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Not a live performance but you should see this!


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#1 liljules5

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Posted 02 January 2003 - 04:01 PM

Follow this link www.het-nationale-ballet.nl/new/mpg/filmpop.php4?mpg=s-sylve to watch something amazing!!! I wish that I could turn like that! I have never heard of the Het National Ballet untill I saw this...they have more videos on their website www.het-nationale-ballet.nl/new/html_uk/index_uk.html just click on dancers and some of the names have video clips!!! ENJOY!!!

#2 Manhattnik

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Posted 02 January 2003 - 04:54 PM

Can't wait to see if Sylviane is really All That; she's doing Sugar Plum tomorrow night (and Sunday afternoon), and while Balanchine didn't choreograph fouettes for his Sugar Plum, perhaps she'll grace us with them anyway, althought I'd bet not.

If not, she's always doing Third (née Fourth) Movement of Western Symphony next week, and I'm sure there will be a lot of people (like me) waiting quite eagerly for her to get to the fouettes. Wouldn't it be awful if she let everyone down by only finishing with a quadruple?

#3 liljules5

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Posted 02 January 2003 - 08:48 PM

Thanks! I am learning a lot on these boards just after a couple of days! So, is the company just The National Ballet? Thanks for your information!!

#4 Leigh Witchel

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Posted 02 January 2003 - 09:05 PM

That it is. When referring to it in English, people usually call it the "Dutch National Ballet."

#5 liljules5

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Posted 02 January 2003 - 11:43 PM

Got it:D I was wondering what kind of name Het Nationale Ballet was but that makes sense now!! I didn't know het meant the!! Funny that it is the just in a different order!

#6 Mel Johnson

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Posted 03 January 2003 - 03:43 AM

Well, that's linguistics for ya!:D


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