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Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 43rd Season

July 22, 2015

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Tickets Now On Sale for Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 43rd Season Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31.*   43rd season to feature the return of audience favorites Emergence, Roméo et Juliette, and Coppélia. Other highlights include works by Christopher Wheeldon, Jerome Robbins, and Twyla Tharp, and PNB premieres by Alejandro Cerrudo, Jessica Lang and […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces New Hires for 2015-2016 Season

July 14, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces New Hires for 2015-2016 Season   Seattle, WA –Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Artistic Director Peter Boal has announced the hiring of six new dancers to join the Company’s ranks in the upcoming 2015-2016 season. Guillaume Basso, Henry Cotton, Cecilia Iliesiu, Miles Pertl and Madison Sugg will all be […]

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TICKETS FOR SCOTTISH BALLET’S SWAN LAKE TO GO ON SALE

June 20, 2015

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Sophie Martin for David Dawson’s brand new Swan Lake. Photograph by David Eustace.

TICKETS FOR SCOTTISH BALLET’S SWAN LAKE TO GO ON SALE   Tickets are going on sale for Scottish Ballet’s new visionary production of Swan Lake, which receives its world premiere in spring 2016. Created by the award-winning choreographer David Dawson, this imaginative re-telling of the iconic story will be performed for audiences in Glasgow, Edinburgh, […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream 2014-2015 Season Encore Performance

May 28, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream 2014-2015 Season Encore Performance Featuring Carla Körbes’ final performance with PNB SEATTLE, WA – The curtain comes down on Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 42nd season with its annual Season Encore Performance, a crowd-pleasing reprise of some of PNB’s greatest hits.  An evening of thrilling selections and inspired performances, the program will […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Closes Season With Carmina Burana

April 22, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Closes Season With Carmina Burana PNB closes its 2014-2015 season with CARMINA BURANA, a dynamic duo of repertory works. Set to Shostakovich’s galvanic score, Alexei Ratmansky’s crowd-pleasing Concerto DSCH dazzles the eyes and ears with its playful, propulsive energy and glimpses of storytelling. In Kent Stowell’s primal Carmina Burana, a grand-scale synthesis of dance, […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents its 2014-2015 Season Encore Performance

April 21, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents its 2014-2015 Season Encore Performance   Performance to include works by Balanchine, Duato, Forsythe and more! Featuring the PNB Orchestra.   ONE NIGHT ONLY! Sunday, June 7, 2015 – 6:30 pm Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   SEATTLE, WA – The curtain comes down […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Selected for Wallace Foundation Audience-Building Initiative

April 15, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Selected for Wallace Foundation Audience-Building Initiative $565,000 earmarked for research and development   Pacific Northwest Ballet has been selected for the New York-based Wallace Foundation’s Building Audiences for Sustainability effort – a  new, six-year, $52-million initiative aimed at developing practical insights into how exemplary performing arts organizations can successfully expand their audiences, […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet School Present Two Dance-Filled Days

April 3, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet School Present Two Dance-Filled Days   Friday, June 12, 2015 – 7:30 pm NEXT STEP PNB’s Annual Choreographic Showcase of world premieres created by PNB Company dancers for Professional Division students   Saturday, June 13, 2015 – 2:00 and 7:00 pm THE 34th ANNUAL PNB SCHOOL PERFORMANCES Featuring […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Dancer Brittany Reid Announces Retirement

April 1, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Dancer Brittany Reid Announces Retirement   Following a 15-Year Career with PNB, Final Performances in Swan Lake.   Seattle, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet corps de ballet dancer Brittany Reid has announced she will be retiring at the end of the run of Kent Stowell’s Swan Lake (April 10 – 19), following […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake

March 24, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake, choreographed by Founding Artistic Director Kent Stowell, returns to the McCaw Hall stage as the fifth offering of PNB’s 2014-15 season. This beloved story ballet, revered by audiences and dancers alike, is classical ballet at its very best. Sumptuous scenery, costumes, and lighting, and an […]

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News Just In From Pacific Northwest Ballet

March 11, 2015

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News Just In From Pacific Northwest Ballet PNB Artistic Director Peter Boal has just sent the following announcement : “When I announced the 2015-2016 season last week, I didn’t think the season could get any better. Believe it or not, it just did and I cannot wait to share the news. This isn’t about the […]

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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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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 2015-2016 Season Line-Up

March 4, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 2015-2016 Season Line-Up PNB Box Office now taking orders for renewals and new subscriptions: Only PNB subscribers may currently purchase tickets to the new production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™.   The Nutcracker tickets to go on sale to the public on Monday, May 18. 43rd season single-ticket sales begin Monday, […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet | The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude

February 4, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet | The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude With THE VERTIGINOUS THRILL OF FORSYTHE, Pacific Northwest Ballet becomes the first major American dance company to present a program devoted entirely to the work of acclaimed choreographer William Forsythe. The triple bill, including two PNB premieres, presents distinctive works from a dance maker legendary for […]

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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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Pacific Northwest Ballet | Don Quixote

January 7, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet | Don Quixote January 30 – February 8, 2015 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   Performances: January 30 & 31, February 5, 6, & 7 at 7:30 pm January 31, February 7 & 8 at 1:00 pm February 8 at 7:00 pm   Music: Ludwig […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS THE FINAL SEASON OF THE NUTCRACKER

November 18, 2014

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS THE FINAL SEASON OF THE NUTCRACKER Music: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreography: Kent Stowell Scenic and Costume Design: Maurice Sendak Lighting Design: Randall G. Chiarelli Stowell/Sendak Premiere: December 13, 1983, PNB   November 28 – December 28, 2014 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street at Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces Two Promotions at “Jewels” Opening Night

September 28, 2014

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal Announces Two Promotions at “Jewels” Opening Night.                                                                                                                            Seattle, WA – Before the curtain rose on Pacific Northwest Ballet’s season-opening performance of George Balanchine’s Jewels, PNB Artistic Director Peter Boal made a special announcement to the audience. “It gives me great pleasure to announce two well-deserved promotions.” To […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer Carla Körbes to Retire at End of the 2014-2015 Season

September 19, 2014

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer Carla Körbes to Retire at End of the 2014-2015 Season Special Tribute to be part of Season Encore Performance, June 7, 2015   SEATTLE, WA — Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal and principal dancer Carla Körbes have announced that Ms. Körbes will retire from the Company at the […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET presents George Balanchine’s Jewels

August 22, 2014

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET presents George Balanchine’s Jewels   September 26-October 5, 2014 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109   September 26 & 27, October 2, 3, & 4 at 7:30pm September 27 at 2:00pm October 5 at 1:00pm   Pacific Northwest Ballet sweeps onstage and into a spectacular new […]

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