Latest News for: Ballet life


The Prairie Nutcracker's 12th season: fresh performances and returning cast members

The Hutchinson News 06 Dec 2021
... ballet with a Kansas twist ... ArtisTree changed a traditional Nutcracker ballet into a Great Plains story about a young girl learning Midwestern life by adding an original score by Rick Kuethe and transforming the usual dances into scenes of prairie life ... Families in ballet.

Central Pa. native lands role in Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’: ‘It’s been life changing’

Penn Live 06 Dec 2021
Camp Hill native and Joffrey Ballet School graduate Lauren Leach will make her first feature film debut in Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Side Story,” the beloved musical that swept both stage and screen, ultimately winning 10 Oscars, including Best Picture ...It’s been life-changing the people involved is the main thing that sticks out to me.

What it feels like: Anorexia nervosa and trauma

Canoe 06 Dec 2021
The National Eating Disorder Information Centre defines anorexia as a life-threatening mental illness, which is thought to be caused by a complex relationship of genetic, social and psychological factors ... I was a ballet dancer at the time of my diagnosis and trained at the National Ballet School until I was in my teens.

‘Nutcracker’ with a Texas twist coming to Temple

TDT News 05 Dec 2021
The Classical Ballet Conservatory at ... “(Mother Ginger) is traditionally performed by a male performer because the costume is so massive, and it’s just kind of taken on a life of its own,” Marcia Beeksma, director of the Classical Ballet Conservatory, previously told the Telegram.

Live Nutcracker performance returns to the Maryland Theatre

Herald Mail 05 Dec 2021
This full length performance is hosted by the Western Maryland City Ballet Company and The City Ballet School performed by 90 dancers from the company and school and actors from the community ... Sanchez is a Cuban dancer from the Washington Ballet who has been hailed “Best Dancer in Miami” in Miami Life Awards.

Romeo & Juliet review – Sergei Polunin is reunited with Alina Cojocaru, and his talent

The Observer 05 Dec 2021
There’s been a lot of water under a few bridges in the almost 10 years since Sergei Polunin walked out of a rehearsal with Alina Cojocaru at the Royal Ballet and into his new life as ballet’s most notorious outlaw – a man who can more or less fill the Royal Albert Hall on the sheer pulling power of his name.

How you can help support those in need in Inland Empire communities

Daily Bulletin 05 Dec 2021
San Bernardino ... This year, like last, our donation drive will be held virtually ... ... Inland Pacific Ballet brings back ‘The Nutcracker’ in person. Chino-based Food for Life serves nearly 450 families at Thanksgiving event ... .

Lubbock entertainment in brief

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 05 Dec 2021
Ballet Lubbock presents the annual holiday sensation "The Nutcracker" Dec ... An encore presentation of Bolshoi Ballet ... The exceptional score by Tchaikovsky, brought to life by the legendary Bolshoi Ballet dancers in The Nutcracker, will captivate the hearts of the whole family.

China to restage ballet masterpiece "Onegin" 04 Dec 2021
First staged in China in 2008, the classic ballet work, featuring Tchaikovsky's musical rendition, shows the daily life of the Russian ...

A holiday tradition resumes at The Palace

Lockport Union-Sun 04 Dec 2021
The eldest daughter in the Stahlbaum family receives a nutcracker from her grandfather on Christmas Eve and the production details her dreams in which the nutcracker comes to life. This important part in the Classical Ballet of Western New York’s production at the Historic Palace Theatre is being played by three middle schoolers.

A season to be jolly

Independent online (SA) 04 Dec 2021
Markets. Shongweni Farmers and Craft Market ... Call 031 777 4686. Musgrave Market ... Shows ... Classic Christmas ballet The Nutcracker by KZN Performers (Youth Ballet), with professional guest artists from Cape Town and Durban, choreographed by Robin van Wyk ... Joburg Ballet brings to sparkling life one of the most popular classical ballets with The Nutcracker.

Scottish Ballet revises The Nutcracker to address racism

BBC News 03 Dec 2021
For many people, a trip to the theatre to see the ballet The Nutcracker is as traditional as it gets. A magical tale of toys that come to life, dances in the snow and a majestic score by Tchaikovsky. It is to ballet companies, what pantomime is to theatres, and after a period of absence because of the pandemic, it couldn't be more welcome.

Over 30 local artists take stage as OZ Arts Nashville presents Steal Away

Nashville Pride 03 Dec 2021
Ujima will lead a company of more than 20 dancers comprised of diverse movers, including featured artists from Rejoice School of Ballet and Friends Life in addition to his core group of dancers from his company shackled feet DANCE.

Long Island Holiday Events 2021

Long Island Press 03 Dec 2021
Peconic Ballet Theatre’s production of the iconic holiday spectacular ... EGLEVSKY BALLET’S THE NUTCRACKER ... Unity Phelan, soloist with New York City Ballet, will star as the Sugar Plum Fairy ... An array of dancers, from the New York City Ballet to Broadway, and a live orchestra bring Tchaikovsky’s timeless masterpiece to life.

The Central Oregon School of Ballet Presents Their Holiday Classic, The Nutcracker Ballet

Cascade Business News 02 Dec 2021
Courtesy of Central Oregon School of Ballet). The Central Oregon School of Ballet presents its 35th annual production of The Nutcracker ... The cast is composed of dancers ages 5-55 and includes local students and professional ballet dancers ... About the Central Oregon School of Ballet ... It is their belief that ballet training is life training.