Refine your search
These tag channels match your search request. Click the tag for collection of related articles and information.Minnesota Ballet
Articles: 43 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.
The Minnesota Ballet’s production of “Firebird” is the rare opportunity to see both evil ballerinas and a super hero-like ballerina star.
Thursday, March, 21, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
The Minnesota Ballet Board of Directors announced its newest members: Jeff Anderson, district director for Congressman Rick Nolan; Morgana Davis, associate buyer, Maurices corporate headquarters; Karen Rathe Ruona, retired grants/
Sunday, November, 24, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Community
The Minnesota Ballet’s artistic director has danced many roles in his career, but it’s the extra-hammy Mother Ginger that gets Robert Gardner recognized while at the post office.
Thursday, December, 19, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
The composer behind a piece of music featured in the Minnesota Ballet’s fall production brings a dancer’s ear to his score — and a familiarity with the company for which he’s writing.
Thursday, October, 17, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
Allen Fields came from Chicago to Duluth in 1992. When the well-known dancer was hired as artistic director of the Minnesota Ballet, he said he thought he’d try out the position to gain some experience.
Friday, July, 26, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
A small but extremely enthusiastic and appreciative audience showed up at Symphony Hall at the DECC for “A Fresh Mix,” the Minnesota Ballet’s eclectic collection of five pieces that served as their season opener.
Saturday, October, 19, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
If you’re looking for a cursed princess who can be cured by the kiss of a handsome prince, you will want to stick to Disney and avoid the Minnesota Ballet’s next offering. “Firebird” is all about girl power.
Friday, March, 22, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
Former artistic director of Duluth’s ballet troupe captured in classic photo during impromptu performance.
Tuesday, November, 05, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
The Minnesota Ballet is looking to inspire others to do a bit of dancing for it Friday.
Thursday, September, 26, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
You’re used to seeing the Minnesota Ballet’s performers on stage, but how about above the stage?
Thursday, April, 25, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
Before they take to the stage, meet the Minnesota Ballet dancers behind the annual production of “The Nutcracker.”
Thursday, December, 12, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
The Minnesota Ballet has announced which local celebrities will be partnering with the company’s pros to compete in the annual Celebrity Dance Challenge.
Thursday, January, 24, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
The Minnesota Ballet has received a grant that will enable it to commission a new musical score from Superior native and former company member Ryan Homsey.
Thursday, April, 18, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
You will see sword wielding, partner juggling and — if Fox 21 news anchor Dan Hanger has his way — live animals onstage during the Minnesota Ballet’s seventh annual Celebrity Dance Challenge.
Thursday, February, 07, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
The Minnesota Ballet is one of five companies to receive a Fellowship Initiative grant from the New York Choreography Institute, an affiliate of the New York City Ballet, for the development of a new choreography in a studio space.
Thursday, March, 28, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment
If Dan Hanger has his way, he will be sharing the stage with live animals when he makes his grand entrance during the Minnesota Ballet’s Celebrity Dance Challenge.
Thursday, January, 31, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
“Firebird” might have been the main course of the Minnesota Ballet’s season finale, but there was ample opportunity to feast on the evening’s first two courses Friday night at the DECC’s Symphony Hall.
Saturday, March, 23, 2013 - For the News Tribune - Entertainment
Students from the School of the Minnesota Ballet will demonstrate dance techniques and perform pieces choreographed by their instructors, including excerpts from the romantic ballet “Raymonda,” from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the Depot’s Great Hall as part of National Dance Week.
Saturday, April, 27, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
The big winner at the Minnesota Ballet’s extra-theatrical Celebrity Dance Challenge performed a wardrobe change that took her from a Mrs. Roper-style muumuu to a gold disco diva dress with a single move.
Friday, February, 08, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
I had a completely new perspective on the Minnesota Ballet’s “Manhattan Nutcracker” this holiday season for two significant reasons. First, because for reasons that passeth understanding, my seat in the DECC Symphony Hall moved from the left side to the right side. Second, Alana Gergerich as this year’s grown-up Clara made the familiar story seem decidedly more romantic this time around.
Saturday, December, 21, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - Entertainment