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Houston Ballet to Open 46th Season with MANON, 9/10 Houston Ballet to Open 46th Season with MANON, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2015

Houston, Texas – From September 10 – 20, 2015, Houston Ballet launches its 46th season with a revival of the epic love story Manon, choreographed by Sir Kenneth MacMillan and featuring scenery and costumes by the acclaimed British designer Peter Farmer. Houston Ballet will give six performances of M... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet Announces 10 New Dancers to International Roster Joffrey Ballet Announces 10 New Dancers to International Roster
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

Ashley Wheater, Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, is pleased to announce the addition of ten dancers to the Joffrey's international roster for the 2015-2016 season: Nicole Ciapponi (Canada), Valeriia Chaykina (Russia), Camila Ferrera (Hoboken, New Jersey), Anna Gerberich (Dillsburg, Pennsylva... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Dancers for 2015-16 Season! The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Dancers for 2015-16 Season!
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

Ashley Wheater, Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, is pleased to announce the addition of ten dancers to the Joffrey's international roster for the 2015-2016 season: Nicole Ciapponi (Canada), Valeriia Chaykina (Russia), Camila Ferrera (Hoboken, New Jersey), Anna Gerberich (Dillsburg, Pennsylva... (more...)
Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates 44th Anniversary with Launch of New Season Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates 44th Anniversary with Launch of New Season
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2015

  (Marblehead, Massachusetts; August 17, 2015) – The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) celebrates its 44th anniversary season this fall with a full line-up of classes for 2015-2016.  The new dance semester begins Monday, August 31.  Classes are taught at the school's studio, located at 115 Pleasant ... (more...)
Boston Ballet Announces Dancer Promotions, New Associate Director for New Season Boston Ballet Announces Dancer Promotions, New Associate Director for New Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2015

Boston, MA—Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen has announced the 2015-2016 season roster, featuring 11 new dancers and six promotions from within the Company. The Company will be comprised of 68 dancers—including 10 dancers in Boston Ballet II (BBII)—representing 20 nationalities. The ful... (more...)
Jacob's Pillow to Welcome Havana-Based Malpaso Dance Company, 8/5-9 Jacob's Pillow to Welcome Havana-Based Malpaso Dance Company, 8/5-9
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

A charismatic new force in contemporary dance, Havana-based Malpaso Dance Company comes to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival's intimate Ted Shawn Theatre, August 5-9.... (more...)
MC Dance Productions to Present 3rd Annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA, 2/13/16 MC Dance Productions to Present 3rd Annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA, 2/13/16
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2015

(West Palm Beach, FL – July 22, 2015) Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that the third annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA will be held at the Duncan Theatre, located on the Lake Worth campus of Palm Beach State College, on Saturday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m.... (more...)
Annual Florida Youth Dance Gala to be Held at Lake Worth's Duncan Theatre in February 2016 Annual Florida Youth Dance Gala to be Held at Lake Worth's Duncan Theatre in February 2016
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2015

Mauricio Cañete, Founder and director of MC Dance Productions, today announced that the third annual FLORIDA YOUTH DANCE GALA will be held at the Duncan Theatre, located on the Lake Worth campus of Palm Beach State College, on Saturday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m. The upcoming Gala is once again being... (more...)
David Richard Gallery Presents “(Un)Real”, An Examination of the Real World as Viewed by Five Contemporary Figurative Painters David Richard Gallery Presents “(Un)Real”, An Examination of the Real World as Viewed by Five Contemporary Figurative Painters
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2015

David Richard Gallery is pleased to present '(Un)Real', a group exhibition featuring new figurative paintings by Michele Bubacco, Angela Fraleigh, David Humphrey, Martin Mull and Claire Sherman. This presentation, curated by Mary Dinaburg and Howard Rutkowski, will be presented July 31 - September 2... (more...)
Colorado Ballet Releases Tickets for Upcoming 2015-2016 Season Colorado Ballet Releases Tickets for Upcoming 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2015

DENVER – Single tickets went on sale today for Colorado Ballet's 55th season, which will include La Sylphide, The Nutcracker and Alice (in Wonderland) at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and Ballet Director's Choice at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)
Dance Council of North Texas Sets 2nd Annual Dallas DanceFest Lineup Dance Council of North Texas Sets 2nd Annual Dallas DanceFest Lineup
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2015

Dance Council of North Texas (DCNT), in partnership with the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, is thrilled to announce the artists and companies participating in the second annual Dallas DanceFest (DDF) that will take September 4-6 at Dallas City Performance Hall.... (more...)
Six Teams to Battle on MTV's AMERICA'S BEST DANCE CREW, 7/29 Six Teams to Battle on MTV's AMERICA'S BEST DANCE CREW, 7/29
by TV News Desk - July 07, 2015

MTV will heat up this summer when six all-star dance crews — including five previous champions — take to the “America's Best Dance Crew” (“ABDC”) stage to battle for dance supremacy and cement their “ABDC” legacy.... (more...)
NSCB Awards Scholarship to Dancer NSCB Awards Scholarship to Dancer
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

