Dutch National Ballet | Floor Eimers winner Alexandra Radius Prize 2021

Floor Eimers with her award.Photographer: Michel Schnater * Floor Eimers (…) developed into an extremely gifted dancer with  enormous physical strength, remarkable technical talent and an  outspoken stage personality. (…) Floor is also a true ambassador  for Dutch dance outside the dance podium. (from the jury report)* Award presentation by Alexandra Radius during the premiere […]

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Line-up Announced for World Ballet Day

The Royal Ballet unveils full programme for 5-hour live-stream Record-breaking 51 global dance companies joining from Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cuba, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, UK, USA24 hours of exclusive content streamed for […]

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Dutch National Ballet | How Anansi freed the Stories of the World

Campaign image: Salim Bayri world premiere inspired by the mythical spider Anansicollaboration between Dutch National Opera and Dutch National Ballet13 to 21 November 2021 in Dutch National Opera & Ballet Dutch National Opera and Dutch National Ballet are combining forces to present the world premiere How Anansi Freed the Stories of the World. Renowned opera soloists, […]

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BOSTON BALLET PRESENTS MIKKO NISSINEN’S THE NUTCRACKER

Boston Ballet in Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker; photo by Liza Voll; courtesy of Boston Ballet Boston Ballet proudly presents the return of Mikko Nissinen’s The Nutcracker. The critically-acclaimed production, featuring sets and costumes by award-winning designer Robert Perdziola, marks Boston Ballet’s return to in-person performances for the first time since March 2020. The Nutcracker, set to Tchaikovsky’s […]

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Jillian Vanstone Retires From The National Ballet of Canada After 22 Years

Final Performances in After the Rain Jillian Vanstone. Photograph : Carolina Kuras Barry Hughson, Executive Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that Principal Dancer Jillian Vanstone will retire in 2022 after an incredible 22-year career with the company. Ms. Vanstone will appear in the company premiere of After the Rain by Christopher Wheeldon, acquired especially for her farewell […]

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PATRICIA McBRIDE COACHES THREE BALANCHINE VARIATIONS FOR THE GEORGE BALANCHINE FOUNDATION VIDEO ARCHIVES

On October 11, 2021, in the New York City Ballet studios, acclaimed former principal dancer Patricia McBride coached Ashley Bouder, principal dancer, and Ashley Laracey, soloist, both of NYCB, in three solos created on her by Balanchine.  These included Hermia’s “lost” solo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream (in which McBride coached Laracey), and two variations for Columbine, the […]

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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 20:00:01 on 09/10/2021 - Programme Name: Strictly Come Dancing 2021 - TX: 10/10/2021 - Episode: Strictly Come Dancing - TX3 RESULTS SHOW (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: **STRICTLY EMBARGOED UNTIL 20:00:01 10/10/2021** Tess Daly, Katie McGlynn, Gorka Marquez - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Movie Week Results

Katie McGlynn is the second celebrity to depart the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2021 Katie McGlynn, Gorka Marquez – (C) BBC – Photographer: Guy Levy It’s Movie Week and last night’s show opened with a stunning and cinematic period drama inspired group routine from our Strictly professionals, before the remaining couples took to the Ballroom floor […]

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