Recommended Posts. 2020 His Majesty's Theatre, and State Theatre Centre of WA Presented by West Australian Ballet Feel something you’ve never felt before. The Digital Season includes six performance events with a mix of new and archival video scheduled around PNB’s season, plus: Five Minute Call A peek backstage at the artists, musicians, and crew preparing for the performance. Genesis 23 - 27 March 2021. Share Followers 1. However, WA Ballet emerged earlier than most from its COVID-induced cocoon to present the remainder of its season and is already looking ahead, launching the 2021 program tonight. It kicked off with an improvised live performance by the Company’s dancers, as the theatre’s booming sound system set the audience’s pulses racing. © 2021 Pacific Northwest Ballet. X Washington Ballet Announces 2020/21 Season Washington Ballet Announces 2020/21 Season. Main Number: 202.362.3606, tickets@washingtonballet.org WA Opera music director Chris van Tuinen started at the company in January with a blank slate and desire to develop the 2020 season for a modern-day opera audience. All Rights Reserved. Create in Place will return in Winter 2021 with two new works, followed by a triumphant return to the theatre for Swan Lake in May 2021. The ballet company of the nation’s capital concludes its 2020-21 season with the iconic Swan Lake, described by artistic director Julie Kent as "a beloved, quintessential ballet, arguably the backbone of the art form." You can help us achieve our goal in two ways: 1. As the ballet company of the nation’s capital, The Washington Ballet reflects the diversity of the community and the nation through its professional dancers, high-caliber school, and its repertoire. From “The Nutcracker” to “Swan Lake,” “Balanchine + Ashton” to “Coppélia,” it’s going to be an exciting 2019-2020 season for The Washington Ballet. 3515 Wisconsin Avenue NW Artistic Director Julie Kent has introduced defining works by globally recognized choreographers, all while embracing the work of emerging choreographers – which will contribute to the evolution of ballet and its relevance in our times. Contemporary dance takes its place with the long-awaited debut season STATE in the Heath Ledger Theatre at the State Theatre of WA following the cancellation in 2020. Washington, DC 20016 3515 Wisconsin Avenue NW New works by Silas Farley, Dana Genshaft, and Stanton Welch. The Washington Ballet’s 2019-2020 season promises to be an interesting mix of classical and contemporary ballets, and will without a doubt delight both hard-core traditionalists and dance lovers seeking adventurous contemporary works. Followers 0. Military discount available at the door. This season will sell out quickly so avoid disappointment and secure your tickets today. Posted April 2. Wed, 21 October 2020 7:00PM. Fall 2020 will bring the first edition of our new Create in Place project, which will be streamed online, followed by a Virtual Nutcracker Experience in December 2020. The season runs from October 2019 through May 2020 at several venues across town. Bruce Wall 5,069 Posted April 3, 2020. By California, April 2 in Washington Ballet. The Grand Pas de Deux excerpt from Alexei Ratmansky’s The Nutcracker that American Ballet Theatre traditionally performs at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in California, is a special filming sponsored by LG. October 17, 2019 4:01PM. For his ninth year in charge, artistic director Aurelien Scannella will lead Australia’s oldest ballet company through a program of ballet classics and contemporary works with WA talent at the forefront. The Australian Ballet has announced its 2020 season, dubbed Limitless Possibilities. The Washington Ballet is pleased to bring the power of JOY to audiences through our 2020/21 season with virtual and in-theatre performances. Bruce Wall; Members; Stay tuned for 2020–2021 Performance Season info! The Washington Ballet is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube. 2020-21 Season: Washington Ballet 2020-21 Season: Washington Ballet. Virtually un-virtual: our Summer Intensive is designed for the studio AND home. Artistic Director Julie Kent has introduced defining works by globally recognized choreographers, all while embracing the work of emerging choreographers – which will contribute to the evolution of ballet and its relevance in our times. The Washington Ballet is pleased to bring the power of JOY to audiences through our 2020/21 season with virtual and in-theatre performances. For his ninth year in charge, artistic director Aurelien Scannella will lead Australia’s oldest ballet company through a program of ballet classics and contemporary works with WA talent at the forefront. The 2020 season opens with a brand-new ballet from Australia's greatest living choreographer, Graeme Murphy, The Happy Prince. Tanya MacNaughton Western Suburbs Weekly. However, WA Ballet emerged earlier than most from its COVID-induced cocoon to present the remainder of its season and is already looking ahead, launching the 2021 program tonight. 2021 Summer Intensive Virtually un-virtual: our Summer Intensive is designed for the studio AND home. However, WA Ballet emerged earlier than most from its COVID-induced cocoon to present the remainder of its season and is already looking ahead, launching the 2021 program tonight. Carina Roberts for Coppelia for the WA Ballet. Today, The Kennedy Center 2019-2020 Ballet + Contemporary Dance season was announced. The Washington Ballet just sent out an announcement for their 2020-21 season: ... WA Ballet launches 2021 season. Last Tuesday night, West Australian Ballet’s 2020 season launched in the beautiful WA State Theatre for the first time. Main Number: 202.362.3606, tickets@washingtonballet.org Emeralds Circle; Senior Member; 3,347 posts; Share; Posted April 2. The Washington Ballet is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. For Tax-Exempt ID# requests, please call 202.362.3606 to receive the number and reason for use. “Opera is the greatest of collaborative art forms,” van Tuinen said. Auditions start in January 2021. Washington Ballet; season announcement; 2020-21; By Bruce Wall, April 3, 2020 in Ballet / Dance news & information. WA Ballet born to dance in big 2020 season. California. Due to the governmental stay-at-home orders and CDC guidelines, The Washington Ballet has had to postpone the June 2020 production of Swan Lake. Premiering on Marquee TV on February 5, 2021. 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