Stories tagged: ballet
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
The Spokane’s Ballet Arts Academy will become a second home to nine Icelandic dance students for the duration of the intensive period.
Wed., June 13, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
Two very different ballets will be showcased Saturday: “The Stone Flower,” is a classical ballet featuring music by legendary Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev, and “Cindy-Rella,” is a comical re-imagining of …
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Spokane Valley ballerina earns top spot in regional and advances to international finals in the Big Apple
From a preschooler with excess energy to a graceful ballerina, soon to compete at the international finals of the Youth America Grand Prix in New York City, Clara Vazanko’s pointe …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 7 p.m.
Local dancer comes back to Fox with State Street Ballet.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 12:54 p.m.
Local children with visions of sugar plums can tryout for parts in annual Christmas show.
Thu., March 31, 2016
A reviewer in 1916 Spokane liked the production of “Madame Butterfly” - a lot.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 11:46 a.m.
Families have their pick of live theater this weekend, from the classic ballet to beloved storybooks brought to life.
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014
If she wins, she gets to work. Chelsea Thronson, a 16-year-old ballerina who lives in Spokane and trains in Coeur d’Alene, learned this month she was among eight young women …
Fri., May 30, 2014
The new ballet “Adalia,” to be performed Saturday by the students at Ballet Coeur d’Alene, has a fairy godmother and a palace in the clouds. But it strays from the …
Fri., Nov. 29, 2013
Elizabeth Mick waited until her senior year at Lewis and Clark High School to get serious about dancing as a career – late for a ballerina, she said. She’s 5-foot-4 …
Fri., Aug. 30, 2013
RATHDRUM – Warm boots, a good winter coat, a passport and travel visa – and Russian language lessons. Isaac Sanders is making a list of what he needs in the …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2012
If the angels on stage during “The Nutcracker” look angelic, it’s not necessarily because they are. They’ve been practicing those facial expressions, along with a show’s worth of choreography (more …
Thu., Jan. 27, 2011
It features 55 young ballet students and it’s based on a Grimm’s fairy tale, but “The Dancing Princesses” goes beyond kid stuff. The Spokane Youth Ballet’s show on Saturday has …
Fri., Dec. 26, 2008
What: Champagne-and-chocolate reception followed by four new works, including “Holiday Ventures” – with music from the Spokane Surf Trio – by New York City Ballet’s Charles Askegard. When: Wednesday, 8:30 …