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Scottish Ballet launches new exercise routine | Port de Bras

September 27, 2012

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Scottish Ballet launches Port de Bras In early July, Scottish Ballet launched Core de Ballet, a specialised introduction to core-based ballet exercises.  Gyrotonics instructor Kate Menzies took Scottish Ballet dancers Luciana Ravizzi and Luke Ahmet through the 15 minute routine, designed to stretch and tone. The video received over 5000 downloads Now the company has […]

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Ballet Business | Fundraising

June 11, 2012

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Ballet Business | the business of fundraising “It’s my dream. There’s nothing else I want to do.”  I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard that. Dreams are vital and if you’ve got to the stage where you need to be thinking about fundraising – well done! The transition of dream to reality begins […]

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Ballet | Continuous

October 17, 2011


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Ballet | Continuous A while ago I interviewed Monica Pelfrey, a ballet dancer with Los Angeles Ballet, for Cupcakes & Conversation. Well, Monica recently worked on a video with freelance choreographer, Summer Jones, at the famous Salk Institute in San Diego. Ballet, maths and architecture Monica says, “I would love to share this video with […]

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National Youth Ballet | Ballet Chocolat reviewed plus Ballet News presents a British Sign Language Interpretation for the first time!

September 12, 2011


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Ballet Chocolat National Youth Ballet Sadlers Wells London Sunday, September 11th 2011 The first thing to say is that I echo fellow NYB first timer, Wayne McGregor (resident choreographer at The Royal Ballet) who said on stage at the end of this performance that he was “blown away” by the talent, passion and dedication shown […]

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