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American Ballet Theatre Announces New Promotions American Ballet Theatre Announces New Promotions
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

Stella Abrera and Misty Copeland have been promoted to the rank of Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Skylar Brandt, Thomas Forster, Arron Scott and Cassandra Trenary have been promoted to Soloist effective August 1, 2015.   In addition, Maria Kochetkova, a principal dancer with San F... (more...)
ARB's Princeton Ballet School's Summer Intensive Program Begins This Week ARB's Princeton Ballet School's Summer Intensive Program Begins This Week
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

On Monday, June 29, ballet students from around the world started their first day of training at Princeton Ballet School, the official school of NJ's premiere professional ballet company American Repertory Ballet, at the school's studios in the Princeton Shopping Center. This is Princeton Ballet Sch... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Open 2015-16 Season with Mariinsky Ballet, 9/24-27 Segerstrom Center to Open 2015-16 Season with Mariinsky Ballet, 9/24-27
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

Russia's Mariinsky Ballet, one of the world's most influential and historically rich dance companies, returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts September 24 - 27, 2015 opening the Center's 30th Season with Raymonda. Performing with the Mariinsky Orchestra, this will be the company's eighth visit to ... (more...)
World Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music Center World Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music Center
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

Heightening its role as a powerful commissioning force, Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center - The Music Center's acclaimed dance series - is introducing an exciting new chapter in dance with the world premiere of BalletNow, an original three-performance program for which American Balle... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Designing Women with Kenneth MacMillan BWW Reviews: Designing Women with Kenneth MacMillan
by Melia Kraus-har - June 23, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's 75th anniversary spring season honored the legacy of the company's seasoned dancers and showcased its younger ranks. Mixed bills displaying a range of classic and neo-classic roles segued into ABT's strongest realm: the story ballet. Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie offered... (more...)
American Repertory Ballet to Present NUTCRACKER IN JULY American Repertory Ballet to Present NUTCRACKER IN JULY
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2015

July 1 through July 31, American Repertory Ballet will be celebrating 'Nutcracker in July,' offering discounted tickets for Nutcracker performances at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway and McCarter Theatre in Princeton. Additionally, ARB is celebrating the July kick-off of ticket sales f... (more...)
Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2015

Dance Council of North Texas (DCNT) is proud to announce the 2015 Dance Council Honors that will take place on September 6, 2015 at the Dallas City Performance Hall as part of the second annual Dallas DanceFest, September 4-6, 2015.... (more...)
Smuin Ballet to Launch 22nd Season This Fall with Two World Premieres Smuin Ballet to Launch 22nd Season This Fall with Two World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

Smuin Ballet will kick off its 22nd Season September 18-October 4 with the Bay Area tour of Dance Series One.... (more...)
Jacob's Pillow to Present Free Inside/Out Series, 6/24-8/29 Jacob's Pillow to Present Free Inside/Out Series, 6/24-8/29
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

Presenting both emerging and esteemed dance artists from across the U.S., Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival's Inside/Out Performance Series will return to the outdoor Henry J. Leir Stage at the breathtaking Marcia & Seymour Simon Performance Space June 24-August 29.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY
by Barnett Serchuk - June 17, 2015

Remember history class in high school? The teacher presented a lecture and told us how exciting a certain historical period had been, going on to incessantly bore us because we had no recourse other than to take indecipherable notes we couldn't understand later, finally coming to the conclusion that... (more...)
Marblehead School of Ballet's Summer Session Kicks Off Next Week Marblehead School of Ballet's Summer Session Kicks Off Next Week
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

Dance, exercise and have fun this summer at the North Shore's Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) in Marblehead, Massachusetts.  This cultural hub has a full line-up of enriching classes that will appeal to people of all ages.  The new session runs from June 22 to August 15.  Visitors and tourists to ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Cedar Lake Farewell Performance BWW Reviews: Cedar Lake Farewell Performance
by Jennifer Fried - June 11, 2015

I remember where I was when I found out that Cedar Lake was closing--and so do most members of the New York City dance scene.  Reactions varied from shock, confusion, anger to the "oh, well all those dancers will get jobs in other companies, so who cares." ... (more...)
UMS Dance Series Releases Schedule of Events for 25th Season UMS Dance Series Releases Schedule of Events for 25th Season
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

Next year, we're celebrating 25 years of UMS Dance Series, and we're thrilled to share the line up with you. Performances include ballet on the grandest possible scale with American Ballet Theater's The Sleeping Beauty, Young Jean Lee's cutting-edge Untitled Feminist Show, and stunning international... (more...)
ChEckiT!Dance Sets Fifth Annual ChEck Us OuT Dance Festival, 7/18 ChEckiT!Dance Sets Fifth Annual ChEck Us OuT Dance Festival, 7/18
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

