Performer: George Balanchine

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TokyoNew Year Ballet

Pugni, Auber, Tchaikovsky, Bizet
Jules Perrot; Anton Dolin; Victor Gsovsky; George Balanchine; The National Ballet of Japan; Paul Murphy; Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra

LondonThe Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude / Tarantella / Strapless / New Liam Scarlett

Schubert, Gottschalk, Turnage
William Forsythe; George Balanchine; Liam Scarlett; Christopher Wheeldon; Royal Ballet; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden; Zenaida Yanovsky; Beatriz Stix-Brunell; Akane Takada

ParisRobbins / Balanchine / Cherkaoui / Jalet

Ravel
Jerome Robbins; George Balanchine; Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui; Damien Jalet; Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris; Maxime Pascal; Marina Abramović; Riccardo Tisci; Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris

New York CityA Midsummer Night's Dream

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream
George Balanchine; New York City Ballet

MilanA Midsummer Night's Dream

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream
George Balanchine; Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company; David Coleman; Luisa Spinatelli; Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
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Royal Ballet: Scarlett's Symphonic Dances and other works

Virtuosity commanded the stage in the first half, drama and mood in the second, with Liam Scarlett’s new ballet a fitting tribute to the retiring Zenaida Yanowsky
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La Valse / Symphony in C / Sheherazade

The Scala Ballet performs a daring triple bill this Spring, showcasing young Italian choreographers alongside one of Balanchine's masterpieces, Symphony in C.
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All-Balanchine

I cannot sufficiently repeat that Peter Martins’ legacy will be measured by the number of outstanding dancers he has nurtured during his tenure.
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Jewels

The Royal Ballet’s 50th anniversary revival of Balanchine’s abstract ballet Jewels is a showpiece displaying a company of dancers in celebratory form. 
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Must See Balanchine program in San Francisco

It’s all there: flashy extensions whipped into ecstatic heights, bravura speed and precision, intricate entanglements of dancers, whimsical wit and the loving nod to an adulation of Woman.
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