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Wendy Whelan

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Wendy Whelan (born May 7, 1967) was a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet and is a guest artist with The Royal Ballet and the Kirov Ballet and has performed all over the U.S., South America, Europe, and Asia. [1]

47 relations: After the Rain (ballet), Albert Evans (dancer), Alexei Ratmansky, Ash (ballet), Ballet dancer, Barnard College, Bellarmine University, Bessie Awards, Brandenburg (ballet), Cheryl Angear, Christopher Wheeldon, Concerto DSCH, Corps de ballet, Critics' Circle Theatre Award, Dance Magazine, George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, Jorma Elo, Laurence Olivier Award, Les petits riens, List of Morphoses productions, Liturgy (ballet), Louisville Ballet, Louisville, Kentucky, Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Mariinsky Ballet, New York City Ballet, Outlier (ballet), Peter Martins, Pointe (magazine), Principal dancer, Russian Seasons, School of American Ballet, Scoliosis, Slice to Sharp, Soloist (ballet), The New York Times, The Nightingale and the Rose (ballet), The Nutcracker, The Royal Ballet, The Seven Deadly Sins (ballet chanté), TheFreeDictionary.com, Twyla Tharp, Ulysses Dove, Wayne McGregor, Western Symphony, William Forsythe (choreographer).

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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Albert Evans (dancer)

Albert Pierce Evans (December 29, 1968 – June 22, 2015) was an American ballet dancer.

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Alexei Ratmansky

Alexei Osipovich Ratmansky (Алексей Осипович Ратманский, born August 27, 1968 in Leningrad) is a Russian-American choreographer and former ballet dancer.

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Ash (ballet)

Ash is a ballet made by New York City Ballet's ballet master in chief Peter Martins to Ash (1991) by Michael Torke.

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Ballet dancer

A ballet dancer (ballerina fem., ballerino masc.) is a person who practices the art of classical ballet.

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Barnard College

Barnard College is a private women's liberal arts college in New York City, New York, United States.

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Bellarmine University

Bellarmine University (BU) is an independent, private Catholic university in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.

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Bessie Awards

The New York Dance and Performance Awards, also known as the Bessie Awards are awarded annually for exceptional achievement by independent dance artists presenting their work in New York City.

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Brandenburg (ballet)

Brandenburg is a ballet made by New York City Ballet ballet master Jerome Robbins to music from Bach's Brandenburg Concertos (1718–1720).

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Cheryl Angear

Cheryl Angear is an accredited British journalist writing in print media (specialist dance press and mainstream media).

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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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Concerto DSCH

Concerto DSCH is a ballet by Alexei Ratmansky choreographed for the New York City Ballet to the music of Dmitri Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, Op.

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Corps de ballet

In ballet, the corps de ballet (from French, body of the ballet) is the group of dancers who are not soloists.

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Critics' Circle Theatre Award

The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards, originally called Drama Theatre Awards up to 1990, are British theatrical awards presented annually for the closing year's theatrical achievements.

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Dance Magazine

Dance Magazine is an influential American trade publication for dance published by the Macfadden Communications Group.

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George Balanchine

George Balanchine (born Georgiy Melitonovich Balanchivadze; January 22, 1904April 30, 1983) was a choreographer.

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Jerome Robbins

Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on Broadway, and in films and television.

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Jorma Elo

Jorma Elo is a contemporary choreographer.

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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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Les petits riens

Les petits riens (French for "The Little Nothings") was a ballet in one act and three tableaux by Jean-Georges Noverre, with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, created at the Academie Royale de Music in Paris before 11 June 1778.

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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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Louisville Ballet

The Louisville Ballet is a ballet school and company based in Louisville, Kentucky and is the official state ballet of The Commonwealth of Kentucky.

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Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th most-populous city in the United States.

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Lynne Taylor-Corbett

Lynne Taylor-Corbett is a choreographer, director, lyricist, and composer.

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Mariinsky Ballet

The Mariinsky Ballet is the resident classical ballet company of the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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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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Outlier (ballet)

Outlier is a ballet made by Wayne McGregor for New York City Ballet to Thomas Adès' concerto Concentric Paths, Op.

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Peter Martins

Peter Martins (born 27 October 1946) is a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer.

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Pointe (magazine)

Pointe is an international magazine aimed toward ballet dancers and students.

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Principal dancer

A principal dancer (often shortened to principal) is a dancer at the highest rank within a professional dance company, particularly a ballet company.

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Russian Seasons

Russian Seasons is the first of three ballets by Alexei Ratmansky, the others being Concerto DSCH and Namouna, A Grand Divertissement.

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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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Scoliosis

Scoliosis is a medical condition in which a person's spine has a sideways curve.

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Slice to Sharp

Slice to Sharp is a ballet made for New York City Ballet's Diamond Project by Jorma Elo to music by Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber and Antonio Vivaldi.

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Soloist (ballet)

In ballet, a soloist is a dancer in a ballet company above the corps de ballet but below principal dancer.

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The New York Times

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.

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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 Nutcracker

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).

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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 Seven Deadly Sins (ballet chanté)

The Seven Deadly Sins (Die sieben Todsünden, Les sept péchés capitaux) is a satirical ballet chanté ("sung ballet") in seven scenes (nine movements) composed by Kurt Weill to a German libretto by Bertolt Brecht in 1933 under a commission from Boris Kochno and Edward James.

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TheFreeDictionary.com

TheFreeDictionary.com is an American online dictionary and encyclopedia that gathers information from a variety of sources.

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Twyla Tharp

Twyla Tharp (born July 1, 1941) is an American dancer, choreographer, and author who lives and works in New York City.

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Ulysses Dove

Ulysses Dove (January 17, 1947 in Columbia, South Carolina – June 11, 1996 in Manhattan) was one of the most innovative contemporary choreographers of the past half-century.

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Wayne McGregor

Wayne McGregor, CBE (born 12 March 1970) is a British choreographer of contemporary modern dance.

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Western Symphony

Western Symphony is a ballet made by New York City Ballet co-founder and founding choreographer George Balanchine to American folk tunes arranged by Hershy Kay.

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William Forsythe (choreographer)

William Forsythe (born December 30, 1949 in New York City) is an American dancer and choreographer resident in Frankfurt am Main in Hessen.

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References

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

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