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  • Carla Körbes Joins L.A. Dance Project Carla Körbes, who recently retired as a principal dancer at the Pacific Northwest Ballet, has been appointed associate artistic director of the L.A. Dance Project, the company announced on Wednesday. She will oversee daily rehearsals, casting and programming, and report directly to Benjamin Millepied, the former New York City Ballet principal an...
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  • Congrats! Jared Matthews, Houston Ballet Princi... Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch promoted Jared Matthews to the rank of principal dancer after a well-received performance as Lucentio in John Cranko’s production of The Taming of the Shrew on Saturday, June 20. “Jared has proven to be of principal caliber time and time again this season. As a member of Houston Ballet he has tac...
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  • Albert Evans Dies at 46 The New York City Ballet is reeling from the untimely death of one of its stars: Albert Evans, 46, a retired principal dancer and a current ballet master. Evans, tall and dignified with a playful streak, was one of the highest-profile African American ballet dancers. He was the second black principal dancer at NYCB, following in the footsteps of...
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  • Colette Marchand, Glamorous Int'l Ballet Star, ... Colette Marchand, a French ballerina whose long-legged glamour made her an international star in Roland Petit’s ballets in the 1940s and 1950s, and who was nominated for an Oscar for her role in John Huston’s “Moulin Rouge,” died on June 5 at her home in Bois-le-Roi, France. She was 90. Ms. Marchand played a highly visible role in the postwar...
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  • Rachel Moore Leaves ABT for LA Music Center Help Wanted: a new boss for a leading American ballet company. Rachel S. Moore, the chief executive officer who helped American Ballet Theater thrive again after a rocky period, is leaving to become president and chief executive officer of the Music Center in Los Angeles in the fall, the center announced Wednesday evening. Her departure le...
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  • Philip Neal Named NGB Artistic Dir Philip Neal is the new artistic director of the Next Generation Ballet and chairman of the Patel Conservatory Dance Department, it was announced Thursday. Neal, who had a storied 23-year career with New York City Ballet, is currently leading Next Generation Ballet’s month-long ballet summer intensive program and overseeing a full slate of sum...
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  • Beloved Dudley Williams Has Died Dudley Williams, Eloquent Dancer Who Defied Age, Dies at 76. Dudley Williams, an East Harlem prodigy who dazzled Alvin Ailey company audiences as a leading dancer for more than four decades, performing into his 60s, died over the weekend at his home in Manhattan. He was 76. A spokesman for the company said Mr. Williams was found dead in his a...
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  • New Home for ENB in 2018 English National Ballet set to move to new home in east London. The ENB and its ballet school will have a purpose-built home in Canning Town, joining many other artistic ventures heading east. Both the ENB and its associated training facility, the English National Ballet School, are to move to a new, joint home in the formerly dockland-dominated...
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  • Beloved Dance Teacher Maggie Black Dies at 85 Maggie Black, who for decades earned renown for teaching famous ballet and modern dancers how to leap and turn in ways, as she put it, that “humans weren’t really made to do,” configuring their bodies to avoid injuries and even to heal them, died on May 11 at her home in East Hampton, N.Y. She was 85. The cause was congestive heart failure, s...
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  • Tulsa Ballet to Open New School The Tulsa Ballet’s Center for Dance Education will expand into the Broken Arrow area, thanks to a $4 million grant from the Hardesty Family Foundation. The foundation has donated a 13.72-acre site just east of Aspen Avenue (145th East Avenue) on New Orleans Street (101st Street) for a satellite dance school to be called the Hardesty Center for D...
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