George Balanchine

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The News & Observer
Carolina Ballet reaches out to a younger audienceDouble” and “Beethoven: Piano Concerto #5.” Weiss is a former New York City Bal
Carolina Ballet reaches out to a younger audience
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Double” and “Beethoven: Piano Concerto #5.” Weiss is a former New York City Ballet principal dancer who performed under George Balanchine. Raffael, who trained at the School of American Ballet, has choreographed 17 ballets for the Carolina... Read more
18d
The News & Observer
Arts news and events in the Trianglewho comes to life and struggles with unrequited love, and “Circus Polka,” which
Arts news and events in the Triangle
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
who comes to life and struggles with unrequited love, and “Circus Polka,” which was written at the request of choreographer George Balanchine who wanted music to be “danced” by 50 elephants and 50 showgirls for an act in the Ringling Bros. and... Read more
20d
Columbus Alive
Fall Arts Guideprovides the guiding theme for each of the three pieces included in BalletMet C
Fall Arts Guide
Columbus Alive / Posted 20 days ago
provides the guiding theme for each of the three pieces included in BalletMet Columbus’ fall performance. A classic George Balanchine piece (“Serenade”) and Val Caniparoli’s West African dance-meets-Bach work “Lambarena” are featured... Read more
22d
The New Yorker
Raiding Balanchine’s AtticIn late 1956, George Balanchine was leading his New York City Ballet on a Europ
Raiding Balanchine’s Attic
The New Yorker / Posted 22 days ago
In late 1956, George Balanchine was leading his New York City Ballet on a European tour when his wife, Tanaquil Le Clercq, was diagnosed with polio. “God will help us, I believe,” Balanchine wrote to the company’s general manager, Betty Cage. His... Read more
23d
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Kate Wyckoff-Holmes Dies August 30in Key West, Florida. She was 85 and she died of cancer. Among her horticultur
Kate Wyckoff-Holmes Dies August 30
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 23 days ago
in Key West, Florida. She was 85 and she died of cancer. Among her horticultural designs are the graves of ballet master George Balanchine and prima ballerina Alexandra Danilova at the Oakland Cemetery in Sag Harbor. She also designed many Sag... Read more

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