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  • Sacramento Press: Giselle a Must-see This Valentine’s Day Weekend

  • February 15th 2018

  • [caption id="attachment_6976" align="alignleft" width="310"] Photo credit: Jay Mather[/caption] Love Stories and More on Local Stages Jim Carnes discusses this weekend's production of the most romantic ballet of all time, Giselle. Carnes writes that because  Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day ...
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  • Sacramento News & Review: Giselle

  • February 5th 2018

  • Sacramento News & Review recently discussed this season's production of Giselle with Ron Cunningham and Carinne Binda. Jeff Hudson writes: The ballet’s story has parallels to the life of a major Paris composer of that era. In the 1830s, Hector Berlioz watched Irish actress Harriet S...
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  • Muriel Johnson Award Gala: A Night to Remember!

  • January 31st 2018

  • Ron Cunningham and Carinne Binda Proudly Accept the Muriel Johnson Award for Arts Advocacy for Three Decades of Work in the Capital Region's Arts Scene   [caption id="attachment_6941" align="alignleft" width="310"] Ron Cunningham, Carinne Binda, and Beth Ruyak[/caption] Ron Cunningham an...
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  • Dancer Tricia Sundbeck Reflects on the Role of Giselle

  • January 26th 2018

  • Former Sacramento Ballet dancer Tricia Sundbeck recalls dancing the lead in Giselle    I had the great honor of dancing for Ron and Carinne from 1988-2000. I danced many roles during my time with Sacramento Ballet.  Each role brought varying levels of emotion, from joy to frustration....
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  • Kirsten Bloom Allen on Dancing the Role of Giselle

  • January 25th 2018

  • Former Sacramento Ballet Dancer, Kirsten Bloom Allen danced in the title role of Giselle, and recently shared her memories about this transformative character. Dancing the role of Giselle was an incredible experience for me.  I loved diving deep into the character of Giselle and portraying h...
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  • Make it a Date this Valentine’s Weekend

  • January 19th 2018

  •   Valentine's Day Weekend with Sacramento Ballet, Esquire Grill, and Paragary's Take your special someone out for a memorable Valentine's Day date to one of Sacramento's most-loved restaurants, and see one of the world's most-loved ballets, Giselle. Sacramento Ballet is proud to team u...
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  • Executive Director’s Blog: Anthony Discusses Thoughts on Giselle

  • January 18th 2018

  • Sacramento Ballet Executive Director, Anthony Krutzkamp, Reflects on What Makes Giselle Utterly Special and Deeply Transformative Anthony reflects on his own experience dancing in Giselle over the years, including the first time he stepped on stage in a production of Giselle. Giselle is...
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  • Broadway World Highlights Sacramento Ballet’s Giselle

  • January 12th 2018

  • Broadway World Says this of Carinne Binda's mastery of Giselle: "With Binda's supreme understanding, and unparalleled coaching, audiences will be entranced by the original classical version of the show that transcends time"  Broadway World Recently Highlighted Sacramento Ballet's Giselle: ...
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