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PREMIERES- 3 Guest Choreographers & Pianist

PREMIERES- 3 Guest Choreographers & Pianist

{TICKETS- CLICK HERE} PREMIERES is a mixed bill presented at the Rinker Playhouse, Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on March 25-27. It features three world premieres and Balanchine’s rarely-seen pas de deux, Sonatine, accompanied by live piano music. The company has been a hive of activity this month with the contagious energy of ...

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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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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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Ballet Palm Beach &  Palm Beach Symphony at Meyer Amphitheatre/WPB

Ballet Palm Beach &  Palm Beach Symphony at Meyer Amphitheatre/WPB

Free Outdoor Performance Sunday, February 28 at 2 p.m. Bring family and friends along with a blanket and picnic basket and enjoy this outdoor concert.  Ballet Palm Beach will dance a preview of new ballet Gatsby, Palm Beach Symphony will perform a surprise piece, and then Ballet Palm Beach and Palm Beach Symphony will perform together, ...

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