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Studio One Offers a World Premiere and a 20th Century Masterpiece

September 6th, 2016

The Moor’s Pavane and Returning Choreographer Melissa Barak round out program for Studio One September 20-25, 2016  |  BUY TICKETS  Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce that the 2016-17 season will begin with Studio One, featuring a world premiere work from Los Angeles-based choreographer Melissa Barak and the José Limón classic, The Moor’s Pavane, September 20-25, 2016, at Richmond Ballet’s Studio Theatre. Studio One marks the first installment of the popular Studio Series, which will feature three world premieres in addition to two works new to the Richmond Ballet stage…
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Team XXL Richmond Reconnect

August 3rd, 2016

Team XXL Richmond reconnecting during their workshop.

Team XXL and Minds In Motion are thrilled to be partnering with the Rappahannock Tribe of Virginia this year. We have the unique pleasure to share the tribe’s rich cultural heritage through dance, while gaining a better understanding of our local Virginia history. We’re excited to embark on one of two week-long workshops with our 5th through 8th grade dancers. Summer programs allow us to re-connect with the students, and also give us the opportunity to explore new movement vocabulary, subject matter, and welcome the new 5th grade dancers to…
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THE 2016-17 SEASON: OUR TOWN, OUR ART

June 21st, 2016

Upcoming season will be defined by a handful of new acquisitions and a return to New York City Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce the line-up for the 2016-17 professional season. The exciting new season will begin in September, and will feature landmark works from the ballet world never-before presented in Richmond, along with three world premieres, the highly-anticipated return of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and much-loved favorites. The professional season also will conclude in May of 2017 with a tour to the acclaimed Joyce Theater in New York City…
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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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MIM Students Celebrate with “The Gift: Ecology In Motion”

April 26th, 2016

Minds In Motion‘s 2015-16 Culminating Performance! Join our 4th grade Minds In Motion (MIM) students in Richmond as they celebrate a yearlong study of ecology through dance. April 28, 5:30pm and 7:30pm (School Listing) April 29, 5:30pm and 7:30pm (School Listing) May 1, 3:30pm and 5:30pm (School Listing) The Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center  |  600 East Grace Street To reserve your complimentary tickets*, call the Richmond Ballet box office at 804.344.0906, ext. 224. Tickets also available prior to each show at the WILL CALL kiosk at the Carpenter Theatre. Featuring over 1300 students…
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