Tag Archives: The Bolshoi Ballet

Ballet News Reviews | Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet

October 22, 2015

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in rehearsal with Carlos Acosta

Ballet News Reviews | Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet Photo books are notoriously tricky to get just right. Expensive to produce, getting a commercially viable price point is a difficult balancing act between cost and quality. The incomparable Kirsty Mitchell has been brave enough to forego several offers from publishers for her Wonderland book that […]

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A Celebration of Dance: Cast announced for The Hong Kong Ballet’s mixed bill production of Serenade, Castrati and Swan Lake Act III

October 21, 2014

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A Celebration of Dance: Cast announced for The Hong Kong Ballet’s mixed bill production of Serenade, Castrati and Swan Lake Act III The Hong Kong Ballet announces today the cast list for the Company’s jubilant mixed bill production: A Celebration of Dance – The Hong Kong Ballet at 35! Due to scheduling issues, the previously advertised […]

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London Coliseum to host tribute to Vaslav Nijinsky

February 14, 2013

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London Coliseum to host tribute to Vaslav Nijinsky Russian Ballet Icons Gala and Dinner 2013   Grand annual gala to celebrate the life and work of the legendary dancer   The Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2013, a grand gala evening dedicated to Vaslav Nijinsky will be held on the 10th March 2013 on the stage […]

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Russian Ballet Icons Gala and Dinner 2012 | Tribute to Anna Pavlova

January 4, 2012

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Anna Pavlova

Russian Ballet Icons Gala and Dinner 2012 | Tribute to Anna Pavlova Celebrating a centenary of Anna Pavlova making her home in London, at Ivy House Sunday 4 March 2012, 7.00pm, The London Coliseum Box Office: 0871 911 0200 I can’t recommend this ballet Gala to you highly enough.  No matter how expensive you feel […]

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The Bolshoi Ballet’s Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev in London this summer

March 28, 2011

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Romeo & Juliet poster

Mon 11 July  – Sun 17 July 2011 NEWSFLASH – Osipova & Vasiliev are scheduled to dance in every performance. This July, for 9 performances only, superstars of the Bolshoi Ivan Vasiliev and Natalia Osipova with sensational Danish ballet star Alban Lendorf will perform a twenty-first century re-staging of Sir Frederick Ashton’s Romeo & Juliet […]

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Ballet NEWS | Carlos Acosta

January 27, 2011

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The Royal Ballet’s Guest Pricipal Carlos Acosta wrote his autobiography, No Way Home, which was published in 2007. Now, Margaret Willis has decided to raid her memory bank over the last 20 years and write her own version, entitled The Reluctant Dancer.  There is nothing much new here – Carlos’ story is simply told and is already […]

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Breaking Ballet NEWS | National Dance Award winners 2011

January 24, 2011

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Breaking Ballet NEWS | National Dance Award winners 2011

Today the winners of the National Dance Awards 2011 were announced at Sadlers Wells, London.  Recently I published the full list of finalists. Patron of the Awards, Dame Beryl Grey says: “I am delighted that the awards are now entering their second decade and have established an important, permanent and valuable place in the annual dance calendar. […]

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National Dance Awards – Finalists announced

November 5, 2010

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THE 11th ANNUAL NATIONAL DANCE AWARDS FINALISTS OF NATIONAL DANCE AWARDS 2010 ANNOUNCED The finalists of the Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards 2010 were announced today. The winners will be revealed on Monday 24 January 2011 at the awards ceremony in central London. The best male and best female dancer sections look particularly close this […]

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Bolshoi Ballet in London @ The Royal Opera House this summer

March 11, 2010

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Victor Hochhauser presents THE BOLSHOI OPERA AND BALLET AT THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN 19 July – 8 August 2010 Public booking opens 6 April 2010 www.roh.org.uk/bolshoi The Bolshoi Ballet will be returning to the Royal Opera House this summer.  Casting is yet to be announced (if you know the Company, you’ll know that […]

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