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Christopher Wheeldon

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Christopher Peter Wheeldon OBE (born 22 March 1973) is an English international choreographer of contemporary ballet. [1]

54 relations: After the Rain (ballet), Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (ballet), American Choreography Awards, An American in Paris (ballet), Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Carnival of the Animals (ballet), Carousel (ballet), Choreography, Christopher Wheeldon, Cinderella (Prokofiev), City Parks Foundation, Covent Garden, Dance, Dutch National Ballet, Fire Island, Joby Talbot, Justin Peck, Lauren Cuthbertson, Laurence Olivier Award, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, List of Morphoses productions, Liturgy (ballet), Martha Wainwright, Martin E. Segal, National Ballet of Canada, New York (state), New York City, New York City Ballet, New York City Center, Order of the British Empire, Playbill, Prix Benois de la Danse, Prix de Lausanne, Rococo Variations (ballet), Royal Ballet School, Sadler's Wells Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Scènes de ballet (Wheeldon), School of American Ballet, Somerset, Telegraph Media Group, The Advocate, The Nightingale and the Rose (ballet), The Royal Ballet, The Winter's Tale, The Winter's Tale (ballet), Vail, Colorado, Variations sérieuses, Vimeo, ..., William Shakespeare, Yeovil, Yoga, 2016 New Year Honours. Expand index (4 more) »

After the Rain (ballet)

After the Rain is a ballet made by Christopher Wheeldon on New York City Ballet to music of Arvo Pärt, Tabula Rasa (first movement, Ludus) and Spiegel im Spiegel.

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (ballet)

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is a ballet in three acts by Christopher Wheeldon with a scenario by Nicholas Wright.

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American Choreography Awards

The American Choreography Awards was a ceremony and show that honored outstanding choreographers in the fields of feature film, television, music videos, and commercials.

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An American in Paris (ballet)

An American in Paris is a 21-min.

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Ballet

Ballet is a type of performance dance that originated during the Italian Renaissance in the 15th century and later developed into a concert dance form in France and Russia.

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Bolshoi Ballet

The Bolshoi Ballet is an internationally renowned classical ballet company, based at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russian Federation.

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Carnival of the Animals (ballet)

Carnival of the Animals is a ballet made by Christopher Wheeldon on New York City Ballet to Camille Saint-Saëns' eponymous music.

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Carousel (ballet)

Carousel (A Dance) is a ballet made by New York City Ballet resident choreographer Christopher Wheeldon to the music of "Carousel Waltz" and "If I Loved You" (1945) by Richard Rodgers, arranged and orchestrated by William David Brohn.

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Choreography

Choreography is the art or practice of designing sequences of movements of physical bodies (or their depictions) in which motion, form, or both are specified.

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Christopher Wheeldon

Christopher Peter Wheeldon OBE (born 22 March 1973) is an English international choreographer of contemporary ballet.

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Cinderella (Prokofiev)

Cinderella (Золушка, Zolushka; French: Cendrillon) Op.

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City Parks Foundation

City Parks Foundation is dedicated to invigorating and transforming parks into dynamic, vibrant centers of urban life through sports, arts, community building and education programs for all New Yorkers.

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Covent Garden

Covent Garden is a district in Greater London, on the eastern fringes of the West End, between Charing Cross Road and Drury Lane.

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Dance

Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.

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Dutch National Ballet

The Dutch National Ballet (Het Nationale Ballet) is the official and largest ballet company in the Netherlands.

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Fire Island

Fire Island is the large center island of the outer barrier islands parallel to the south shore of Long Island, New York.

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Joby Talbot

Joby Talbot (born 25 August 1971) is a British composer.

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Justin Peck

Justin Peck (born September 8, 1987) is an American choreographer and dancer associated with New York City Ballet.

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Lauren Cuthbertson

Lauren Louise Cuthbertson (born 11 June 1984) is an English ballerina and a principal dancer with the Royal Ballet in London.

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Laurence Olivier Award

The Laurence Olivier Awards, or simply the Olivier Awards, are presented annually by the Society of London Theatre to recognise excellence in professional theatre in London at an annual ceremony in the capital.

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Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a complex of buildings in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan in New York City.

