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In the last 30 days, the average organization in the Ballet landscape has grown their audience by 0.5%. The Washington Ballet grew faster than everyone else, with 1.2% growth! On average, each post in this landscape earns more than 1.01k engagements. American Ballet Theatre is topping the charts with more than 4.05k engagements per post on their 68 posts in the last 30 days.
ABT READS! 🤓 Thank you to penguinclassics for sharing this legendary piece of literature with us in preparation for our premiere of cathyrmarston’s #ABTJaneEyre 🙌 Although the videos don’t accurately represent... we are in fact ACTUALLY reading the book 😉🥰 #ABTMet19 penguinbooks penguinrandomhouse #WorldBookDay #BallerinaBookClub
#ABTMet19 rehearsals are in FULL. SWING. ⚓️ Clip from today’s “Le Corsaire” bedroom pas de deux skylarbrandt hermancornejo 🧡 | Piano beauty barbarabilach 🥰12.6k Likes • 62 Comments
Look at these sixteen incredible artists gracing mccawhall (swipe left and tap the photo to see who’s who in our female corps de ballet and apprentice ranks) 📷: lindsaythomasphoto #pnbthemes #pnbcorps #ballet #ballerinas
Rehearsal vs performance | good night little bugs, see you next time 🐛💤 #pnbmidsummer
FROM THE ARCHIVES // George Balanchine’s Slaughter on Tenth Avenue originated as the dramatic dance climax to Rodgers & Hart’s musical On Your Toes in 1936, but in 1968 he brought this jazzy period ballet to the NYCB stage with Principal Dancers Suzanne Farrell and Arthur Mitchell dancing the lead roles.⠀ ⠀ In this photo by Martha …
Look behind the scenes at SF Ballet: Our free Fan Fest is this Saturday, 10 am–2 pm! Join us as we celebrate #BayAreaDanceWeek: Watch SF Ballet dancers in company class onstage from 12-1 pm in the Opera House. Try on a tutu & learn about pointe shoes in our booths in the Opera House courtyard …
John Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid is all about love, but is far from a simple, boy-meets-mermaid happily-ever-after. Neumeier chose Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale because of its “very particular concept of love,” he says. “Love that is so strong that it can overcome boundaries, that it can transport her to new worlds.” Onstage through April …
FROM THE ARCHIVES // When George Balanchine teamed up with Broadway legends Rodgers & Hart for their 1936 musical On Your Toes, he created the first full-scale ballet within a musical, bringing traditional choreographic ideals to the Broadway stage.⠀ ⠀ In this photo by Martha Swope, Suzanne Farrell, who danced the lead female role in the ballet …
Thank you x 100,000! hosiermama 📷 by karolinakuras
Principal Dancers maslovaoxy and jermeltavonjohnson in rehearsal for Jerome Robbins ‘Glass Pieces’ ✨ . . . 🎥 arianmsphotographer #principalsofpab #womenofpab #menofpab #paballet #jeromerobbins #glasspieces #ballet #instudio #rehearsal #philadelphia #avenueofthearts729 Likes • 2 Comments
We’re having a WONDERFUL time bringing the joy of dance to all corners of DC with our inaugural Dance for All program! ✨👯♀️✨ • Catch us tonight and tomorrow at citywinerydc, hirshhorn on Friday afternoon, citycenterdc Friday evening, and in many more locations over the next two weeks! • 📸: TWB dancers performing a contemporary piece for Rafael Lozano-Hemmer: …
Choreographic Festival, featuring a United States premiere from Scottish Ballet, a world premiere from Ballet Met’s Edwaard Liang, and expanded works by Ballet West Company dancers Emily Adams, Katlyn Addison, and Trevor Naumann—opens in two weeks! Tickets going quickly! . Artists Kyle Davis of Ballet West BeauPearsonPhotography ScottishBallet EdwaardLiang balletmet medobug katlynaddison trevornaumann . #BalletWest #BalletPost #NewWorks #WorldWideBallet #BalletWorld #Choreography
Justin Peck’s invigorating Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes was a rousing finish to the opening of our spring performances last night. Russell Janzen made his debut in the lead role of the ballet, which features 15 male dancers and one female lead, performed here by Sara Mearns. Anthony Huxley also made his debut as one of …
The sixteen incredible artists comprising the female Corps de Ballet and Apprentice ranks at Pacific Northwest Ballet. Captured at McCaw Hall by Lindsay Thomas Photography.
Studio 5 at New York City Center: Last night, choreographer Cathy Marston led a rehearsal with Devon Teuscher, Cory Stearns and Aran Bell for the American Premiere of Jane Eyre. Don't miss this literary classic brought to life June 4-10 this #ABTMet19!
