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Cranko

John. 1927--73, British choreographer, born in South Africa: director of the Stuttgart Ballet (1961--73)
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When Tatiana, now married, refuses to have an adulterous affair with Onegin at the end of A c t III, Cranko makes Onegin depart, where Pushkin and Tchaikovsky have Tatiana walk out on him.
La obra regreso a Bellas Artes los dias 15, 17 y 20 de noviembre con la Compania Nacional de Danza del INBA (CND), y para su montaje conto con la asesoria del bailarin Richard Gragun, quien trabajo muy de cerca con Cranko en el Ballet de Stuttgart y fue el protagonico del estreno.
Cranko reworked Balanchine's original choreography and injected some wit and fun into a ballet some saw as mildly unfunny.
In February, BRB will perform Three of a Kind (February 19-22), three pieces from a trio of revered choreographers John Cranko, George Balanchine and Kenneth MacMillan.
Si bien su montaje es considerado como una de los mas importantes que se han hecho con base en la obra de Shakespeare, el resultado es desangelado si se le compara con las versiones de John Cranko o John Neumaier.
The Lady And The Fool was created by South African-born John Cranko half a century ago.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii Training: Pacific Ballet Academy, School of Ballet Hawaii, Kirov Academy of Ballet, John Cranko Schule
The 1969 production from South African choreographer John Cranko is still entertaining and funny as it tells the tale of gentle Bianca and her ill-tempered sister Katherine, who must be tamed and married before Bianca's suitors can ask for her hand.
Two-thirds of Stuttgart Ballet's dancers come from the John Cranko Schule, where artistic director Reid Anderson watches talent closely to assess work ethic and readiness.
Bintley at his best segued into the second piece - John Cranko at his most tedious.
Contract notice: New building John Cranko school, carpentry 1.
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