Three By Ekman credit Ross Brown

Razor-sharp dance by the RNZB

Energy and rhythm are just some of the hallmarks of young Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman’s acclaimed dance works to be presented by the RNZB this May and June.   In 2016 the Royal New Zealand Ballet premiered Ekman’s Cacti as part of their smash-hit Speed of Light tour which featured in the Auckland Arts Festival […]

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The Sarasota Ballet’s April Program Closes Its Season with Extraordinary Performances of World Class Ballet

De Valois, Balanchine & Robbins, The Sarasota Ballet’s final program of the Season, will open at the Sarasota Opera House on April 28 and features four works by three of the great masters of the dance world. These performances mark the Company premieres of George Balanchine’s Valse-Fantaisie and Jerome Robbin’s Fancy Free and is the […]

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American Repertory Ballet’s Annual Gala A Resounding Success!

American Repertory Ballet hosted its annual Gala, themed Pride and Prejudice: An Evening of Timeless Elegance, on Saturday, on March 25, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at the Heldrich Hotel in downtown New Brunswick, N.J. “Our annual gala was a great success,” says Board Chair Charles Metcalf. “We honored two outstanding individuals who have greatly contributed to the arts in […]

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The Australian Ballet’s Nutcracker – The Story of Clara. Photo Justin Ridler

The Australian Ballet | Nutcracker – The Story of Clara: An epic contemporary vision of ballet’s favourite tale

A joyful celebration of ballet, a deeply moving life story, and an affectionately humorous depiction of the migrant experience are masterfully interwoven in Graeme Murphy’s Nutcracker – The Story of Clara. Created in 1992 for The Australian Ballet by one of the country’s most audacious and prolific choreographers, this ballet has become a modern Australian […]

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YOU dance apprentices at a performance. Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann

The National Ballet of Canada | YOU dance Livestreams to Over 16,000 Students

Karen Kain, Artistic Director, and Barry Hughson, Executive Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that YOU dance, the company’s signature education and outreach programme, will be livestreamed once again from the Betty Oliphant Theatre in Toronto to schools across Canada on April 12, 2017. This season, YOU dance will reach the greatest […]

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Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet | ICONIC BALLERINA EVELYN HART RETURNS FOR WORLD PREMIERE OF VESPERS

Evelyn Hart and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) bring James Kudelka’s Vespers to life from May 10-14 at the Centennial Concert Hall.  Kudelka’s new creation is based on the music of Claudio Monteverdi’s “Vespers”.  With the world premiere of Vespers, we will see how Kudelka combines dramatic atmospheres with creative classical ballet technique, contemporary styles […]

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Hong Kong Ballet’s 2016/17 Season Finale

Hong Kong Ballet’s 2016/17 Season Finale

Carmen and More A HKSAR’s 20th anniversary programme featuring two masterpieces by legendary choreographer Jiří Kylián and a new Carmen with music by Bizet/Shchedrin and local rock star Mike Orange of Chochukmo fame Brand New! Ballet PLUS+ A two-year audience development initiative to promote contemporary ballet for all As the curtain falls on its 2016/17 […]

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