Ballet companies play a important role in many communities, bringing people together to share the art created through the collective work of artists, dancers, musicians, choreographers, and costume designers. Social media helps ballet companies engage their fans, educate the public, and attract new attendees.
In the last 30 days, the average organization in the Ballet landscape has grown their audience by 1.0%. Ballet West grew faster than everyone else, with 1.7% growth! On average, each post in this landscape earns more than 1.47k engagements. American Ballet Theatre is topping the charts with more than 5.54k engagements per post on their 57 posts in the last 30 days.
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Not just pointe shoes in these halls... 👠twylatharp is IN THE HOUSE staging “Deuce Coupe” for #ABTMet19 🌟 #TharpTrio
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BEHIND THE SCENES // What would a ballet about magic and royalty be without a vast collection of colorful crowns? Princess Aurora, The Lilac Fairy, and her fellow fairy friends aren’t the only characters to wear elaborate headpieces. Corps de ballet members who dance as Lilac Fairy Attendants and in the Vision Scene get their …
INTRODUCTION for one of our three Director’s Choice choreographers: justin_peck is the Resident Choreographer and soloist dancer with nycballet. At the young age of 31, he has already choreographed over 30 ballets, won a Tony for choreographing carouselbway, was the subject of a documentary (Ballet 422) and is choreographing s.pielberg’s new West Side Story movie. …
NOW & THEN: Celebrating the ephemeral beauty of ballet NOW: Isabella DeVivo, Julia Rowe, Koto Ishihara, Mathilde Froustey, and Sasha De Sola in Balanchine's Divertimento No. 15. Last 3 performances this week as part of KALEIDOSCOPE. THEN (swipe left): Labeled as Betsy Erickson, Nancy Dickson, Lynda Meyer, Victoria Morgan, Jamie Zimmerman in Divertimento No 15, circa 1980/81
#1920SeasonNBC: Karen Kain directs and stages a new Swan Lake. “The ballet has been a huge part of my life”. Learn more 🔗 in bio. hannahfischer94 📷 by karolinakuras
#ApolloNBC casting announced! guillaumecote reprises the celebrated role and brendansays, h.j.kiwi, evanmckie, frola92 and felix.paquet make their debuts in Toronto. 📷 by karolinakuras
BEHIND THE SCENES // The wigs and headpieces worn in New York City Ballet’s production of The Sleeping Beauty are some of the elements that help transport the audience to an 18th century-inspired fairy tale, where lavish members of the court celebrate the birth, birthday, and wedding of the beloved Princess Aurora. These feathers and …
Perfection! Soloists Katie Critchlow and Alexander MacFarlan in Swan Lake. Final shows this week. BeauPearsonPhotography #BalletWest #SwanLake #BalletPost #BalletWorld #WorldWideBallet
Flying into a well deserved weekend! Company Dancers anacalderonlemes & eti_diaz in rehearsal for the Peasant Pas de Deux from Giselle 🦅 . . . 📸 arianmsphotographer #paballet #womenofpab #menofpab #flyeaglesfly #ballet #ballerina #pointeshoes #bloch #fly #leap #weekend #giselle #rehearsal #happy #philadelphia
Drama, magic, romance, and opulence all come to the kennedycenter stage February 27-March 3 as The Washington Ballet presents its first full-length The Sleeping Beauty 🧚🏻♀️💫💜 • Tickets are going fast, so hurry! Link in bio to purchase ☝️ • 🎥 by ironroseproductions • #thewashingtonballet #thesleepingbeauty #kennedycenter #classicalballet #fairytale757 Likes • 5 Comments
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the NYPL The New York Public Library's dance division at Lincoln Center, The New York Times took a tour of the library's expansive collection of dance artifacts, highlighting gems ranging from Anna Pavlova’s pointe shoes to Vaslav Nijinsky’s diary.
First take! https://twistedsifter.com/videos/nicholas-brothers-jumpin-jive-cab-calloway-stormy-weather/#.XGM5Wdkrhrc.facebook
#ApolloNBC casting announced! Guillaume Cote reprises the celebrated role and Brendan Saye, Harrison James, Evan McKie, Francesco Gabriele Frola and Félix Paquet make their debuts in Toronto >> http://bit.ly/2X5Cswf 📷 by Karolina Kuras
Erica Pereira and Daniel Ulbricht flit around the castle’s ballroom during the coda of their pas de deux as Aurora’s wedding guests, Princess Florine and her beloved Bluebird. See these fairy tale characters soar high in The Sleeping Beauty through FEB 24: nycballet.com/sleepingbeauty
Not just pointe shoes in these halls... 👠@twylatharp is IN THE HOUSE staging “Deuce Coupe” for #ABTMet19 🌟 #TharpTrio
What is pantomime? To the ballet world, it is how dancers convey a ballet's story through thoughtful gestures and facial expressions. Just as ballet technique has evolved over time, pantomime has evolved too -- typically becoming a bit more subtle in an effort to resonate with a more modern audience. Today, Artistic Director Angel Corella, …
Fox 13 News' Kelly Chapman does an investigation into Principal Artists Beckanne Sisk and Chase O'Connell. Her discovery: It's true love.
