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Brooklyn Mack and Misty Copeland by Theo Kossenas

THE WASHINGTON BALLET TO MAKE HISTORIC DEBUT OF SWAN LAKE WITH RENOWNED BALLERINA MISTY COPELAND

THE WASHINGTON BALLET TO MAKE HISTORIC DEBUT OF SWAN LAKE WITH RENOWNED BALLERINA MISTY COPELAND AND PREMIERE OF PARTNERSHIP WITH EVERMAY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet (TWB) will lift the curtain in April 2015 with a series of firsts during its upcoming production of Swan Lake, including the U.S. premiere of star […]

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Ballet Next launched by Michele Wiles and Charles Askegard

MICHELE WILES AND CHARLES ASKEGARD LAUNCH BALLET NEXT WITH INAUGURAL PERFORMANCE AT THE JOYCE THEATER, NOVEMBER 21, 2011  NEW YORK, October 24, 2011 – Michele Wiles, former Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, and Charles Askegard, former Principal Dancer with New York City Ballet, announce the premiere performance of Ballet Next at The Joyce Theater […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Misty Copeland, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre

Cupcakes & Conversation with Misty Copeland, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre  I’ve wanted to interview Misty for some time.  She started ballet training fairly late (13 yrs) and had to quickly decide her future career.  Since then she’s never looked back and has become an inspiration to so many through her dancing and determination.  I’d like you to […]

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American Ballet Theatre – Programme Two, Sadlers Wells

American Ballet Theatre Programme 2 Theme and Variations, Jardin Aux Lilas, Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux, Company B Sadlers Wells Tuesday 2nd February 2011 In some ways Programme Two seemed, on paper at least, to offer the better selection of short ballets than Tuesday nights Programme One.  True, it has greater diversity, ranging from a tutu […]

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