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Marcelo Gomes in Jorma Elo's Still of King - Photo by Vutti Photography

American Ballet Theatre Principal, Marcelo Gomes, to perform with The Sarasota Ballet in Sir Frederick Ashton’s The Two Pigeons

American Ballet Theatre Principal, Marcelo Gomes, to perform with The Sarasota Ballet in Sir Frederick Ashton’s The Two Pigeons Gomes will perform for the first time in Ashton’s two act romantic masterpiece ‘The Two Pigeons,’ during The Sarasota Ballet’s production of ‘A Tribute to Ashton.’ The Sarasota Ballet announces today that star of American Ballet […]

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Sarasota Ballet Presents A Celebration of Two Worlds, Music and Dance

Sarasota Ballet Presents A Celebration of Two Worlds, Music and Dance An elegant and thrilling evening of opera and ballet Bringing world-class performers to the Suncoast area, The Sarasota Ballet announced today they will hold the first annual Celebration of Two Worlds event on January 8, 2017 at the Sarasota Opera House.  This one-of-a-kind event […]

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Sarasota Ballet Announces Interim Managing Director and National Search

Sarasota Ballet Announces Interim Managing Director and National Search Joseph Volpe, Retired GM of The Metropolitan Opera Named Interim Managing Director at The Sarasota Ballet Sarasota, FL (February 18, 2016) – The Board of Directors of Sarasota Ballet of Florida, Inc. announced Joseph Volpe, retired General Manager of The Metropolitan Opera and theater and management […]

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The Sarasota Ballet Celebrates Ballet History in 2014-2015 Season Finale

The Sarasota Ballet Celebrates Ballet History in 2014-2015 Season Finale Honoring Vaslav Nijinsky, the Company pays tribute to The Ballets Russes SARASOTA, FL (April 2, 2015) –The Sarasota Ballet ends the 2014-2015 Season with a retrospective paying tribute to The Ballets Russes and the famed male dancer, Vaslav Nijinsky. The program featuring Michel Fokine’s Les […]

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The Sarasota Ballet Restructures Administrative Staff by Creating an Expanded Development Department

The Sarasota Ballet Restructures Administrative Staff by Creating an Expanded Development Department Ballet Company strengthens resources by hiring two new employees   SARASOTA, Fla. – February 9, 2015 – The Sarasota Ballet announced today that Janet K. Ginn has joined the staff as Development Director to further expand the financial foundation of the Company.  The […]

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dutch national ballet

Dutch National Ballet | FAIRYTALES

Dutch National Ballet | FAIRYTALES The magical worlds of two master choreographers * European premiere Firebird by Alexei Ratmansky * revival The Dream by Sir Frederick Ashton * Performances  1 until 16 March 2014 at The Amsterdam Music Theatre The Dutch National Ballet brings a fairytale atmosphere into the spring of 2014. In co-production with […]

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The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.

The Sarasota Ballet highlights one of America’s most influential choreographers.   Taking the stage of the Sarasota Opera House on November 22nd and 23rd, The Sarasota Ballet will honor one of the most influential ballet figures in America, George Balanchine. Credited with bringing classical ballet into the modern era and establishing the New York City […]

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the washington ballet

If the shoe fits…. wear it !

THE WASHINGTON BALLET PRESENTS CINDERELLA Septime Webre’s Adaptation of the Classic Fairy Tale   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington Ballet (TWB) continues 2013 with TWB’s Artistic Director Septime Webre’s acclaimed adaptation of the fairy tale, Cinderella. The production opens with a preview March 20 and runs March 21 through 24, 2013 at The John F. […]

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BALLET SAN JOSE ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON AND NEW 2012 PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER

BALLET SAN JOSE ANNOUNCES 2013 REPERTORY SEASON AND NEW 2012 PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER   REPERTORY SEASON HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE A WORLD PREMIERE FROM JESSICA LANG, THE COMPANY PREMIERES OF DON QUIXOTE AND WORKS BY MERCE CUNNINGHAM, JORMA ELO, KURT JOOSS, AND SIR FREDERICK ASHTON   NEW MUSIC DIRECTOR & CONDUCTOR ENGAGED   COMPANY ALSO ANNOUNCES […]

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