Stories tagged: ballet
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 7 p.m.
Spokane dancer comes home with two roles in ‘The Nutcracker’
Local dancer comes back to Fox with State Street Ballet.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 12:54 p.m.
Auditions Sunday for Symphony’s “Nutcracker”
Local children with visions of sugar plums can tryout for parts in annual Christmas show.
Thu., March 31, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: “Madame Butterfly” reviewer effusive in praise for production
A reviewer in 1916 Spokane liked the production of “Madame Butterfly” - a lot.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 11:46 a.m.
Classic stories on local stages
Families have their pick of live theater this weekend, from the classic ballet to beloved storybooks brought to life.
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014
Spokane ballerina to compete at prestigious Prix de Lausanne
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
Leap of originality
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
Dancer working to keep ballet career on point
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
Invitation has teen dancing on air
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
For dozens locally, ‘Nutcracker’ offers crack at professional ballet
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
Spokane Youth Ballet lands at Fox
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
Ballet and Bubbly
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 …