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2014-02-04 16:27:00

Intrepid Piano-Bass-Drums Trio To Release Long Awaited Recording Of Stravinsky's Revolutionary Orchestral Work NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Masterworks has announced the release of Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, arranged and performed by The Bad Plus. The long anticipated recording arrives in stores and at all leading digital retailers on March 25(th). The Bad Plus - bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson, and drummer David King - have a...

2014-02-03 08:23:58

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo will celebrate choreographer-director Jean-Christophe Maillot's 20th anniversary with the company this year by premiering LAC (after Swan Lake), Maillot's personal vision of Tchaikovsky's masterwork, with performances at The Segerstrom Center in Costa Mesa (March 7 - 9) and the New York City Center (March 14 - 16). LAC will be presented by Les Ballets De Monte-Carlo, in association with The Segerstrom Center, New York City...

2014-01-27 08:24:16

EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY LAWRENCE BENDER, KEVIN BROWN AND JOHN MELFI SARAH HAY DANCES INTO LEAD ROLE BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STARZ announced today the greenlight of its next original drama series, "Flesh and Bone," created by Emmy award-winning "Breaking Bad" Writer and Executive Producer, Moira Walley-Beckett. "Flesh and Bone" follows a young ballet dancer, Claire, who has a distinctly troubled past, as she joins a prestigious ballet company in New York....

2013-12-12 08:26:20

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Special on NBC featured over 6 Million Dollars of Johnathon Arndt Jewels, The Canary Yellow Diamond collection dazzled on Kelly as she beautifully sang on stage everybody's holiday favorites. Kelly also sparkled in diamonds...and more diamonds and Red Burmese Rubies perfect for the holiday season. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090408/LA96806) Driven by passion and...

2013-12-02 23:21:43

Designed for children ages 6-10 and their families, animated iPad app allows users to experience SF Ballet’s production of Nutcracker through original illustrations and storytelling. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 San Francisco Ballet, the country’s oldest professional company and the first to perform the full-length Nutcracker in America, today announced the launch of a Nutcracker interactive storybook application. Designed for children ages 6-10 and their families, the...

2013-12-01 23:00:20

Ticket Down (http://www.ticketdown.com) announces that George Balanchine's The Nutcracker is currently being performed live by the New York City Ballet at the David H. Koch Theatre in New York City. This popular secondary ticket exchange is also offering the special customer appreciation discount code, NUTCRACKER, for additional savings on any ticket order for George Balanchine's The Nutcracker. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 01, 2013 Ticket Down announces that George...

2013-11-20 16:25:55

CREATED, WRITTEN AND PRODUCED BY MOIRA WALLEY-BECKETT, EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY LAWRENCE BENDER, KEVIN BROWN AND JOHN MELFI BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- STARZ announced today the involvement of internationally-renowned dancers in the original drama series "Flesh and Bone" (previously announced as an "Untitled Ballet Project") currently in development at the network, from award-winning "Breaking Bad" Writer and Co-Executive Producer, Moira Walley-Beckett....

2013-11-12 23:19:38

Audition Tour to Take Place January through March 2014 – School will Award $1 Million in Scholarships to Talented Dancers Across U.S. and Internationally New York (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Joffrey Ballet School, a world-renowned dance center offering the most versatile and highest quality training, will open its doors to even more prospective students for its 2014 season auditions. In celebration of its 60th year anniversary, Joffrey Ballet School will invite dancers to try out in more...

2013-11-05 12:25:31

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dance Magazine honors five exceptional artists at The Ailey Citigroup Theater (405 West 55(th) St) in Manhattan on Monday, December 9, 2013. In terms of both genre and geography, these five represent a broad span of excellence: the otherworldly San Francisco Ballet ballerina Yuan Yuan Tan, dance-theater visionary Martha Clarke, Swedish maverick choreographer Mats Ek, Balanchine's allegro ballerina Patricia Wilde, and the composer whose...

2013-10-25 16:22:19

CALGARY, Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - The School of Alberta Ballet with the generous support of Talisman Energy is launching the first phase of a ten-city international audition tour Sunday, October 27, 2013 in Edmonton, Alberta. Auditions will take place 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. at Dance Alberta, 11205 - 107 Ave. in Edmonton. Aspiring professional dancers aged 9 and up will participate in a special dance class to be assessed on their suitability for professional dance training. Less...