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Former New York City Ballet ballerina will coach excerpts from two of her signature roles as well as a pas de deux choreographed on her by Balanchine

August 27, 2016

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Former New York City Ballet ballerina will coach excerpts from two of her signature roles as well as a pas de deux choreographed on her by Balanchine   Patricia Wilde, a celebrated principal dancer with New York City Ballet, will coach her roles in Divertimento No. 15, La Valse, and Balanchine’s beloved ballet, Serenade, for cameras of […]

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Indianapolis City Ballet’s Evening With the Stars Patron & General Sale Tickets Are on Sale Now!

August 22, 2016

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Photo: Gene Schiavone, Evgenia Obraztsova & Vladislav Lantratov perform Romeo & Juliet at EWTS 2015

Indianapolis City Ballet’s Evening With the Stars Patron & General Sale Tickets Are on Sale Now! We are thrilled to welcome you to our 8th Annual Evening With the Stars, November 12th, at the beautiful Murat Theatre in downtown Indianapolis! Indianapolis City Ballet is pleased to offer not only one of the most-anticipated entertainment performances […]

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Houston Ballet Announces Tour to Los Angeles Honoring Celebrated Choreographer

April 13, 2016

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Houston Ballet Announces Tour to Los Angeles Honoring Celebrated Choreographer Distinguished American choreographer William Forsythe has selected Houston Ballet to perform in Los Angeles at The Music Center’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Oct. 21-23, as part of “Celebrate Forsythe”, a program with a never-before-seen approach that salutes his works.  Houston Ballet will perform Artifact Suite, after […]

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PATRICIA McBRIDE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

March 20, 2016

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PATRICIA McBRIDE TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Patricia McBride, whose stellar career with NYCB spanned three decades, will teach and coach on camera two memorable dances  from Balanchine’s Gershwin ballet, Who Cares?.  “Fascinatin’ Rhythm” a solo, and “The Man I Love,” a pas de deux, were created by Balanchine on McBride, the […]

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Atlanta Ballet Taps Celebrated San Francisco Ballet Principal Dancer Gennadi Nedvigin as Company’s Fourth Artistic Director

February 25, 2016

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Atlanta Ballet Taps Celebrated San Francisco Ballet Principal Dancer Gennadi Nedvigin as Company’s Fourth Artistic Director Atlanta Ballet announced today that Gennadi Nedvigin, principal dancer with San Francisco Ballet, will join the 87-year-old company as only its fourth artistic director. The announcement comes just seven months after John McFall, the Ballet’s current artistic director, announced […]

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KARIN VON AROLDINGEN TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

January 5, 2016

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KARIN VON AROLDINGEN TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION   Former New York City Ballet principal to tape two of the roles created on her by George Balanchine   New York City – Karin von Aroldingen, former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, will coach her created roles in Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 and Who […]

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HOUSTON BALLET INVITED TO PERFORM AT NEW YORK CITY’S FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL OCTOBER 6-7, 2015

October 2, 2015

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HOUSTON BALLET INVITED TO PERFORM AT NEW YORK CITY’S FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL OCTOBER 6-7, 2015   Company To Perform Stanton Welch’s Maninyas Houston, Texas – Houston Ballet returns to New York to perform Artistic Director Stanton Welch’s Maninyas at the 12th annual Fall for Dance Festival. The company will give two performances of Maninyas […]

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The Australian Ballet kicks off World Ballet Day LIVE

September 28, 2015

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World-class ballet live streamed free, as The Australian Ballet kicks off World Ballet Day LIVE 23 hours of vision inside some of the world’s leading ballet companies, starting 12pm EST, 1 October 2015 From bush to beach and cape to cape, Australian audiences can visit the studios of their national dance company from wherever they […]

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World Ballet Day: The National Ballet of Canada Streams Live from Montréal

September 24, 2015

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World Ballet Day: The National Ballet of Canada Streams Live from Montréal Thursday, October 1, 11 am—4 pm EST The Australian Ballet | Bolshoi Ballet | The National Ballet of Canada The Royal Ballet | San Francisco Ballet World Ballet Day returns on Thursday, October 1 with five of the world’s leading ballet companies streaming […]

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World Ballet Day LIVE returns with a 23-hour live stream

September 8, 2015

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World Ballet Day LIVE returns with a 23-hour live stream hosted by five of the world’s leading ballet companies on Thursday 1 October Following last year’s unprecedented collaboration for the first World Ballet Day LIVE, five of the world’s leading ballet companies will once again stream 23 hours of live, behind-the-scenes footage on Thursday 1 […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s Season Finale

