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Moscow Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Tour of Great Russian Nutcracker Coast to Coast Across North America Moscow Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Tour of Great Russian Nutcracker Coast to Coast Across North America
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2017

The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker and classic Swan Lake celebrate 25 years of touring North America bringing world renowned Russian ballets and artists to audiences in cities and towns, large and small. The “2017 Peace and Puppets Tour” features Moscow Ballet's singular “Dove o... (more...)
Washington Ballet Premieres Ethan Steifel's FRONTIER Washington Ballet Premieres Ethan Steifel's FRONTIER
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

The Washington Ballet (TWB) presents the world premiere of Ethan Stiefel's Frontier next month, a ballet inspired by President Kennedy and his space travel aspirations for America.... (more...)
BWW Dance Interview: Paul Boos BWW Dance Interview: Paul Boos
by Barnett Serchuk - April 17, 2017

Born in Sioux Falls, SD, Mr. Boos relocated himself to NY at 15 to study dance on full scholarship at the Harkness House. Following this, he studied on scholarship at the American Ballet Theater School, and finally the School of American Ballet. It was at SAB, while working extensively with both G... (more...)
San Francisco Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season San Francisco Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

San Francisco Ballet, long recognized for pushing boundaries in dance, has announced its 2017-18 Season program and schedule. This summer, SF Ballet will return to Festival Napa Valley for one performance only on Friday, July 21, 2017, accompanied by members of the SF Ballet Orchestra. In addition, ... (more...)
Boston Ballet Presents Marius Petipa's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 4/28-5/27 Boston Ballet Presents Marius Petipa's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 4/28-5/27
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

Boston Ballet presents the coming-of-age fairytale The Sleeping Beauty by Marius Petipa with additional choreography by Sir Frederick Ashton. Hailed as one of the Company's trademark works, this quintessential production features soaring music by Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky and sumptuous sets and costum... (more...)
Youth America Grand Prix Finals Week Returns To Lincoln Center Youth America Grand Prix Finals Week Returns To Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

World's largest student ballet scholarship audition - YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX – returns to the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center to host its 2017 finals week in New York City.... (more...)
Marcelo Gomes Joins The Sarasota Ballet for A TRIBUTE TO ASHTON Marcelo Gomes Joins The Sarasota Ballet for A TRIBUTE TO ASHTON
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

The Sarasota Ballet is pleased to annouce that star of American Ballet Theatre (ABT), Marcelo Gomes, will be joing the Company as a guest artist for this production. Mr. Gomes will be performing the role of the Young Man in Ashton's The Two Pigeons for the Friday and Saturday evening performances. H... (more...)
Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

Following the announcement earlier this year of the inaugural season of the IJ Summer Ballet Intensive, founders Irina Paradnaya and Jared G. Lillyhave announced additional instructors - repetiteurs - rounding out what is sure to be an extraordinary opportunity for advanced students and aspiring pro... (more...)
Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Encore of Bolshoi Ballet's SWAN LAKE in HD Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Encore of Bolshoi Ballet's SWAN LAKE in HD
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series brings an encore performance of the Bolshoi Ballet's Swan Lake to the big screen on Sunday, February 5 at 12:55 p.m. Surely the greatest of all romantic ballets, this captivating story of a beautiful woman transformed into a swan is... (more...)
Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Coming to the Winter Garden Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Coming to the Winter Garden
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2017

The boys are back in town! Five years to the exact day of their last appearance in Toronto, the internationally acclaimed all-male comic ballet company, LES BALLETS TROCKADERO DE MONTE CARLO will return to Toronto with their breathtaking blend of technical prowess, athletic artistry and perfect paro... (more...)
Medallists of Royal Academy of Dance's Prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition Announced Medallists of Royal Academy of Dance's Prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition Announced
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2016

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is pleased to reveal the winning medallists of the prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition 2016 held at the Sydney Opera House on 11 December 2016. The annual flagship event of the Royal Academy of Dance, the competition attracted 86 of the world's finest ... (more...)
Valentina Kozlova Announces NUTCRACKER WINTER SUITE Valentina Kozlova Announces NUTCRACKER WINTER SUITE
by BWW News Desk - November 19, 2016

Valentina Kozlova's next project is her annual 'Nutcracker Winter Suite,' December 3, 7 PM, at Symphony Space, Broadway and 95th Street, NYC.  Joining the students at Kozlova's Dance Conservatory, located in midtown Manhattan, are Kozlova students Nikita Boris and Justin Valentine.  The exceptional ... (more...)
Emma Freedman to Host ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE's International Ballet Competition, Dec. 11 Emma Freedman to Host ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE's International Ballet Competition, Dec. 11
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2016

