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Dance Videos

Now here's a REAL procrastination device. I spend way too much time trolling the web looking for dance videos. I like to think of it as research...yeah, research. With the advent of YouTube... I may never get any work done again.

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET

NORTH & SOUTH AMERICAN COMPANIES

PARIS OPERA BALLET

ROYAL BALLET

EUROPEAN COMPANIES

MISCELLANEOUS

KIROV

BOLSHOI

DANCER VIDEO DISTRIBUTORS

DANCERS' SITES

Many dancers have videos on their own official websites

 

 

Of interest now

Here are links to videos of companies in the news or touring to the Bay Area soon!

toile Laurent Hilaire retires from the Paris Opera Ballet.

William Forsythe's Second Detail.  The new Forsythe Company comes to Cal Performances February 22-23

San Francisco Ballet's Opening Gala on Jan 24, 2007 was an occasion for great dancing.

Just out on DVD, Roberto Bolle and Svetlana Zakharova in Giselle at Milan's La Scala: The mad Scene,  Adagio Part 1, Part 2, Part 3,  Part 4, Part 5, Part 6

SFB's newest principal Molly Smolen in Don Q (aged 17) & Grand Pas Classique (aged 14), GPC Variation.

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Some favorites from the archives:

Okay, not a dance video, but it is possibly one of the funniest things I've ever seen.  For those who think Europeans have a lock on high culture, Mnozil Brass.

A favorite ballet of mine: Nacho Duato's Without Words, danced by Marcin Krajewski and Elodie Puna of the Berlin Opera Ballet.

Monique Loudires in rehearsals of In the Night, Nuages and Giselle

 
Stuttgart: Marcia Hayde & Heinz Clauss in Onegin
 
Stuttgart: Marcia Hayde & Heinz Clauss in Romeo & Juliet

Aurelie Dupont & Manuel Legris in Neumeier's Dame aux Camelias

Uliana Lopatkina: Rehearsal of Dying Swan

 
Muriel Maffre in Ballet Mori

Muriel Maffre in Dying Swan

Bolshoi: Mikhail Lavrovsky from 1974

ABT: Julio Bocca

NBoC: Peter Stanscyk Adagio, VariationCoda

POB: Sylvie Guillem's fouettes with fan.

SFB: Joseph Phillips at Spoleto Festival. Also in Bayadere and Sylvia at USAIBC

For Janice especially:
The films of Dominique Delouche, including Serge Peretti

 

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