March 26, 2015

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s Season Finale Paquita.Bolero.Carnival+ Including The Hong Kong Première of Alexei Ratmansky’s Le Carnaval des Animaux Plus Guest Appearances by 5 International Stars A Le French May 2015 Programme Tickets on Sale 29th March As the curtain falls on The Hong Kong Ballet’s 2014/15 season, the company presents Paquita.Bolero.Carnival+, a fantastic mixed […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”

March 10, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet to live-stream “William Forsythe On Stage”   Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:30 PM Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, WA 98109 Legendary choreographer William Forsythe will join Pacific Northwest Ballet on stage for a special lecture-demonstration on the eve of the first American program devoted entirely to his […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Hannah Fischer and Ethan Watts Compete for The Erik Bruhn Prize

February 6, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada | Hannah Fischer and Ethan Watts Compete for The Erik Bruhn Prize Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, announced that Corps de Ballet members Hannah Fischer (20) and Ethan Watts (20) will represent the company at The Eleventh International Competition for The Erik Bruhn Prize on Tuesday, […]

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VIOLETTE VERDY and JEAN-PIERRE BONNEFOUX TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION

January 8, 2015

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VIOLETTE VERDY and JEAN-PIERRE BONNEFOUX TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Former principals to coach their roles in Sonatine , which premiered at the New York City Ballet Ravel Festival of 1975 New York City—Violette Verdy and Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux (formerly Bonnefous), former principal dancers with New York City Ballet, will teach and […]

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World Ballet Day LIVE leaps to lead place in global online trending

October 3, 2014

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Artists of The Australian Ballet during class on World Ballet Day LIVE. Photography Kate Longley

World Ballet Day LIVE leaps to lead place in global online trending The inaugural World Ballet Day LIVE on Wednesday 1 October 2014 highlighted an enormous global love of ballet as audiences joined to watch the live online stream, engaging across social media channels in unprecedented numbers. Streamed online for 20 hours from 12pm Australian […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Streams Live On World Ballet Day

September 25, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada Streams Live On World Ballet Day   The Australian Ballet | Bolshoi Ballet | The Royal Ballet |  The National Ballet of Canada | San Francisco Ballet The first ever World Ballet Day on Wednesday, October 1 sees extraordinary and unprecedented access behind the scenes across five of the world’s […]

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World Ballet Day | What you’ll see

September 24, 2014

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World Ballet Day | What you’ll see THE ROYAL BALLET OPENS ITS ‘VIRTUAL DOORS’ FOR AN INSIDE VIEW OF THE WORKING DAY AS PART OF A GLOBAL FIRST: WORLD BALLET DAY ONE DAY OF LIVE STREAMING ON WEDNESDAY 1 OCTOBER The Australian Ballet | Bolshoi Ballet | The Royal Ballet | The National Ballet of […]

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GLOBAL FIRST: FIVE WORLD-CLASS BALLET COMPANIES, ONE DAY OF LIVE STREAMING IN OCTOBER

September 8, 2014

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GLOBAL FIRST: FIVE WORLD-CLASS BALLET COMPANIES, ONE DAY OF LIVE STREAMING ON WEDNESDAY 1 OCTOBER   Australian Ballet | Bolshoi Ballet | The Royal Ballet | The National Ballet of Canada | San Francisco Ballet The first ever World Ballet Day will see an unprecedented collaboration between five of the world’s leading ballet companies. This […]

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Diablo Ballet Announces 21st Season with Premieres, and newly appointed Régisseur Joanna Berman

August 28, 2014

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Diablo Ballet Announces 21st Season with Premieres, and newly appointed Régisseur Joanna Berman Diablo Ballet is pleased to announce its 21st season of Alluring Beauty to feature works by Christopher Wheeldon, Val Caniparoli, Christopher Stowell, Trey McIntyre and George Balanchine. The Company will also present the 2014 Edition of A Swingin’ Holiday by Sean Kelly […]

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Seven emerging artists to be paired with renowned mentors through Rolex Arts Initiative

May 20, 2014

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Seven emerging artists to be paired with renowned mentors through Rolex Arts Initiative Olafur Eliasson, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Michael Ondaatje, Alexei Ratmansky, Kaija Saariaho, Jennifer Tipton and Peter Zumthor select talented protégés for year of creative collaboration   eneva, 19 May 2014 – The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative today announced the seven talented young artists […]

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