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Ballet Discussion Forums



Read links to reviews and articles about ballet. The original publisher may change the URL after original publication.

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Ballet News & Issues

  1. Ballet Obituaries and Memorials,
  2. Press Releases and Season Announcements

For discussing official news: e.g., a new Artistic Director has been named, etc. and to expand on topics raised in Links

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Heads up!

  1. Tickets and Ticket Offers

To announce ballet-related events, such as TV and radio broadcasts. tours, guest appearances, book signings, master classes, tours, new websites and updates.

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Discovering the Art

New to ballet? Have questions or issues you'd like to bring up? THIS is the place to post your question!

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Aesthetic Issues

Choreography, provocative opinions, other artistic matters.

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Links to rg's Photos!

Rare historical photos and postcards, promotional photos, posters, and programs, and other photos of interest to all balletomanes.

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Ballets and Choreographers

  1. La Bayadere -- in detail,
  2. Cinderella video -- Royal Ballet 1969,
  3. Cinderella (General),
  4. Coppelia,
  5. Le Corsaire,
  6. Giselle,
  7. Nutcracker,
  8. Raymonda,
  9. Sleeping Beauty,
  10. Swan Lake,
  11. Ashton Centennial,
  12. Balanchine Centennial

For discussion of ballets and ballet choreographers, past and present.

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  1. Dancer Websites, Blogs, Twitters

Talk about your favorite (or not) dancers here.

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Ballet History and Music

Ask questions, share information, discuss scores.

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Ballet Videos, Films, Broadcast Performances, Photos, and Interviews

  1. DVD/VHS/Downloads,
  2. "Live" in Cinema, Streams, Webcasts,
  3. Interviews/Podcasts/Discussions,
  4. Photography,
  5. Documentaries/Features


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Ballet Presentations, Lectures/Symposia, Exhibits & Awards

  1. Ballets Russes Celebrations

May include cross-discipline presentations that include ballet.

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Writings on Ballet

Discuss books, magazines, commentary, and blogs by authors and critics.

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Everything Else Ballet

  1. Kickstarter, Indiegogo, Funding Projects

For miscellaneous topics from the audience point of view. If you don't know where to post a topic, post it here, and if there's a better spot, we'll move it for you.

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Beyond Ashton and Balanchine: Ballet in the 20th Century

  1. 1. A Sense of Place,
  2. 2. Choreographers,
  3. 3. In the room with. . .,
  4. 4. Companies,
  5. 5. Tying it all together,
  6. 6. Further Discussion and Resources

A Ballet Talk Special Discussion

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