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The Abyssinian is a breed of domestic short-haired cat with a distinctive "ticked" tabby coat, in which individual hairs are banded with different colors.
Alina Cojocaru (born 27 May 1981) is a Romanian ballet dancer.
Amanda Schull (born August 26, 1978) is an American actress and former professional ballet dancer.
American Ballet Theatre (ABT) is a classical ballet company based in New York City.
Ann Reinking (born November 10, 1949) is an American actress, dancer, and choreographer.
An artistic director is the executive of an arts organization, particularly in a theatre company, who handles the organization's artistic direction.
Ángel Corella López (born November 8, 1975) is a former principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre (the only Spaniard to have achieved such a position in history) and guest artist with The Royal Ballet, Kirov Ballet, New York City Ballet, La Scala and the Australian Ballet among many others.
A ballet dancer (ballerina fem., ballerino masc.) is a person who practices the art of classical ballet.
Center Stage is a 2000 American teen drama film directed by Nicholas Hytner about a group of young dancers from various backgrounds who enroll at the fictitious American Ballet Academy in New York City.
Center Stage: On Pointe is a 2016 teen drama television film, directed by Director X and choreographed by Monica Proenca.
Center Stage: Turn It Up is a 2008 dance drama film and a sequel to Center Stage (2000).
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.
In ballet, the corps de ballet (from French, body of the ballet) is the group of dancers who are not soloists.
In academic administrations such as colleges or universities, a dean is the person with significant authority over a specific academic unit, or over a specific area of concern, or both.
Don Quixote is a ballet in four acts and eight scenes, based on episodes taken from the famous novel Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes.
Elizabeth Hubbard (born December 22, 1933) is an American film, soap opera, stage and television actress, best known for her role as Dr.
An executive director is a chief executive officer (CEO) or managing director of an organization, company, or corporation.
Fernando Bujones (March 9, 1955 – November 10, 2005) was an American dancer.
German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe.
Gillian Murphy (born April 11, 1979) is a principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Giselle (French: Giselle, ou les Wilis) is a romantic ballet in two acts.
Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar.
The Green Bay Packers are a professional American football team based in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
The Hamburg Ballet is an internationally acclaimed ballet company based in Hamburg, Germany.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (H-D), or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer, founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903.
Irvine is a master-planned city in Orange County, California, United States.
José Manuel Carreño (born 25 May 1968) is a retired Cuban ballet dancer, who performed as a principal dancer with the English National Ballet, Royal Ballet and American Ballet Theatre.
Le Corsaire is a ballet typically presented in three acts, with a libretto originally created by Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges loosely based on the poem The Corsair by Lord Byron.
A leave of absence (LOA) is a period of time that one must be away from one's primary job, while maintaining the status of employee.
Lutheranism is a major branch of Protestant Christianity which identifies with the theology of Martin Luther (1483–1546), a German friar, ecclesiastical reformer and theologian.
Madison is the capital of the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the seat of Dane County.
The Mariinsky Ballet is the resident classical ballet company of the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Martha's Vineyard (Wampanoag: Noepe; often called just the Vineyard) is an island located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts that is known for being an affluent summer colony.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Mikhail Nikolayevich Baryshnikov (p; Mihails Barišņikovs; born January 27, 1948), nicknamed "Misha" (Russian diminutive of the name "Mikhail"), is a Latvian and American dancer, choreographer, and actor.
The Milwaukee Ballet is a professional ballet company founded by Roberta Boorse of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.
In Christianity, a minister is a person authorized by a church, or other religious organization, to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community.
Motorcycling is riding a motorcycle.
The National Ballet of Canada is Canada's largest ballet company.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein.
Sir Nicholas Robert Hytner (born 7 May 1956) is an English theatre director, film director, and film producer.
Philanthropy means the love of humanity.
A pillion is a mostly British English term for a secondary pad, cushion, or seat behind the main seat or saddle on a horse, motorcycle, bicycle or moped.
Philippina "Pina" Bausch (27 July 1940 – 30 June 2009) was a German performer of modern dance, choreographer, dance teacher and ballet director.
The Princess Grace Foundation-USA is a national foundation in the United States which is dedicated to identifying and assisting emerging talent in theater, dance, and film by awarding grants in the form of scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships.
A principal dancer (often shortened to principal) is a dancer at the highest rank within a professional dance company, particularly a ballet company.
A prison officer (UK and Ireland, and the official English title in Denmark, Finland, and Sweden), also known as corrections officer (New Zealand, US), correctional officer (Australia, Canada, Jamaica, and US), detention officer (US) or penal officer (US), is a person responsible for the supervision, safety, and security of prisoners in a prison, jail, or similar form of secure custody.
The Benois de la Danse is one of the most prestigious ballet competitions.
The Prix de Lausanne is an international dance competition held annually in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Queer Eye is an American reality television series that premiered on the cable television network Bravo in July 2003.
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is based in Wellington, New Zealand.
Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev (Рудольф Хәмит улы Нуриев Rudolf Xämid ulı Nuriyev, p; 17 March 1938 – 6 January 1993) was a Soviet ballet and contemporary dancer and choreographer.
A scholarship is an award of financial aid for a student to further their education.
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.
In ballet, a soloist is a dancer in a ballet company above the corps de ballet but below principal dancer.
Stanley Williams (1925–1997) was a dancer and, later, a renowned ballet instructor.
Susan P. Stroman (born October 17, 1954) is an American theatre director, choreographer, film director and performer.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Australian Ballet is the largest classical ballet company in Australia.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.
The Nutcracker (Щелкунчик, Балет-феерия / Shchelkunchik, Balet-feyeriya; Casse-Noisette, ballet-féerie) is a two-act ballet, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (op. 71).
The Royal Ballet is an internationally renowned classical ballet company, based at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England.
Tyrone is a borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, northeast of Altoona, on the Little Juniata River.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is a public coeducational arts conservatory in Winston-Salem, North Carolina that grants high school, undergraduate and graduate degrees.
Vladimir Malakhov (born 1968 in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine) was the artistic director of the Staatsballett Berlin (Berlin State Ballet) from its founding in 2004 until 2014.
Winston-Salem is a city in and the county seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. With a 2015 estimated population of 241,218, it is the second largest municipality in the Piedmont Triad region and the 5th-most populous city in North Carolina, and the 89th-most populous city in the United States. Winston-Salem is home to the tallest office building in the region, 100 North Main Street, formerly the Wachovia Building and now known locally as the Wells Fargo Center. Winston-Salem is called the "Twin City" for its dual heritage and "City of the Arts and Innovation" for its dedication to fine arts and theater and technological research. "Camel City" is a reference to the city's historic involvement in the tobacco industry related to locally based R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company's Camel cigarettes. Many locals refer to the city as "Winston" in informal speech. Another nickname, "the Dash," comes from the (-) in the city's name, although technically it is a hyphen, not a dash; this nickname is only used by the local minor league baseball team, the Winston-Salem Dash. In 2012, the city was listed among the 10 best places to retire in the U.S. by CBS MoneyWatch.
The Wisconsin Badgers are the athletic teams representing the University of Wisconsin–Madison (University of Wisconsin).