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BWW Review: The Mariinsky Ballet Stages LA BAYADERE BWW Review: The Mariinsky Ballet Stages LA BAYADERE
by Andrew White - October 19, 2017

What do you do, when you find yourself with a ballet artist who can seemingly levitate at will? A lithe male body that floats and leaps with such an airy insouciance it seems almost unfair he has to come back to earth? Answer: you seek out an equally lithe, supple prima ballerina whose talents match... (more...)
Metropolitan Ballet Company Presents COPPELIA in Annual Family Concert Series Performances Metropolitan Ballet Company Presents COPPELIA in Annual Family Concert Series Performances
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2017

Metropolitan Ballet alumni guest artists Melissa Gelfin, soloist with Cincinnati Ballet, and Peter Weil, of Pennsylvania Ballet, both Jenkintown natives, will perform in leading roles.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Theresa Ruth Howard and the Launch of AND STILL THEY ROSE BWW Interview: Theresa Ruth Howard and the Launch of AND STILL THEY ROSE
by Caryn Cooper - October 17, 2017

Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet (MoBB), curated and founded by Theresa Ruth Howard, is an online digital platform that looks to preserve the history and tell the stories and contributions of Blacks in ballet. It also serves as a call for advocacy for diversity in the training and careers in the field of... (more...)
The Russian Grand Ballet Presents SWAN LAKE The Russian Grand Ballet Presents SWAN LAKE
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2017

The Russian Grand Ballet is pleased to present one of the world's most famous ballets -Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake. This full-length classical production features the rarely seen Waltz of the Black Swans, and marks the first time the Russian Grand Ballet has ever performed in Marin County. The Marin Cen... (more...)
The Music Center Welcomes the Holidays with World Premiere of New George Balanchine's THE NUTCRACKER The Music Center Welcomes the Holidays with World Premiere of New George Balanchine's THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - October 13, 2017

The Music Center will bring a much beloved holiday tradition back to Los Angeles when it presents the iconic choreography of George Balanchine in an all-new world premiere production featuring a live orchestra of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker by Miami City Ballet.... (more...)
Zachary Catazaro Promoted to New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Zachary Catazaro Promoted to New York City Ballet Principal Dancer
by BWW News Desk - October 13, 2017

New York City Ballet announced today that Zachary Catazaro has been promoted to principal dancer, effective immediately.... (more...)
BWW Review: THE RED SHOES at The Kennedy Center BWW Review: THE RED SHOES at The Kennedy Center
by Hannah Landsberger - October 12, 2017

The Red Shoes is almost more big-budget Broadway musical than ballet. With a sweeping score, dramatic narrative, and lavish production values, Matthew Bourne's production does nothing by halves.... (more...)
Central Park Dance Returns to Capitol Theater with THE NUTCRACKER Central Park Dance Returns to Capitol Theater with THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2017

Central Park Dance, Westchester's largest dance center committed to cultivating the 21st century dancer, will return to The Capitol Theater with its production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker after it's sold out premiere last winter. Featuring students of the school, in addition to young dancers fro... (more...)
Photo Exclusive: BalletBoyz Brings FOURTEEN DAYS to Sadler's Wells Photo Exclusive: BalletBoyz Brings FOURTEEN DAYS to Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - October 12, 2017

Fourteen Days premiered at Sadler's Wells Theatre in London on 10th October and runs through 14th October 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!... (more...)
Belgrade Theatre To Host A Trio of Classical Ballets Belgrade Theatre To Host A Trio of Classical Ballets
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2017

Russian State Ballet and Opera House returns to the Belgrade Theatre this October with a trio of classical ballets, including Swan Lake on Mon 23 Oct, The Nutcracker on Tues 24 Oct and Romeo & Juliet on Weds 25 Oct.... (more...)
Ballet and Hip Hop Combine in Hyde Park School of Dance's NUTCRACKER Ballet and Hip Hop Combine in Hyde Park School of Dance's NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2017

Hyde Park School of Dance (HPSD) offers fans of ballet, modern and hip hop its annual presentation of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker, featuring more than 175 dancers from seven-year-olds to grandparents supported by more than 100 volunteers. Performances are December 8 10 at Mandel Hall on the Univers... (more...)
Festival Ballet Providence to Fly Spooky Tale THE WIDOW'S BROOM to The VETS Festival Ballet Providence to Fly Spooky Tale THE WIDOW'S BROOM to The VETS
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2017

