Tag Archives: Swan Lake

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s International Tour to Japan

March 30, 2015

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Birmingham Royal Ballet’s International Tour to Japan APRIL AND MAY 2015              The company will perform Sir Peter Wright and Galina Samsova’s Swan Lake and David Bintley’s Cinderella   Matthew Golding will guest in Swan Lake at two performances   Birmingham Royal Ballet is currently in the final planning stages for its international tour to Japan […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake

March 24, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Swan Lake, choreographed by Founding Artistic Director Kent Stowell, returns to the McCaw Hall stage as the fifth offering of PNB’s 2014-15 season. This beloved story ballet, revered by audiences and dancers alike, is classical ballet at its very best. Sumptuous scenery, costumes, and lighting, and an […]

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CAROLINA BALLET’S SWAN LAKE RETURNS FOR ITS 10TH ANNIVERSARY

March 20, 2015

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CAROLINA BALLET’S SWAN LAKE RETURNS FOR ITS 10TH ANNIVERSARY Carolina Ballet plans to reprise Robert Weiss’ Swan Lake to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, accompanied by live symphonic music of the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle April 16-19, 2015.  The ballet was a triumph at the premiere, ten years ago in May 2005, and again when it […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES THE 2015-2016 SEASON

March 3, 2015

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES THE 2015-2016 SEASON INCLUDES THREE FULL LENGTH MASTERPIECES, TWO WORLD PREMIERES, AND THE RETURN OF SWAN LAKE FIRST NORTH AMERICAN COMPANY TO PERFORM MAHLER’S THIRD SYMPHONY BY JOHN NEUMEIER BOSTON, MA – Boston Ballet announces the programming for the 2015-2016 season at the Boston Opera House. The 52nd season launches with the emotionally […]

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My First Ballet: SWAN LAKE

February 13, 2015

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English National Ballet and  English National Ballet School present My First Ballet:  SWAN LAKE English National Ballet and English National Ballet School are delighted to announce tour details for My First Ballet: Swan Lake, the reimagined iconic Tchaikovsky ballet made accessible and enjoyable for audiences as young as three years old. Adapted to one hour […]

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Swan Lake returns to The Royal Winnipeg Ballet

January 28, 2015

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Swan Lake returns to The Royal Winnipeg Ballet Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s 75th Anniversary season continues with the stunning and quintessential classic Swan Lake, March 4-8 at the Centennial Concert Hall, based on alluring choreography from Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov alongside the luminous score of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Added to the RWB repertoire in 1987, […]

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English National Ballet’s Swan Lake

January 7, 2015

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English National Ballet's Swan Lake photographed by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet’s Swan Lake English National Ballet’s Swan Lake opens at the London Coliseum tonight, with Alina Cojocaru and Ivan Vasiliev in the title roles.

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum

October 23, 2014

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Updated Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s Nutcracker and Swan Lake at the London Coliseum   Nutcracker returns to the London Coliseum this Christmas from Thursday 11 December 2014 – Sunday 4 January 2015. Nutcracker sees Guest Artist Mathias Dingman’s debut performance with English National Ballet. He performs in the role of the Prince, alongside […]

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English National Ballet | Swan Lake Principal Casting

October 6, 2014

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English National Ballet | Swan Lake Principal Casting Swan Lake London Coliseum, WC2 Wednesday 7 – Sunday 18 January 2015 Performances: 7.30pm (mat 2.30pm) Tickets: £14 – £79 Box office: 020 7845 9300   Guest Artists Ivan Vasiliev, Alban Lendorf and Vitor Luiz  perform with the Company Elena Glurdjidze’s farewell performance with English National Ballet […]

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Jetè to the USA: The Australian Ballet gets set to pirouette across America this October

August 12, 2014

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Reiko Hombo in New York, Photography Lisa Tomasetti

Jetè to the USA: The Australian Ballet gets set to pirouette across America this October This October, The Australian Ballet returns to LA for the first time in more than four decades and the San Francisco Bay Area for the first time in over 20 years to premiere an Australian classic, Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake. […]

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The Australian Ballet jetés into Sydney’s Capitol Theatre: A special Sydney-only season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake

