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BWW Dance Review: Pennsylvania Ballet's LE CORSAIRE BWW Dance Review: Pennsylvania Ballet's LE CORSAIRE
by Barnett Serchuk - March 24, 2017

When Angel Corella assumed the position of Artistic Director of the Pennsylvania Ballet and didn't renew many contracts of its former dancers, there was a negative buzz all over. I can't comment on that, since I was not privy to any information, but judging by the performance of his new production o... (more...)
New York Theatre Ballet To Play At Edgecombe Community College Performing Arts Series, 3/30 New York Theatre Ballet To Play At Edgecombe Community College Performing Arts Series, 3/30
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet, the foremost chamber ballet company in the United States, will return to Tarboro, North Carolina on March 30, 2017 at 7:30pm to perform in the Edgecombe Community College Performing Arts Series, bringing a program of mixed repertoire. NYTB has performed in the series annuall... (more...)
Grand Rapids Ballet Announces Spring Break Camp Grand Rapids Ballet Announces Spring Break Camp
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

 Grand Rapids Ballet School is offering an excellent activity for children in West Michigan during spring break from school.... (more...)
NORTE MAAR To Celebrate The Fifth Season Of COUNTERPOINTE, 4/7-9 NORTE MAAR To Celebrate The Fifth Season Of COUNTERPOINTE, 4/7-9
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

Norte Maar, a committed international think-tank dedicated to the creation, promotion, and presentation of collaborations in the disciplines of the visual, literary, and the performing arts.... (more...)
Colburn School to Host Summer Workshops Colburn School to Host Summer Workshops
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

This summer, the Colburn School will host two, two-week, five-day summer workshops, June 19–30 and July 31–August 11, 2017, in preparation for The Music Center's holiday production of the all new George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® by Miami City Ballet.... (more...)
Nashville Ballet to Perform at JFK Center in DC, 4/17 Nashville Ballet to Perform at JFK Center in DC, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

Nashville Ballet will make its debut appearance at the famed John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. to perform The Ben Folds Project April 17-23, 2017, as a part of the Ballet Across America series. Illustrating the most exciting, innovative dance happening across America... (more...)
BWW Preview: BalletMet Announces 2017-18 Season Filled with Collaborations, World and Company Premieres BWW Preview: BalletMet Announces 2017-18 Season Filled with Collaborations, World and Company Premieres
by Amanda Etchison - March 23, 2017

BalletMet's 40th anniversary season will take audiences from the company's intimate performance space to the glittering land of Oz. The Columbus-based ballet company, which was founded in 1978, recently announced its 2017-18 season on its website.... (more...)
Richmond Ballet Returns to The Joyce for Four NY Premieres, 5/9-14 Richmond Ballet Returns to The Joyce for Four NY Premieres, 5/9-14
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

Richmond Ballet returns to The Joyce Theater for the first time since 2010 to perform four NY premieres from the more than 60 works commissioned by the Company since its inception. Under the 37-year leadership of founder Stoner Winslett – one of the longest tenured artistic directors of a major Amer... (more...)
Smuin's Annual Gala Celebrates 23rd Season Smuin's Annual Gala Celebrates 23rd Season
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

Leaders in the arts and civic communities packed The Galleria for what became a sizzling evening celebrating one of the nation's most innovative and entertaining arts organizations at Smuin's Annual Gala. Co-chairs Patti and Jerry Hume, and Athena and John Konstin hosted the sparkling event, starrin... (more...)
Seyong Kim Joins Mill Ballet for Summer Dance 2017 Seyong Kim Joins Mill Ballet for Summer Dance 2017
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

From June 26 to June 30, world-renowned artist Seyong Kim will join the Mill Ballet School as a guest faculty member for Summer Dance 2017. Mr. Kim will instruct the week-long 'Ballet Technique Intensive' course.... (more...)
The Joyce Theater Presents the NY Debut of Scotland's National Dance Co., Scottish Ballet, 4/11-16 The Joyce Theater Presents the NY Debut of Scotland's National Dance Co., Scottish Ballet, 4/11-16
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is pleased to present the New York debut of Scotland's national dance company, Scottish Ballet, from April 11 – 16, featuring a mixed bill including the U.S. premieres of Motion of Displacement and Ten Poems. Tickets range from $... (more...)
Marblehead School of Ballet Announces Dance Party for 45th Anniversary, 4/9 Marblehead School of Ballet Announces Dance Party for 45th Anniversary, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Join the Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) in celebrating the new spring season and its 45th anniversary at the annual ballroom and Latin dance party on Friday, April 7.  Dancers of all levels are invited to attend and enjoy the festivities from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at 115 Pleasant Street in Marb... (more...)
Houston Ballet Promotes Jessica Collado To Principal Dancer Houston Ballet Promotes Jessica Collado To Principal Dancer
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Houston Ballet is proud to announce that Artistic Director Stanton Welch AM has promoted Jessica Collado to Principal dancer. Formally a First-Soloist, Ms. Collado was promoted on the evening of March 10, 2017 after starring in Stanton Welch's production of Cinderella in the title role.... (more...)
Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's WHIPPED CREAM Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's WHIPPED CREAM
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

