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BOSTON BALLET LONDON TOUR, JULY 2013

June 4, 2013

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BOSTON BALLET LONDON TOUR, JULY 2013   Company Debuts 50th Anniversary Performances At The London Coliseum Accompanied by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra   Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the Company will visit London, 3 – 7 July 2013 for only six performances at the London Coliseum. The date marks the return of Boston Ballet […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sarah Van Patten, Principal, San Francisco Ballet

August 17, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sarah Van Patten, Principal, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? If Monday is the start of a new ballet then it’s always exciting to see what will be created. I love seeing what can evolve from nothing. I’m also always excited, not only by the […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s tour to North America – Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur added

May 29, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet’s tour to North America – Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur added <Hong Kong – 29 May 2012> The Hong Kong Ballet is delighted to announce its debut at the Festival des Arts de Saint-Sauveur (FASS), one of Québec’s most important artistic and cultural events. The appearance at FASS will complete the Company’s three […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON

May 23, 2012

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE THREE MUSIC FESTIVALS – STRAVINSKY, TSCHAIKOVSKY, AND AMERICAN MUSIC WORLD PREMIERE BALLETS BY PETER MARTINS, JUSTIN PECK AND CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON AND ORIGINAL SCORES BY MARC-ANDRÉ DALBAVIE AND SUFJAN STEVENS Twenty-One Weeks of Performances to Feature 65 Ballets and Scores by 44 Composers Four-Week Fall Season to […]

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The Hong Kong Ballet embarks on a 3-week tour to North America

April 16, 2012

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The Hong Kong Ballet embarks on a 3-week tour to North America Including a debut at Jacob’s Pillow, America’s longest-running and most prestigious Dance Festival <Hong Kong – 16 April 2012> This summer, The Hong Kong Ballet will embark on a three week long tour to North America from 18th July. The Company will make […]

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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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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS MADE IN AMERICA IN MAY 2012

March 10, 2012

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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS MADE IN AMERICA IN MAY 2012 Nicolo Fonte Creates a World Premiere with Original Score Composed by Anna Clyne Houston Ballet Premiere of Mark Morris’s Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes   HOUSTON, TEXAS – From May 24 – June 3, 2012, Houston Ballet presents its spring mixed repertory program titled […]

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American Ballet Theatre’s Ethan Stiefel to retire

January 23, 2012

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ETHAN STIEFEL TO RETIRE AS PRINCIPAL DANCER WITH AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE Ethan Stiefel, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 1997, will retire from the Company at the conclusion of the 2012 Metropolitan Opera House season in New York City, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.  Stiefel will give his farewell […]

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME

January 5, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET BEGINS THE 2012 SPRING SEASON WITH SIMPLY SUBLIME Boston Ballet Takes The Stage February – May at The Boston Opera House Presenting Four Programs Spanning The Company’s Repertoire BOSTON, MA – January 4, 2012 – Boston Ballet presents Simply Sublime, February 9-19, at The Boston Opera House to begin the 2012 spring season […]

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Boston Ballet launches new season

August 15, 2011

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ARTISTIC DIRECTOR MIKKO NISSINEN’S 10TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON LAUNCHES AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE WITH NIGHT OF STARS, ROMEO + JULIET AND THE NUTCRACKER Boston Ballet’s 2011-2012 Season of Dance Features Classics, New  Works and Final Season of Current Nutcracker Production BOSTON, MA – August 11, 2011 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen’s 10th Anniversary […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

May 15, 2011

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    Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet       What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?  As any of my friends or family (or strangers who have had the misfortune to encounter me before 11am) will tell you, I am not a morning person. My […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE BEST OF AMERICAN BALLET WITH BALANCHINE/ROBBINS AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE

May 2, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE BEST OF AMERICAN BALLET WITH BALANCHINE/ROBBINS AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE A Quadruple Bill of Works By Two Dance Giants Takes the Stage to Close the 2010-2011 Season BOSTON, MA – April 29, 2011 – Boston Ballet presents Balanchine/Robbins, a tour de force of four works by George Balanchine and Jerome […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS BALANCHINE BLACK & WHITE WEEK

April 20, 2011

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET PRESENTS BALANCHINE BLACK & WHITE WEEK MAY 3 – 10, 2011 NYCB opens its spring repertory season with Balanchine Black & White Week, a full week of performances of George Balanchine’s “black and white” ballets, as well as a series of Pre-Performance Talks, demonstrations, and events. This opening week of performances […]

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET TO PRESENT SIX WEEKS OF REPERTORY PERFORMANCES MAY 3 – JUNE 12, 2011

April 20, 2011

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NEW YORK CITY BALLET TO PRESENT SIX WEEKS OF REPERTORY PERFORMANCES MAY 3 – JUNE 12, 2011 Opening Week Will Showcase Balanchine’s Signature “Black and White” Ballets Featuring 12 of the Iconic Works as Well as a Special Series of Pre-Performance Talks, Demonstrations, and Events New Production of The Seven Deadly Sins Choreographed by Lynne […]

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Boston Ballet asks the audience

March 17, 2011

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Boston Ballet is hosting a Your Choice online contest now through April 11 – allowing you to pick the name of the first repertory program featured in the 2011-2012 season. What would you like to see on the marquee at The Boston Opera House? What does this program mean to you? What name encapsulates these […]

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Ballet NEWS | Boston Ballet – Rethink Ballet with Boston Ballet’s Spring Season – Full-length Story Ballets to Contemporary World Premiere Works

February 4, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS ITS SIGNATURE RANGE IN FOUR DIVERSE SPRING PROGRAMS INCLUDING ELO EXPERIENCE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, BELLA FIGURA, AND BALANCHINE/ROBBINS Rethink Ballet with Boston Ballet’s Spring Season – Full-length Story Ballets to Contemporary World Premiere Works BOSTON, MA – February 4, 2011 – Following a highly successful and lauded fall season featuring a […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer Jeffrey Stanton Announces Retirement

November 25, 2010

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer Jeffrey Stanton Announces Retirement Final Performances During 2010-2011 Season Seattle, WA – Pacific Northwest Ballet Artistic Director Peter Boal and principal dancer Jeffrey Stanton have announced that Mr. Stanton will be retiring at the end of the 2010-2011 season, following a 23-year career, 17 years of which were spent with […]

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