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Ballet Palm Beach Presents Romeo and Juliet Feb 8-10, 2019

Ballet Palm Beach Presents Romeo and Juliet Feb 8-10, 2019

BALLET PALM BEACH To Present the Perfect Pre-Valentine’s Day Love Story ROMEO & JULIET At The King’s Academy in West Palm Beach February 8-10  (Palm Beach Gardens, FL – January 28, 2019) Colleen Smith, Artistic Director of Ballet Palm Beach today announced that the highly acclaimed professional ballet company will present the ...

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You say Maleficent… We say Carabosse

You say Maleficent… We say Carabosse

–BUY TICKETS HERE!– Villains… that’s what makes a story go from “meh” to “oohhh!” You have to hand it to us ballet people. We’re pretty great when it comes to bad guys. Just saying.. In Sleeping Beauty the evil villain extraordinaire is Carabosse. Cara-who? Although, it sounds like the name ...

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Ballerina Mama!

Ballerina Mama!

It’s hard to miss Ballet Palm Beach dancer, Lily Ojea Loveland, entering the studio in the mornings.  She’s the one that’s armed with enough stuff to topple a small pack mule. She hoists the usual ballet dancer necessities like water bottles, warm ups, tape, sewing supplies, pointe shoes, etc. in addition to a diaper bag, baby bottles, ...

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5 Cinderella Facts You Didn’t Know!

5 Cinderella Facts You Didn’t Know!

(Or at least I’m assuming you didn’t…apologies if I have questioned your fairy tale knowledge!) by Rebekah Levin 1. The 1st Cinderella dates back to 1 B.C.! “The Girl with the Rose-Red Slippers” is the earliest Cinderella story, dating all the way back to 1 B.C! A maltreated but kind Greek slave girl marries the Pharaoh ...

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Aww, We’re Blushing!

Aww, We’re Blushing!

“THANK YOU” to all our audience members and supporters for our new ballet Gatsby, which premiered March 19th! We certainly were overjoyed to finally share with you the culmination of the metaphoric and literal “blood, sweat, and tears!” A sweeping curtsy of gratitude goes out to Mr. Rex Hearn of for his review of ...

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Ballet Palm Beach Performs Cinderella On Mother’s Day Weekend

Ballet Palm Beach Performs Cinderella On Mother’s Day Weekend

Cinderella Eissey Campus Theatre At Palm Beach State College 11051 Campus Drive, Palm Beach Gardens Saturday, May 7, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 8, 2016 – 4:00 p.m. Purchase Tickets Online or call 561.207.5900 Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. – On Mother’s Day weekend, Ballet Palm Beach performs the classic rags to riches love story of ...

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The Creation of Gatsby – Meet Myrtle and George

The Creation of Gatsby – Meet Myrtle and George

RESERVE YOUR SEATS An Interview with Myrtle and George By Rebekah Levin   Please enjoy the final installment of our in-depth dancer interviews with our “Myrtle” and “George Wilson.” First up is Myrtle, a rather “colorful” character, played by Madeleine Miller. Madeleine has trained at Ballet Palm Beach’s school since she was ...

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The Creation of Gatsby – Meet Daisy and Gatsby

The Creation of Gatsby – Meet Daisy and Gatsby

RESERVE YOUR SEATS FOR GATSBY An Interview with Daisy and Gatsby By Rebekah Levin   Today, I have the pleasure of interviewing Daisy and Gatsby! Or rather, the dancers that portray them– Jessica Dandine and Tyveze Littlejohn! *applause, please* Daisy, one of the main characters in Gatsby, is played by the charming Jessica Dandine. ...

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