American Ballet Theatre presented the World Premiere of an all-new production of Whipped Cream, a two-act ballet choreographed by Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky, with sets and costumes by artist Mark Ryden. It opened on March 15, 2017 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California... (more...)
Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents New York City Ballet: Music at the Ballet with Andrew Litton, 4/23 Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents New York City Ballet: Music at the Ballet with Andrew Litton, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2017

On Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 7:30pm, Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents New York City Ballet's Music Director Andrew Litton, a longtime conductor of symphony orchestras around the world who recently added ballet orchestra maestro to his achievements with his appointment at NYCB. Litton will ... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look at Episode 4 of the National Ballet of Canada's PINOCCHIO VIDEO: First Look at Episode 4 of the National Ballet of Canada's PINOCCHIO
by Stage Tube - March 17, 2017

Pinocchio is onstage until March 24 only at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts... (more...)
BWW Review: Gauthier Dance/Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart Brings Nijinski to New York City BWW Review: Gauthier Dance/Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart Brings Nijinski to New York City
by Rose Marija - March 17, 2017

Gauthier Dance//Dance Company Theaterhaus Stuttgart... (more...)
Roxy Ballet Honored in 'Roots to Grow, Wings to Fly' Fundraiser, 3/31 Roxy Ballet Honored in 'Roots to Grow, Wings to Fly' Fundraiser, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The Roxey Ballet (www.roxeyballet.org) is pleased to announce that it will be honored for its contributions during the Roots to Grow, Wings to Fly fundraiser that will take place on Friday, March 31st 2017 at 7:00pm.... (more...)
Pennsylvania Ballet Presents ROMANCE and RE/ACTION Pennsylvania Ballet Presents ROMANCE and RE/ACTION
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella will finish the 2016/2017 season with two mixed bill programs: Romance in April, featuring the World Premiere of Nicolo Fonte's Ghost Stories; and the final program, Re/Action, in May which includes a World Premiere by Choreographer in Residenc... (more...)
BWW Review: A TRIBUTE TO ASHTON at Sarasota Ballet BWW Review: A TRIBUTE TO ASHTON at Sarasota Ballet
by Carolan Trbovich - March 15, 2017

Stunning Tribute to Sir Frederick Ashton By Sarasota Ballet... (more...)
Pixvana  and PNB Produce VR Film, SILENT RESONANCE Pixvana and PNB Produce VR Film, SILENT RESONANCE
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2017

Pixvana partnered with the Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB) to explore the unprecedented possibilities for dance and performance within virtual reality (VR), resulting in the 3-minute VR film Silent Resonance.... (more...)
Magloire's New Chamber Ballet To Play To MOZART, 4/7-8 Magloire's New Chamber Ballet To Play To MOZART, 4/7-8
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

Choreographer Miro Magloire presents his New Chamber Ballet in the world premiere of a work to Mozart, joined by repertory  ballets to music by Ryan Brown, Friedrich Cerha, and Luciano Berio, April 7 & 8, 8 PM, at City Center Studio 5, 130 West 56th Street.... (more...)
Photo Exclusive: 2017 RUSSIAN BALLET ICONS Gala Photo Exclusive: 2017 RUSSIAN BALLET ICONS Gala
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

London's annual 'Russian Ballet Icons' Gala, first held in 2006, is now firmly established as a highlight of the international ballet calendar. BWW got an exclusive look!... (more...)
Washington Ballet Announces Exclusive Daisy Charm Necklace Washington Ballet Announces Exclusive Daisy Charm Necklace
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

The Washington Ballet (TWB) offers a new and exclusive Daisy charm necklace in its online TWB Shop. ... (more...)
Maine State Ballet Presents SWAN LAKE, 3/24-4/9 Maine State Ballet Presents SWAN LAKE, 3/24-4/9
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Maine State Ballet celebrates the 140th Anniversary of Swan Lake with a three week, 12 performance run of the quintessential classic ballet, March 24 through April 9, at Maine State Ballet's Lopez Theater.... (more...)