Royal Ballet Triple Bill: a photo gallery
24 Mar 2017   |   from: theballetbag.com
Catch up with Alice Pennefather’s latest Royal Ballet photo gallery ahead of the last show of The Human Seasons (David Dawson)/ After the Rain (Christopher Wheeldon) and Flight Pattern (Crystal Pite’s first work for the company) tonight: The Hu...
This Inspiring Short Film Shows The Beauty Of Black Ballet Dancers
24 Mar 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Black representation in ballet is crucial. That s why organizations like Dance Theatre of Harlem have always made sure black ballet dancers see themselves on stage. The Huffington Post is exclusively premiering the dance company s most recent sh...
PNB explores virtual reality in new video
24 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Pixvana partnered with the Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB) to explore the unprecedented possibilities for dance and performance within virtual reality (VR), resulting in the three-minute VR film Silent Resonance. Directed by Pixvana’s Creative Direc...
Texas dance gala commands attention
23 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
TITAS Presents, labeled “North Texas’ foremost presenter of dance”, recently announced it will honor the SMU Meadows School of the Arts Division of Dance at its annual Command Performance Gala on May 13 at the Winspear Opera House in Dallas. Ye...
José Mateo Ballet Theatre set to take flight
22 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
José Mateo Ballet Theatre in Massachusetts will open the first of two spring concerts for its 31st Season beginning this weekend. Taking Flight will be performed at The Sanctuary Theatre in Harvard Square, Cambridge from March 24 to April 9. Ta...
ADC|IBC announces 2017 Gala Artists
21 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
The American Dance Competition (ADC|IBC), an annual youth international ballet competition that takes place every spring in Florida, is coming up on March 25-30 in St. Petersburg. Pre-professional ballet dancers will compete for esteemed opportunit...
Dance luminary Trisha Brown dies at 80
20 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Renowned choreographer Trisha Brown, a leader and founder of American postmodern dance, passed away last Saturday, March 18, 2017. The influential artist was 80 years old. Barbara Dufty, executive director of Brown’s historic dance company, con...
Dancers Ditch Pointe Shoes For Runners In New Australian Ballet, 'Faster'
18 Mar 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com.au
COPYRIGHT While a ballet dancer may spend a great deal of his or her time onstage in pointe shoes, there comes a time and a place for those fail-safe runners, neon crops and baggy shorts. Like in 'Faster', The Australian Ballet's latest contempor...
WIN tickets to the opening night of our Bausch / Forsythe / Van Manen triple bill
18 Mar 2017   |   by English National Ballet   |   from: blog.ballet.org.uk
Posted on 18 Mar 2017, 12:58 by English National Ballet Categories: Featured, News Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch performing Le Sacre du printemps – photo by Ulli Weiss © Pina Bausch Foundation Our electrifying spring triple bill Bausch / Fo...
Behind The Tutus, Ballet Is A Boys' Club. This Ballerina Wants To Fix That.
16 Mar 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Ballerina Ashley Bouder is crying. She s standing alone in a rehearsal studio in front of 20 or so dance journalists and several funders of her small self-titled ballet company, and she s crying. And I m pretty sure it s my fault. She s just ...
Progressing Ballet Technique Workshops
16 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative program that seeks to enhance classical ballet technique. To achieve this, it offers in-person and online training for students and teachers across the world. Based in Australia, the program will ...
Experiencing Pina Bausch: ENBYouthCo workshop
15 Mar 2017   |   by English National Ballet   |   from: blog.ballet.org.uk
Posted on 14 Mar 2017, 14:08 by English National Ballet Categories: Engagement, News Tags: ENBYouthCo, Josephine Ann Endicott, Kenji Takagi, Le Sacre du printemps, Pina Bausch, Pina Bausch Foundation, The Rite of Spring Last month members of our...
Riverdance rolls on, still touring USA
15 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Riverdance, the internationally-acclaimed, fleet of feet Irish dance phenom of toe-tapping men and women, continues to take North America by storm. It tours through June 18 and by the time it’s done it will have performed in 60 cities across the US...
Ballet Chicago Studio Co. celebrates 20th year
14 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Ballet Chicago, an internationally recognized professional track school of ballet, launched its Studio Company (BCSC) 20 years ago. To honor the company’s Platinum Anniversary, a concert program will be presented Saturday, May 6 at 2 and 7:30 pm at...
Alvin Ailey Introduces New Works; We Love Accordingly
13 Mar 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to Southern California delivering magnificent works and debuting exciting new pieces. The revolutionary modern dance company has been a force in the dance community for decades. Ailey began his career duri...
