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The National Ballet of Canada | World Ballet Day Returns Tuesday, October 4

September 14, 2016

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: Artists of the Ballet rehearsing Nijinsky for World Ballet Day 2014.

The National Ballet of Canada | World Ballet Day Returns Tuesday, October 4 20 Hours Non-Stop Exclusive Backstage Footage From 5 of the World’s Leading Ballet Companies To be Streamed on Facebook Live for the First Time The Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet will […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET’S AUTUMN SEASON 2016 INCLUDES CRYSTAL PITE’S EMERGENCE AND THE WORLD PREMIERE OF SOPHIE LAPLANE’S SIBILO

June 9, 2016

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SCOTTISH BALLET’S AUTUMN SEASON 2016 INCLUDES CRYSTAL PITE’S EMERGENCE AND THE WORLD PREMIERE OF SOPHIE LAPLANE’S SIBILO Fusing dance and movement, human and animal, electronic music and symphonic sound; Scottish Ballet’s Autumn Season 2016 brings together internationally acclaimed choreographer, Crystal Pite, and Scottish Ballet’s emerging choreographic talent, Sophie Laplane.   EMERGENCE: Scottish Ballet is the […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET ANNOUNCES DANCER PROMOTIONS AND NEW APPOINTMENTS

June 5, 2016

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SCOTTISH BALLET ANNOUNCES DANCER PROMOTIONS AND NEW APPOINTMENTS Scottish Ballet is pleased to announce a series of dancer promotions and new appointments, made by Scottish Ballet CEO / Artistic Director Christopher Hampson. PROMOTIONS Bethany Kingsley-Garner and Constance Devernay have been promoted to Principal dancers. Bethany first joined Scottish Ballet in 2007 and was promoted to […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET TO TAKE AWARD-WINNING PRODUCTION OF A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE TO WEST COAST OF AMERICA IN SPRING 2017

May 20, 2016

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SCOTTISH BALLET TO TAKE AWARD-WINNING PRODUCTION OF A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE TO WEST COAST OF AMERICA IN SPRING 2017 Scottish Ballet will return to the USA in May 2017 with its multi award-winning production of A Streetcar Named Desire, marking the 70th anniversary year of Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Scottish Ballet’s A Streetcar Named Desire […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET ASSISTANT ARTISTIC DIRECTOR HOPE MUIR APPOINTED ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF CHARLOTTE BALLET

April 6, 2016

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SCOTTISH BALLET ASSISTANT ARTISTIC DIRECTOR HOPE MUIR APPOINTED ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF CHARLOTTE BALLET   Scottish Ballet announces that our Assistant Artistic Director Hope Muir has been appointed Artistic Director of Charlotte Ballet in North Carolina and will take up the position in July 2017. Hope first joined Scottish Ballet as Ballet Mistress in November 2009 […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET GEARS UP FOR THE WORLD PREMIERE OF SWAN LAKE THIS SPRING

February 25, 2016

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SCOTTISH BALLET GEARS UP FOR THE WORLD PREMIERE OF SWAN LAKE THIS SPRING The countdown is underway to the world premiere of Scottish Ballet’s visionary new version of Swan Lake in April. Award-winning choreographer David Dawson has been working with Scottish Ballet’s dancers at the company’s rehearsal studios at Tramway in Glasgow to create this […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS AMBITIOUS 2016/17 PROGRAMME

January 15, 2016

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Sophie Martin for David DawsonÔÇÖs new Swan Lake for Scottish Ballet. Photograph by David Eustace.

SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS AMBITIOUS 2016/17 PROGRAMME Building on a prolific period of creativity, Scottish Ballet sets out an ambitious programme for 2016/17, continuing to innovate and cultivate new dance and delivering cutting edge creative projects.   Spring 2016: World premiere of new Swan Lake by David Dawson Scottish Ballet has a reputation for producing cutting […]

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Graham’s The Family Dairy En Pointe for Scottish Ballet

January 13, 2016

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Scottish Ballet Principal dancer Sophie Martin launching the company's health partnership with Graham's Dairies with Odette the calf

Graham’s The Family Dairy En Pointe for Scottish Ballet Scottish Ballet confirms Graham’s As New Health Sponsor for 2016 Today, Wednesday 13 January 2016, Graham’s The Family Dairy and Scottish Ballet announce the dairy’s new role as official health sponsor.  The year-long partnership is the first of its kind for Scottish Ballet and will see […]

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NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR APPOINTED AT SCOTTISH BALLET

December 14, 2015

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NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR APPOINTED AT SCOTTISH BALLET The Board of Scottish Ballet is delighted to announce that Steven Roth, CEO of West Australian Ballet, has been newly appointed as Scottish Ballet’s Executive Director. Steven will take up his post at Scotland’s national dance company in March 2016. Commenting on the appointment, Scottish Ballet Chairman, Norman […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET ANNOUNCES NEW APPOINTMENTS TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

