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The beautiful love affair between couture and choreography is exemplified by these memorable collaborations.
With both art forms drawing inspiration from the other, the sartorial symbiosis between fashion and ballet is like an expertly choreographed pas de deux. They meet with much fanfare, both creative endeavors stirred by the poetry of movement, and enthralled by the ...
 
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The hashtag #BoysDanceToo picked up steam over the weekend.
Last week, Good Morning America anchor Lara Spencer mocked Prince George's school curriculum, laughing at the fact that he is taking ballet. She claimed that Prince William has shared that "Prince George absolutely loves ballet," and said, "I have news for you Prince ...
 
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In line with the 50th anniversary of Ballet Philippines, T&C catches up with the spirited woman who started it all.
National Artist for Dance Alice Reyes, founder and current artistic director of Ballet Philippines, is every bit the individual you’d expect her to be. She is a cresting wave; a force of power and grace crowned by a bold shock of white ...
 
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Joining the production are two principal dancers from one of the best ballet companies in all of Russia.
For many, Peter Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake is their introduction to watching classical ballet. The score, the original choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, and the tragic romance between Prince Siegfried and his Swan Queen have never failed to leave a lasting ...
 
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Elena Comendador and Elizabeth Roxas Dobrish take the reins as costume designer and choreographer, respectively.
Two young girls balance themselves on elevated beams, while a third swirls around them as romantic Spanish music swells in the background. All three dancers are engulfed in a white, floor-length fabric, muslin we later learn, and through their movements, the costumes ...
 
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The couple is working together to bring rock 'n roll to ballet.
When listening to Rolling Stones music, one is more likely to think of screaming fans and large arenas than pirouettes and Lincoln Center. But Mick Jagger and his girlfriend, Melanie Hamrick, a ballerina with the American Ballet Theater, are determined to change ...
 
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Catch it for one more weekend this February.
“For never was a story or more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo,” William Shakespeare writes, closing what would, perhaps, be the very novel that has become synonymous to the Bard’s name.The tragedy of Romeo & Juliet is not an ...
 
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After all, every prince has got to have his swan.
Earlier this week, the Duchess of Cambridge visited the costume department of the Royal Opera House, and while she was there, she met with principal dancers from the Royal Ballet. Kate is known to be a fan of the art form, and even ...
 
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How artistic director Alice Reyes is leading Ballet Philippines into its biggest season yet.
A number of internationally renowned ballet companies have been going live on Facebook today, October 2, hosting a campaign known as World Ballet Day. This celebration of ballet gives audiences the opportunity to take a virtual peek into the lives of these artists from various ...
 
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Theresa Reichlen took the stage at the company's fall gala to address the audience.
Last night's fall gala at the New York City Ballet was a celebration of the storied company and the art form it practices, with three world premieres featuring costumes crafted by fashion designers Giles Deacon (pictured above left, posing with dancers), Gareth ...
 
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Elwince Magbitang and Vince Pelegrin head off to the highly selective Jackie Kennedy Onassis School of Dance with help from their mentor, Sofia Zobel Elizalde.
It’s been an exciting year for Steps Dance Studio scholars Elwince Magbitang and Raye Vince Pelegrin. In April, the 16-year-old dancers found themselves performing onstage with principal dancer Stella Abrera and a cast of ballet all-stars from the American Ballet Theater (ABT).From ...
 
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The one-night-only American Stars Gala hosted by Ballet Manila is making history with its lineup of dancers.
“When I curate a gala, I don’t want it to look like a competition. I want it to look like a celebration of these different dancers showing off different facets—not just of themselves, but of this big repertoire,” Ballet Manila artistic director ...
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