Just in time for Halloween, Festival Ballet Providence (FBP) presents The Widow s Broom, the first main stage performance of its 40th Anniversary Season, October 27-29, 2017 at The Vets.... (more...)
NYTB's 'Once Upon a Ballet' Series to Feature THE NUTCRACKER, ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES and More NYTB's 'Once Upon a Ballet' Series to Feature THE NUTCRACKER, ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES and More
by BroadwayWorld JR - October 10, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet announces the 2017-18 ONCE UPON A BALLET Series. Based on beloved children's stories, these one-hour ballets are the perfect way to introduce children to the wonderful worlds of dance, music, visual art, and literature. In the intimate setting of Florence Gould Hall, audience... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico to Launch 'Tablao' Series with Nelida Tirado Ballet Hispanico to Launch 'Tablao' Series with Nelida Tirado
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2017

On Saturday, October 14 from 8-10 pm, Ballet Hisp nico will offer the inaugural performance of the Ballet Hisp nico Tablao series.... (more...)
Artistic Director Stanton Welch's THE NUTCRACKER Returns to Houston for the Holidays Artistic Director Stanton Welch's THE NUTCRACKER Returns to Houston for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2017

Artistic Director Stanton Welch's spectacular production of The Nutcracker returns and ventures across Houston this holiday season.... (more...)
American Repertory Ballet Presents the Company Premiere of CARMEN American Repertory Ballet Presents the Company Premiere of CARMEN
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2017

American Repertory Ballet proudly presents the company premiere of Carmen by celebrated choreographer Kirk Peterson at State Theatre New Jersey (15 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick) on Thursday, October 12 at 8:00 p.m. The piece, set to music by Rodion Shchedrin, will be played live by Rutgers Symphon... (more...)
THE NUTCRACKER's Clara to Have Cookies & Tea with Kids at The Hanover Theatre THE NUTCRACKER's Clara to Have Cookies & Tea with Kids at The Hanover Theatre
by BWW News Desk - October 06, 2017

The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts brings back a favorite holiday tradition for you and your family. Enter the magical world of The Nutcracker and create special memories for your child.... (more...)
Boston Ballet to Open 2017-18 Season with OBSIDIAN TEAR Boston Ballet to Open 2017-18 Season with OBSIDIAN TEAR
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2017

Boston Ballet's 2017-2018 season opens with Obsidian Tear, featuring the North American premiere of Wayne McGregor's Obsidian Tear, a co-production with The Royal Ballet of London, and a world premiere by Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo.... (more...)
Warren Carlyle to Choreograph Jerome Robbins Tribute Ballet for NYCB Warren Carlyle to Choreograph Jerome Robbins Tribute Ballet for NYCB
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2017

This spring New York City Ballet will present a World Premiere ballet by Tony Award-winning choreographer and director Warren Carlyle that pays tribute to the legendary Broadway career of NYCB's co-founding choreographer Jerome Robbins.... (more...)
BWW Interview:  Douglas Martin of American Repertory Ballet and their NYC Performance on 10/5 BWW Interview: Douglas Martin of American Repertory Ballet and their NYC Performance on 10/5
by Marina Kennedy - October 03, 2017

The American Repertory Ballet (ARB), New Jersey's premiere ballet company, has a thrilling season ahead that includes performances in the Garden State and several New York City engagements.... (more...)
BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence Opens 40th Season with Spunky and Sparkling PIPPI BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence Opens 40th Season with Spunky and Sparkling PIPPI
by Veronica Bruscini - October 03, 2017

Festival Ballet Providence kicks off its Ruby Anniversary season with a jolt of pure sunshine. Pippi Longstocking, the beloved red-headed heroine of children's fiction, dances into the limelight at the company's Hope Street studio to share adventures and misadventures with her friends and neigh... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Houston Ballet's MAYERLING at The Hobby Center Photo Flash: First Look at Houston Ballet's MAYERLING at The Hobby Center
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Due to Hurricane Harvey, Houston Ballet is unable to perform the opening two productions at the company's home venue. However, Houston Ballet is pleased to report that select performances of fall programming have been rescheduled at THE HOBBY CENTER - SAROFIM HALL. For a limited time from September ... (more...)
Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at English National Ballet's ROMEO AND JULIET Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at English National Ballet's ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Returning to Bristol in its 40th anniversary year, Rudolf Nureyev's Romeo & Juliet will be performed by English National Ballet at the Bristol Hippodrome (21-25 November) following critically acclaimed performances in London. Scroll down for a look at the dancers in action!... (more...)
Texas Ballet Theater to Present BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Texas Ballet Theater to Present BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Texas Ballet Theater, accompanied by Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, will present a ballet performance of Beauty and The Beast, featuring music by Tchaikovsky, September 29 at 8 p.m., September 30 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., October 1 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Bass Performance Hall.... (more...)
Jessica Lang Dance Announces 2017-18 Season Jessica Lang Dance Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2017

Jessica Lang Dance (JLD) announces 2017-18 Season including performances in NYC, national and international touring, and new community programming.... (more...)