corps de ballet


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Synonyms for corps de ballet

the chorus of a ballet company

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The sight of the numerous members of the corps de ballet in white, dancing in unison, retains its power to impress, and the national dances were lively enough.
CORPS de Ballet International will present a lifetime achievement award to Judith Chazin-Bennahum at its 13th Annual Teacher Conference.
She was an 18-year-old member of the corps de ballet for the Pacific Northwest Ballet.
27 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Roy Kaiser is pleased to announce the following changes to the 1999- 2000 Company roster: the promotion of Corps de Ballet members Valerie Amiss, Edward Cieslak, Arantxa Ochoa and Meredith Rainey to the rank of Soloist and Apprentices James Ady, Jessica Nichol and Francis Vyette to full members of the Corps de Ballet.
2 -- color) The main corps de ballet dancers in Pam Rossi's Dance Ten Studio production of ``The Nutcracker'' pose together before tonight's show.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Roy Kaiser is pleased to announce the following changes to the 1998-1999 Company roster: the promotion of Corps de Ballet member Christopher Roman to the rank of Soloist and Apprentices Jessica Gattinella, Charity Eagens and Nikkia Parish to full members of the Corps de Ballet.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Roy Kaiser is pleased to announce the following changes to the 1997-1998 Company roster: the promotion of Corps de Ballet members Amy Aldridge and Martha Chamberlain to Soloists and Apprentice Jeanne Elser to a member of the Corps de Ballet.
These talented dancers are role models for others in the cast and corps de ballet, as well as for the children who attend their performances.
When Elena Lobsanova steps onstage to perform the First Fairy variation in The Sleeping Beauty, the National Ballet of Canada corps de ballet member has a natural aristocracy.
2006), I was baffled by her omission of the corps de ballet.
Taking after Petipa, Grigorovich became a master of the corps de ballet.
PNB corps de ballet member Lesley Rausch, who has danced the role (called "Commedia" instead of "Mirlitons") in former artistic director Kent Stowell's Nutcracker for five years, loves its theatricality.
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