Principal Dancer Adrian Danchig-Waring shared with us his pick of what's on stage this week: Alexei Ratmansky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Adrian, who will make his NYC debut in a new role in this ballet and perform in The Exchange for the first time this week as well, says: “This is the rare ballet that brings …
Scottish Ballet joins Ballet West for five explosive world premiere ballets at the Choreographic Festival in the intimacy of Rose Wagner Center. With only four shows, tickets will go fast! Secure yours today: bit.ly/CHOREOFEST
"Glass Pieces" is a captivating ballet performed by a cast of 42 dancers to the rhythmic, minimalist compositions of Philip Glass. The dancers loved sinking their teeth into this company premiere last week, as JP Frohlich staged all three exciting movements in just five days. Learn more and purchase tickets for our incredible May program at …
SF Ballet School students had the opportunity to work with choreographer Marc Brew, Artistic Director of AXIS Dance Company. Their collaboration process explored a new range of possibilities of movement. You can see this work onstage at SF Ballet School's Spring Festival May 22nd-24th: https://bit.ly/2Xo4hPW
Jonathan Porretta has been raising money for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska for eight years and we have the incredible photo gallery to prove it. Three votes ($30) pays for an overnight stay for a family in need. Vote Jonathan! http://bit.ly/VoteJonathan Jonathan Porretta's kilt hall of fame photographed by Lindsay Thomas Photography.
A full house tonight! Don't miss ABT Studio Company and ABT JKO School Pre-Professional Division this week at The Joyce Theater. Tickets are going fast! Studio Company April 24, 25, 27 - https://bit.ly/2BsL0n7 JKO School Pre-Professional Division April 26, 27 - https://bit.ly/2GbeKZ7
How does the Prince Charming find Cinderella, his one true love? Join us at Annenberg Center Live's Children's Festival May 2-4 to find out! 👑💖 Visit https://bit.ly/2FlAy5b for tix! 🎟️🎟️ 🎥 Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet II and Students of The School of Pennsylvania Ballet Santiago Paniagua Garzón Lucia Erickson Mine Kusano Paloma Berjano Torrado Carla Yamuza Katie Capristo Jimmy …
A Dancer’s Role: Xiao Nan Yu shares what she loves most about #TheMerryWidowNBC and why she chose this role to say goodbye. Nan retires at the end of the season after 22 years. Farewell performances June 19 & 22 at 7:30 pm >> http://bit.ly/2zLWXo9
We’re having a WONDERFUL time bringing the joy of dance to all corners of DC with our inaugural Dance for All program! ✨👯♀️✨ Catch us tonight and tomorrow at City Winery Washington DC, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden on Friday afternoon, at CityCenterDC on Friday evening, and in many more locations over the next two …
Hard to believe these photos were taken FIFTEEN years apart - Jonathan Porretta, tell us your secrets! pic.twitter.com/My9qrAlVzF
After returning this winter in full for the first time in over 20 years, Herman Schmerman, William Forsythe's still-edgy ballet, will be performed only two more times this season. See it on the 21st Century Choreographers II program APR 27 mat & 28: nycballet.com/21c2 pic.twitter.com/69VHTjnXgX
Yuan Yuan Tan says dancing the Mermaid “brought my dance skill up to another level. I have to say this role changed my career." See her in the title role of The Little Mermaid: bit.ly/2GIwCME pic.twitter.com/jhDVMUOTVa
On April 23, 1964 the New York State Theater, now the David H. Koch Theater, opened its doors for the first time. Tonight, exactly 55 years later, we invite audiences back to see ballets from some of the top 21st century choreographers. pic.twitter.com/ZK1khK38ro
Our final rep of the season: Themes and Variations 👇👇👇 pic.twitter.com/z79AeUdfoB
A Dancer’s Role: Xiao Nan Yu shares what she loves most about #TheMerryWidowNBC and why she chose this role to say goodbye. Nan retires at the end of the season after 22 years. Farewell performances June 19 & 22 at 7:30 pm >> bit.ly/2Ve0wiL pic.twitter.com/wznDjQ7jtv
Studio 5 at @NYCityCenter: Last night, choreographer @CathyRMarston led a rehearsal with Devon Teuscher, Cory Stearns and Aran Bell for the American Premiere of Jane Eyre. Don't miss this literary classic brought to life June 4-10 this #ABTMet19! pic.twitter.com/bRCpsTN7xk
The nominees for the @BenoisDeLaDanse awards, think the Oscars for ballet, are in! @Justin_Peck has been nominated for his Hurry Up, We're Dreaming, created on SF Ballet dancers for our 2018 Unbound Festival. bit.ly/2VWG8PW pic.twitter.com/AEosA1yGRc
Learn from professionals right in the National Ballet’s studios at #InStudioNBC’s Summer Dance Intensive. Space is limited and filling up quickly >> bit.ly/2EeMEbm pic.twitter.com/0Z6PlP9U1T
Homophobia, bullying, body issues--male dancers have a lot to overcome beginning at an early age. Below, listen to the challenges and triumphs of Ballet West dancers. youtu.be/G37ZW7p_hjI via @YouTube19 Likes • 5 Retweets
"Glass Pieces" is a captivating ballet by Jerome Robbins, performed to the rhythmic, minimalist compositions of @philipglass. Learn more & purchase tix for our incredible May program at bit.ly/2QgbNcR.✨🎟️ 📸@arianms035 Oksana Maslova with Stager JP Frohlich pic.twitter.com/3KsisjFnoP
As part of our #DanceforAll celebration, join us for a FREE 'Meet a Ballet Dancer' lecture/demonstration at @dcpl #Woodridge, TODAY 4/20 at 2pm! Learn more and RSVP here: eventbrite.com/e/free-meet-a-…4 Likes • 1 Retweets