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Live At Zédel Announces Winter Season at Crazy Coqs Photo Live At Zédel Announces Winter Season at Crazy Coqs
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Announced today, the Winter Season at Crazy Coqs, the stunning Art Deco gem at Brasserie Zedel in the heart of Piccadilly Circus, is packed with 110 shows that really do promise something for everyone.

International Ballet Star Aydmara Cabrera Named Director Of Princeton Ballet School Photo International Ballet Star Aydmara Cabrera Named Director Of Princeton Ballet School
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

Former National Ballet of Cuba principal dancer  Aydmara Cabrera has been named the new director of Princeton Ballet School (PBS), the official school of American Repertory Ballet (ARB), effective August 22, 2018.

Paola Hartley, Karl Condon And Ilya Kozadayev and More Will Be On Faculty For Shreve Photo Paola Hartley, Karl Condon And Ilya Kozadayev and More Will Be On Faculty For Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

ZHONG-JING FANG, soloist of American Ballet Theatre, PAOLA HARTLEY, former principal dancer of Ballet Arizona, KARL CONDON, former principal dancer of the Boston Ballet, and ILYA KOZADAYEV, former soloist of the Houston Ballet will be on the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive to be held in Shreveport, Louisiana.   Zhong-Jing Fang and Paola Hartley will be on the faculty from July 23-27, 2018, and Karl Condon and  Ilya Kozadayev will be on the faculty from July 30-August 3, 2018.  

National Youth Ballet Announces 2018 Season; Bright Young Things Photo National Youth Ballet Announces 2018 Season; Bright Young Things
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

For its 2018 season, the National Youth Ballet ("NYB") will present Bright Young Things, a mixed programme of ballets choreographed by some of the UKs most eminent professionals and rising talents, performed by a Company of young dancers aged 9-18 from across the UK.

Repertoire Announced For Carlos Acosta At The Royal Albert Hall - Celebrating 30 Year Photo Repertoire Announced For Carlos Acosta At The Royal Albert Hall - Celebrating 30 Years In Dance
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

Internationally renowned Carlos Acosta is delighted to announce the repertoire that he will be performing, alongside his company Acosta Danza, for four special performances only at the Royal Albert Hall from 2nd to 5th October.

BWW REVIEW: !Adelante, Cuba!  Festival Presents Acosta Danza Photo BWW REVIEW: !Adelante, Cuba! Festival Presents Acosta Danza
by Rose Marija - Apr 28, 2018

VIDEO: Meet Acosta Danza Artistic Director Carlos Acosta Photo VIDEO: Meet Acosta Danza Artistic Director Carlos Acosta
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2018

International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta‚ÄĒwho has graced all the major stages with The Royal Ballet of London, American Ballet Theatre, and Houston Ballet‚ÄĒreturned to his hometown of Havana and assembled the finest performers from the worlds of contemporary dance and classical ballet to form his own company, Acosta Danza.

VIDEO: Preview City Center Studio Event - ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL Photo VIDEO: Preview City Center Studio Event - ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2018

New York City Center today announced a studio series of master classes and conversations with artists and other guests as part of the ¬°Adelante, Cuba! Festival. This celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba begins Sunday, April 22, with an evening of music and conversation at The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR featuring jazz giant Arturo O'Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, and trumpet player Yasek Manzano Silva. Offering an up-close look at the work of these inspiring artists, the festival also includes intimate conversations, held in City Center's studios, exploring the Cuban American Songbook and what it means to be an Afro-Latin artist today. Master classes for advanced students and professionals will be hosted by dancer Carlos Luis Blanco of Acosta Danza and choreographer Ronald K. Brown (City Center Choreography Fellow), and Arturo O'Farrill and Yazek Manzano Silva will deconstruct Afro-Latin jazz in a master class open to the public to observe.

VIDEO: First Look At City Center Studio Events As Part Of ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL Photo VIDEO: First Look At City Center Studio Events As Part Of ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2018

New York City Center today announced a studio series of master classes and conversations with artists and other guests as part of the ¬°Adelante, Cuba! Festival. This celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba begins Sunday, April 22, with an evening of music and conversation at The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR featuring jazz giant Arturo O'Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, and trumpet player Yasek Manzano Silva. Offering an up-close look at the work of these inspiring artists, the festival also includes intimate conversations, held in City Center's studios, exploring the Cuban American Songbook and what it means to be an Afro-Latin artist today. Master classes for advanced students and professionals will be hosted by dancer Carlos Luis Blanco of Acosta Danza and choreographer Ronald K. Brown (City Center Choreography Fellow), and Arturo O'Farrill and Yazek Manzano Silva will deconstruct Afro-Latin jazz in a master class open to the public to observe.

