Tag Archives: Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Genée International Ballet Competition 2013: Finalists and winner of new Dancer’s Own Choreographic Award announced

September 27, 2013

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Genée International Ballet Competition 2013: Finalists and winner of new Dancer’s Own Choreographic Award announced Twelve young dancers (nine female and three male), have been named as Finalists of the Royal Academy of Dance’s Genée International Ballet Competition 2013. 58 candidates from 14 different countries as far afield as the USA, Japan, Mexico, Thailand and […]

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Ballet student Heather McGowan heads for the Bolshoi

July 3, 2011

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Ballet student Heather McGowan to dance at the Bolshoi Academy Regular Ballet News readers will know that I’ve been following the fortunes of 16 year old Heather McGowan, a ballet student at Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, Hertfordshire.  Heather recently won a place at the Bolshoi Academy – one of only a handful […]

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BALLET NEWS | Northern Ballet & New York City Ballet

January 16, 2010

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I wanted to share with you a video from New York City Ballet as three Principal dancers prepare to take on the daunting role of Princess Aurora in The Sleeping Beauty. It really is enlightening viewing. In an earlier BALLET NEWS update I passed on the great news that David Nixon OBE has been awarded […]

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