English National Ballet today announces Joseph Caley is to join English National Ballet as Principal for the 2017/2018 season. Caley trained at the Royal Ballet School, joining Birmingham Royal... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Sadly, the UIEX was right last January. Veronika Part is leaving ABT. But why the stark difference in Kevin McKenzie’s treatment of the departures of two admired and loved ballerinas who had nearly identical lengths of service and pedigrees -...
Excerpts from “Grace”, “Rambler”,“Wonderboy”and “Remembering the Pool at the Best Western” “Nobody Lives Here Now” Joe Goode Performance Group June 24, 2017 Yerba Buena Center for Arts San Francisco, CA by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita...Show More Summary
"Never Was", "Two Dimes and a Nickel", "For Pixie", "Chaconne" (José Limón), "Shadows'", "Soir Bleu" SFDanceworks ODC Theater Sam Francisco, CA June 24, 2017 (matinee) by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano 2017 Last year SFB soloist James Sofranko stepped into new territory. Show More Summary
Scholarship recipients from across Canada begin month-long training at prestigious RWB School Following the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) School Professional Division’s 16-city International Audition... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Jane Eyre – Leeds, Belfast, Sheffield, Cardiff, London & Salford A Celebration of Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Master Choreographer – Leeds The Little Mermaid – Edinburgh, Milton Keynes & Leicester... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Eva Maze never quite fulfilled her childhood dream of becoming a ballerina but, as a successful organizer of theatrical productions, she's spent a lifetime traveling the world for the love of dance. Learn more about her story and memoir.
"Swan Lake" The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada June 15, 2017 by Denise Sum copyright © by Denise Sum 2017 "Swan Lake" may be one of the most loved of all ballets, but it is also one of the most tinkered with. Show More Summary
Following Arts Council England’s funding announcement on June 27, Birmingham Royal Ballet is happy to confirm that it has maintained its status as a National Portfolio Organisation, with standstill... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Poldark Series 3 | Episode 4 Ahead of the third episode of the BBC’s adaptation of Winston Graham’s Poldark, here are some images from the up-coming show. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
As part of our New York Tour, we went to the apartment of Georgina Pazcoguin, Soloist with the New York City Ballet. Georgina grew up in a large family in Pennsylvania. In 2001 she attended the School of American Ballet for the year,...Show More Summary
Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) proudly announces the promotion of five dancers and the addition of four, totaling 26 Company dancers. RWB’s new roster features Alanna McAdie’s promotion from... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
150 Pointes of Canada Attracts Nationwide-Participation In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, The National Ballet of Canada’s special project, 150 Pointes of Canada, has attracted interest... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
“Allegro Brilliante,” “Barber Violin Concerto,” “Polyphonia” Miami City Ballet Jacob’s Pillow Ted Shawn Theatre Beckett, MA June 24, 2017 by Gay Morris copyright© 2017 Gay Morris Miami City Ballet opened the Jacob’s Pillow 85th summer season with a program of works that stressed the company’s connections to New York City Ballet. Show More Summary
"Murder Ballades," "MinEvent," "In Silence We Speak," "Orpheus Highway" L.A. Dance Project The Joyce Theater New York, NY June 20, 2017 by Carol Pardo copyright 2017 by Carol Pardo Benjamin Millepied knows New York audiences and how to entice them to see his Los Angeles based L.A. Show More Summary
The Australian Ballet’s Symphony in C brings together great works from the past century to showcase the vigour of modern ballet. Coming to Melbourne following a rapturously received season in Sydney,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
“Hearts & Arrows,” “Yag,” “In Silence We Speak” L.A. Dance Project Joyce Theater New York, NY June 21, 2017 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2017 by Martha Sherman L.A. Dance Project has a fine pedigree, and it shows. Built and led by former...Show More Summary
For long I have been fascinated by the work of young choreographer Alexander Whitley, and especially his explorations of concepts from science and physics... The post “8 Minutes” with Alexander Whitley appeared first on The Ballet B...
As they are fond of saying elsewhere, here is a condensed and edited version of The New York Times’s critical opinion of Cranko’s Onegin. All quotes are from reviews by Anna Kisselgoff. What the current heterophobic critic has to sa...