The North Shore Civic Ballet (NSCB), a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization, announces that Michaiah Fernandes has been awarded a scholarship to attend the Marblehead School of Ballet's (MSB) 2015 Summer Intensive in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Eleven-year-old Michaiah attends KIPP Academy Charter Scho... (more...)
BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre Presents a New Swan Queen BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre Presents a New Swan Queen
by Rose Marija - July 02, 2015

At the matinee performance of Swan Lake on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, Misty Copeland spread her wings, giving her first New York City performance of Odette-Odile in ABT's Swan Lake, choreography by Kevin McKenzie after Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, to the glorious music of Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky. ... (more...)
Houston Ballet to Welcome Alberta Ballet in 2015 Houston Ballet to Welcome Alberta Ballet in 2015
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

From January 30 – February 1, 2015, Houston Ballet presents Alberta Ballet as part of the Cullen Series. One of the missions of the Cullen Series is to introduce the city to exciting contemporary dance makers. Under the artistic direction of Jean Grand-Maître, Alberta Ballet will perform Love Lies B... (more...)
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces Schedule for Spring 2015 Studio Series Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces Schedule for Spring 2015 Studio Series
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

CHICAGO - Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton and in partnership with the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, is pleased to continue its new series of master classes and workshops for advanced, pre-professional and professional dancers in C... (more...)
Wendy Whelan and Gustavo Ramirez Sansano to Lead Hubbard Street's Spring 2015 Studio Series Wendy Whelan and Gustavo Ramirez Sansano to Lead Hubbard Street's Spring 2015 Studio Series
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton and in partnership with the ?Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, is pleased to continue its new series of master classes and workshops for advanced, pre-professional and professional dancers in Chicago.... (more...)
The School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2015 Programs, Faculty The School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2015 Programs, Faculty
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

In the summer of 2015, The School at Jacob's Pillow, a world renowned center for professional dance training will present Professional Advancement Programs in Ballet, Contemporary, Musical Theatre Dance, and an new program titled Social Dances: Jazz to Hip-Hop. These programs will take place during ... (more...)
Chicago Festival Ballet Celebrates Anniversary with THE NUTCRACKER Today Chicago Festival Ballet Celebrates Anniversary with THE NUTCRACKER Today
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

GLEN ELLYN, Ill. – Von Heidecke's Chicago Festival Ballet (CFB) marks its 25th anniversary production of “The Nutcracker” with four performances at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), located at 425 Fawell Blvd., today, Dec. 20 at 2 and 7 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 21 at 1 and 5 p.m. New Philharmonic Orches... (more...)
TANGO BUENOS AIRES Comes to the Harris Center, 1/8-10 TANGO BUENOS AIRES Comes to the Harris Center, 1/8-10
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2014

Tango Buenos Aires has become one of Argentina's great cultural exports, known throughout the Americas, Europe and the Far East as the most authentic and uncompromising representative of the Tango. It is this excitement, passion and technical prowess that comes to Harris Center for the Arts in Folso... (more...)
DIAVOLO - ARCHITECTURE IN MOTION to Return to Houston, 1/9 DIAVOLO - ARCHITECTURE IN MOTION to Return to Houston, 1/9
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Diavolo - Architecture in Motion, returns to Houston Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, at 8 p.m., in Jones Hall, presented by Society for the Performing Arts.... (more...)
Sally Turkel Promoted to Principal Dancer with Ballet San Antonio Sally Turkel Promoted to Principal Dancer with Ballet San Antonio
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2014

Following a successful run of The Nutcracker, Artistic Director Gabriel Zertuche has promoted company member Sally Turkel to Principal Dancer effective immediately.... (more...)
Alberta Ballet to Bring FUMBLING TOWARDS ECSTASY to UCLA in January Alberta Ballet to Bring FUMBLING TOWARDS ECSTASY to UCLA in January
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2014

Alberta Ballet presents Fumbling Towards Ecstasy, choreographed by Jean Grand-Maitre with music by Sarah McLachlan for one night only, January 24, 2015 at Royce Hall, UCLA.... (more...)
Chicago Festival Ballet to Celebrate Anniversary with THE NUTCRACKER, 12/20 Chicago Festival Ballet to Celebrate Anniversary with THE NUTCRACKER, 12/20
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2014

GLEN ELLYN, Ill. – Von Heidecke's Chicago Festival Ballet (CFB) marks its 25th anniversary production of “The Nutcracker” with four performances at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), located at 425 Fawell Blvd., Saturday, Dec. 20 at 2 and 7 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 21 at 1 and 5 p.m. New Philharmonic Orc... (more...)
Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER This Weekend Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2014

KARINA GONZALEZ and SIMON BALL, principal dancers of the Houston Ballet, will appear as guest artists in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet's production of The Nutcracker this weekend, December 6 and 7, 2014 at the Riverview Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana.... (more...)




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