July 28, 2014

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Amber Scott and Adam Bull in Graeme Murphy's Swan Lake. Photography Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet jetés into Sydney’s Capitol Theatre: A special Sydney-only season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake  Sydney audiences will have the opportunity to see The Australian Ballet’s internationally acclaimed masterpiece as never before, as Odette meets her Prince in the most regal of settings. In February 2015, for the first time ever, The Australian Ballet […]

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Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers to be staged on two sides of the globe this autumn

June 10, 2014

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Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers to be staged on two sides of the globe this autumn Northern Ballet’s A Christmas Carol and The Three Musketeers are to be staged by The Royal New Zealand Ballet and Alberta Ballet on opposite sides of the globe this autumn. The two companies are working […]

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HOUSTON BALLET CAPS THE SEASON WITH STANTON WELCH’S ROMANTIC CLASSIC SWAN LAKE

May 25, 2014

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HOUSTON BALLET CAPS THE SEASON WITH STANTON WELCH’S ROMANTIC CLASSIC SWAN LAKE   New Zealand Designer Kristian Fredrikson’s Spectacular Scenery and Costumes Inspired by Pre-Raphaelite Paintings   First Soloist Katharine Precourt and Newly Promoted Soloist Nozomi Iijima  Make Their Debuts as the Swan Queen   Principal Karina Gonzalez Performs the Swan Queen for the First […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada

May 8, 2014

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Sonia Rodriguez. Photo by Sian Richards.

Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The challenge of pushing myself and discovering new things. I love the time in the studio where I get to develop a role or a get to discover a new way of moving. […]

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The Royal Ballet Season 2014/15

March 31, 2014

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The Royal Ballet Season 2014/15 The Royal Ballet 2014/15 season has three world premieres (with only one likely to be classical)  including a new full length ballet by Wayne McGregor, a new one act ballet from Liam Scarlett in November alongside Kim Brandstrup’s Ceremony of Innocence, and one by Hofesh Shechter. Carlos Acosta’s Don Quixote returns […]

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Dutch National Ballet | New Season 2014-15

February 26, 2014

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DUTCH NATIONAL BALLET PRESENTS THE 2014 – 2015 SEASON * World premieres by Hans van Manen, Christopher Wheeldon, David Dawson and Ernst Meisner * Dutch premieres by John Neumeier and Wayne McGregor * Revivals of Rudi van Dantzig’s Swan Lake, Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella & George Balanchine’s Jewels * International tours to China, Paris and London * […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Good Swan, Bad Swan : Dancing Swan Lake

February 25, 2014

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Artistic Director and Lead Principal dancer of English National Ballet, in her dressing room preparing to dance the dual role of Odette/Odile in Swan Lake. Tamara Rojo - (C) BBC - Photographer: Arnaud Stephenson

Good Swan, Bad Swan : Dancing Swan Lake Why is Swan Lake still being danced more than 100 years after it was created ? What is its appeal for audiences and for dancers of today ? These are some of the questions that Tamara Rojo, Principal dancer and Artisitc Director of English National Ballet, attempts to […]

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Darcey’s Ballerina Heroines

February 24, 2014

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Darcey’s Ballerina Heroines As courtesans, fashion icons, political pawns and international celebrities, the great ballerinas have played a multitude of roles both on and off the stage. They have moved from the courts of kings to stages around the globe, from the highs of public adoration to the lows of injury and scandal. But few […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Greta Hodgkinson’s Extraordinary Winter Season

February 20, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Greta Hodgkinson’s Extraordinary Winter Season Final Swan Lake Debut in A Month in the Country  Tatiana in Onegin This Winter Season will feature the extraordinary talents of Principal Dancer Greta Hodgkinson with her final Swan Lake, her debut as Natalia in A Month in the Country and her return […]

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The National Ballet of Canada’s Swan Lake | Principal Guest Artists announced

February 19, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada’s Swan Lake | Principal Guest Artists announced Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that Principal Guest Artists Svetlana Lunkina and Evan McKie will open the winter performances of Swan Lake on March 8, 2014. Swan Lake is onstage until March 16, 2014 at the […]

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