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Crystal Pite Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - Best New Dance Production Gold Star
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Banff Centre Announces Daina Ashbee as Recipient Of The 2022 Clifford E. Lee Award Photo Banff Centre Announces Daina Ashbee as Recipient Of The 2022 Clifford E. Lee Award
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022

The biennial Clifford E. Lee Choreography Award at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is awarded to an emerging Canadian dance choreographer or company demonstrating exceptional talent. Established in 1978 by the Clifford E. Lee Foundation, the award was created to encourage the development of Canadian choreographers. 

LES PRIX DE LA DANSE DE MONTREAL Announces Winners of 2021-2022 Season Photo LES PRIX DE LA DANSE DE MONTREAL Announces Winners of 2021-2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2022

LES PRIX DE LA DANSE DE MONTREAL (PDM) today announced the winners of the 2021-2022 season during an awards ceremony held at Espace Marie Chouinard. The event was hosted by Anik Bissonnette, artistic director of the Ecole supérieure de ballet du Québec, under the honorary presidency of contemporary dance artist Frédérick Gravel—a choreographer, dancer, musician, lighting designer, teacher, and artistic director of Compagnie DLD.

Review: PNB'S “THE SEASONS' CANON” at McCaw Hall Photo Review: PNB'S “THE SEASONS' CANON” at McCaw Hall
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 18, 2022

What did our critic think of PNB’S “THE SEASONS' CANON” at McCaw Hall?

Adelaide Festival Announces 2023 Program Photo Adelaide Festival Announces 2023 Program
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022

The 38th Adelaide Festival, to be launched this Wednesday 9 November, at Adelaide Town Hall and via livestream offers a total of 52 events in theatre, music, opera, dance, media and visual arts, including major festivals-within-the-festival Adelaide Writers' Week, UKARIA Chamber Landscapes and WOMADelaide – over 17 days and nights from Friday 3 to Sunday 19 March.

Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD Photo Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

Award-winning, international touring company Complicité (The Encounter, Can I Live?) has announced the full casting for the world premiere of a new work for the theatre Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead, conceived and directed by their Artistic Director and Co-Founder Simon McBurney.

Review: FALL WORKS at Charlotte Ballet Photo Review: FALL WORKS at Charlotte Ballet
by Perry Tannenbaum - Oct 18, 2022

Knight Theater should have been abuzz last Friday night. Yet somehow, a year after Charlotte Ballet's 50th-anniversary celebration - celebrated a year after the company's actual 50th anniversary - my own excitement wasn't reflected by the community at large. A night after Opera Carolina opened its 2022-23 season at Belk Theater to an empty upper balcony and a disappointing crowd, the curtain went up on Ballet's new era with a similarly sparse turnout.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM  Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM & CAGE, October 27-29
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Unavailable Memory: In Conversation with Cunningham & Cage is an evening of dance and music presenting Merce Cunningham's Totem Ancestor (1942) and Loops (1971) and six piano compositions by John Cage.

Banff Centre Receives $750,000 Donation In Support Of The Recovering Theatre Sector Photo Banff Centre Receives $750,000 Donation In Support Of The Recovering Theatre Sector
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2022

Banff Centre has been named as a recipient of a $750,000 gift from The Slaight Family Foundation to directly support theatre creators, producers and presenters as the sector continues to recover from pandemic-related closures.

Feature: KIYON ROSS TO BECOME PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET'S NEW ASSOCIATE ARTISTIC DIREC Photo Feature: KIYON ROSS TO BECOME PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET'S NEW ASSOCIATE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR at
by Sondra Forsyth - Sep 21, 2022

As Associate Artistic Director, Mr. Ross will work in close collaboration with Mr. Boal to implement and advance PNB’s artistic vision, and consult on all artistic matters including programming, hiring, and casting. He will also provide oversight for PNB’s special projects such as Next Step, PNB Dance Film Festival, and digital programming. As part of his new appointment, Mr. Ross will continue to co-lead PNB’s I.D.E.A. (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility) committee.

Crystal Pite Returns to The Royal Ballet With FLIGHT PATTERN Photo Crystal Pite Returns to The Royal Ballet With FLIGHT PATTERN
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2022

Crystal Pite returns to The Royal Ballet to transform her critically acclaimed work Flight Pattern into a full-length world premiere. The winner of an Olivier Award for Best Dance Production in 2018, Flight Pattern is set to Henryk GĂłrecki's Symphony no 3 ('Symphony of Sorrowful Songs'). This haunting work is a showcase for Pite's distinctive movement style and is a powerful response to the refugee crisis which remains one of the biggest humanitarian problems in our world today.

