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Media Alert: Sacramento Ballet Announces 2021-22 Season

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Sacramento Ballet: WHAT: Sacramento Ballet, a world-class, forward-thinking Northern Californian dance organization, unveils its 2021-22 season schedule featuring contemporary, neo-classical and new works. In keeping with its “Wide Open” theme, Sacramento Ballet will present five diverse programs reflecting new perspectives, distinct choreographic voices, and broad community reach. Nutcracker, December 12 – 23, […]

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Ballet Idaho announces lineup for season 21-22

Ballet Idaho Artistic Director Garrett Anderson and Executive Director Laura Mulkey announced Ballet Idaho’s 21-22 season. After a full season of transitioning the art form to a digital platform experienced exclusively through a screen, Ballet Idaho will return to the physical stage beginning in November 2021, with The Nutcracker! The full season lineup includes the […]

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Maine State Ballet presents Neoclassical Gala after lengthy COVID shutdown

Hailee Willey performs for the Maine State Ballet. Courtesy of Maine State Ballet After more than a year without live performance due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Maine State Ballet is relaunching with neoclassical ballets ‘Britten’ and ‘Souvenir’. According to the Maine State Ballet, these “storyless” ballets weave music and movement into visually powerful pieces. The […]

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Preview: “Ballet under the stars” prepares “a real treat” for the public of Spoleto

For four days, five dancers from two different dance companies will come together to perform Ballet under the stars. Spoleto presents this event Friday through Monday on the Rivers Green Outdoor Stage at the College of Charleston. Two of the dancers are from American Ballet Theater, while three are from New York City Ballet. Ballet […]

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The Royal Ballet will celebrate American choreographers George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins in June

The Royal Ballet celebrates the rich history of American ballet in classic works by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, two choreographic giants of the 20th century. Balanchine and Robbins open June 4 and air live June 11 at 7:30 p.m. for £16. The program includes two classic works by Balanchine; Apollo and Tchaikovsky Pas De […]

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Westmoreland Ballet heads to St. Clair Park with an excerpt from ‘Sleeping Beauty’

The Westmoreland Ballet Company will celebrate spring with a show at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Robertshaw Amphitheater in St. Clair Park, along Maple Avenue in downtown Greensburg. The highlight of the performance will be “Precious Jewels”, an extract from “The Sleeping Beauty”. Four other pieces are also on the bill, including a special guest […]

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Dance Revue: ‘Momentum’ presented by the Ballet Theater of Maryland

Earth, wind, fire and water…all the elements were there in the Ballet Theater of Maryland’s online premiere of “Momentum” from Prince George’s Community College’s tech-savvy performance center. Dancers stomped, dancers soared, dancers sizzled, and dancers flowed as naturally as a stream rushing down a slope. Add to that the patriotic red, white and blue flourish […]

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Oklahoma Festival Ballet to Perform COVID-Safe Mixed Repertoire Show | Culture

Oklahoma Festival Ballet will premiere this year’s performance featuring choreography by Gerald Arpino, guest choreographer Mariana Oliveira and faculty members from the OU School of Dance on April 8. The Oklahoma Festival Ballet, the School of Dance’s ballet company in residence, will give students the opportunity to perform a COVID-safe performance, complete with socially distanced […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Announces 2021 Digital Spring Season

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 03/09/2021 (PHILADELPHIA, PA) — Pennsylvania Ballet has announced the launch of its digital spring season, titled Strength. Resilience. Beauty., featuring newly filmed productions of classic ballets, world premieres and principal solo performances. The season will pay tribute to the late Barbara Weisberger (1926-2020), who founded Pennsylvania […]