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1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany

Young girl meets NYC ballet after illness

Aria VanDreason, 8, was once a ballet dancer, but a life-changing medical diagnosis put her dancing on hold.

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Related Topix: Arts, Medicine

4 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Home to Havana: A story of remembrances, reunions and ballet

From the darkened wings of Havana's national theater, Ariel Serrano stares toward the brightly lit stage where the finalists in an international ballet competition for aspiring student dancers are awaiting the announcement of the medal winners.

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7 hrs ago | LA Weekly

They Were Supposed To Be the Next Arcade Fire

Star-crossed lovers, two heavily armed families vying for political dominance - long before Game of Thrones, Shakespeare branded the enduring appeal of these elements with Romeo and Juliet.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Prokofiev, Classical, Sergei Prokofiev, The Birthday Party, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Ballet Academy East Welcomes Wendy Whelan to Faculty

Ballet Academy East has announced that Wendy Whelan will join the Pre-Professional Division Faculty.

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Related Topix: Arts, Family, Musical Movies, The Nutcracker, Louisville, KY

11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Justin Peck Named Resident Choreographer for New York City Ballet

Peter Martins, Ballet Master in Chief of New York City Ballet , announced today that choreographer and NYCB Soloist Justin Peck has been named the Company's Resident Choreographer, effective immediately.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance

13 hrs ago | Metro

NEWBusinessman ends up in hospital after sex with his ex-ballerina lover

Marrying a fitter and far more flexible partner has many advantages, but as this man found out to his peril, it can also have its downsides.

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18 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

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20 hrs ago | Philly.com

BalletX offers a feast of delights

The fun thing about BalletX is that you never know what you are going to see. The roster of dancers changes often.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Vanity Fair

Meet David Hallberg, the Bolshoi Ballet's Only American Dancer

Moscow's mighty Bolshoi Ballet is here again. After five performances of Giselle at the Kennedy Center in May, the Bolshoi-it means "big" or "grand"-will settle into the Lincoln Center Festival, starting on July 15, for two weeks.

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Related Topix: Arts, Tchaikovsky, Classical, Khachaturian, Opera

BroadwayWorld.com

Ballet Folklorico de Mexico de Amalia Hernandez to Perform at the Gallo Center, 8/7

Admired as the finest dance ensemble of its kind in the world, Ballet Folklrico de Mxico de Amalia Hernndez will perform at the Gallo Center for the Arts at 7:30 pm on Thursday, August 7. The troupe's previous appearance at the performing arts venue, in November 2012, sold out.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Modesto, CA

MySanAntonio.com

Ballet SA expands staff

Ballet San Antonio , which will be the resident ballet troupe at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts , has added dancers from across the country to its artistic staff.

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BroadwayWorld.com

National Ballet of Spain's 2015 Performances at Segerstrom Center Cancelled

As the National Ballet of Spain has suspended its international tour, performances scheduled April 24-26, 2015 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts have been cancelled.

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NOLA.com

Johnny Cash, Mose Allison and Mozart make musical appearances at New Orleans Ballet Theatre 'Summer Solstice'

From the angelic greeting to the rousing finale, the New Orleans Ballet Theatre deftly showcased that they weren't afraid of tackling the classic, nor the modern at its "Summer Solstice" performance and benefit.

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Related Topix: Arts, New Orleans, LA

UnionLeader.com

Northeastern Ballet Theatre bring Snow White to Wolfeboro

BALLET MAGIC: A poison apple, a princess, seven dwarfs - and a wizard? When the Northeastern Ballet Theatre's production of "Snow White" takes the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Kingswood Arts Center in Wolfeboro, area illusionist Gerry Taylor will be among the cast members.

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Related Topix: Arts, Wolfeboro, NH

Korea Herald

K-Ballet looks to cater to all tastes

Inspired to create a dance festival under the premise of showcasing "ballet for all to enjoy," the Korea Ballet Association is returning with the annual "K-Ballet World" two-week-long ballet extravaganza.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Events, South Korea, World News, Modern Dance

The Straits Times

Flamenco dancer Maria Pages to premiere new work at Esplanade's da:ns festival

Internationally acclaimed flamenco dancer Maria Pages is returning to Singapore to premiere her new work, I, Carmen, at the Esplanade's annual da:ns festival this October.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

DanceJournal

A Sneak Peek - Sunset, o639 Hours by BalletX

A quick sneak peek from BalletX's world premiere of "Sunset, o639 Hours" an evening-length ballet with original music by the award-winning New Zealand composer Rosie Langabeer and choreographed by Matthew Neenan.

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BroadwayWorld.com

La Mirada Theatre to Screen Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake, 8/10

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts is thrilled to announce a high definition screening of Matthew Bourne 's legendary reimagining of SWAN LAKE, directed and choreographed by Matthew Bourne and broadcast for one screening only on Sunday, August 10 at 2pm at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd. in La Mirada.

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Related Topix: La Mirada, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Arts

Lake Cowichan Gazette

DeHart: Gift shop offering unique arts and craft opens in the Mission

This boutique gift shop carries a unique selection of local items from artists and crafters, as well as North American-made goods.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Canada, Crafts, Arts,

BroadwayWorld.com

Real Pageant Winners to Attend and Judge Cygnet Theatre's PAGEANT

In Cygnet Theatre's hilarious production of the off-Broadway hit, Pageant, audience members help crown a different beauty contest winner each night.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, San Diego, CA, Old Town (San Diego, CA), Arts, UC Los Angeles

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