Tulsa, OKLA. – March 30, 2016 – On Friday, April 22 at 7:00pm and Sunday, April 24 at 3:00pm, Tulsa Ballet will present its pre-professional ensemble Tulsa Ballet II with Emerging Choreographers Showcase. The program features ten talented young dancers and will be composed of three original works including Cessation of Aspiration by Tulsa Ballet Principal Dancer Hyonjun Rhee, Little Pieces of Fear by Tulsa Ballet Soloist Rodrigo Hermesmeyer, and Symbiosis by Assistant Professor of Dance at Oklahoma University Ilya Kozadayev. Continue reading Tulsa Ballet II presents Emerging Choreographers Showcase April 22 & 24
Tulsa Ballet to tour Italy March 30-April 8, 2016
Tulsa, OKLA. – Feb 23, 2016 – Tulsa Ballet is proud to announce its first Italian tour this spring. The Ballet will present a series of performances that will span the country’s east coast from north to south. Continue reading Tulsa Ballet to Tour Italy
TULSA BALLET ANNOUNCES 2016-2017 SEASON
Tulsa Ballet celebrates its 60th Anniversary with classics such as ‘Swan Lake’ and new works including ‘A Return to Oz’
Tulsa, OKLA. – February 1, 2016 – Tulsa Ballet Artistic Director Marcello Angelini proudly announces the 2016/17 Season. “I am honored with the task of creating yet another milestone season for Tulsa Ballet: the season that will celebrate our sixtieth anniversary. In fact, I have been privileged to craft the fortieth anniversary season in 1996, the fiftieth anniversary season in 2006, and now I have the great honor to start off another decade for our wonderful organization!” Continue reading Tulsa Ballet Announces 2016-2017 Season
Original ballet created for the Company by Choreographer Edwaard Liang
Shown above: Cavan Conley and Madalina Stoica in Tulsa Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet
Tulsa, Okla. – January 20, 2016 – From February 12-14, 2016, Tulsa Ballet presents world-renowned choreographer Edwaard Liang’s Romeo and Juliet. Three performances will take place at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center over Valentine’s Day Weekend, featuring live music from the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra. Continue reading Tulsa Ballet presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’
The 2015 production introduces a newly choreographed party scene set to the iconic Nutcracker March music
TULSA, Okla. – November 9, 2015– Tulsa Ballet transforms the Tulsa Performing Arts Center into a winter wonderland with The Nutcracker from December 11-20, 2015.
TULSA BALLET PRESENTS THE 15th ANNUAL HOPE FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Tulsa Ballet Gives the Gift of The Nutcracker to Hundreds of Local Families for the Holiday Season
TULSA BALLET PRESENTS SHAKESPEARE’S UPROARIOUS COMEDY THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
Featuring the choreography of John Cranko
Music performed by the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra
TULSA, Okla. – September 25, 2015 – Tulsa Ballet presents Shakespeare’s classic story of a fiery woman and her overconfident suitor, The Taming of the Shrew, October 23-25 at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center. The story is told through masterful choreography by the legendary John Cranko with music by Domenico Scarlatti freely arranged by Kurt-Heinz Stolze. This critically acclaimed production sheds a hysterical light on the path to the couple’s stormy relationship and the multiple bumps and bruises along the way. Stunning scenery and remarkable costumes bring the Elizabethan period to life for a side-splitting examination of love and marriage. Tulsa Ballet presented the Oklahoma premiere of the show in 2011 and is excited to bring this fast-paced comedic work back to Tulsa.
TULSA, Okla. – August 14, 2015 – On Friday, August 21st at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 23rd at 3:00 p.m. Tulsa Ballet will celebrate the tenth year of its pre-professional ensemble Tulsa Ballet II with On Your Radar. The program features ten talented young dancers on their way to stardom and will be composed of three pieces: Passages, Angeli (Angels), and Slump.