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Houston Ballet’s Academy Presents Its 2014 Spring Showcase

April 9, 2014

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Houston Ballet’s Academy Presents Its 2014 Spring Showcase   Young Dancers Perform George Balanchine’s Masterwork Serenade for the First Time, Coached by Former Principal Dancer Leslie Peck   David Lichine’s Comic Gem Graduation Ball Returns to the Repertoire     HOUSTON, TEXAS – On Friday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 1:30 […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Tatiana Leskova : A ballerina at large

January 3, 2013

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Ballet News Reviews | Tatiana Leskova : A ballerina at large Tatiana Leskova is one of the last surviving pupils of dancers from the golden age of the Imperial Russian Ballet; the daughter of exiled Russians whose mother, Helena, conceived her in Venice, Italy, and born in Paris in 1922. This biography, first published in Brazil and […]

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San Francisco Ballet Update

March 3, 2012

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San Francisco Ballet Update March 2012   The Little Mermaid Receives Prestigious TV and Film Award Nomination SF Ballet’s filmed production of Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid has received a nomination for the “Best in Arts Documentary and Performing Arts” award from the Rose d’Or Global Entertainment Television Festival. Entertainment programs from around the world are […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Mourns Alexander Grant

October 3, 2011

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The National Ballet of Canada Mourns Alexander Grant Former Artistic Director Dies at 86 October 3, 2011… The National Ballet of Canada mourns the death of Alexander Grant, Artistic Director from 1976 to 1983, who passed away on Friday, September 30 in London, England at the age of 86. Alexander Grant and David Scott. Photo […]

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Houston Ballet announces premiere of The Taming of the Shrew

March 17, 2011

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Houston Ballet caps its 2010-11 season with the company premiere of John Cranko’s The Taming of the Shrew IN JUNE 2011 Third Work by Cranko to Enter Houston Ballet’s Repertoire HOUSTON, TEXAS – From June 9-19, 2011, Houston Ballet will present John Cranko’s staging of The Taming of the Shrew, a masterful choreographic depiction of […]

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