modern ballet


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Noun1.modern ballet - a style of ballet that admits a wider variety of movementsmodern ballet - a style of ballet that admits a wider variety of movements
ballet, concert dance - a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
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Directed by ChristopherWheeldon, it's now widely judged to be a modern ballet classic and can be seen atVue on February 28.
The students, in their final year of the Conservatoire's BA Modern Ballet programme, will perform in a new production of The Fairy's Kiss to mark the 25th anniversary of the death of the visionary choreographer, Dunfermline-born Sir Kenneth MacMillan.
This past spring, Atlanta gave birth to a brand-new dance company: Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre.
The teenager will move to Glasgow this summer to study for a BA in modern ballet at the world-famous institution and move a step closer to fulfilling her ambition of becoming a professional ballet dancer.
It's a modern ballet of the Shakesperean love story set in Vienna, 1938, back in town after its debut three years ago.
Under the name A Contemporary Evening, K Cineplex in Nicosia, Larnaca and Paphos will screen the best of modern ballet from the Bolshoi stage on Sunday.
1872: Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev, often known as Serge and credited with being the father of modern ballet, was born in Novgorod.
1, the historic Bodrum Castle will be hosting five classical and modern ballet productions from Turkey and abroad in seven performances, according to the festival's website.
Dance historians explore a number of issues relating to the work of ballet master, dancer, and writer on dance Jean-Georges Noverre (1727-1810), widely considered the father of modern ballet.
There were moments of modern ballet - beautifully performed by Dominic North in the eponymous role.
Times of Oman spoke with the company's award-winning director and chief choreographer, Martin SchlEnpfer, about his work and modern ballet Can you describe how your choreography is created?
The 20-piece band under the baton of Ben Van Tienen perfectly delivers the score and the choreography, which blends modern ballet with tougher, urban styles and Latin influences, is mind-blowing, particularly during the Mambo scene.