Tag Archives: Peter Martins

ROBERT BARNETT, GLORIA GOVRIN, ALLEGRA KENT, AND PATRICIA WILDE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

November 8, 2016

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ROBERT BARNETT, GLORIA GOVRIN, ALLEGRA KENT, AND PATRICIA WILDE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Former NYCB principals and soloists to be taped coaching roles from George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™ and Stars and Stripes   NOVEMBER 14, 2016 ROSE BUILDING LINCOLN CENTER   For the GBF Video Archives, Robert Barnett, Patricia Wilde, […]

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Rebecca Krohn, Principal, New York City Ballet

April 30, 2013

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Rebecca Krohn, Principal, New York City Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Tuesday morning? What gets me going on Tuesday morning is remembering that this is a career I chose to do. Ballet was never forced upon me, I do it because I love it.  Also, a big cup […]

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KAY MAZZO and PETER MARTINS TAPE VIDEO SERIES for THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

December 9, 2012

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KAY MAZZO and PETER MARTINS TAPE VIDEO SERIES for THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION   Former principal dancers with New York City Ballet coach roles Balanchine created on them                                                                                                                                                                      New York City –Kay Mazzo and Peter Martins, former principal dancers with New York City Ballet, have coached their roles in Duo Concertant and Stravinsky Violin Concerto for […]

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BALLET PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE NEW YORK CITY BALLET BY HENRY LEUTWYLER

November 21, 2012

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Ballet PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE NEW YORK CITY BALLET BY HENRY LEUTWYLER 488-Page Hardcover Book Features Nearly 300 Photographs New York City’s Foley Gallery to Exhibit Photographs from Ballet November 28, 2012 through January 6, 2013 Ballet, Photographs of the New York City Ballet, is a book by Henry Leutwyler that is the culmination of four years […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET

November 14, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES WORLD PREMIERE BY JUSTIN PECK TO PREMIERE AT NYCB’S ANNUAL NEW COMBINATIONS EVENING ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2013 New Peck Ballet will Replace Previously Announced Premiere by Peter Martins and Composer Marc-André Dalbavie New York City Ballet announced today that the Company will present a World Premiere by NYCB dancer […]

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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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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2012 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 18 – OCTOBER 14

August 10, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS 2012 FALL PERFORMANCES SEPTEMBER 18 – OCTOBER 14   Four-Week Fall Season to Open With Stravinsky/Balanchine: The Collaboration NYCB’s First-Ever All Stravinsky/All Balanchine Festival One-Time-Only Fall Gala Performance on September 20 To Celebrate Legendary Fashion Designer Valentino Garavani New Work by Justin Peck to a Score by Sufjan Stevens to […]

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HOUSTON BALLET AWARDED THE NEW YORK CHOREOGRAPHIC INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIP INITIATIVE GRANT TO SUPPORT CREATION OF A NEW WORK BY FIRST SOLOIST MELISSA HOUGH

August 4, 2012

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HOUSTON BALLET AWARDED THE NEW YORK CHOREOGRAPHIC INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIP INITIATIVE GRANT TO SUPPORT CREATION OF A NEW WORK BY FIRST SOLOIST MELISSA HOUGH  Houston, Texas – Houston Ballet has been awarded a Fellowship Initiative grant from the New York Choreographic Institute, an affiliate of New York City Ballet, to support the development of new choreography […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET T0 CELEBRATE LEGENDARY FASHION DESIGNER VALENTINO GARAVANI

June 5, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET T0 CELEBRATE LEGENDARY FASHION DESIGNER VALENTINO GARAVANI One-Time-Only Gala Evening to Take Place Thursday, September 20 at Lincoln Center Hosted by Co-Chairmen Maria Bartiromo, Giancarlo Giammetti, Pamela J. Joyner, and Sarah Jessica Parker New York City Ballet announced today that its 2012 Fall Gala on Thursday, September 20 will feature a […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON

May 23, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THREE MUSIC FESTIVALS – STRAVINSKY, TSCHAIKOVSKY, AND AMERICAN MUSIC WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS, JUSTIN PECK AND CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON AND ORIGINAL SCORES BY MARC-ANDRÉ DALBAVIE AND SUFJAN STEVENS Twenty-One Weeks of Performances to Feature 65 Ballets and Scores by 44 Composers Four-Week Fall Season to […]

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New York City Ballet’s Rebecca Krohn & Ana Sophia Scheller promoted to Principal

May 23, 2012

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New York City Ballet’s Rebecca Krohn & Ana Sophia Scheller promoted to Principal New York City Ballet announced today that Rebecca Krohn and Ana Sophia Scheller have been promoted to Principal. Peter Martins, NYCB’s Ballet Master in Chief, made the promotions during the matinee performance on Saturday, May 19. During the Company’s spring season Ms. Krohn […]

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New York City Ballet pre-performance special programs

May 9, 2012

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New York City Ballet pre-performance special programs for both children and adults taking place from Saturday May 12-Saturday, May 19. SATURDAY, MAY 12, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM BALLET FOR YOUNG PEOPLE: AN EXPLORATION OF CHOREOGRAPHY NYCB Principal Dancers Sterling Hyltin and Robert Fairchild lead this onstage interactive demonstration about choreography especially designed for family audiences. […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA

March 9, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET | 2012 SPRING GALA ON THURSDAY, MAY 10 TO CELEBRATE FRANCE WITH WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS AND BENJAMIN MILLEPIED AND A MAJOR REVIVAL OF GEORGE BALANCHINE’S SYMPHONY IN C Collaborators for the Evening Include Composer Nico Muhly and Designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte for the Millepied Premiere […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Charlie Anderson, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

January 31, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Charlie Anderson, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I think for me I am motivated on a Monday morning by just wanting to be better at what I do. When I see my colleagues or anyone dance I can get so […]

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American Ballet Theatre’s Ethan Stiefel to retire

January 23, 2012

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ETHAN STIEFEL TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE Ethan Stiefel, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 1997, will retire from the Company at the conclusion of the 2012 Metropolitan Opera House season in New York City, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.  Stiefel will give his farewell […]

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME

January 5, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME Boston Ballet Takes The Stage February – May at The Boston Opera House Presenting Four Programs Spanning The Company’s Repertoire BOSTON, MA – January 4, 2012 – Boston Ballet presents Simply Sublime, February 9-19, at The Boston Opera House to begin the 2012 spring season […]

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New York City Ballet Soloist Kathryn Morgan | From the wings, in her own words

November 28, 2011

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New York City Ballet Soloist Kathryn Morgan sets the record straight about her illness You may know that Kathryn Morgan, a very talented and popular Soloist with New York City Ballet, has been off-stage for 18 months. What you may not know is that for all of that time Kathryn has been battling a debilitating illness that […]

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Inside the Land of Ballet : Where snowflakes dance and swear

September 26, 2011

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Where snowflakes dance and swear – inside the Land of Ballet Yes, you read that correctly : ‘the Land of Ballet.’ Well, I have news. Professional ballet does not take place on some distant planet; ballet is an integrated part of our culture worldwide, so the title is misleading. The sleeve note says that the author “has had […]

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New York City Ballet | Ocean’s Kingdom photo gallery

September 24, 2011

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Ballet Premiere | New York City Ballet | Ocean’s Kingdom A photo gallery from the ballet premiere on Thursday 22nd September 2011 To mixed reivews, Ocean’s Kingdom opened in New York last Thursday, with costumes by Stella McCartney and starring dancer of the moment Sara Mearns partnered by Robert Fairchild. I recently previewed Paul McCartney’s […]

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