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Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet

June 27, 2016

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Yonah Acosta & Shiori Kase photographed by Cheryl Angear

Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has announced that Shiori Kase has been promoted to Principal of English National Ballet. Joining Shiori onstage after her performance as Gulnare in Le Corsaire on Saturday 25 June at the Palais Garnier, Tamara Rojo announced the promotion in front of […]

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English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in Liverpool – Principal Casting

October 13, 2015

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English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in Liverpool – Principal Casting English National Ballet Le Corsaire Liverpool Empire Wednesday 18 – Saturday 21 November 2015 Performances at 7.30pm (mat at 2.30pm) Tickets: £11.90 – £43.90 Following its five-star premiere in 2013, English National Ballet’s production of Le Corsaire returns with performances at the Liverpool Empire from […]

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English National Ballet – National Tour Principal Casting

September 22, 2015

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English National Ballet – National Tour Principal Casting English National Ballet Lest We Forget / Romeo & Juliet / Le Corsaire National Tour 8 September – 28 November 2015 Performance times and ticket prices vary Continuing its commitment to taking world-class ballet to audiences across the country, this Autumn English National Ballet presents three critically […]

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English National Ballet | Principal Casting Autumn 2014 UK Tour and Nutcracker

August 18, 2014

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English National Ballet | Principal Casting Autumn 2014 UK Tour and Nutcracker Principal casting for English National Ballet’s Autumn UK tour and Nutcracker is today announced. Joining English National Ballet from Boston Ballet, Alejandro Virelles makes his debut as Principal with the Company, performing the role of Prince Siegfried alongside Alina Cojocaru’s Odette/Odile in Derek […]

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English National Ballet’s Coppelia in Pictures

July 30, 2014

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Photograph by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Coppelia in Pictures English National Ballet recently completed a run of Coppélia at the London Coliseum, with debuts from Shiori Kase and Yonah Acosta.

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English National Ballet’s Coppelia In Pictures

July 23, 2014

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Laurretta Summerscales as Prayer in English National Ballet's Coppelia

English National Ballet’s Coppélia In Pictures English National Ballet’s production of Coppélia opens tonight at the London Coliseum, with Yonah Acosta and Shiori Kase both making debuts as Franz and Swanlida respectively. Both have recently been promoted – Acosta to Principal and Kase to First Soloist.

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Alban Lendorf to dance as Guest Artist in English National Ballet’s Coppélia

June 4, 2014

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Alban Lendorf to dance as Guest Artist in English National Ballet’s Coppélia Alban Lendorf, principal dancer at The Royal Danish Ballet, is to appear as Guest Artist in English National Ballet’s upcoming production of Coppélia when he will dance the role of Franz to Tamara Rojo’s Swanilda. Alban Lendorf, hailed by the New York Times […]

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire

January 10, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire As stories go, Le Corsaire isn’t one you’d want to dwell on. At its core, the message isn’t a pleasant one to dwell on, even if it is supposed to be make-believe. However, staging this new production by Anna-Marie Holmes for English National Ballet has its […]

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English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in pictures | part 2

October 17, 2013

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English National Ballet's Le Corsaire. Photograph: Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Le Corsaire in pictures | part 2 If you missed the first look feature on English National Ballet’s new production of Le Corsaire which opens tonight in Milton Keynes, please follow the link. Here is the second instalment.  

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English National Ballet Announces Dancer Promotions

July 18, 2013

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English National Ballet. Emerging Dancer competition 2013.

English National Ballet Announces Dancer Promotions  We are delighted to announce that English National Ballet has made the following promotions, with effect from the new Autumn Season:   James Forbat promoted to First Soloist (currently Soloist) Shiori Kase is to be promoted to Soloist (currently 5th Year Artist) Nancy Osbaldeston promoted to First Artist (currently […]

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Lexus Europe celebrate IS launch with English National Ballet

June 17, 2013

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Lexus Europe celebrate IS launch with English National Ballet Lexus Europe today announces details of their integrated advertising campaign to promote the launch of the New Generation IS model. Lexus has partnered with English National Ballet and renowned choreographer Russell Maliphant for the campaign by London advertising agency CHI &Partners, which stars ENB Lead Principal Dancer […]

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker

December 12, 2012

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s The Nutcracker The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Wednesday 12th December 2012 Party guests and puppets, magic, snow and glitter.  All the elements are there for the taking in The Nutcracker. Wayne Eagling’s production for English National Ballet brings a nephew from Military school (Vadim Muntagirov), a […]

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English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed

December 28, 2011

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Venus Villa and Yonah Acosta

English National Ballet | The Nutcracker reviewed | Debut by Venus Villa & Yonah Acosta The Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum Boxing Day, 26th December 2011 Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novel written in 1816, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King, The Nutcracker ballet was originally conceived as an entertaining add-on to follow […]

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Designer tutus on the catwalk at English National Ballet

June 14, 2011

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English National Ballet | Couture ballet  Later this month English National Ballet will auction 9 tutus  made for their dancers by fashion designers. There were ten tutus, but for personal reasons Bruce Oldfield is no longer able to take part. Begoña Cao & her Bruce Oldfield tutu will be missed ! Ballet Tutus for auction Ballet and […]

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English National Ballet : Black & White

March 17, 2011

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Yonah Acosta

Resolution Photography throughout : Helen Maybanks Black & White English National Ballet London Coliseum 16th March 2011 Five ballets in one hit make quite an impact – first-timers to the ballet will find something to love in this programme. Wayne Eagling’s Resolution, based on Mahler’s Rückert Lieder is a collection of five songs, beautifully and clearly […]

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English National Ballet Spring Season with Swan Lake & free ballet events/classes

January 19, 2011

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EMERGING DANCER 2011 Aspire, discover, emerge… 28 February 10.30am – 5.30pm Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre ADMISSION FREE – Drop-in event (no advance booking required). Join English National Ballet and engage in a programme of FREE activities inspired by the Emerging Dancer Award. 10.30am – 11.45am: English National Ballet class Follow the six Emerging Dancer nominees for […]

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Ballet NEWS | English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer Award ceremony

January 3, 2011

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The Emerging Dancer Award, now in its second year, is an annual competition for English National Ballet to recognise and nurture talent and encourage excellence and potential within the Company. The six Emerging Dancer nominees are James Streeter, Ksenia Ovsyanick, Laurretta Summerscales, Max Westwell, Shiori Kase, Vadim Muntagirov. At this event each of the nominees […]

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English National Ballet announces The Emerging Dancer Award nominees

November 19, 2010

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English National Ballet announces The Emerging Dancer Award nominees sponsored by Talbot Hughes McKillop English National Ballet is delighted to announce the six selected finalists for The Emerging Dancer Award 2011, generously supported in its second year by Talbot Hughes McKillop (THM), the restructuring experts. The Emerging Dancer Award is an annual competition for English […]

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Ballet NEWS | Our Ascending Stars – Shiori Kase, English National Ballet

January 17, 2010

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Our Ascending Stars…. Drawing by noomiedoodlesfashion The quite fabulous noomiedoodlesfashion very generously gave up some time to work on my brief, which was to use her fashion expertise to conjure up traditionally dressed dancers but with a fashionable twist. ‘Our ascending stars’…. follows the progress of professional dancers who have graduated this year. Regular readers […]

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From Student to Star : Shiori Kase

October 28, 2009

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From Student to Star : Shiori Kase, Artist, English National Ballet I am delighted to show another specially commissioned drawing by Sarah, a naturally talented artist, to introduce this latest interview series. Sarah’s brief was to depict the dancers’ progression from student to professional, and the resulting sketch perfectly represents that transition. From Student to […]

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