Review Roundup: MAYERLING at The Hobby CenterReview Roundup: MAYERLING at The Hobby Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

Houston Ballet is the first American ballet company to perform MAYERLING. instead of the previously scheduled six performances, the ballet ran for four from September 22-24. (more...)

Photo Flash: Houston Ballet Presents DIRECTOR'S CHOICE: LEGENDS AND PRODIGY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

From March 16 - 26, Houston Ballet offers up a mixed repertory program Director's Choice: Legends and Prodigy, featuring three company, dancer and audience favorites. (more...)

BWW Review: Ben Stevenson's THE NUTCRACKER Graces the Stage
by Natalie de la Garza - Dec 24, 2015

Since its debut in 1892, THE NUTCRACKER, based on E.T.A. Hoffman's 'The Nutcracker and the Mouse King,' has been a holiday staple, its music, by Romantic composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, ubiquitous. And, since 1987, Ben Stevenson's THE NUTCRACKER has been a Houston institution. (more...)

Houston Ballet Announces New Company Members for 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2014

Houston Ballet announced that eight new dancers will join the company for its 2014-15 season, including five dancers who are graduates of Houston Ballet Academy. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Houston Ballet's THE YOUNG PERSON'S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA is Captivating
by David Clarke - Mar 7, 2014

In celebration of Stanton Welch's tenth anniversary as Artistic Director at Houston Ballet, the company is presenting a mixed repertory program that showcases his work as a choreographer. Across the three acts, audiences are treated to stunningly beautiful stage pictures, fascinating movement, and breathtaking feats of agility and poise. With their THE YOUNG PERSON'S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA program, Houston Ballet splendidly illustrates why Houston is truly to lucky to have Stanton Welch in our city. (more...)

Houston Ballet Announces Promotions and Additions to Company for 2013-2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2013

Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch announced plans today for the company's 2013-2014 season, including eight promotions and additions of several new dancers. Houston Ballet's roster now stands at 53 dancers. (more...)

Houston Ballet Announces Promotions and Additions to 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch announced plans today for the company's 2013-2014 season, including eight promotions and additions of several new dancers. Houston Ballet's roster now stands at 53 dancers. (more...)

Australian Helpmann Awards Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2008

'Billy Elliot'was the big winner on Sunday at the eighth annual Helpmann Awards which are Australia's version of the Tonys. (more...)

Photo Flash: Elton John and Billy Elliot Stars
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2007

Rock legend and Billy Elliot composer Elton John recently met up with 'Billy Elliot's' from the current London and future Australian production of Billy Elliot at London's Victoria Palace Theatre. (more...)

Australia Finds Four Young Stars for 'Billy Elliot'
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2007

Director Stephen Daldry today announced the four Australians actors who will alternate the title role in Billy Elliot the Musical, which opens at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney, on December 13, 2007. (more...)