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Welcome to ABT News! To stay updated on all American Ballet Theatre topics and happenings, read our most recent press releases below. You’ll find information on both New York City and touring events on this page.

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO VISIT FIVE CITIES DURING TWO-WEEK TOUR OF JAPAN, SEPTEMBER 12-22

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE TO VISIT FIVE CITIES DURING TWO-WEEK TOUR OF JAPAN, SEPTEMBER 12-22

June 25, 2002

American Ballet Theatre will visit Tokyo, Sagamihara, Hamamatsu, Fuchu and Ohtsu during the Company‚Äôs tour of Japan, September 12-22, 2002. This tour will mark ABT‚Äôs first return to Japan since its last engagement in July 1999. Performances for American Ballet Theatre‚Äôs two-week tour will include Le Corsaire, staged by Anna-Marie Holmes, at the Bunka Kaikan […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE NAMES LEWIS RANIERI CHAIRMAN AND ROBIN NEUSTEIN AS INCOMING PRESIDENT

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE NAMES LEWIS RANIERI CHAIRMAN AND ROBIN NEUSTEIN AS INCOMING PRESIDENT

June 7, 2002

The board of directors of American Ballet Theatre appointed Lewis S. Ranieri its Chairman yesterday at its annual meeting. He succeeds Gedalio Grinberg who has served as Chairman for the last 11 months and has been a board member for 16 years. Mr. Grinberg has been appointed Chairman Emeritus. Ms. Robin Neustein has been appointed […]

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GILLIAN MURPHY AND MARCELO GOMES PROMOTED TO PRINCIPAL DANCER AT AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE

GILLIAN MURPHY AND MARCELO GOMES PROMOTED TO PRINCIPAL DANCER AT AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE

May 24, 2002

Monique Meunier To Join American Ballet Theatre As Soloist Maria Riccetto And Gennadi Saveliev Promoted To Soloist

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MICHELE WILES WINS ERIK BRUHN PRIZE

MICHELE WILES WINS ERIK BRUHN PRIZE

April 2, 2002

Michele Wiles, a Soloist with American Ballet Theatre, won first prize at the Sixth International Competition for the Erik Bruhn Prize held in Toronto on Monday, May 20. In competing for the Erik Bruhn Prize, Wiles danced Grand Pas Classique and the bedroom pas de deux from Act II of Manon. She was partnered by […]

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE ANNOUNCES MAJOR GRANT FROM THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE ANNOUNCES MAJOR GRANT FROM THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION

March 15, 2002

THREE-YEAR GRANT TO FUND THE CREATION OF NEW WORKS

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