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Royal New Zealand Ballet’s 2018 line-up revealed

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 6:21 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Royal New Zealand Ballet’s 2018 line-up revealed: Elegance, grace and strength Choreographic mastery, cinematic vision and New Zealand’s pioneering spirit define the national ballet company’s 65th anniversary year announced today. 2018 promises ... More >>

Ethan Stiefel’s quintessential Romantic ballet returns

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 10:00 am | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s internationally acclaimed classic production of Giselle, created in Wellington by ballet superstars Ethan Stiefel and Johan Kobborg, returns to New Zealand this August and September for a seven centre tour. The quintessential ... More >>

RNZB showcases NZ artists with two world premieres

Friday, 8 May 2015, 10:48 am | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s mixed bill Salute - Remembering WW1 which opens on 22 May will showcase the talents of New Zealand artists working at the top of their field. More >>

Royal NZ Ballet gives Peter and the Wolf a kiwi twist

Wednesday, 13 November 2013, 1:59 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet is delighted to announce the release of a brand new recording of Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf performed by Orchestra Wellington and narrated by New Zealand comedian and television personality Te Radar. More >>

Royal NZ Ballet presents The Vodafone Season of Swan Lake

Monday, 13 May 2013, 11:29 am | Royal NZ Ballet

When it premiered at the St James Theatre in Wellington in 1996, Russell Kerr’s opulent production of Swan Lake received critical acclaim and had audience members on their feet applauding. More >>

Made to Move moves Wellington audiences, ahead of tour

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 11:42 am | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet’s brand new production of Made to Move - Three world premieres in one night , enthralled audience members at the opening night in Wellington last week with one critic calling the triple bill “thought provoking and beautiful.” More >>

Royal New Zealand Ballet release student special

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 12:30 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet today announced a special student two for one offer to attend their brand new season Made to Move – three world premieres in one night. More >>

Royal New Zealand Ballet is Made to Move

Wednesday, 30 January 2013, 4:46 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet begins 2013 with Made to Move - Three world premieres in one night. Artistic Director Ethan Stiefel debuts his first original work for the RNZB and is joined by two internationally acclaimed choreographers: Venezuelan ... More >>

Former Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer wins $25,000

Wednesday, 3 October 2012, 4:05 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Media Release – 3 October 2012 Former Royal New Zealand Ballet dancer wins $25,000 arts award New Plymouth born Cameron McMillan, who began his career with the Royal New Zealand Ballet for four years, was last night awarded one of three $25,000 New ... More >>

The most dramatic and beautiful of ballets - Giselle

Wednesday, 26 September 2012, 2:33 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

A high-profile new staging of Giselle, performed by the Royal New Zealand Ballet, will premiere in Wellington on 7 November ahead of a seven centre tour. Ethan Stiefel, RNZB Artistic Director, will co-produce The TelstraClear Season of Giselle, with ... More >>

Royal NZ Ballet ‘pas de deux’ with TelstraClear begins

Monday, 2 July 2012, 2:55 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet ‘pas de deux’ with TelstraClear begins Today, 2 July, TelstraClear has become the Royal New Zealand Ballet’s new national sponsor. The move underlines TelstraClear’s long-held belief in the importance of arts in ... More >>

Nurturing young talent in NZSO & RNZB collaboration

Monday, 28 May 2012, 11:00 am | Royal NZ Ballet

Wellingtonians will be treated to two special free events on Saturday 16 June when the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO) and the Royal New Zealand Ballet (RNZB) will perform together for the first time in 6 years. More >>

Royal New Zealand Ballet’s bite of the Big Apple

Tuesday, 6 March 2012, 9:25 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Media release – 6 March Royal New Zealand Ballet’s bite of the Big Apple a critical success Ethan Stiefel’s first programme as artistic director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet has opened to critical acclaim and busy box offices, with reviewers and audience ... More >>

Everyone’s favourite dancing mouse comes to town

Wednesday, 15 February 2012, 10:04 am | Royal NZ Ballet

Angelina Ballerina, the star of some twenty popular children’s books and an animated TV series, will soon be appearing in towns throughout the country in Royal New Zealand Ballet’s much anticipated Meridian Season of Angelina Ballerina’s Big Audition ... More >>

Black Swan choreographer & New York icons open 2012 for RNZB

Tuesday, 13 December 2011, 12:04 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Royal New Zealand Ballet’s 2012 season opens in Auckland on 29 February with NYC – Three Short Ballets from the Big Apple, and then travels to six other NZ centres. More >>

Royal New Zealand Ballet in Awards Spotlight

Monday, 14 November 2011, 4:40 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Royal New Zealand Ballet (RNZB) is in an awards spotlight both nationally and internationally – with a win at Saturday night’s Film & Television Awards, and a company nomination for a top international award in the 2011 UK National Dance Awards. The behind the ... More >>

New Artistic Director Welcomed To The RNZB

Thursday, 1 September 2011, 1:45 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

THERE were no pointe shoes in sight as the dancers of the Royal New Zealand Ballet greeted their new Artistic Director to his first day on the job. As one of the world’s most acclaimed dancers, Ethan Stiefel has witnessed many different forms of dance, ... More >>

RNZB wins reviewers' hearts in the UK

Monday, 1 August 2011, 3:57 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

THE Royal New Zealand Ballet‘s recent tour of the UK and Europe has received unprecedented critical acclaim. More >>

RNZB to make the journey to the UK

Wednesday, 22 June 2011, 12:30 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

ROYAL New Zealand Ballet are packing their bags as they prepare to perform for audiences in the UK and France next month. More >>

A living legend is given a lasting legacy

Wednesday, 4 May 2011, 1:15 pm | Royal NZ Ballet

Russell Kerr, the 81 year old living legend of New Zealand dance, returns to the Royal New Zealand Ballet to produce Petrouchka for the company’s triple bill season, Stravinsky Selection . Described by ballet veteran Sir Jon Trimmer as “New Zealand’s ... More >>

 

 

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