Classical ballet

Opening of the first Croatian classical ballet high school in Rijeka?

January 10, 2022 – The city of Rijeka has announced plans to open a classical ballet high school, the first of its kind in Croatia. The City also plans to introduce a primary education program in English in one of the schools in Rijeka. The city of Rijeka and the primary school of Vežica sent […]

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Dance Critique: “The Nutcracker” presented by the Classical Ballet Theater of Maryland

The high-flying dancers of L’Etoile bring dreams of “Suite” to life in “The Nutcracker”. Photo courtesy of L’Etoile Ballet. Until recently, Clara’s role in “The Nutcracker Suite” was primarily an acting role, played by a young girl in a pink nightgown. All she had to do was hit the Mouse King with his shoe (usually […]

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Gabe Stone Shayer merges music, fashion and classical ballet in new selection of today’s pop culture

Dancer and soloist ABT Gabe Stone Shayer, Photographer Xavier Francis. Xavier Francois For a choreographer, dance is the only form of expression. The movement of the body delivers a message to be interpreted. But in the same way for fashion the body does the same, the only difference is that it is draped in someone […]

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WestMET brings classical ballet to Westonka PAC | Community

Allynne Noelle and Thomas Brown opened WestMet Classical Training in Long Lake in September last year after a virtual run that several months earlier had started with semi-private lessons in their loft and a gradually building client base. A new extension is underway this summer. Noelle and Brown presented their first classical performances at the […]

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Giselle: Live Classical Ballet Presented by Sierra Nevada Ballet | Carson City Nevada News

Event date: July 23, 2021 (All day) Giselle is the bittersweet story of love and death that has moved audiences of all ages around the world. This is perhaps the most beloved of ballets in the world about the peasant woman who falls in love with a Grand Duke, dies of a broken heart, and […]

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‘Giselle’ de Troupe emphasizes non-inclusiveness in classical ballet | Culture & Leisure

Studying ballet as a teenager, Katy Pyle felt close to Giselle, the heroine broken by the love of classical ballet of 1841. A naïve young peasant girl who loves to dance, Giselle succumbs to the attentions of a nobleman in disguise, and when her betrayal is revealed, she goes mad and dies, moving on to […]

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The stars will shine in the classical ballet in the salons

By Bridgette M. Redman Contributing editor of the weekly Pasadena When there are world-class artists in an organization, giving them carte blanche can create stunningly beautiful works and breathtaking views. The Pasadena Civic Ballet (PCB) hosts two artist-in-residence – principal dancer Petra Conti and her husband, Eris Nezha, also a world-renowned dancer – who produce […]

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Miami Cuban Classical Ballet Presents Annual Gala

Miami Cuban Classical Ballet dancers perform in ‘La Vivandière Pas de Six’, one of the ballets to be presented at the Grand Classic Gala on June 5. Courtesy of Carlos Llano An annual gala is a tradition for most dance companies. Miami Cuban Classical Ballet is no different. CCBM will present its classic grand gala […]

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“Arabian Nights” presented at the International Classical Ballet Festival [PHOTO]

May 16, 2021 10:15 am (UTC + 04:00 am) 1,650 By Laman Ismayilova Fikrat Amirov’s “Thousand and One Nights” opened the Rudolf Nureyev International Classical Ballet Festival. The Primorsky stage of the Mariinsky Theater staged the new version of the ballet conducted by Honored Artist of Russia Eldar Aliyev. “One Thousand and One Nights” was […]

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Tulsa Ballet announces incredible 2021-2022 ballet season with classical ballet, contemporary dance and new world premieres

TUla Ballet Artistic Director Marcello Angelini announced the 2021-2022 season at a virtual event on Friday April 23 live from Studio K in Brookside, a season he hopes will bring the company back to a sense of normalcy. “The past 14 months have been difficult for all of us in the community and globally, both […]