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Dancers Responding to AIDS Announces Performers for the 21st Annual Fire Island Dance Festival

May 29, 2015

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Dancers Responding to AIDS Announces Performers for the 21st Annual Fire Island Dance Festival Lineup includes  : Ailey II, Ballet Hispanico, Pontus Lidberg Dance and More   Three performances only: July 17-19 in Fire Island Pines, NY   Produced by and benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS   Fire […]

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Ballet Business | Dancing on paper

December 19, 2011

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a sample of Benesh Notation

Ballet Business| Dancing on paper | Choreography Central As part of the Ballet News Choreography Central series of in-depth features going backstage to find out who & what brings ballet to life, today’s subject answers the question : how do you write movement, in this case ballet, and what are the practical applications of being able to do so ? What is Benesh Movement Notation (BMN) ? […]

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Ballet News | The George Balanchine Foundation

August 9, 2011

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JILLANA, CONRAD LUDLOW, and SUKI SCHORER TO TAPE VIDEO SERIES FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION Roles in Liebeslieder Walzer and La Source will be coached by the dancers on whom Balanchine choreographed them New York City—For The George Balanchine Foundation Interpreters Archive, Jillana and Conrad Ludlow will coach and teach the principal roles they originated in Liebeslieder […]

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The Royal Ballet School celebrates its founder on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2011

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Freed shoes logo and two other ballet companies

Today is International Women’s Day, and I’d like to highlight the day with some information about an up-coming conference hosted by The Royal Ballet School to mark the 10th Anniversary of the death of the Founder of The Royal Ballet School and Companies – the one and only Dame Ninette de Valois OM, CH, DBE (1898-2001). Entitled […]

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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 logo

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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New Year Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachel Cossar, Corps de Ballet, Boston Ballet

January 1, 2011

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ballet cupcakes

Cupcakes & Conversation with Rachel Cossar, Corps de Ballet, Boston Ballet Rachel Cossar, of Toronto, Ontario, began her training at the National Ballet School of Canada, Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, École Supérieure de Danse Contemporaire before joining Boston Ballet School as a trainee. Cossar danced with Boston Ballet II for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 seasons […]

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Boston Ballet season opener 2010/11 – Night of Stars

September 15, 2010

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Ballet NEWS

BOSTON BALLET OPENS 2010-2011 SEASON WITH NIGHT OF STARS AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE    Company’s International Roster Showcased in New Works and Repertoire Favorites with Guest Stars Laëtitia Pujol and Alessio Carbone of Paris Opera Ballet  BOSTON, MA – September 15, 2010 – Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the complete program and casting […]

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