GOVERNOR GENERAL HONOURS RWB’S EXECUTIVE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR FOR OUTSTANDING INDIGENOUS LEADERSHIP

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., C.D., Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada is joined by lieutenant governors and territorial commissioners from each province and territory to present Canadian Honours with a special focus on recognizing outstanding Indigenous leadership. André Lewis, Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s Executive Artistic Director, Tina Keeper, a Cree […]

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The Sarasota Ballet Adds George Balanchine’s Bugaku To Its Upcoming Season

The Sarasota Ballet’s Director Iain Webb announces a new addition to the upcoming 2017 – 2018 Season with the Company premiere of George Balanchine’s Bugaku. The ballet will be performed alongside Antony Tudor’s The Leaves are Fading and Sir Frederick Ashton’s Marguerite and Armand, during the final program of the Season, Great Masters of Dance, […]

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Princeton Ballet School Creates New Summer Dance Camp for Children in New Brunswick

Princeton Ballet School, the official school of American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey’s premier professional ballet company, has created a new summer camp program for children interested in learning dance. The camp is being offered the weeks of July 10 and 17, 2017, in downtown New Brunswick. Dancers will have the opportunity to participate in a […]

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Scottish Ballet steps out to become dementia friendly

Scottish Ballet has been awarded £150,000 by the Life Changes Trust to enable them to become dementia friendly. They will use the funding to set up a programme of dementia friendly dance based activities for people living with dementia, their carers and families across Scotland, and raise awareness about the condition. Central to the programme […]

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English National Ballet My First Ballet: Cinderella National Tour

18 – 30 July 2017 Performance times and ticket prices vary English National Ballet’s My First Ballet: Cinderella returns this summer with performances at The Peacock, London (18-23 July) and Manchester Opera House (26-30 July). A reimagined version of the classic fairy-tale created especially for children as young as three, My First Ballet: Cinderella is […]

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PARTICIPANTS OF SCOTTISH BALLET CREATES CHOREOGRAPHY SCHEME ANNOUNCED

Scottish Ballet has selected six Scotland-based choreographers to join the Scottish Ballet Creates mentorship scheme. Building on the success of last year’s scheme, this year’s participants will receive mentorship from CEO / Artistic Director Christopher Hampson and internationally renowned mentor, choreographer and performer Kerry Nicholls. The successful applicants are Ewan Hambleton, Jamiel Laurence (Scottish Ballet […]

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The Washington School of Ballet 2017.2018 Auditions

NW DC: June 10, July 15 and August 19 Athenaeum: September 8 [email protected]: June 24, July 29 and August 19 Audition Times + Registration Information The Washington School of Ballet (TWSB) will hold auditions for its 2017.2018 school year programs at three campuses: NW, the Athenaeum in Alexandria and [email protected] in southeast D.C. For auditions […]

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