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List of Morphoses productions

Morphoses is a ballet company co-founded in 2007 by Christopher Wheeldon and Lourdes Lopez.

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Liturgy (ballet)

Liturgy is a ballet made by New York City Ballet resident choreographer Christopher Wheeldon to music by Arvo Pärt.

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Martha Wainwright

Martha Wainwright (born May 8, 1976) is a Canadian-American folk-rock singer-songwriter.

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Martin E. Segal

Martin Eli Segal (July 4, 1916 – August 5, 2012) was a Russian Empire-born American businessman who co-founded the Film Society of Lincoln Center in 1969 with two other Lincoln Center executives, William F. May and Schuyler G. Chapin.

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National Ballet of Canada

The National Ballet of Canada is Canada's largest ballet company.

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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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New York City Ballet

New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein.

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New York City Center

New York City Center (previously known as the Mecca Temple, City Center of Music and Drama,. The name "City Center for Music and Drama Inc." is the organizational parent of the New York City Ballet and, until 2011, the New York City Opera. and the New York City Center 55th Street Theater,White, Norval & Willensky, Elliot; AIA Guide to New York City, 4th Edition; New York Chapter, American Institute of Architects; Crown Publishers/Random House. 2000.;. p.267.) is a 2,257-seat Moorish Revival theater located at 131 West 55th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues in Manhattan, New York City.

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Order of the British Empire

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.

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Playbill

Playbill is a monthly U.S. magazine for theatregoers.

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Prix Benois de la Danse

The Benois de la Danse is one of the most prestigious ballet competitions.

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Prix de Lausanne

The Prix de Lausanne is an international dance competition held annually in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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Rococo Variations (ballet)

Rococo Variations is the last ballet made by Christopher Wheeldon during his tenure as New York City Ballet's first resident choreographer; it was made to Tschaikovsky's Variations on a Rococo Theme for violoncello and orchestra in A major Op.

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Royal Ballet School

The Royal Ballet School is one of the world's greatest centres of classical ballet training.

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Sadler's Wells Theatre

Sadler's Wells Theatre is a performing arts venue in Clerkenwell, London, England located on Rosebery Avenue.

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San Francisco Ballet

San Francisco Ballet is a ballet company, founded in 1933 as the San Francisco Opera Ballet under the leadership of ballet master Adolph Bolm.

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Scènes de ballet (Wheeldon)

Scénes de ballet was made on students from the School of American Ballet by Christopher Wheeldon to Stravinsky's eponymous music from 1944 and is Wheeldon's second work for NYCB.

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School of American Ballet

The School of American Ballet (SAB) is an American classical ballet school and is the associate school of the New York City Ballet, a ballet company based at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City.

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Somerset

Somerset (or archaically, Somersetshire) is a county in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west.

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Telegraph Media Group

The Telegraph Media Group (TMG, previously the Telegraph Group) is the proprietor of The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph.

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The Advocate

The Advocate is an American LGBT-interest magazine, printed bi-monthly and available by subscription.

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The Nightingale and the Rose (ballet)

The Nightingale and the Rose is a ballet choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon to music by Bright Sheng commissioned by the New York City Ballet.

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The Royal Ballet

The Royal Ballet is an internationally renowned classical ballet company, based at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England.

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The Winter's Tale

The Winter's Tale is a play by William Shakespeare originally published in the First Folio of 1623.

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The Winter's Tale (ballet)

The Winter's Tale is a ballet in three acts choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon to a commissioned score by Joby Talbot.

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Vail, Colorado

The Town of Vail is a Home Rule Municipality in Eagle County, Colorado, United States.

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Variations sérieuses

Variations sérieuses, Op. 54, is a composition for solo piano by Felix Mendelssohn consisting of a theme in D minor and 17 variations.

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Vimeo

Vimeo is a video-sharing website in which users can upload, share and view videos.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised)—23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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Yeovil

Yeovil is an English town and civil parish in the district of South Somerset, with a population of 45,000.

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Yoga

Yoga (Sanskrit, योगः) is a group of physical, mental, and spiritual practices or disciplines which originated in ancient India.

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2016 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 2016 were appointments by some of the 16 Commonwealth realms to various orders and honours to recognise and reward good works by citizens of those countries.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Wheeldon

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