classical ballet

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Noun1.classical ballet - a style of ballet based on precise conventional steps performed with graceful and flowing movements
ballet, concert dance - a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
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From classical ballet to flamenco, the second Worcester County Dance Festival at 7 p.
Washington, Aug 17 ( ANI ): Wimbledon Champion Marion Bartoli has expressed her desire to go back to one of her childhood passions of classical ballet, now that she will no longer play tennis.
The Moscow Classical Ballet, with the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow Orchestra, brought all Christmas magic of The Nutcracker to the ROHM during their four sold-out shows.
CLASSES IN CLASSICAL BALLET has long been a classic out of print, so its reappearance after thirty years makes it a 'must' acquisition for any serious dance or ballet collection.
CLASSICAL ballet takes centre stage in Leamington this week when the Vienna Festival Ballet Company performs Swan Lake.
Ellen Kent, who spent last year reshaping the Russian Classical Ballet Theatre, naturally has a vodka moment to share from her travels.
When Gradimir Pankov took the reins at Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal six years ago, he wanted to wake up a sleepy classical ballet company by infusing it with a good dose of contemporary European choreography.
Independent Ballet Wales, formerly Cwmni Ballet Gwent, bring this classic folk tale to life, effortlessly mixing explosive dance and classical ballet with original choreography from Darius James, the company's artistic director.
After reading Joseph Carman's article on New York City Ballet's Christopher Wheeldon ["All the Right Moves," March 19], I find it a ridiculous exaggeration naming this young man "the greatest living choreographer in the field of classical ballet.
Los Angeles Ballet Academy (LABA) offers its students a strong foundation including classical ballet, which meets Royal Academy of Dance requirements, as well as a diverse array of courses including jazz, tap, hip-hop, voice and Pilates.
With dances from the iconic Swan Lake and Nutcracker to primarily African dancing, the SABT, combined classical ballet and the music of Mozart and Tchaikovsky with African dance movements and African drumming.
SAD, BUT TRUE TO THE ORIGINAL: Ellen Kent has teamed up with Russian Classical Ballet Theatre to bring a lavish production of Swan Lake - without the soppy 'Stalin' ending' SPLENDID: Ellen Kent of Ballet International and Opera International.

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