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The Australian Ballet secures a rare opportunity to perform the iconic Nijinsky for the first time

July 21, 2016

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The Australian Ballet’s Principal Artist Kevin Jackson. Photo Justin Ridler

The Australian Ballet secures a rare opportunity to perform the iconic Nijinsky for the first time. A portrait of a ballet legend, it opens in Melbourne on 7 September before touring to Adelaide and Sydney The Australian Ballet is thrilled to unveil its premiere production of John Neumeier’s acclaimed Nijinsky. Rarely seen outside Europe and performed […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced

October 29, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the greatly anticipated return of Nijinsky, a ballet by John Neumeier, which runs November 22 – 30, 2014 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto. […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Ballet Talks – New Location, New Time

February 23, 2013

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The National Ballet of Canada | Ballet Talks – New Location, New Time February 21, 2013… The National Ballet of Canada’s hugely popular Ballet Talks will be held in a new location this Winter Season to accommodate the great demand of an ever-growing audience. Beginning with the Canadian premiere of Nijinsky, a greater number of […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced

February 20, 2013

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Alexandre Riabko, Anna Polikarpova and Otto Bubenicek of The Hamburg Ballet in Nijinsky.

National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced February 19, 2013… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the highly anticipated Canadian premiere of Nijinsky which opens the Winter Season in Toronto at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts on March 2, 2013. Principal […]

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Guillaume Côté and Heather Ogden Guest in San Francisco with The Hamburg Ballet in Nijinsky

February 14, 2013

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Guillaume Côté and Heather Ogden Guest in San Francisco with The Hamburg Ballet in Nijinsky February 14, 2013… Principal Dancers Guillaume Côté and Heather Ogden have been invited by The Hamburg Ballet’s Director and Chief Choreographer John Neumeier to perform in Nijinsky with The Hamburg Ballet in San Francisco for three performances, February 14, 16 […]

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National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Canadian Premiere

February 7, 2013

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National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Canadian Premiere   Guillaume Côté, Skylar Campbell Dance Title Role The Hamburg Ballet’s Alexandre Riabko to Guest New! Ballet Talks Move into the Auditorium February 6, 2013… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that Principal Dancer Guillaume Côté and Corps de Ballet member […]

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Ballet Chicago Recommends The Hamburg Ballet: Nijinsky

February 1, 2013

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NIJINSKY Ballett von John Neumeier

Ballet Chicago Recommends The Hamburg Ballet: Nijinsky Harris Theater Presents: Hamburg Ballet February 1 & 2, 2013 at 7:30pm The awe-inspiring Hamburg Ballet – considered one of the world’s greatest   companies – makes its Chicago debut at the Harris Theater, presenting the Chicago premiere of Nijinsky, by acclaimed American ballet dancer, choreographer and dancer John […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Piotr Stanczyk, Principal, National Ballet of Canada

May 17, 2012

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Piotr Stanczyk in Hamlet Photo Christopher Wahl

Cupcakes & Conversation with Piotr Stanczyk, Principal, National Ballet of Canada Piotr will dance the title role in Hamlet, which makes its North American premiere on June 1 in Toronto, Canada at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. He will also perform in Chroma by Wayne McGregor, June 13 to 17, 2012.   […]

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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON

April 10, 2012

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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON   HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THE U.S. PREMIERE OF WHEELDON’S CINDERELLA, NEUMEIER’S NIJINSKY BY VISITING COMPANY HAMBURG BALLET, THE SF BALLET PREMIERE OF LIFAR’S SUITE EN BLANC, PLUS WORLD PREMIERES BY MCGREGOR, POSSOKHOV & RATMANSKY   SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, April 10, 2012—San Francisco Ballet, the oldest professional ballet company in […]

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THE HAMBURG BALLET’s tours until summer 2012: Leverkusen, Essen, Moscow, Brisbane

April 3, 2012

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THE HAMBURG BALLET’s tours until summer 2012: Leverkusen, Essen, Moscow, Brisbane   This Tuesday night THE HAMBURG BALLET kicks off a short tour to the West of Germany with a performance of Saint Matthew Passion inLeverkusen. The second stop of the tour will be Essen. A longer tour to Moscow will follow in May. In […]

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Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10

March 27, 2012

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Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10 In the mood for a trip to the ballet but feeling the pinch a bit ? English National Ballet is delighted to offer Ballet News readers best available seats for Beyond Ballets Russes: programme 2. Tickets cost £10* and are available from 12 noon tomorrow (28th March). […]

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English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum

February 10, 2012

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an artists impression of The Rite of Spring by Noemi Manalang

English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum   Beyond Ballets Russes, London Coliseum Call 0871 911 0200 Book online for Programme One and Programme Two Tickets £10 – £67   Programme 1 22 – 27 March L’après-midi d’un faune, Faun(e), […]

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National Ballet of Canada announces 2012/13 Season – and a tour to London in April

February 6, 2012

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Otto Bubenicek and Anna Polikarpova of The Hamburg Ballet in Nijinsky. Photo by Holger Badekow.

National Ballet of Canada announces 2012/13 Season Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Romeo and Juliet Return The National Ballet of Canada Tours to London, England Two Company Premieres and One Toronto Premiere February 6, 2012… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 2012/13 season, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Christopher Wheeldon returns by popular […]

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English National Ballet at Tate Britain

October 28, 2011

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English National Ballet at Tate Britain 27 February –4 March 2012   Exploring Picasso and his interest in ballet in Britain Next March English National Ballet will take up residency in Tate Britain’s Duveen galleries to celebrate the opening of the major exhibition Picasso & Modern British Art and the Company’s Beyond Ballets Russes season. […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kit Holder, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

September 18, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kit Holder, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Coffee and music.  And another coffee. Why ballet? I was rubbish at football!  I have always loved music and dancing is a natural response.  To work with live music every day is one of my […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Carlos Lopez, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre

August 19, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Carlos Lopez, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre Lopez has now left ABT and is freelancing. What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? It’s been a while that I haven’t had to think about that, because we usually rest on Mondays at ABT, but let’s say on Tuesdays, I’m motivated by […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with John Lam, Soloist, Boston Ballet

January 24, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with John Lam, Soloist, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Nothing. I am still sleeping. Why ballet ? Ballet chose me, it is what I know. Who would you most like to dance with & what would you dance ? I don’t have any favorite dancer […]

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