Comscore

George Balanchine News

Date Of Birth:
January 22, 1904
Date Of Death:
April 30, 1983 (79)
Birth Place:
RUSSIA
Gender:
Male
George Balanchine News Feeds
NUTCRACKER: PART 1, THE WORKSHOP to Play Knockdown CenterNUTCRACKER: PART 1, THE WORKSHOP to Play Knockdown Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Nutcracker: Part I, The Workshop: An immersive, dance-theatre reimagining of the classic ballet, performed in the cavernous Knockdown Center, depicts the life-story of a woman (and dancer) named Clara. (more...)

Documentary MISS HILL: MAKING DANCE MATTER Opens in New York, 1/23Documentary MISS HILL: MAKING DANCE MATTER Opens in New York, 1/23
by Movies News Desk - Nov 24, 2014

Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter tells the inspiring and largely Unknown story of Martha Hill, a visionary whose life was defined by her love for dance, and who successfully fought against great odds to establish modern dance as a legitimate art form in America. (more...)

Broadway's Lee Wilson to Sign 'REBEL ON POINTE' Memoir at Barnes & Noble Next MonthBroadway's Lee Wilson to Sign 'REBEL ON POINTE' Memoir at Barnes & Noble Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014

Lee Wilson, former cast member of Hello Dolly!, A Chorus Line, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Meet Me in St. Louis, will discuss and sign her new book, Rebel on Pointe: A Memoir of Ballet and Broadway, at Barnes & Noble on Broadway on Dec. 8. (more...)

Pacific Northwest Ballet to Present THE NUTCRACKER, 11/28Pacific Northwest Ballet to Present THE NUTCRACKER, 11/28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

SEATTLE, WA -For over thirty years, family and friends have shared the wonder and beauty of the holidays with PNB's world-famous Nutcracker. Created by Founding Artistic Director Kent Stowell and children's author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, PNB's one-of-a-kind Nutcracker has been dazzling Northwest audiences since 1983. Join us now for the final season of this acclaimed and much-loved Nutcracker before it goes into the PNB vault. (In 2015, PNB will unveil its production of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker, featuring all-new sets and costumes by children's author/illustrator and theatre designer Ian Falconer.) The Stowell/Sendak Nutcracker returns to Seattle Center's McCaw Hall for 35 public performances November 28 through December 28, 2014. Tickets to Nutcrackermay be purchased through the PNB Box Office at 206.441.2424, online at PNB.org, or in person at 301 Mercer St. (A limited selection of tickets are also available through Ticketmaster, 800-745-3000 or online at Ticketmaster.com. No other outlets are authorized to sell Pacific Northwest Ballet Nutcracker tickets.) (more...)

Schimmel Center at Pace University Presents THE NUTCRACKER, 12/11Schimmel Center at Pace University Presents THE NUTCRACKER, 12/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2014

Schimmel Center at Pace University is proud to host the return engagement of Gelsey Kirkland Ballet'sproduction of the perennial holiday classic The Nutcracker. Due to the success of the production's debut last season at Schimmel Center, this year's production of The Nutcracker will be performed over the course of a special two-week engagement, running December 1121. This 30-member company, under the artistic direction of Gelsey Kirkland and Michael Chernov, is comprised of nineteen dancers and eleven apprentices, and is based in Lower Manhattan. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Mikhailovsky Ballet in GiselleBWW Reviews: The Mikhailovsky Ballet in Giselle
by Holly Kerr - Nov 14, 2014

The Mikhailovsky Ballet is on its first United States tour and is now at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center through November 23. The Company features several of Russia's greatest dancers: Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev, formerly of the Bolshoi Ballet, and Leonid Sarafanov, formerly of the Mariinsky. It will surely conquer New York City and Los Angeles, and soon the rest of the world. (more...)

The New York City Ballet Presents the 60th Anniversary Season of George Balanchine's THE NUTCRACKER, 11/28-1/3The New York City Ballet Presents the 60th Anniversary Season of George Balanchine's THE NUTCRACKER, 11/28-1/3
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

New York City Ballet will open its 60th anniversary season of George Balanchine's The NutcrackerTM, on Friday, November 28 at 8 p.m. at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. The 2014-15 season of the holiday classic, sponsored for a third year by The Travelers Companies, Inc., will include 47 performances through Saturday, January 3, 2015. (more...)

New York City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER Begins 11/28New York City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER Begins 11/28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

New York City Ballet will open its 60th anniversary season of George Balanchine's The NutcrackerTM, on Friday, November 28 at 8 p.m. at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. The 2014-15 season of the holiday classic, sponsored for a third year by The Travelers Companies, Inc., will include 47 performances through Saturday, January 3, 2015. (more...)

Marena Perez & Daniel Ramirez to Guest in Ballet Arts' THE NUTCRACKER at Carl Perkins Civic Center, 12/12-14Marena Perez & Daniel Ramirez to Guest in Ballet Arts' THE NUTCRACKER at Carl Perkins Civic Center, 12/12-14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2014

MARENA PEREZ, principal dancer of Balleteatro Nacional de Puerto Rico, and DANIEL RAMIREZ, principal soloist of Balleteatro Nacional de Puerto Rico, will appear as guest artists in Ballet Arts' production of The Nutcracker on December 12, 13 & 14, 2014 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson, Tennessee. (more...)

Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg, Russia to Perform at David H. Koch Theatre, 11/11-23Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg, Russia to Perform at David H. Koch Theatre, 11/11-23
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Ardani Artist presents for the first time in the United States The Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg, Russia for a special two week engagement November 11 23, 2014 at the David H. Koch Theatre (Lincoln Center) NYC. (more...)

THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE to Celebrate The Bard at the Heights Players, 11/7-23THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE to Celebrate The Bard at the Heights Players, 11/7-23
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

The Heights Players continues its 'season of firsts' with its first production of the classic 1938 musical comedy, The Boys From Syracuse. With music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Lorenz Hart, this joyous score contains well-known standards ("This Can't Be Love," "Sing For Your Supper" and "Falling In Love With Love") paired with a book by the legendary George Abbott -- it's a combination that celebrates The Golden Age of Broadway in all its glory. (more...)

Live From Lincoln Center to Feature School of American Ballet Performance, 12/12Live From Lincoln Center to Feature School of American Ballet Performance, 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

For the first time on Live From Lincoln Center, the curtain will be drawn back on one of the world's premier ballet academies - the School of American Ballet - with the presentation of the School's 50th Annual Workshop Performance. (more...)

Birmingham Royal Ballet to Perform at London Coliseum in March 2015Birmingham Royal Ballet to Perform at London Coliseum in March 2015
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2014

?2015 will be an auspicious year for BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET as it prepares to honour two important anniversaries: the 25th year of the company's re-birth and move from Sadler's Wells to Birmingham and David Bintley's 20th anniversary as Director. (more...)

Cornish Dance Theater to Present Fall 2014 Concert, 11/21-22Cornish Dance Theater to Present Fall 2014 Concert, 11/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Cornish Dance Theater, the performing ensemble of the Dance Department at Cornish College of the Arts, will feature choreography by Iyun Ashani Harrison, Jose Limon, Vivian Little, Michele Miller, and Amy O'Neal at its Fall 2014 Concert, which takes place at the Cornish Playhouse on Nov. 21 and 22. Many of the pieces, including one world premiere from Harrison, focus on issues relevant to the dancers and today's college students. (more...)

The Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg to Make U.S. Debut 11/11-23 in NYCThe Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg to Make U.S. Debut 11/11-23 in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Ardani Artist presents for the first time in the United States The Mikhailovsky Ballet of St. Petersburg, Russia for a special two week engagement November 11 - 23, 2014 at the David H. Koch Theatre (Lincoln Center) NYC. There will be four programs for this premiere engagement performed with a live orchestra. The Mikhailovsky Ballet USA engagement is supported by the Russian Ministry of Culture. (more...)

Dance Theatre of Harlem Coming to Wharton Center, 11/12Dance Theatre of Harlem Coming to Wharton Center, 11/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

The internationally acclaimed DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM is celebrating over 45 years of creating vivid and ingenious forms of expression, and bringing a contemporary flair to the ballet repertoire and to diverse international audiences. DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM, part of the Dance Series at Wharton Center and MSU's Project 60/50, will be featured on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in the Cobb Great Hall. Tickets are available online at whartoncenter.com, at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office, or by calling 1-800-WHARTON. (more...)

ABT Partners with Columbia University for 2014 Innovation InitiativeABT Partners with Columbia University for 2014 Innovation Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

American Ballet Theatre and the Arts Initiative at Columbia University have formed a new arts partnership that will offer students a unique, in-depth immersion into the process of creating a new ballet. It was announced today by Rachel Moore, ABT CEO and Melissa Smey, Executive Director of the Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre at Columbia University. The partnership was designed as a complement to American Ballet Theatre's Innovation Initiative, a two-week choreographic workshop spearheaded by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie and ABT Principal Dancer David Hallberg. (more...)

BalletCollective's Troy Schumacher to Dance with Company, 10/29BalletCollective's Troy Schumacher to Dance with Company, 10/29
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

New York, NY, October 23, 2014 UPDATE: Troy Schumacher, Artistic Director of BalletCollective, will now be performing with the company on October 29 and 30 at NYU Skirball Center. Mr. Schumacher is replacing Harrison Coll, who has sustained a minor injury and is unable to perform. (more...)

Inland Pacific Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER, 11/29-12/27Inland Pacific Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER, 11/29-12/27
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

Southern California's premiere professional ballet company, Inland Pacific Ballet, opens its 20th season with its spectacular production of The Nutcracker, the classic holiday story danced to Tchaikovsky's beloved score. The critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet brings The Nutcracker to life with dazzling sets, beautiful costumes, and nearly 100 dancers on stage. IPB's traditional production of The Nutcracker will have 13 performances in four theaters fromNovember 29 through December 27, 2014: Arcadia Performing Arts Center, November 29/30; Lewis Family Playhouse in Rancho Cucamonga, December 6/7; Pomona College's Bridges Auditorium, December 13/14/20/21; and new this year, IPB expands its reach into Riverside performing The Nutcracker at the Fox Performing Arts Center, December 27. (more...)

Marena Perez & Carlos Madera Set for Alameda Civic Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER, 12/20-21Marena Perez & Carlos Madera Set for Alameda Civic Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER, 12/20-21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

MARENA PEREZ, principal dancer of the Balleteatro Nacional de Puerto Rico and CARLOS MADERA, will appear as guest artists in the Alameda Civic Ballet's production of The Nutcracker on December 20 and 21, 2014 at the Kofman Theater in Alameda, California. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 60   

 
Advertisement