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The National Ballet of Canada |2015/16 Season Opens with Montréal Tour

September 17, 2015

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The National Ballet of Canada |2015/16 Season Opens with Montréal Tour Karen Kain Celebrates 10th Anniversary as Artistic Director The National Ballet of Canada tours to Place des Arts in Montréal with a mixed programme of the second detail & Spectre de la Rose & Chroma, October 1 – 3, 2015.Presented by Danse Danse, the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada

May 8, 2014

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sonia Rodriguez, Principal, The National Ballet of Canada  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? The challenge of pushing myself and discovering new things. I love the time in the studio where I get to develop a role or a get to discover a new way of moving. […]

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The National Ballet of Canada | Physical Thinking

May 7, 2014

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The National Ballet of Canada | Physical Thinking Goecke/Robbins/Forsythe May 28 – June 1, 2014 Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, announced today that Physical Thinking will open the Summer Season on May 28. The mixed programme features works by Marco Goecke, Jerome Robbins and William Forsythe and is onstage until June […]

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Boston Ballet | Programme 2 in pictures

July 5, 2013

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Boston Ballet | Programme 2 Tonight Boston Ballet present Programme 2 : The Second Detail/Polyphonia/Bella Figura at the London Coliseum. The dancers are : The Second Detail (William Forsythe) Paulo Arrias, Issac Akiba, Kathleen Breen Combes, Bo Busby, Dusty Button, Jeffrey Cirio, Lia Cirio, Sylvia Deaton, Lorna Feijóo, Joseph Hatti, Whitney Jensen, Misa Kuranaga, John Lam […]

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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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Artistic Director Karen Kain Unveils The National Ballet of Canada’s 2013/14 Season

February 12, 2013

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Artistic Director Karen Kain Unveils The National Ballet of Canada’s 2013/14 Season Innovation: Three World Premieres by Canadian Choreographers Canadian Premiere of Spectre de la Rose by Marco Goecke First-Ever Tour to Saratoga Springs, NY Swan Lake, Onegin February 12, 2013… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 2013/14 […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 EXPANDED COMPANY ROSTER

August 15, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 EXPANDED COMPANY ROSTER   BOSTON, MA – DATE – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the 2012-2013 Season roster, featuring 4 new Company members, 12 Boston Ballet II dancers and 9 internal promotions. The  Company and BBII returned to rehearsals at Boston Ballet’s studio headquarters on Monday, July 30 to […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER COMPANY TOUR TO FINLAND IN SEPTEMBER 2012 AT THE FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA

May 5, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER COMPANY TOUR TO FINLAND IN SEPTEMBER 2012 AT THE FINNISH NATIONAL OPERA   Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen and Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo, Both of Finland, Join Company for Debut Performances BOSTON, MA – April 16, 2012 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today that the Company will appear in […]

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON INCLUDING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE NEW NUTCRACKER

March 26, 2012

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BOSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 SEASON INCLUDING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE NEW NUTCRACKER   Boston Ballet’s thrilling season of dance features The Sleeping Beauty, Coppélia, Balanchine classics, a Jorma Elo world premiere, and an all Kylían program   BOSTON, MA – March 26, 2012 – Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today the programming for […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS ARCHITECTURE OF DANCE DEMONSTRATION AT THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS

October 5, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS ARCHITECTURE OF DANCE DEMONSTRATION AT THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS NEW HARVARD DANCE PROGRAM DIRECTOR JILL JOHNSON MODERATES WHAT: Boston Ballet presents Architecture of Dance, a demonstration at the Museum of Fine Arts on Monday, October 10 at 11:00am and 1:00pm. Newly appointed Harvard Dance Program Director Jill Johnson will moderate the […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS A SPARKLING NIGHT OF STARSTO LAUNCH THE 2011-2012 SEASON AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE

September 30, 2011

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS A SPARKLING NIGHT OF STARSTO LAUNCH THE 2011-2012 SEASON AT THE BOSTON OPERA HOUSE   PERFORMANCE FEATURES THE FULL COMPANY AND GUEST ARTIST JENNIFER DEPALO OF MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY BOSTON, MA – September 29, 2011– Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced today programming and casting for Boston Ballet’s sixth annual […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Celebrates 60th Anniversary Season with Western Canada Tour

August 31, 2011

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The National Ballet of Canada Celebrates 60th Anniversary Season with Western Canada Tour September 15 – October 4, 2011 Opening Night Ballet Talks with Karen Kain August 30, 2011… The National Ballet of Canada launches the 60th anniversary season with a six-city tour in Western Canada of an innovative mixed programme featuring the company premiere […]

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Royal Winnipeg Ballet performance celebrates 40 years of professional dance training

May 3, 2011

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PERFORMANCE celebrates 40 years OF PROFESSIONAL DANCE TRAINING Alumni and students unite for anniversary show! Winnipeg, Manitoba (May 2, 2011) – Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Professional Division presents In Concert a year-end showcase featuring George Balanchine’s Scotch Symphony, ‘Hula’ from William Forsythe’s The Second Detail, Youske Mino’s Kase and the one-act story ballet Fairy […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF KYLIÁN’S BELLA FIGURA, FORSYTHE’S THE SECOND DETAIL AND WORLD PREMIERES BY HELEN PICKETT

April 12, 2011

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                BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF KYLIÁN’S BELLA FIGURA, FORSYTHE’S THE SECOND DETAIL AND WORLD PREMIERES BY HELEN PICKETT BOSTON, MA – April 12, 2011 – Boston Ballet presents Bella Figura, a program headlined by the American premiere of Jiří Kylián’s Bella Figura, a Company premiere […]

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National Ballet of Canada’s 60th Anniversary Season announced

February 7, 2011

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World Premiere of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei Ratmanksy Opens 60th Anniversary Season Hamlet by Kevin O’Day – North American Premiere! Special Events in 2011/12 February 7, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 60th anniversary season which features a new full-length production of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Whiteside, Principal, Boston Ballet

December 3, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Whiteside, Principal, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Coffee and a competitive edge. Who would you most like to dance with & what would you dance ? In Boston Ballet, I love dancing with Lia Cirio and Misa Kuranaga but I would love to do Balanchine’s Ballo Della Regina with Merrill […]

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Cupcakes & conversation with Jeffrey Cirio, Second Soloist, Boston Ballet

October 5, 2010

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  Cupcakes & conversation with Jeffrey Cirio, Second Soloist, Boston Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? My alarm clock. It makes such an annoying sound that I only allow myself to press the snooze button twice. Then, the shower and music blasting to help me wake up are the things […]

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