ChEckiT!Dance presents the fifth annualChEck Us OuT Dance Festival: A Celebration of Female Choreographers, an eco-friendly evening of dance celebrating female choreographers,on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 5pm at Solar One on the East River, NYC. Admission is free. For more information visit www.chec... (more...)
BWW Reviews: AL SON SON Rouses at Tribeca Performing Arts Center BWW Reviews: AL SON SON Rouses at Tribeca Performing Arts Center
by Matt Hanson - June 10, 2015

Ever seen the real Roma, the homegrown flamenco of Spain? It's the kind of harmonic and choreographic precision that leaves a theater breathless, with countless eyes in a daze trying to follow each step of a dancer, pluck of a guitarist and intonation of a singer.... (more...)
ABT William J. Gillespie School Offers Fall 2015 Classes at Segerstrom Center ABT William J. Gillespie School Offers Fall 2015 Classes at Segerstrom Center
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced the faculty for its American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School that begins its full 36-week school year on September 14, 2015 and runs through June 11, 2016. The Center has added classes to accommodate the growing enrollment.... (more...)
New York City Ballet Promotes Three Dancers New York City Ballet Promotes Three Dancers
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

New York City Ballet announced today the promotion of three of the Company's dancers. Soloists Lauren Lovette and Anthony Huxley have been promoted to the rank of principal dancer, and corps de ballet member Ashly Isaacs has been promoted to soloist.... (more...)
School of American Ballet's Workshop Performance Benefit Raises More Than $890,000 School of American Ballet's Workshop Performance Benefit Raises More Than $890,000
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2015

The School of American Ballet's Workshop Performance Benefit 2015 on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 raised more than $890,000 for scholarships and school programs. The evening began with cocktails at 5:30pm in Juilliard's Morse Hall, followed by the performance at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Lincol... (more...)
Moscow Ballet to Present THE GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, 11/30 Moscow Ballet to Present THE GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER, 11/30
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2015

(St. Louis, MO) – Tickets go on sale Friday, June 5 in St Louis for Moscow Ballet's celebrated Great Russian Nutcracker at Fox Theatre on Monday November 30, 7:00 p.m. It's the ultimate holiday tradition from the youngest to the seniors in the family.  See Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker an... (more...)
MoralesDance Director Tony Morales to Present IDYLL, & More, 6/11 MoralesDance Director Tony Morales to Present IDYLL, & More, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2015

Synopsis - The program will highlight 3 New Pieces to the MoralesDance rep starting with “The Rest of Your Life”, a new creation by Tony Morales for 8 student dancers from Ballet Forte of New Jersey. This will be followed by Kate Skarpetowska's Brand new work titled “The Crossing” on 4 of the Morale... (more...)
Melbourne Ballet Company to Perform LIVE in Auckland, August 20 Melbourne Ballet Company to Perform LIVE in Auckland, August 20
by BWW News Desk - June 03, 2015

Melbourne Ballet Company comes to Auckland for the first time with their breathtaking programme of contemporary ballet, Infinite Space.  …lyrical, generous, and optimistic - The Age... (more...)
BWW Interviews: New York City Ballet's Raymonda Variations, Morgen, and New York Export: Opus Jazz BWW Interviews: New York City Ballet's Raymonda Variations, Morgen, and New York Export: Opus Jazz
by Barnett Serchuk - June 02, 2015

On Sunday, June 31, 2015, New York City Ballet offered the sweet, the mundane, and the historical. If I were a lyricist I could write a song about this, but since my iambic pentameter is almost non-existent, and my Stephen Sondheim thesaurus nowhere to be found, I guess I'll have to push forward in ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: THE SCHOOL OF AMERICAN BALLET'S 2015 WORKSHOP Offers a Mostly Polished and Always Charming Peek at the Upcoming Generation of Dancers BWW Reviews: THE SCHOOL OF AMERICAN BALLET'S 2015 WORKSHOP Offers a Mostly Polished and Always Charming Peek at the Upcoming Generation of Dancers
by Sondra Forsyth - June 02, 2015

SAB's annual Workshop performances have been a treasured staple on NYC dance lovers' calendars ever since 1965 when the legendary Alexandra Danilova, then a faculty member, initiated the iconic spring ritual. The event is not a graduation ceremony, but rather a tantalizing glimpse of what the future... (more...)
Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Metropolitan Opera House Review Roundup: American Ballet Theater's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Metropolitan Opera House
by Review Roundups - June 02, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's 2015 season at the Metropolitan Opera House includes the New York Premiere of Alexei Ratmansky's all-new production of The Sleeping Beauty, a revival of Lar Lubovitch's Othello and repertory programs featuring historic works in celebration of the Company's 75th Anniversary ... (more...)
Bolshoi Ballet Returns to U.S. Cinema Screens This October Bolshoi Ballet Returns to U.S. Cinema Screens This October
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2015

Fathom Events, BY Experience and Pathe Live proudly announce the new 2015-16 Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema season in select U.S. cinemas beginning this October. Four performances, including three new productions, will be screened as Sunday matinees at 12:55 p.m. local time (captured live earlier the same... (more...)




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