Pacific Northwest Ballet Principal Dancer Noelani Pantastico Announces Retirement

To join faculty of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. Final PNB performances in Roméo et Juliette, February 4 – 13. Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer Noelani Pantastico has announced that after a 25-year dancing career, she is retiring to accept a position on the faculty of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet (CPYB). Pantastico trained at CPYB before being hired […]

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Royal Ballet dancer Tamara Rojo relaxes and laughs

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET APPOINTS TAMARA ROJO AS NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Rojo Joins the Trailblazing Cultural Institution as First Female Artistic Director in the Acclaimed Dance Company’s 89-Year History Tamara Rojo photographed by Bex Singleton for Ballet News San Francisco Ballet today announced the appointment of Tamara Rojo, its first new artistic director in nearly four decades and first woman to lead the internationally-recognized company that has balanced […]

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Stuttgart Ballet | Agnes Su appointed to Principal Dancer

Agnes Su in John Cranko’s Onegjn. Stuttgart Ballet. Following a triumphant debut as Tatiana in John Cranko’sOnegin, Agnes Su has been promoted to Principal Dancer by Artistic Director Tamas Detrich, effective immediately. A native Californian, she received her first ballet lessons at the Pacific Coast Academy of Dance in San Clemente, and later at the Southland Ballet Academy. As of 2010, she studied […]

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Beauty and Light | Martin Schläpfer choreographs the ballet for the Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Concert for the first time

Claudine Schoch und Marcos Menha, Fiona McGee und Daniel Vizcayo, Masayu Kimoto und Elena Bottaro. ORF/Hubert Mican bzw. ORF/Günther Pichlkostner For the traditional New Year’s Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic, which will be conducted by Maestro Daniel Barenboim on 1 January 2022 and broadcast worldwide in the ORF production, for the first time Martin Schläpfer created the […]

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Ballet News Introduces | Toi Toi Toi!

Toi toi Toi is a global online marketplace dedicated to dance, and is the brain-child of London-based dance enthusiast and entrepreneur Ikuko Kurahone, who also runs dancewear brand Prima Materia London. It is her grass-roots community building and sustainability project without big financial backing. Strictly for dance Toitoitoi.co.uk functions just like other global marketplaces but […]

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Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet | Nutcracker Cancelled

In light of increasing COVID-19 cases and the RoyalWinnipeg Ballet’s desire to do our part in curtailing large group gatherings, the RWB iscancelling the Monday, December27th, and Tuesday, December 28th performancesof Nutcracker at the Centennial Concert Hall. Our priority remains the health and safety ofour patrons, artists, students, and staff.We are automatically applying the value […]

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