Tag Archives: Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The Hong Kong Ballet | Clärchen Character from the original tale of The Nutcracker re-introduced

November 28, 2012

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Child dancer Cheryl Heung

Clärchen Character from the original tale of The Nutcracker re-introduced The Hong Kong Ballet’s brand new production of The Nutcracker will have its world première this December. Choreographer Terence Kohler has brought Clärchen, Clara’s beloved doll, back into the limelight. Clärchen was a character in the book that inspired the ballet, E.T.A. Hoffmann’s The Nutcracker […]

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Northern Ballet announces season of mermaids, butterflies, fairies and fiends

June 27, 2012

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Northern Ballet's Ondine - Martha Leebolt as Ondine

Northern Ballet announces season of mermaids, butterflies, fairies and fiends Northern Ballet starts a new season in its home city of Leeds with the UK première of David Nixon’s Ondine, which will be performed at West Yorkshire Playhouse from 8 to 15 September.  This is a rare treat for classical ballet fans as the heartbreaking […]

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Scottish Ballet | Fall under the spell of Sleeping Beauty

November 11, 2011

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Scottish Balet

Scottish Ballet | Fall under the spell of Sleeping Beauty ______________________________________________________________ PRESS INFORMATION From Scottish Ballet ______________________________________________________________ FALL UNDER THE SPELL OF SCOTTISH BALLET’S   Conceived by Ashley Page and Antony McDonald Choreography*: Ashley Page Music: Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky Designs: Antony McDonald Lighting: Peter Mumford *Featuring original choreography by Marius Petipa Touring Glasgow / Edinburgh […]

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