Crystal Pite Videos

VIDEO: Pacific Northwest Ballet In Balanchine's DIAMONDS Coming To The Joyce Videoplay
VIDEO: Pacific Northwest Ballet In Balanchine's DIAMONDS Coming To The Joyce

by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

The Joyce Theater Foundation has announced the long-awaited return of Pacific Northwest Ballet, the company’s first full NYC season in six years. Presenting two mixed-bill programs, the company will play Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater, kicking-off with a special gala performance on June 22 followed by two repertory programs through June 26.

VIDEO: Pacific Northwest Ballet In Crystal Pite's PLOT POINT Coming To The Joyce Videoplay
VIDEO: Pacific Northwest Ballet In Crystal Pite's PLOT POINT Coming To The Joyce

by Stage Tube - May 4, 2022

The Joyce Theater Foundation has announced the long-awaited return of Pacific Northwest Ballet, the company’s first full NYC season in six years. Presenting two mixed-bill programs, the company will play Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater, kicking-off with a special gala performance on June 22 followed by two repertory programs through June 26.

VIDEO: The Joyce at Lincoln Center to Present Pacific Northwest Ballet Videoplay
VIDEO: The Joyce at Lincoln Center to Present Pacific Northwest Ballet

by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2022

The Joyce Theater Foundation has announced the long-awaited return of Pacific Northwest Ballet, the company’s first full NYC season in six years. Presenting two mixed-bill programs, the company will play Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater, kicking-off with a special gala performance on June 22 followed by two repertory programs through June 26.

VIDEO: Watch The Statement Performed As Part Of Royal Opera's Century Choreographers  Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch The Statement Performed As Part Of Royal Opera's Century Choreographers Programme

by Alan Henry - Jun 4, 2021

The Royal Ballet celebrates contemporary choreography in an evening that demonstrates the breadth of choreographic talent working with the Company today. Ashley Dean, Joseph Sissens, Kristen McNally and Calvin Richardson performan Crystal Pite's 'The Statement', part of The Royal Ballet's 21st Century Choreographers mixed programme.

VIDEO: Watch a Clip From The Royal Ballet's THE STATEMENT Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch a Clip From The Royal Ballet's THE STATEMENT

by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2021

The Royal Ballet celebrates contemporary choreography in an evening that demonstrates the breadth of choreographic talent working with the Company today. Ashley Dean, Joseph Sissens, Kristen McNally and Calvin Richardson perform Crystal Pite's 'The Statement', part of The Royal Ballet's 21st Century Choreographers mixed programme.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Crystal Pite's THE STATEMENT at The Royal Opera House Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Crystal Pite's THE STATEMENT at The Royal Opera House

by Alan Henry - May 25, 2021

The Royal Ballet celebrates contemporary choreography in an evening that demonstrates the breadth of choreographic talent working with the Company today.  This performance will be available to watch from 28 May 2021 until 27 June 2021. Check out clips of rehearsal for the event!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Royal Ballet's 21st Century Choreographers Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Royal Ballet's 21st Century Choreographers

by Alan Henry - May 20, 2021

The Royal Ballet celebrates contemporary choreography in an evening that demonstrates the breadth of choreographic talent working with the Company today. Stream the full performance from 21 May 2021.

VIDEO: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: Mar 6 - 17 at the Joyce Videoplay
VIDEO: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: Mar 6 - 17 at the Joyce

by Alan Henry - Feb 12, 2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago returns with two thrilling programs of contemporary dance. The first week features 'Decadance/Chicago,' an evening-length performance combines excerpts from works by Ohad Naharin which were arranged specifically for Hubbard Street by the world renowned Israeli choreographer. The second week celebrates Crystal Pite, one of today's most sought after and inventive choreographers, with three of her most exciting works: 'A Picture of You Falling,' 'The Other You,' and 'Grace Engine'.

VIDEO: Dancer Rex Harrington Talks THE FOUR SEASONS Videoplay
VIDEO: Dancer Rex Harrington Talks THE FOUR SEASONS

by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2018

Rex Harrington, former Principal Dancer and current National Ballet Artist-in-Residence, created the iconic role of A Man in James Kudelka's The Four Seasons in 1997. One of his most celebrated performances and a personal favourite, Rex shares his thoughts on coaching the next generation of dancers in this challenging and emotionally-charged role.


Crystal Pite Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Crystal Pite been nominated for?
Best New Dance Production (Olivier Awards) for Flight Pattern .

What awards has Crystal Pite won?
Best New Dance Production (Olivier Awards) for Flight Pattern.