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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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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET BRINGS BACK CROWN JEWEL

January 29, 2015

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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET BRINGS BACK CROWN JEWEL BY GEORGE BALANCHINE * Glittering ballet triptych by master choreographer George Balanchine * ten performances in Amsterdam, The Hague and Utrecht * 12 to 26 February 2015 Jewels is the glittering ballet triptych by the great Russian-American master choreographer George Balanchine (1904-1983). In the high-spirited Jewels, Balanchine combines […]

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CAROLINA BALLET TO OPEN 16TH SEASON WITH AN EVENING OF BALLETS BY GEORGE BALANCHINE

September 13, 2013

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CAROLINA BALLET TO OPEN 16TH SEASON WITH AN EVENING OF BALLETS BY GEORGE BALANCHINE Groundbreaking Rubies to Highlight Program RALEIGH, NC —  Carolina Ballet opens its 16th season October 10, 2013 with a program of ballets by George Balanchine, arguably the greatest choreographer of the 20th century and founding artistic director of New York City […]

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Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection

July 30, 2013

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Carlos Acosta and Marianela Nunez in Scheherazade. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection @ the London Coliseum One of the greatest male dancers of his generation, Carlos Acosta returns to the London Coliseum for a limited run from Tuesday 30 July – Sunday 4 August 2013, with Classical Selection, a new show presenting highlights from Carlos’ career in celebration of the year of […]

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Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection | Casting and Repetory announced

July 3, 2013

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Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection is at the London Coliseum from July 30 to August 4. Performances: Tuesday 30 – Saturday 3 August at 7.30pm; Sunday 4 August at 3pm (no performance Thursday 1 August) Tickets: £10 – £85 Ticket office: 020 7845 9300 or 0844 412 4300   One of the greatest male dancers […]

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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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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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Ballet Chicago Moving Forward

April 10, 2012

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Ballet Chicago Moving Forward May 5, 6, 2012 “Balanchine Masterworks” at The Harris Theater May 6 Lucia Mauro Panel May 31 From “Port to Pointe” Save the Date! In a major move to the beautiful downtown Harris Theater for Music and Dance, on May 5 and 6, 2012 Ballet Chicago will present “Balanchine Masterworks”, a program of […]

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Mariinsky Ballet | Jewels DVD

October 25, 2011

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Mariinsky Ballet | Jewels DVD Having just spent an hour and a half immersed in utterly, thoroughly enchanting gorgeousness, I have one thing to say : you just can’t be without this DVD recording of the Mariinsky’s Jewels by George Balanchine. The Mariinsky Orchestra handle the music by Fauré, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky magnificently. The Mariinsky […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Cecilia Iliesiu, Corps de ballet, Carolina Ballet

September 30, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Cecilia Iliesiu, Corps de ballet, Carolina Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I am motivated by the thought of knowing I am going to dance and my body is healthy enough to push beyond its limits. Why ballet ? Ballet is a particularly special art form […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Yasmine Naghdi, Artist, The Royal Ballet

September 25, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Yasmine Naghdi, Artist, The Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?  Knowing that I have a week ahead of me allowing me to move, that I can do what I love doing most of all and that I don’t have to sit still on an office chair all day long! Why […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET TO PRESENT THIRD DANCERS’ CHOICE PROGRAM

May 28, 2011

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET TO PRESENT THIRD DANCERS’ CHOICE PROGRAM

NEW YORK CITY BALLET TO PRESENT THIRD DANCERS’ CHOICE PROGRAM ON SUNDAY, JUNE 12 This Special One-Time-Only Program Initiated by Peter Martins will be supervised by Soloist Adrian Danchig-Waring and Corps Member Amanda Hankes with proceeds benefiting NYCB’s Dancers’ Emergency Fund Special Pricing of $50 for the Orchestra, First, Second, and Third Rings, and $25 […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2010-2011 Season Encore Performance

April 1, 2011

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS ITS 2010-2011 Season Encore Performance Performance to include works by Balanchine, Caniparoli, Kylian, Stowell …and more!  Featuring the PNB Orchestra. ONE NIGHT ONLY! Sunday, June 12, 2011 – 6:30 pm Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 SEATTLE, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet wraps up its […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Lindsi Dec, Soloist, Pacific Northwest Ballet

December 15, 2010

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Pacific Northwest Ballet soloist Lindsi Dec with principal dancer Karel Cruz in Paul Gibson’s Sense of Doubt. Photo © Angela Sterling

  Cupcakes & Conversation with Lindsi Dec, Soloist, Pacific Northwest Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday Morning? I love waking up in the morning thinking, what can I improve on today? One of my favorite things about being a dancer is there is always something to work on. I love the challenge and […]

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Ballet NEWS | Scottish Ballet 40th Anniversary tour – London dates review

October 4, 2009

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Rubies/Workwithinwork/In Light and Shadow Sadlers Wells, London Saturday 3rd October 2009 Company in George Balanchine’s Rubies. Photograph by Andrew Ross Rubies is a handy ballet to have in the repertoire as your 40th Anniversary comes around. It’s fiendishly tricky, the jazzy music (Stravinsky) pushing the dancers to take risks if they dare. It’s not that […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Mariinsky Ballet : Aristocrats of the dance return to Covent Garden

July 10, 2009

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Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet Homage to Balanchine – Rubies Photo : Natasha Razina The Mariinsky Ballet will be in temporary Summer residence at the Royal Opera House this summer. Here are the details of the repertory and casting. All casting is subject to change so please keep an eye on these pages as the dates draw […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet in Jewels

June 10, 2009

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Yohei Sasaki, Johannes Stepanek, Bennet Gartside in Rubies as part of Jewels – photo Johan Persson Three different stones – Three different phases of life – Three different composers Put them together and what have you got ? An abstract ballet choreographed by George Balanchine in 1967, themed with Emeralds, Rubies & Diamonds, and called, […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet Jewels Masterclass

May 20, 2009

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Tonight’s Royal Ballet Masterclass was, as always, an absolute treat. It never ceases to amaze me how generous the dancers are with their time – something picked up tonight by Rozzie Metherell, the Insight Programme Manager, who thanked both the dancers for their time and for the indefatigable way in which they always step up […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet Masterclass tonight

May 20, 2009

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Tonight’s Royal Ballet Masterclass at the Royal Opera House will focus on Jewels, an upcoming production, which was hugely popular last year when it was staged for the first time at the Royal Opera House, running from 9 June – 19 June 2009. Unusually, there are a couple of seats left for tonight’s Masterclass (at […]

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