Tag Archives: Rudolph Nureyev

Save The Date | Sylvie Guillem

October 5, 2013

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Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature A revealing portrait of Sylvie Guillem, one of the greatest dancers of our time. Hand-picked by Rudolph Nureyev at the age of 19, she was the youngest ever ‘etoile’, the highest-ranking female dancer at the Paris Opera Ballet and later, the star of The Royal Ballet here in London. […]

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CAROLINA BALLET TO PREMIERE THE LITTLE MERMAID

February 22, 2012

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CAROLINA BALLET TO PREMIERE THE LITTLE MERMAID RALEIGH, NC —  Principal guest choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett has created a over dozen ballets on Carolina Ballet over the past 14 seasons that run the gamut from The Ugly Duckling to Dracula, Carolina Jamboree to Carmina Burana, and most recently seen in Raleigh, her very moving Lost and Found.  […]

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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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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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English National Ballet and Roehampton University announce breakthrough research into the benefits of dance for people with Parkinson’s

June 6, 2011

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English National Ballet and Roehampton University announce breakthrough research into the benefits of dance for people with Parkinson’s “Dancing like this is helping me to get Mr. Parkinson’s out of the driving seat of my life.” “The ballet did make me urgently want to move more, and move better and hinted at how this might […]

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Ballet NEWS | Homage to Nureyev

March 22, 2010

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Homage to Nureyev London Coliseum March 21st 2010 Erina Takahashi and Dmitri Gruzdyev in the Black Swan pas de deux from Swan Lake Photography throughout :  Tim Cross I’ve never seen Rudolph Hametovich Nureyev dance live. But I felt his compelling presence in every corner of the stage this evening, which is surely the aim […]

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Ballet NEWS | Nureyev Gala – programme details

March 20, 2010

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BREAKING BALLET NEWS – Johan Kobborg, who is injured, is replaced by Sergei Polunin If you are attending the Gala tomorrow night in tribute to Nureyev, here is the programme for the evening : Photograph :  Frederika Davis PROGRAMME 21 MARCH THE MOOR’S PAVANE Farukh Ruzimatov, Irina Perren, Vera Arbuzova, Alexander Omar Music: Henry Purcell (1659-1695) […]

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Gala @ The London Coliseum, in homage to Rudolph Nureyev

February 15, 2010

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Gala @ The London Coliseum, in homage to Rudolph Nureyev

A gala night is planned as a tribute to Nureyev in March.  As you can see, there are a great many dance stars who will be dancing on the night.  Don’t miss the chance to see Igor Zelensky in London, and Polina Semionova will be back later in the summer to guest for English National Ballet […]

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