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IMG_9385 Amy Fote and Artists of Houston Ballet. By Amitava Sarkar

HOUSTON BALLET REVIVES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR STANTON WELCH AM’S EPIC MADAME BUTTERFLY

HOUSTON BALLET REVIVES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR STANTON WELCH AM’S EPIC MADAME BUTTERFLY From September 22 – October 2, Houston Ballet will revive artistic director Stanton Welch AM’s signature work Madame Butterfly in a program with his one-act ballet Son of Chamber Symphony. Set to Puccini’s memorable score, in an arrangement by John Lanchbery, Madame Butterfly chronicles […]

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HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR

HOUSTON BALLET ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MADELEINE ONNE AS ACADEMY DIRECTOR Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch AM announces the appointment of Madeleine Onne as Director of Houston Ballet Academy. Ms. Onne will work closely with Mr. Welch to continue the high standard of educational and artistic excellence that the Academy has established over the past […]

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HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF STANTON WELCH’S GISELLE

HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF STANTON WELCH’S GISELLE   ROMANTIC CLASSIC HIGHLIGHTS COMPANY’S 2015-2016 SEASON   Houston, TX – From June 9 – 19, 2016, Houston Ballet will conclude its 2015-16 season with the world premiere of artistic director Stanton Welch’s Giselle. The world premiere of Giselle is made possible through the generosity […]

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HOUSTON BALLET’S LOGO FOR THE NUTCRACKER RECEIVES A NEW LOOK

HOUSTON BALLET’S LOGO FOR THE NUTCRACKER RECEIVES A NEW LOOK   Houston Ballet, America’s fifth largest ballet company, unveiled the first phase of a marketing plan for Artistic Director Stanton Welch’s new production of The Nutcracker which premieres on November 25, 2016. To build upon the anticipation and excitement surrounding the upcoming production Houston Ballet’s […]

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ANDREW NIELSEN TO JOIN HOUSTON BALLET AS DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION

ANDREW NIELSEN TO JOIN HOUSTON BALLET AS DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION Houston Ballet is pleased to announce that Andrew Nielsen will join its artistic leadership team as Director of Production. Mr. Nielsen will oversee all technical and production management duties for Houston Ballet locally and internationally. “It is my pleasure to welcome Andrew to Houston Ballet […]

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Ballet: Serenade
Choreographer: George Balanchine
Dancer: Katharine Precourt
Photo: Amitava Sarkar
Image provided courtesy of Houston Ballet

Houston Ballet Presents Its Spring Mixed Repertory Program

Houston Ballet Presents Its Spring Mixed Repertory Program   Alexander Ekman’s Cacti Added to Company’s Repertoire George Balanchine’s Serenade and Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Gloria Returns   From May 26 – June 5, 2016, Houston Ballet offers up its Spring Mixed Repertory Program.  The powerhouse program pairs two twentieth century masterpieces with the company premiere of […]

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Artists of Houston Ballet in Romeo and Juliet

Houston Ballet visits Melbourne for the first time this winter to perform Romeo and Juliet

Houston Ballet visits Melbourne for the first time this winter to perform Australian choreographer Stanton Welch’s acclaimed Romeo and Juliet 30 June–9 July 2016 Visiting Australia for the first time, leading US Company Houston Ballet presents its hit production of Stanton Welch’s Romeo and Juliet as part of The Australian Ballet’s 2016 season. Following its […]

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