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The Sarasota Ballet Presents Smuin Ballet

February 10, 2016

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The Sarasota Ballet Presents Smuin Ballet Program includes Broken Open (World Premiere) by Amy Seiwert, Maslow (World Premiere) by Den Needham-Wood, French Twist by Ma Cong, and Bouquet by Michael Smuin Smuin Ballet’s vibrant original program features two world premieres: a highly anticipated new work by Smuin Ballet’s Choreographer-in-Residence Amy Seiwert, and another exciting addition […]

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Washington Ballet Artistic Director Septime Webre to Step Down in June

February 6, 2016

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Washington Ballet Artistic Director Septime Webre to Step Down in June   After seventeen years as Artistic Director of The Washington Ballet, Septime Webre has announced that he will step down at the end of June 2016 when his current contract ends.   “I have loved every minute of my years at The Washington Ballet – I feel […]

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OKC Ballet presents the Southwest Premiere of “Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet”

September 20, 2013

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OKC Ballet presents the Southwest Premiere of “Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet” Oklahoma City Ballet is excited to present the Southwest Premiere of Mowgli, The Jungle Book Ballet to kick off the 2013-14 season “From the Page to the Stage.” Based on Rudyard Kipling’s classic story The Jungle Book, this full-length ballet is sure to captivate fans of […]

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Oklahoma City Ballet Comes Full Circle

July 26, 2013

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Oklahoma City Ballet Comes Full Circle Over 40 years after its beginnings, Oklahoma City Ballet’s school completes its own pirouette and returns to where it all began   The Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet announces the addition of a satellite school location to meet the increasing demand for enrollment. Classes will be held Thursdays […]

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Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet adds class for children with Down syndrome

December 20, 2012

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Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet adds class for children with Down syndrome   OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 20, 2012) – The Dance Center of Oklahoma City Ballet will begin the New Year by offering a new dance program for children with Down syndrome.   At “Chance to Dance,” 12 students between the ages 5-10 with […]

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Helen Pickett Appointed Resident Choreographer for Atlanta Ballet

November 14, 2012

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Helen Pickett Appointed Resident Choreographer for Atlanta Ballet ATLANTA – Impressive. Beautifully lyrical. Stunning. Strange and wonderful concoction. Unconventional. Clever. Whether describing one of her avant-garde works or simply summing up her unique movement style, words and phrases like these flow throughout the reviews of choreographer Helen Pickett. Atlanta Ballet’s Artistic Director John McFall discovered […]

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS DRACULA

September 15, 2012

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS DRACULA TWB mounts Michael Pink’s critically-acclaimed production based on  Bram Stoker’s classic novel   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet’s (TWB) 2012.2013 season begins in October with Dracula with the  company premiere of Michael Pink’s chilling, mesmerizing retelling of Bram Stoker’s famous horror story, which runs for 13 performances October 24- […]

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