Atlanta awaits ‘Gennadi’s Choice’ program
13 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
For the first time, audiences will witness new Atlanta Ballet Artistic Director Gennadi Nedvigin’s vision take the stage through Gennadi’s Choice – an exciting program curated by Gennadi himself and designed to explore the evolution and transformat...
PCDC presents its 2017 Spring Season
10 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
New York City’s Peridance Contemporary Dance Company, led by Founding Artistic Director Igal Perry and Executive Director Yarden Ronen-van Heerden, will present its 2017 Spring Season beginning this weekend. Program A, which will feature the wo...
‘Bollywood Musical Revue’ touring America
09 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue has been touring across America since February 2 and will continue through April 24. This show explodes with the sounds of India and Bollywood, capturing the vibrant, expressive spirit of the world of Bollyw...
2017-18 Autumn/Winter Season Announcement
09 Mar 2017   |   by English National Ballet   |   from: blog.ballet.org.uk
Posted on 9 Mar 2017, 12:05 by English National Ballet Categories: News, Productions, Spotlight Tags: Akram Khan, Akram Khan's Giselle, Frank Andersen, Kenneth MacMillan, La Sylphide, Le Jeune Homme et La Mort, New Season, Nutcracker, Roland Peti...
We’ve been nominated for two Olivier Awards
09 Mar 2017   |   by English National Ballet   |   from: blog.ballet.org.uk
Posted on 9 Mar 2017, 09:41 by English National Ballet Categories: Featured, News, Productions Tags: Akram Khan's Giselle, Olivier Awards, She Said On Monday morning many of us at Markova House were eagerly listening to the Olivier Award nominat...
Visceral Dance Chicago premieres ‘Synapse’
08 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Visceral Dance Chicago will continue its 2016-17 Season with SPRINGFOUR on April 8 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, the third mainstage Chicago performance of the company’s fourth season. It will include a world premier...
Ailey II makes NYU Skirball Center debut
07 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Ailey II makes its NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts debut March 29 – April 2, sharing two programs of premieres and returning favorites with audiences during its annual New York season. The 12 young dancers return to the New York stage a...
skinner|kirk ensemble returns to BodyVox
06 Mar 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
BodyVox—a dance organization in Portland, Oregon—will present the skinner|kirk DANCE ENSEMBLE in a program based in classical roots on March 23-April 1. Founded by longtime BodyVox dancers Eric Skinner and Daniel Kirk, the skinner|kirk DANCE ENSEMB...
Ballet Black in rehearsal: a photo gallery
04 Mar 2017   |   from: theballetbag.com
How time flies! It had been a while since we had last dropped by to photograph Ballet Black, so we jumped at the opportunity to catch them in rehearsal for their spring season at the Barbican, especially because they were working on a modern dissec...
Ballerinas In Puerto Rico Reflect The Beauty Of Latin America's Dance Scene
04 Mar 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Vianca E. Palacios @viancaepalacios #OZR_Dance | #ð µð ·ð A post shared by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Feb 18, 2017 at 2:41pm PST Three years ago, Omar Robles began photographing ballerinas, asking professional dancers to leave the conf...
Ballet News Exclusive Preview |  Balancé
03 Mar 2017   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
Ballet News | Straight from the stage – bringing you ballet insights Ballet News is a professionally written website Caught up by the magic of ballet from a young age, despite her mum describing her as an absolute elephant, Laura Purkiss is a So...
the happy kitchen
03 Mar 2017   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
Ballet News | Straight from the stage – bringing you ballet insights Ballet News is a professionally written website Feeling blue ? Dry January ? Help is at hand. Right now, with the happy kitchen in hand, you could try spiced tomato baked eggs ...
Ballet in the Studio
03 Mar 2017   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
Ballet News | Straight from the stage – bringing you ballet insights Ballet News is a professionally written website Introduced by Dutch National Ballet Principal Jozef Varga, Ballet in the studio by Rob Becker is a beautifully produced photogr...
The Art of Movement
03 Mar 2017   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
Ballet News | Straight from the stage – bringing you ballet insights Ballet News is a professionally written website Simply, this is a coffee table photography book capturing dancers in the studio. Some wear couture dresses, all are effortlessly ...
Ballet News Previews | Dancing The Nutcracker – Inside The Royal Ballet
03 Mar 2017   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
Ballet News | Straight from the stage – bringing you ballet insights Ballet News is a professionally written website Dancing The Nutcracker – Inside The Royal Ballet 25th December, 4pm (90 minutes) BBC Two ‘Twas the night before Christmas, whe...