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Northern Ballet’s Swan Lake returns for national tour

January 19, 2016

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Northern Ballet’s Swan Lake returns for national tour   Join Northern Ballet this spring for one of ballet’s most famous love stories with the return of David Nixon OBE’s Swan Lake. Performed to Tchaikovsky’s moving score, this production is a modern take on an iconic classic with all the beauty for which Swan Lake is […]

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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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Classics reimagined as Northern Ballet announces spring 2016 season

November 18, 2015

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Classics reimagined as Northern Ballet announces spring 2016 season Northern Ballet has released details of its spring 2016 season which will see popular classic titles brought to life through the Company’s unique blend of dance and storytelling. Northern Ballet’s new season includes the return of audience favourite Swan Lake, the continuation of 1984 and the […]

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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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THE BOTANIST LAUNCHES NEW COCKTAIL TO CELEBRATE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 25th ANNIVERSARY

September 15, 2015

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THE BOTANIST LAUNCHES NEW COCKTAIL TO CELEBRATE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 25th ANNIVERSARY Popular Birmingham bar, The Botanist is set to launch a limited edition cocktail to celebrate Birmingham Royal Ballet’s 25th anniversary.   Swapping the barre for the bar, Principal Dancer Jenna Roberts and Soloist Steven Monteith plus members of Birmingham Royal Ballet staff chose […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Raffaele Morra, Dancer & Ballet Master, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

July 28, 2015

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Raffaele Morra, Dancer & Ballet Master, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (New York based, all-male, comedy ballet company Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, also known as The Trocks) What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Curiosity motivates me every Monday morning, just like any other day. If ballet chose […]

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extends again at the London Coliseum

July 28, 2015

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extends again at the London Coliseum   TWO EXTRA AND FINAL SWAN LAKE PERFORMANCES ANNOUNCED THE BEST-SELLING SHOW AT THE LONDON COLISEUM THIS SUMMER Due to continued overwhelming demand, The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre has today announced that it will extend its run at the London Coliseum this August […]

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extended at London Coliseum in August 2015

June 23, 2015

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The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre season extended at London Coliseum in August 2015 FIVE EXTRA PERFORMANCES OF SWAN LAKE ADDED 13-23 August   The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre has announced that it will extend its run at London’s Coliseum this August 2015 for the second time, adding a further five extra performances of Swan Lake. […]

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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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Pacific Northwest Ballet Dancer Brittany Reid Announces Retirement

April 1, 2015

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Dancer Brittany Reid Announces Retirement   Following a 15-Year Career with PNB, Final Performances in Swan Lake.   Seattle, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet corps de ballet dancer Brittany Reid has announced she will be retiring at the end of the run of Kent Stowell’s Swan Lake (April 10 – 19), following […]

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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 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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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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