Friday and Saturday evening, witness legendary performer Principal Christopher Ruud grace the stage for his final performances at Capitol Theatre as he closes Swan Lake and ends an illustrious 21-year career. Tickets: bit.ly/BWSwanLake Principal Beckanne Sisk and Christopher Ruud. Photo by Beau Pearson Photography.
#1920SeasonNBC: Karen Kain directs and stages a new Swan Lake. “The ballet has been a huge part of my life”. Learn more >> http://bit.ly/2SPlser 📷 by Karolina Kuras
We are thrilled to announce our 19/20 Season line-up! From the return of Angel Corella's spicy "Don Quixote" -- to premieres from world-renowned choreograpers and established masterpieces like George Balanchine's "Ballet Imperial", "Symphony in C", and "Who Cares?" -- Pennsylvania Ballet's 19/20 Season promises to be action-packed and positively stunning✨ Subscribe today by visiting https://bit.ly/2TQFUZC🎟️🎟️ 🎥 Bob …
Happy Presidents Day! We're throwing back to the Reagan-era White House, when Gene Kelly introduced #SFBallet dancers Evelyn Cisneros, Kirk Peterson, Linda Montaner & David McNaughton. @NYTimes reported on the event: http://nyti.ms/2tqmBuL #MemoryMonday
Never forget to invite Carabosse to a party. Aurora, danced by Ashley Bouder, faces the consequences of the wicked fairy’s wrath on her 16th birthday after accidentally pricking her finger on a cursed spindle. See The Sleeping Beauty through FEB 24: nycballet.com/sleepingbeauty pic.twitter.com/C2R4Rd47LF
Soloist Emilie Gerrity and Corps de Ballet Member Lars Nelson brought some Sleeping Beauty magic to @nyphospital on a few weeks back, wearing their elaborate Sleeping Beauty costumes and big smiles during some bedside visits. pic.twitter.com/AvQBg7VoDF
#1920SeasonNBC: Karen Kain directs and stages a new Swan Lake. “The ballet has been a huge part of my life”. Learn more >> bit.ly/2SPlser 📷 by @karolinakuras pic.twitter.com/Ebms8eCBBl
Friday and Saturday evening, witness legendary performer Principal Christopher Ruud grace the stage for his final performances at Capitol Theatre as he closes Swan Lake and ends an illustrious 21-year career. Principal Beckanne Sisk and Christopher Ruud. pic.twitter.com/bn2vVunXxe
Nite Out returns tomorrow! Come for a performance and stay for post-show dancing & cocktails hosted by #SFBallet dancers @mylesthatcher and @SolomonGolding1 → sfballet.org/niteout (& thanks @Queerty!) pic.twitter.com/se8Om8fhyA
#Sensorium is your chance to explore dance, art, and music through a whole new lens. It's a total sensory experience. One night only. Tickets are on sale now. bit.ly/2HFdd0n pic.twitter.com/oQZOgaaiwn
Corps de Ballet member Nicholas Rose is taking over our Instagram! A dancer, cellist, choreographer and more, Nicholas takes you behind the scenes this Winter Season. #BackstagewithNicholas 📷 by @karolinakuras pic.twitter.com/FWX0Q57xr1
Learn the Art of Teaching Ballet with @nyuniversity and ABT! Coursework starts each Fall and can be completed in one year. The application deadline has been extended. Apply today: steinhardt.nyu.edu/dance-teacher Photo: Rosalie O'Connor pic.twitter.com/tJV4EuZmfe
We are thrilled to announce our 19/20 Season line-up, which promises to be action-packed & positively stunning✨ Subscribe today by visiting bit.ly/2TQFUZC🎟️🎟️ 🎥Bob Sweeney with Still Photographs by Claire McAdams Photography pic.twitter.com/4lvU413GIl
TONIGHT @THEARC_DC will share the story of how @ABTBallet Principal Ballerina @mistyonpointe made history during their FREE screening of "A Ballerina's Tale" at 6PM. Sponsored bt Building Bridges Across the River. ow.ly/ma9k50lv3BQ10 Likes • 6 Retweets
Our next rep, Director's Choice introduce 1 ballet collaboration between superstar @Justin_Peck + @sufjanstevens, and 2 world premieres >> bit.ly/PNBchoice pic.twitter.com/hV4QnSG6SB
“I’m thrilled to bring this perfect combination of choreography, drama and music to life”, says Artistic Director Angel Corella about our upcoming performances of “Giselle”. twitter.com/thephillyvoice…9 Likes • 2 Retweets