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) is pleased to announce that the prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition Final at the Sydney Opera House on 11 December 2016 will be live streamed from Sydney Opera House online. Hosted by Australian TV presenter and Dancing with the Stars 2015 winner Emma ... (more...)
Record Number of Entrants to Compete in Royal Academy of Dance's Prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition at Sydney Opera House in December 2016 Record Number of Entrants to Compete in Royal Academy of Dance's Prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition at Sydney Opera House in December 2016
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2016

A record number of 97 dancers from over 14 countries are set to compete in The Royal Academy of Dance's (RAD) prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition when it returns to Sydney from 7-11 December 2016. The final on 11 December will be judged by David McAllister, Artistic Director of The Au... (more...)
Festival Ballet Theatre to Host 2016 Gala of the Stars at Irvine Barclay Theatre Festival Ballet Theatre to Host 2016 Gala of the Stars at Irvine Barclay Theatre
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2016

World-renowned ballet artists will share the stage for one spectacular night of dance at Festival Ballet Theatre's Gala of the Stars on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 6pm.... (more...)
3rd Annual Fini Italian Dance Festival Set for 7/24 3rd Annual Fini Italian Dance Festival Set for 7/24
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2016

Antonio Fini, dancer/choreographer/producer is proud to present the third annual Fini Dance Festival, featuring guest companies from Milan, Naples, and Modena Italy, appearing with U.S.-based companies with an 'Italian connection.'    Hostess for the evening will again be the glamorous Tabata Caldir... (more...)
Houston Ballet Updates Logo for THE NUTCRACKER Production Houston Ballet Updates Logo for THE NUTCRACKER Production
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2016

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Houston Ballet, America's fifth largest ballet company, unveiled the first phase of a marketing plan for Artistic Director Stanton Welch's new production of The Nutcracker which premieres on November 25, 2016. To build upon the anticipation and excitement surrounding the upcoming pr... (more...)
Houston Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER Logo to Transform Leading Up to Premiere Houston Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER Logo to Transform Leading Up to Premiere
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2016

Houston Ballet, America's fifth largest ballet company, unveiled the first phase of a marketing plan for Artistic Director Stanton Welch's new production of THE NUTCRACKER which premieres on November 25, 2016.... (more...)
Moscow Ballet Presents GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, 12/3 Moscow Ballet Presents GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, 12/3
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2016

Announcing tickets on sale Friday, April 1 for Moscow Ballet's celebrated Great Russian Nutcracker  at  Brooklyn's Kings Theatre Saturday December 3, 7:00pm only. Returning after the premiere performance at the Kings Theatre last year for a nearly sold-out audience, tickets will go on sale at 10:00a... (more...)
Washington Ballet Appoints Julie Kent as New Artistic Director Washington Ballet Appoints Julie Kent as New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. - This afternoon The Washington Ballet Board of Directors selected Julie Kent, retired Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre (ABT) and artistic director of the ABT Summer Intensive program, as Artistic Director of The Washington Ballet (TWB) effective, July 1, 2016. ... (more...)
Four World Premieres Presented by Ballet Academy, Feb. 18-20 Four World Premieres Presented by Ballet Academy, Feb. 18-20
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2016

While pre-professional dancers have been integrated into professional productions ever since the early days of the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, it is unusual for ballet students to have ballets especially choreographed for them.... (more...)
New York Premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO Set for Joyce Theater New York Premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO Set for Joyce Theater
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2015

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is proud to present the New York premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO, a program of works featuring an exceptional company of dancers, including Simkiin's fellow American Ballet Theatre members Isabella Boylston, Alexandre Hammou... (more...)
Mariinsky Ballet, Cloud Gate, ABT & More Set for The Music Center's 2015-16 Dance Season Mariinsky Ballet, Cloud Gate, ABT & More Set for The Music Center's 2015-16 Dance Season
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2015

With the continued growth of its celebrated Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center series, and the success of its highly popular participatory dance experiences, The Music Center has become an important hub for dance in Los Angeles. Its 2015-2016 dance season is a prime example of the com... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet to Stage US Premiere of SYLVIA This October The Joffrey Ballet to Stage US Premiere of SYLVIA This October
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2015

For its annual fall engagement, The Joffrey Ballet presents the U.S. Premiere of the full-length, female-powered story ballet, SYLVIA, choreographed by Milwaukee native and internationally acclaimed Director/Chief Choreographer of The Hamburg Ballet, John Neumeier. Continuing Joffrey Artistic Direct... (more...)
Mariinsky Ballet, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Alvin Ailey and Royal Swedish Ballet Set for Segerstrom Center's 2015-16 Dance Series Mariinsky Ballet, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Alvin Ailey and Royal Swedish Ballet Set for Segerstrom Center's 2015-16 Dance Series
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced its 30th International Dance Series, a season marked with important American, West Coast and Center premieres to be discovered and enjoyed by audiences from throughout Southern California. The distinctive personalities of each company in the Center's 2015... (more...)



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