Royal Opera House Announces 11 Titles For 2018/2019 Cinema Series Photo Royal Opera House Announces 11 Titles For 2018/2019 Cinema Series
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2018

With 11 titles set to be broadcast to more than 500 UK cinemas and to another 1,000 in 40 countries across the globe, the Royal Opera House's Live Cinema Season 2018/19 will showcase a wide variety of ballet and opera, including three new works, all relayed live from Covent Garden. The 2018/19 Season will feature the great classic of The Royal Ballet's repertory The Nutcracker and world-renowned opera stars including Michael Fabiano, Jonas Kaufmann, Anna Netrebko and Eva-Maria Westbroek among other treats.

City Center Hosts Studio Events As Part Of ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL Photo City Center Hosts Studio Events As Part Of ¬°ADELANTE, CUBA! FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

New York City Center today announced a studio series of master classes and conversations with artists and other guests as part of the ¬°Adelante, Cuba! Festival. This celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba begins Sunday, April 22, with an evening of music and conversation at The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR featuring jazz giant Arturo O'Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, and trumpet player Yasek Manzano Silva. Offering an up-close look at the work of these inspiring artists, the festival also includes intimate conversations, held in City Center's studios, exploring the Cuban American Songbook and what it means to be an Afro-Latin artist today. Master classes for advanced students and professionals will be hosted by dancer Carlos Luis Blanco of Acosta Danza and choreographer Ronald K. Brown (City Center Choreography Fellow), and Arturo O'Farrill and Yazek Manzano Silva will deconstruct Afro-Latin jazz in a master class open to the public to observe.

New York City Center Hosts Series of Master Classes and Conversations as Part of ¬°Ad Photo New York City Center Hosts Series of Master Classes and Conversations as Part of ¬°Adelante, Cuba! Festival
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

New York City Center today announced a studio series of master classes and conversations with artists and other guests as part of the ¬°Adelante, Cuba! Festival. This celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba begins Sunday, April 22, with an evening of music and conversation at The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC & WQXR featuring jazz giant Arturo O'Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, and trumpet player Yasek Manzano Silva. Offering an up-close look at the work of these inspiring artists, the festival also includes intimate conversations, held in City Center's studios, exploring the Cuban American Songbook and what it means to be an Afro-Latin artist today. Master classes for advanced students and professionals will be hosted by dancer Carlos Luis Blanco of Acosta Danza and choreographer Ronald K. Brown (City Center Choreography Fellow), and Arturo O'Farrill andYazek Manzano Silva will deconstruct Afro-Latin jazz in a master class open to the public to observe.

Carlos Acosta Comes to The Royal Albert Hall to Celebrate 30 Years In Dance Photo Carlos Acosta Comes to The Royal Albert Hall to Celebrate 30 Years In Dance
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2018

Following on from his retirement from classical ballet in 2016, and to celebrate 30 years as a professional dancer, internationally renowned Carlos Acosta will return to the London stage this autumn to perform a mixed bill at the Royal Albert Hall from 2nd to 5th October 2018.

Photo Coverage: Carlos Acosta Launches Ascosta Danza Dance Company Photo Photo Coverage: Carlos Acosta Launches Ascosta Danza Dance Company
by Roy Tan - Sep 28, 2017

Following an exceptional career as a ballet star, international dance icon Carlos Acosta launches his brand new company, Acosta Danza in the UK. Check out our exclusive photo coverage of their debut below!

Fire Island Dance Festival Brings Weekend of Unforgettable Dance to the Pines
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

A bright summer sun shimmered across the Great South Bay as renowned dance companies, acclaimed choreographers and three standing-room-only audiences came together at this year's Fire Island Dance Festival on July 14-16, 2017. The 23rd edition of the fundraising and cultural event of the Fire Island summer raised a record $585,045 for Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Elmhurst Ballet School at Forefront of Research in Dance Science
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Elmhurst Ballet School, in collaboration with University of Wolverhampton and in association with Birmingham Royal Ballet, is at the forefront of research in dance science and is pioneering ways for dancers to avoid injury by introducing ground-breaking fitness and rehabilitation techniques.

National Youth Ballet Announces 30th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

For its 30th Anniversary Season, The National Youth Ballet of Great Britain ("The NYB") will present Time in Motion, a mixed programme of ballets choreographed by some of the UKs most eminent professionals and rising talents, performed by a company of young dancers aged 8-18 from across the UK.

Breaking: Encores! Will Bring Back ME AND MY GIRL, GRAND HOTEL and More in 2018 Season!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Arlene Shuler, President & CEO, today announced programming for New York City Center's 2017-18 season. The season will open with the annual Fall for Dance Festival, featuring 20 companies in five unique programs.

Anais Chalendard presents Allen Civic Ballet's Summer Program
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

ANAIS CHALENDARD, principal dancer of the Boston Ballet, will be a member of the faculty for the Allen Civic Ballet's Summer Program which will take place on June 5, 6 & 7, 2017 in Allen, Texas.

Sadler's Wells Announces Autumn/Winter 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Sadler's Wells' new season features a world first for artistic research

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