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Boston Ballet | Programme 2 in pictures

July 5, 2013

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Boston Ballet in Polyphonia. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

Boston Ballet | Programme 2 Tonight Boston Ballet present Programme 2 : The Second Detail/Polyphonia/Bella Figura at the London Coliseum. The dancers are : The Second Detail (William Forsythe) Paulo Arrias, Issac Akiba, Kathleen Breen Combes, Bo Busby, Dusty Button, Jeffrey Cirio, Lia Cirio, Sylvia Deaton, Lorna Feijóo, Joseph Hatti, Whitney Jensen, Misa Kuranaga, John Lam […]

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BOSTON BALLET LONDON TOUR, JULY 2013

June 4, 2013

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BOSTON BALLET LONDON TOUR, JULY 2013   Company Debuts 50th Anniversary Performances At The London Coliseum Accompanied by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra   Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the Company will visit London, 3 – 7 July 2013 for only six performances at the London Coliseum. The date marks the return of Boston Ballet […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER COMPANY TOUR TO FINLAND IN SEPTEMBER 2012 AT THE FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA

May 5, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER COMPANY TOUR TO FINLAND IN SEPTEMBER 2012 AT THE FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA   Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen and Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo, Both of Finland, Join Company for Debut Performances BOSTON, MA – April 16, 2012 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today that the Company will appear in […]

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Royal Ballet Live

March 28, 2012

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Royal Ballet Live | Highlights Last Friday, March 23rd, The Royal Ballet launched a first for them – Royal Ballet Live; a live streaming day showing daily class, rehearsals, interviews and an Insight Evening, with their media partner The Guardian. The trailer for Royal Ballet Live asked the question, “have you ever wondered what it takes […]

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The Royal Ballet | Singers announced for Wayne McGregor/Mark Ronson collaboration with The Royal Ballet

March 12, 2012

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The Royal Ballet | Singers announced for Wayne McGregor/Mark Ronson collaboration with The Royal Ballet   A star-studded line up of singers was announced today to accompany The Royal Ballet onstage in a new work, choreographed by Wayne McGregor with music by Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt.   The ballet, entitled Carbon Life, will be […]

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Sergei Polunin takes on James Dean

March 10, 2012

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Sergei Polunin dances James Dean for Men in Motion With a headline screaming “Sergei Polunin: I’ll give up ballet by 26” in The Guardian last Tuesday, Alex Needham wrote that, “Men in Motion includes the first dance he [Polunin] has ever choreographed, a piece about James Dean.” What happened was, Polunin commissioned his former colleague, Royal Ballet […]

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ROYAL BALLET WORLD PREMIERE: NEW WAYNE McGREGOR WORK, WITH MUSIC BY MARK RONSON AND DESIGNS BY GARETH PUGH

February 21, 2012

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ROYAL BALLET WORLD PREMIERE: NEW WAYNE McGREGOR WORK, WITH MUSIC BY MARK RONSON AND DESIGNS BY GARETH PUGH   On 5 April 2012, The Royal Ballet will premiere a new work by Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor. Already well-known for his innovative and boundary-pushing collaborations which have spanned subjects as varied as science, contemporary art and […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Valentino Zucchetti, First Artist, The Royal Ballet

December 27, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Valentino Zucchetti, First Artist, The Royal Ballet   What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The prospect of getting ready for a performance or a role, which luckily is often the case. I could never wake up knowing that I have nothing to look forward to. Why ballet? […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet presents an All-Wheeldon programme

August 15, 2011

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS A Showcase of Works by Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon September 23-October 2, 2011 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 September 23-24 at 7:30 pm September 24 at 2:00 pm September 29-October 1 at 7:30 pm October 2 at 1:00 pm SEATTLE, WA — Pacific Northwest Ballet opens […]

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Boston Ballet launches new season

August 15, 2011

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ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MIKKO NISSINEN’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON LAUNCHES AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE WITH NIGHT OF STARS, ROMEO + JULIET AND THE NUTCRACKER Boston Ballet’s 2011-2012 Season of Dance Features Classics, New  Works and Final Season of Current Nutcracker Production BOSTON, MA – August 11, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen’s 10th Anniversary […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 39th Season

July 14, 2011

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 39th Season Line-Up. PNB Box Office Opens for 2011-2012 ticket sales on Monday, July 18. Special Two-Week Offer: NO SERVICE FEES July 18 – 31! September 2011 – June 2012 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, Washington Season to feature American premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s Don Quixote. […]

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The Royal Ballet Season details for 2011/12

April 13, 2011

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Today The Royal Ballet has announced it’s plans for Monica Mason’s final season as Artistic Director. Since 1987 Mason has been involved with the direction of the company to some degree, first as Anthony Dowell’s assistant, then Assistant Director, though Acting Director and finally in December 2002 as Director.  This year we have been told that there is […]

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Boston Ballet asks the audience

March 17, 2011

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Boston Ballet is hosting a Your Choice online contest now through April 11 – allowing you to pick the name of the first repertory program featured in the 2011-2012 season. What would you like to see on the marquee at The Boston Opera House? What does this program mean to you? What name encapsulates these […]

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Boston Ballet’s 2011-2012 season celebrates Mikko Nissinen’s 10th Anniversary

March 15, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET’S 2011-2012 SEASON CELEBRATES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MIKKO NISSINEN’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY Boston Ballet’s Thrilling Season of Dance Features Classics, New  Works and Final Season of Current Nutcracker Production BOSTON, MA – March 14, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for the 2011-2012 season. Boston Ballet’s 48th season, its third […]

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