The School of Richmond Ballet News

Join Richmond Ballet at Dogwood Dell for a Free Performance

May 26th, 2016

Richmond Ballet Kicks off Dogwood Dell’s 60th Anniversary Celebration with Two Nights Featuring The Professional Company, The School of Richmond Ballet and Minds In Motion The Dell Main Stage, Dogwood Dell Byrd Park, 600 South Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220 Friday, June 3 at 8:30pm & Saturday, June 4 at 8:30pm (The same program will be performed both evenings) Performances are free and open to the public Members of Richmond Ballet’s professional company are set to perform ‘Windows II’ from Stoner Winslett’s signature full-length work, Windows, alongside a Richmond favorite –…
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Journey back to The Enchanted Toy Shop

March 29th, 2016

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Journey back to The Enchanted Toy Shop! Produced by Richmond Ballet Artistic Director Stoner Winslett April 24, 2016  |  2pm & 4pm  |  Carpenter Theatre Featuring The School of Richmond Ballet Ensembles  In The Enchanted Toy Shop, the dolls sit all day long as customers come in to look at the toys. Sometimes, a doll goes home with a very excited child, but the dolls that are left behind have something to look forward to as well. Each evening, after darkness begins to fall, the shop closes and the fairies of…
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March 31st, 2015

Opening Gala performance to feature current Richmond Ballet company dancers who trained with SRB Professional Casting Announced!  TICKETS Richmond Ballet and The School of Richmond Ballet (SRB) are pleased to announce the premiere of their newly produced one act ballet, The Enchanted Toy Shop, opening April 25 at Richmond CenterStage’s Carpenter Theatre. The new production, staged this year in honor of The School’s 40th anniversary, is uniquely designed for SRB’s two performing ensembles of middle and high school-aged ballet students. As part of a special, two-part celebration, The Enchanted Toy…
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Carmina Burana Returns; SRB Celebrates 40 Years

October 2nd, 2014

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CARMINA BURANA RETURNS TO THE CARPENTER THEATRE WITH FULL SYMPHONY AND CHORUS Butler’s controversial spectacle will be staged alongside Balanchine’s Mozartiana and Winslett’s own Danse Macabre in celebration of 40 Years of The School of Richmond Ballet One of the most popular works from the Richmond Ballet repertory returns to the Carpenter Theatre this Halloween as Richmond Ballet presents John Butler’s impassioned masterwork, Carmina Burana, alongside George Balanchine’s Mozartiana and Stoner Winslett’s Danse Macabre, for the company’s second consecutive year of full-length repertory programs, October 31-November 2, 2014. Mozartiana and Danse Macabre will…
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VIDEO: Stoner Winslett Welcomes You to The 2014-15 Season

August 26th, 2014

A conversation with Stoner Winslett, Richmond Ballet Artistic Director, as she previews the 2014-15 season. Richmond Ballet’s 2014-15 season will feature the return of one of the most popular pieces from the Ballet’s repertory in Carmina Burana, John Butler’s impassioned masterwork, set to Carl Orff’s musical triumph of the same name, a special 40th anniversary celebration for The School of Richmond Ballet, as well as Nicolas Beriozoff’s Don Quixote, The Nutcracker, five world premiere works, George Balanchine’s elegant Liebeslieder Walzer and more!