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The Australian Ballet prepares a showcase of homegrown works for its 2015 China tour

September 21, 2015

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The Australian Ballet prepares a showcase of homegrown works for its 2015 China tour  The Australian Ballet this week commences rehearsals for its upcoming tour of China, where it will perform at two prestigious festivals: 2015 Dance Festival of the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing, and Shanghai International Arts Festival. Tail feathers […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Lockett, Coryphée, The Australian Ballet

December 23, 2012

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The Narrative of Nothing (Infinity triple bill): photographer Jeff Busby, dancers Charles Thompson and Brooke Lockett

Cupcakes & Conversation with Brooke Lockett, Coryphée, The Australian Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? (or Tuesday if that is the first day of your working week) Coffee! No it’s the excitement of beginning a new week fresh and the prospect of new challenges, new opportunities and potentially wonderful moments […]

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LANDMARK SEASON FOR THE MARIINSKY THEATRE

December 18, 2012

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LANDMARK SEASON FOR THE MARIINSKY THEATRE OPENING OF NEW OPERA HOUSE IN ST. PETERSBURG, MULTIMEDIA AND 3D PRODUCTIONS OF MARIINSKY PERFORMANCES AND EXTENSIVE INTERNATIONAL TOUR The new Mariinsky theatre (Mariinsky II) scheduled to open Thursday 2 to Saturday 4 May, 2013 The Mariinsky Theatre’s 2012/2013 landmark season, which includes an extraordinary schedule of tours, performances, […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet

October 10, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? My husband Josh! He is always there to love and encourage me and I am so grateful for that. I am also motivated by the prospect of working on any of the ballets that […]

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Ballet Chicago recommends The Paris Opera Ballet at the Harris Theater this Summer!

June 21, 2012

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Ballet Chicago recommends The Paris Opera Ballet at the Harris Theater this Summer! THE FRENCH ARE COMING! Don’t miss the Chicago debut of the Paris Opéra Ballet launching its national tour, June 26-July 1, at the Harris Theater in Millennium Park! The world’s finest ballet company will offer two programs that they have never previously […]

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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON

April 10, 2012

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SAN FRANCISCO BALLET ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON   HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THE U.S. PREMIERE OF WHEELDON’S CINDERELLA, NEUMEIER’S NIJINSKY BY VISITING COMPANY HAMBURG BALLET, THE SF BALLET PREMIERE OF LIFAR’S SUITE EN BLANC, PLUS WORLD PREMIERES BY MCGREGOR, POSSOKHOV & RATMANSKY   SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, April 10, 2012—San Francisco Ballet, the oldest professional ballet company in […]

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English National Ballet’s Beyond Ballet Russes in pictures

March 29, 2012

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English National Ballet’s Beyond Ballet Russes in pictures English National Ballet opened Programme 2 of their Beyond Ballet Russes tribute, with Apollo/Le Train bleu/Jeux/Suite en blanc. Photographs © Helen Maybanks.  No unauthorised reproduction. [nggallery id=60] Ballet performance listing Apollo/Le Train bleu/Jeux/Suite en blanc is at the London Coliseum until Sunday 1st April. Ballet News offer Ballet News […]

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Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10

March 27, 2012

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Ballet News offers English National Ballet tickets @ £10 In the mood for a trip to the ballet but feeling the pinch a bit ? English National Ballet is delighted to offer Ballet News readers best available seats for Beyond Ballets Russes: programme 2. Tickets cost £10* and are available from 12 noon tomorrow (28th March). […]

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English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer & People’s Choice Award

March 7, 2012

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Yonah Acosta

English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer & People’s Choice Award On Monday evening, this year’s Emerging Dancer competition organised by English National Ballet was judged by, among others, Arlene Phillips. The winner of both the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Award was Yonah Acosta. The nominees were : Yonah Acosta Don Quixote (Gorsky), Diana and Acteon (Petipa) Barry […]

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English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum

February 10, 2012

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an artists impression of The Rite of Spring by Noemi Manalang

English National Ballet celebrates the legacy of the Ballets Russes in a season of heritage pieces and new work at the London Coliseum   Beyond Ballets Russes, London Coliseum Call 0871 911 0200 Book online for Programme One and Programme Two Tickets £10 – £67   Programme 1 22 – 27 March L’après-midi d’un faune, Faun(e), […]

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English National Ballet season 2011/12

July 23, 2011

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English National Ballet has released details of it’s 2011/12 season as follows : Strictly Gershwin on tour 6 – 9 October (preview week) 12 Oct-19 November (National tour) 14-18 February 2012 Bristol Hippodrome January 2012 London Coliseum The Nutcracker 7 December – 14 January 2012 London Coliseum Beyond Ballet Russes (The Rite of Spring/Ode:Meditation sur […]

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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’s Daria Klimentová & Vadim Muntagirov in rehearsal

March 15, 2011

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If you’ve been entranced by Agony & Ecstasy, the three-part documentary series following English National Ballet over the course of 2010, you might be surprised to discover that neither Romeo & Juliet nor The Nutcracker are currently being performed.  Instead they have innovatively scheduled, among others, a hint of Swan Lake (Black Swan pas de deux) and […]

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Sky Arts offer 100 people the chance to see English National Ballet for £5

March 11, 2011

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dancers in white swan lake tutus answering phones

To celebrate their season sponsorship of English National Ballet, Sky Arts are giving 100 people the chance to see there scintillating production of Black and White on March 16th at London Coliseum for only £5. That’s top price tickets which would usually cost £50. Black & White is a scintillating and beautiful celebration of dance, featuring the athleticism, dynamism and expressiveness of English National Ballet’s […]

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Black Swan pas de deux added to English National Ballet’s Black & White bill

February 23, 2011

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The Black Swan pas de deux has been added to English National Ballet’s up-coming Black & White bill (Resolution|Men Y Men|Vue de L’Autre|Suite en Blanc).  New details and casting are as follows : Black Swan Casting 16 March at 7.30pm – Erina Takahashi, Dmitri Gruzdyev 17 March at 7.30pm – Erina Takahashi, Dmitri Gruzdyev 18 March […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Natalia Kremen, Artist, English National Ballet

February 10, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Natalia Kremen, Artist, English National Ballet  You can see Natalia performing Suite en Blanc as part of Black & White with English National Ballet at the London Coliseum from 16 – 19 March.  Tickets £10 – £50. The performance dates are : Wednesday 16 March at 7.30pm, Thursday 17 March at […]

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

January 19, 2011

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ballet dancers in a row wearing blue tutus

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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Isabelle Ciaravola, Étoile, Opéra National de Paris

January 16, 2011

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  Cupcakes & Conversation with Isabelle Ciaravola, Étoile, Opéra National de Paris   What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ?  A good coffee as every day hahhahahahaa !!! First, I have to wake up slowl, listen to some nice music, drink an espresso and a fresh red orange juice… a hot bath … […]

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