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Alexandre Riabko, Anna Polikarpova and Otto Bubenicek of The Hamburg Ballet in Nijinsky.
Photo by Holger Badekow.

National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced

National Ballet of Canada | Nijinsky Principal Casting Announced February 19, 2013… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the highly anticipated Canadian premiere of Nijinsky which opens the Winter Season in Toronto at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts on March 2, 2013. Principal […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Anna Pavlova, Twentieth Century Ballerina

Ballet Books | Anna Pavlova | Twentieth Century Ballerina Beautifully put together, the covetable coffee-table book Anna Pavlova, Twentieth Century Ballerina is a treasure. “It was Anna Pavlova, and no one else, who opened the world to ballet.” Written by Jane Pritchard (Curator of dance at the V&A) with Caroline Hamilton (dance and costume historian) and […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Russian Ballet Icons Gala

Russian Ballet Icons Gala London Coliseum Sunday 4th March 2012 What a night. The thing about this Gala series is that you don’t get standard gala fare – Don Quixote, Swan Lake etc,. Galas can present the kind of difficulties that you don’t find in the standard repertory and arise out of a lack of rehearsal […]

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English National Ballet season 2011/12

English National Ballet has released details of it’s 2011/12 season as follows : Strictly Gershwin on tour 6 – 9 October (preview week) 12 Oct-19 November (National tour) 14-18 February 2012 Bristol Hippodrome January 2012 London Coliseum The Nutcracker 7 December – 14 January 2012 London Coliseum Beyond Ballet Russes (The Rite of Spring/Ode:Meditation sur […]

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Rephrasing Ballets Russes @ The V&A

English National Ballet Artist Jennie Harrington models a dress designed by Celia Ming Fung Choi BA (Hons) Fashion Design Technology Womenswear, London College of Fashion, as part of Ballets Russes Design Perspectives.   Rephrasing Ballet Russes English National Ballet and partners in residence at the V&A 17-30 October 2010 Between 17th and 30th October, you […]

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