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GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN

GAINESVILLE BALLET GALA WITH BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN Gainesville Ballet Company presents a celebratory 10 year Gala performance featuring the premiere choreography of CARMINA BURANA by Artistic Director Rafik Hegab, and a special appearance with ballet superstar Daniil Simkin and his partner Ashley Bouder, Principal Dancer of New York City Ballet. The Gala, one performance […]

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Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes

Youth America Grand Prix and TenduTV’s “Ballet’s Greatest Hits” now available internationally on iTunes and other digital video stores An unprecedented documentary showing the making and performance of excerpts from some of the most beloved classical ballet variations of all time : Don Quixote,  Flames of Paris,  Giselle,  The Nutcracker  and  Swan Lake. An international cast including Ashley […]

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Royal Ballet Upper School student Prisca Bertoni photographed by Cheryl Angear

Ballet Business | How to be a media-savvy ballet dancer or student

Ballet Business | How to work with the media In an earlier feature, How to get into ballet, I outlined the early stages of a ballet career and some of the pitfalls you might want to watch out for. As part & parcel of your professional ballet career – a visual art form – photographs of you could (and hopefully, will) end up in the media – here on Ballet […]

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Ballet News World Exclusive : Venus Villa & Yonah Acosta reach for the stars

Recently I caught up with Ballet News favourite Venus Villa, who was rehearsing with Carlos Acosta’s nephew Yonah Acosta. Yonah recently completed his training in Cuba and has joined English National Ballet as a First Artist.  His technique and partnering are already well defined, and I reviewed his first performance for the company, in Suite en […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sophie Fletcher, Principal, Melbourne Ballet Company

cupcakes courtesy of the Primrose Bakery, supporters of BALLET NEWS Cupcakes & Conversation with Sophie Fletcher, Principal, Melbourne Ballet Company (this month, Sophie moves to The National Theatre in Prague). What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Funnily enough, I have always found Monday’s the best day of the week – I […]

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