Tag Archives: Peter Farmer

HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS STANTON WELCH’S LA BAYADÈRE

January 23, 2013

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Nozomi Iijima and Artists of Houston Ballet. Photo: Amitava Sarkar

HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS STANTON WELCH’S LA BAYADÈRE (“The Temple Dancer”) Bollywood Meets Ballet in Story of  Love, Mystery, Fate, Vengeance and Justice in India Houston, Texas — From February 21-March 3, 2013, Houston Ballet presents Stanton Welch’s La Bayadère (“The Temple Dancer”), a historic classic stagedby Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch and set in […]

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English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker

November 4, 2012

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Snowflakes from The Nutcracker in tutus

English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker  English National Ballet performs Wayne Eagling’s The Nutcracker for the first time outside London at The Mayflower, Southampton. The Mayflower, Southampton 22-25 November 2012 London Coliseum 12 December – 5 January 2013, 02380 711811 Following last year’s sell-out Christmas Season in London which saw audiences of over 70,000 people, English […]

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HOUSTON BALLET LAUNCHES 2012-13 SEASON WITH MADAME BUTTERFLY IN SEPTEMBER 2012

July 9, 2012

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HOUSTON BALLET LAUNCHES 2012-13 SEASON WITH MADAME BUTTERFLY IN SEPTEMBER 2012   Beloved Company Ballerina Amy Fote Returns to the Title Role, A Signature Work in Her Career Program opens with Clear, a Stellar Showcase for the Company’s Men   HOUSTON, TEXAS – From September 6-16, 2012, Houston Ballet opens its 2012-13 season with artistic director […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Giselle – The most romantic ballet of all time

March 19, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet | Giselle – The most romantic ballet of all time A heart-breakingly poignant tale of love, deceit and forgiveness starring Prima Ballerina Tan Yuan Yuan For more than 160 years, Giselle has been heralded as the most romantic ballet in the classical repertoire; combining passion and melancholy with beautiful choreography, this […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia

March 17, 2012

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Coppélia Jade Heusen and Maureya Lebowitz in 'Dance of the Hours' photo Roy Smiljanic

Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia Coppélia Birmingham Royal Ballet London Coliseum Thursday, 15th March 2012 This was a night when yet again, the men of Birmingham Royal Ballet showed just how awesome they are.  This time, eight of them in perfect synchronicity, taking off, spinning and landing together, each time.  And I have […]

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English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed

December 28, 2011

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Venus Villa and Yonah Acosta

English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed | Debut by Venus Villa & Yonah Acosta The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Boxing Day, 26th December 2011 Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novel written in 1816, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, The Nutcracker ballet was originally conceived as an entertaining add-on to follow […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet | The Nutrcracker

November 9, 2011

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ballet dancer and the Nutcracker

Christmas just isn’t Christmas without The Nutcracker Join The Hong Kong Ballet on a magical adventure this festive season <Hong Kong – 8 November 2011> Rediscover the joy of Christmas with The Hong Kong Ballet. This year the Company celebrates the 15th anniversary of The Nutcracker by former Artistic Director Stephen Jefferies. Performed by The Hong […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents Giselle

March 15, 2011

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                          Pacific Northwest Ballet presents Libretto: Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Théophine 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   […]

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English National Ballet Spring Season with Swan Lake & free ballet events/classes

January 19, 2011

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EMERGING DANCER 2011 Aspire, discover, emerge… 28 February 10.30am – 5.30pm Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre ADMISSION FREE – Drop-in event (no advance booking required). Join English National Ballet and engage in a programme of FREE activities inspired by the Emerging Dancer Award. 10.30am – 11.45am: English National Ballet class Follow the six Emerging Dancer nominees for […]

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The Australian Ballet’s international smash Madame Butterfly, flies home

November 25, 2010

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  For immediate release Thursday 25 November 2010 An Australian classic flies home International smash Madame Butterfly returns   The Australian Ballet will begin 2011 with an epic production of love, tragedy and betrayal that has moved audiences around the globe.Stanton Welch’s Madame Butterfly has flown home after a decade-long absence, ready to transport Australian […]

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