Cleveland Ballet in the News


Gladisa Guadalupe and Margo Sappington Interview with WKYC 3 Hollie and Alexa

Artistic Director Gladisa Guadalupe, Artistic Director of Cleveland Ballet and Margo Sappington, Joffrey Ballet Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient & Tony Award Nominee, discuss Cleveland Ballet’s upcoming performance of Alice with Hollie and Alexa of WKYC 3.

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Cleveland’s Nutcracker by Bakhtiar Bakhtiarov

This Christmas story seemed to have swept the world like a wildfire.  First staged 125 years ago at the Imperial Mariinsky Theater, the enchanting ballet production of the Nutcracker conquered the best stages of the world.  Tchaikovsky’s fairy tale became the calling card of the Russian ballet school.

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Cleveland Concert Dance: Cleveland Ballet’s Nutcracker Human Resources

We went to see Cleveland Ballet’s Nutcracker Suite at the Hanna Theatre on Friday.  It stayed close to the traditional story and the traditional use of Tchaikovsky’s music, but achieved uncommon success by using its resources well.

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Cleveland Ballet Named Resident Company of Playhouse Square

We are thrilled to announce that on October 14, 2017, Cleveland Ballet will present its first performance as the newest resident company at Playhouse Square. The company will perform Les Sylphides with music by Frederic Chopin.

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Cleveland Ballet Write Up in Cool Cleveland

Cleveland Ballet held an open rehearsal to preview their upcoming concert so we drove down to watch. Maybe you know the intersection in Bedford Heights where South Green Road ends at Miles…

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Cleveland Ballet AXS Review

Cleveland history was made this past weekend as ballet was once again performed on Playhouse Square by the local Cleveland Ballet Company. It was also a chance for those attending the two performances to catch a glimpse of the nearly restored Ohio Theatre Lobby.

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Cleveland Ballet in Plain Dealer

The dancing isn’t all that’s choreographed at the new and rising Cleveland Ballet. No, the company itself also is following well-laid plans.

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Cleveland Ballet in Broadway World

Under the artistic leadership of Puerto Rico-born Gladisa Guadalupe, a former member of the Nahat-led company, she hopes to develop a core group of dancers with high levels of talent. To accomplish this she has held auditions in Cleveland, New York, and other major cities. Her goal? “I want Cleveland Ballet to again join the list of jewels that make Cleveland a special place artistically.”

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