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA at the Coliseum on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th July, presented by producer and impresario Sergei Danilian (Ardani […]

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Stars line the red carpet for the opening night of Birmingham Royal Ballet at the London Coliseum

March 20, 2015

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Guest, Director David Bintley, Elaine Paige, Soloist Maureya Lebowitz and Principal Dancer Joseph Caley

Stars line the red carpet for the opening night of Birmingham Royal Ballet at the London Coliseum IN THE COMPANY’S 25TH YEAR AND DAVID BINTLEY’S 20TH YEAR AS DIRECTOR   SERENADE/CARMINA BURANA Thursday 19 – Saturday 21 March 2015 London Coliseum Saint Martin’s Lane, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4ES Box Office: 020 7845 9300 or via the […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Associate Robert Binet Creates New Work for New York City Ballet

March 20, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | Choreographic Associate Robert Binet Creates A New Work for New York City Ballet September 30, 2015 Robert Binet, Choreographic Associate with The National Ballet of Canada, makes his choreographic debut at New York City Ballet (NYCB). Mr. Binet will create a new work that will premiere at NYCB’s annual […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”

March 10, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”   Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:30 PM Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 Legendary choreographer William Forsythe will join Pacific Northwest Ballet on stage for a special lecture-demonstration on the eve of the first American program devoted entirely to his […]

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GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN

February 20, 2015

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GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN Gainesville Ballet Company presents a celebratory 10 year Gala performance featuring the premiere choreography of CARMINA BURANA by Artistic Director Rafik Hegab, and a special appearance with ballet superstar Daniil Simkin and his partner Ashley Bouder, Principal Dancer of New York City Ballet. The Gala, one performance […]

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS ITS SPRING SEASON WITH A PROGRAM DEDICATED TO GEORGE BALANCHINE

January 15, 2015

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CAROLINA BALLET OPENS ITS SPRING SEASON WITH A PROGRAM DEDICATED TO GEORGE BALANCHINE Featuring The Four Temperaments     RALEIGH, NC —- All who are familiar with classical ballet “American style” know that George Balanchine, the founder and artistic director of New York City Ballet in 1948, is considered to be the greatest choreographer of […]

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VIOLETTE VERDY and JEAN-PIERRE BONNEFOUX TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

January 8, 2015

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VIOLETTE VERDY and JEAN-PIERRE BONNEFOUX TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Former principals to coach their roles in Sonatine , which premiered at the New York City Ballet Ravel Festival of 1975 New York City—Violette Verdy and Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux (formerly Bonnefous), former principal dancers with New York City Ballet, will teach and […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Irina Baronova and the Ballet Russes De Monte Carlo

December 29, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | Irina Baronova and the Ballet Russes De Monte Carlo “My friend Irina Baronova was a legendary Baby Ballerina of the Ballets Russes and an ambassador of classical ballet in America, but this book shows us the kind, funny, and hardworking woman behind the legend. She was a total pro and an elegant human […]

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Vail International Dance Festival 2014

August 4, 2014

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Misa Kuranaga (Boston Ballet) performs an excerpt from Bournonville's Kermesse in Bruges on the second International Evening of Dance program at the 2014 Vail International Dance Festival.

Vail International Dance Festival 2014

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Fire Island Dance Festival

April 15, 2014

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19th Annual Edition of Fire Island Dance Festival Pushes All‐time Fundraising Past $3 Million Mark Presented by and benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Editor’s Note : I had been holding this PR whilst approval was sought by the photographer, Rosalie O’Connor, from the dancers Robert Fairchild and Tiler Peck […]

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Richmond Ballet | NEW WORKS FESTIVAL RETURNS

March 3, 2014

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Richmond Ballet dancers rehearse a new piece by choreographer Melissa Barak for the Ballet’s annual New Works Festival. Richmond Ballet 2014. All rights reserved. Photo by Sarah Ferguson

Richmond Ballet | NEW WORKS FESTIVAL RETURNS Festival to feature international choreographers, Richmond Ballet’s own Stewart   Richmond, VA – Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce the return of the New Works Festival, the second installment of the Ballet’s 2013-2014 Studio Series. The Festival – which will present four, new works in progress this season […]

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American Repertory Ballet Announces Its Spring 2014 Performance Season

January 24, 2014

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American Repertory Ballet Announces Its Spring 2014 Performance Season   NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – American Repertory Ballet will present revivals and world premieres at venues across the state – from Mahwah to Princeton – February through May, 2014.  The spring season features two performances of Artistic Director Douglas Martin’s acclaimed Romeo and Juliet, the world […]

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes

November 20, 2013

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes and other digital video stores An unprecedented documentary showing the making and performance of excerpts from some of the most beloved classical ballet variations of all time : Don Quixote,  Flames of Paris,  Giselle,  The Nutcracker  and  Swan Lake. An international cast including Ashley […]

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The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.

October 31, 2013

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The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.   Taking the stage of the Sarasota Opera House on November 22nd and 23rd, The Sarasota Ballet will honor one of the most influential ballet figures in America, George Balanchine. Credited with bringing classical ballet into the modern era and establishing the New York City […]

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JACQUES D’AMBOISE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

October 22, 2013

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  JACQUES D’AMBOISE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Renowned former principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise to coach Who Cares?   New York City­­­—Jacques d’Amboise, principal dancer with the New York City Ballet for over three decades, and the original male lead in Who Cares?, will coach the ballet for The George Balanchine Foundation’s […]

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Richmond Ballet Celebrates 30 Years with Serenade, Fancy Free and The Rite of Spring

October 10, 2013

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Richmond Ballet dancers in The Rite of Spring by Salvatore Aiello. Richmond Ballet 2013. All rights reserved. Photo by Sarah Ferguson

Richmond Ballet Celebrates 30 Years with Serenade, Fancy Free and The Rite of Spring     Full-length repertory program features innovative 20th century works Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce the line-up for the 30th Anniversary Celebration performance, debuting at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage, November 1-3, 2013. This special performance, celebrating the Ballet’s […]

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 50th Annual Nutcracker Season

October 10, 2013

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American Repertory Ballet Announces its 50th Annual Nutcracker Season PRINCETON, NJ – American Repertory Ballet’s 50th Annual Nutcracker Season will run November 23 through December 22 at venues across New Jersey. ARB’s Nutcracker is a holiday classic featuring Tchaikovsky’s score and a cast of over 100 performers. The Company has been performing Nutcracker for 50 consecutive years, making it the […]

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OKC Ballet presents the Southwest Premiere of “Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet”

September 20, 2013

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OKC Ballet presents the Southwest Premiere of “Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet” Oklahoma City Ballet is excited to present the Southwest Premiere of Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet to kick off the 2013-14 season “From the Page to the Stage.” Based on Rudyard Kipling’s classic story The Jungle Book, this full-length ballet is sure to captivate fans of […]

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Nancy Reynolds, Director of Research for The George Balanchine Foundation, to be presented with the 2013 Bessies Award for Outstanding Service to the Field of Dance

September 18, 2013

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Nancy Reynolds, Director of Research for The George Balanchine Foundation, to be presented with the 2013 Bessies Award for Outstanding Service to the Field of Dance The committee of The New York Dance and Performance Awards (The Bessies) has announced that the dance historian Nancy Reynolds will be honored with the 2013 Bessie Award for […]

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