The Washington Ballet | Announcing the 2017.2018 Season

Russian Masters Kicks off the Season with TWB Orchestra! Works by Marius Petipa, Michel Fokine, Alexei Ratmansky and George Balanchine   John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet – Valentine’s Week Celebration Featuring The Washington Ballet Orchestra   Three World Premieres!  Works byBallet SuperstarsMarcelo Gomes, Gemma Bond and Clifton Brown Featuring Live Musical Accompaniment   Mixed Masters […]

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Rui Huang and Spencer Hack in The Dreamers Ever Leave You. Photo by Karolina Kuras

Canada 150: The National Ballet of Canada and The Royal Ballet Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, and Kevin O’Hare, Director of The Royal Ballet, today announced that the two companies will collaborate in a unique performance of Robert Binet’s The Dreamers Ever Leave You in celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. Receiving its UK premiere, the ballet will be […]

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Svetlana Lunkina. Photo by Karolina Kuras. Projected stars by STScI and NASA

The National Ballet of Canada | Mad Hot Ballet: Northern Lights – Gala Repertoire Announced

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the repertoire for MAD HOT BALLET: Northern Lights. The company’s annual million-dollar fundraising gala takes place on June 6, 2017 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. This season marks Greta Hodgkinson’s 25th year with the National Ballet and her 20th […]

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Hong Kong Ballet Announces 2017/18 Season

Hong Kong Ballet Announces 2017/18 Season

Hong Kong Ballet’s Artistic Director Madeleine Onne announces the productions in the upcoming 2017/18 season, the last season she has planned as Artistic Director. The new season will open in August with the return of Nina Ananiashvili’s version of Don Quixote, a fun-filled comedy for the whole family set in the colourful streets of Spain. […]

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Hong Kong Ballet’s Mainland China Tour 2017

To celebrate the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)’s 20th anniversary, Hong Kong Ballet will embark on an exciting four-city China tour to Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai and Jinan for seven performances in June 2017. As a key flagship arts organisation in Hong Kong, the Company proudly serves as a cultural ambassador to […]

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A Streetcar Named Desire Principal Casting Announced

Canadian Premiere June 3 Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the Canadian premiere of A Streetcar Named Desire, choreographed by John Neumeier. A Streetcar Named Desire will open the National Ballet’s Summer Season June 3 – 10, 2017 at Toronto’s Four Seasons Centre for the […]

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Queensland Ballet | JOEL WOELLNER PROMOTED TO DEMI-SOLOIST

Queensland Ballet is delighted to announce that Company Artist Joel Woellner was today promoted to the rank of Demi-Soloist following his final performance as Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake. Artistic Director Li Cunxin said he was thrilled to acknowledge Joel’s remarkable talent and outstanding dancing through this promotion. “Anyone who has watched Joel dance, particularly […]

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Dance Proms Young Choreographer 2017

Celebrity judging panel Darcey Bussell, John Partridge and Michael Nunn search for Dance Proms Young Choreographer 2017 • Dance Proms Young Choreographer to benefit from one-to-one mentoring session with acclaimed choreographer Akram Khan MBE and performance of their work at the Royal Albert Hall. • Dance Proms Young Choreographer announced as a new category for […]

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World premiere of Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Arcadia

Birmingham Royal Ballet presents ambitious new production in a mixed programme at Birmingham Hippodrome This June, Birmingham Royal Ballet performs the world premiere of Arcadia at Birmingham Hippodrome, as part of a mixed programme alongside Michael Corder’s Le Baiser de la fee and John Cranko’s ever popular Pineapple Poll. Choreographed by Birmingham Royal Ballet First […]

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