October 13, 2015

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SCOTTISH BALLET ANNOUNCES NEW APPOINTMENTS TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS Scottish Ballet is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Non-Executive Directors, Keith Ruddock and Jann Brown, to its Board of Directors. Scottish Ballet’s Board brings a wide range of knowledge and experience to the Company, supporting it in its development. With the appointment […]

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Scottish Ballet Announces New Dancer Appointments

August 7, 2015

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Scottish Ballet Announces New Dancer Appointments Scottish Ballet is delighted to announce the appointment of Melissa Parsons, Grace Horler, Matthew Broadbent and Grace Horne, who all join the Company as Artists. Melissa Parsons joins Scottish Ballet from the National Ballet of Portugal. She is from Pembury in England and trained at the Royal Ballet School. […]

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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015

July 15, 2015

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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015   The class of 2015 who have graduated from The Royal Ballet School with contracts are : Chisato Katsura – The Royal Ballet Lukas Bjørneboe Brændsrød – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Harry Churches – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Leo Dixon – […]

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Scottish Ballet announces Christopher Hampson as new Chief Executive

June 30, 2015

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Scottish Ballet announces Christopher Hampson as new Chief Executive The Board of Directors of Scottish Ballet today announced the appointment of Christopher Hampson as its new Chief Executive. Christopher joined the company as Artistic Director in August 2012 and has been instrumental in developing the artistic vision of the Company. In March this year, he […]

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TICKETS FOR SCOTTISH BALLET’S SWAN LAKE TO GO ON SALE

June 20, 2015

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Sophie Martin for David Dawson’s brand new Swan Lake. Photograph by David Eustace.

TICKETS FOR SCOTTISH BALLET’S SWAN LAKE TO GO ON SALE   Tickets are going on sale for Scottish Ballet’s new visionary production of Swan Lake, which receives its world premiere in spring 2016. Created by the award-winning choreographer David Dawson, this imaginative re-telling of the iconic story will be performed for audiences in Glasgow, Edinburgh, […]

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Scottish Ballet | AUTUMN SEASON 2015 ANNOUNCEMENT

June 17, 2015

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Scottish Ballet | AUTUMN SEASON 2015 ANNOUNCEMENT   Scottish Ballet is pleased to announce that Maze, a new work created by Company dancer Sophie Laplane, will be added to the bill for the upcoming Autumn Season.   Scottish Ballet is committed to helping develop new choreographers and offers regular opportunities for dancers who wish to […]

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Scottish Ballet

March 30, 2015

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Scottish Ballet The Board of Scottish Ballet announces today, Monday 30 March 2015, that, for personal reasons, Cindy Sughrue, is stepping down from her role as Chief Executive / Executive Producer with immediate effect.   The Board would like to acknowledge the considerable contribution Cindy has made to Scottish Ballet and wishes her success in the […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS AN INSPIRED 2015/16 PROGRAMME

December 11, 2014

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Christopher Hampson’s Cinderella – the Royal New Zealand Ballet - The Roses. Photo by Maarten Holl

SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS AN INSPIRED 2015/16 PROGRAMME Scottish Ballet is delighted to announce its ambitious plans for 2015/16. Building on an incredibly prolific two years of choreographic creativity which has seen 9 new works staged by the company, and a further 12 added to the repertoire. Scottish Ballet will continue to expand its repertoire by […]

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Scottish Ballet presents Peter Darrell’s THE NUTCRACKER

November 2, 2014

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Eve Mutso in rehearsals for The Nutcracker. Photo by Andy Ross.

Scottish Ballet presents  Peter Darrell’s THE NUTCRACKER 13 December 2014 – 3 January 2015, Festival Theatre EDINBURGH 7 – 10 January 2015, Theatre Royal GLASGOW 14 – 17 January 2015, His Majesty’s Theatre, ABERDEEN 21 – 24 January 2015, Eden Court INVERNESS 11 – 14 February 2015, Theatre Royal NEWCASTLE Choreography: Peter Darrell CBE Music: […]

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Scottish Ballet presents THE CRUCIBLE with TEN POEMS

July 24, 2014

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Scottish Ballet presents THE CRUCIBLE with TEN POEMS 25 – 27 September Theatre Royal GLASGOW | 30 September – 1 October Eden Court INVERNESS | 3 – 4 October Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH | 7 – 8 October His Majesty’s Theatre ABERDEEN THE CRUCIBLE (World Premiere) Choreography: Helen Pickett Music: Bernard Herrmann; Paul Hindemith, Jon Hopkins; James […]

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English National Ballet School | 25th Anniversary Summer Performances

June 17, 2014

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English National Ballet School | 25th Anniversary Summer Performances English National Ballet School is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. As we approach the end of our celebratory year we are delighted to announce that for this first time in our 25 year history we have graduating students joining all 5 UK ballet companies : English National Ballet, […]

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