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Photo, top:
Darci Kistler & Nikolaj Hubbe in Apollo.
Credit: Paul Kolnik.
Choreography by George Balanchine
© The George Balanchine Trust



The mission of The George Balanchine Foundation is to utilize the Balanchine legacy to advance the development of dance and its allied arts in the United States and throughout the world on behalf of the dance community at large. This goal is pursued through a broad range of activities and programs, including concentrated research, ballet reconstructions, publications, lectures and videos, and other innovative projects.

October 2021

Patricia McBride coaches three Balanchine variations for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives.

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October 2021

Kay Mazzo and Bart Cook coached the "Titania and Bottom" pas de deux from A Midsummer Night’s Dream for the George Balanchine Foundation’s Video Archives.

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February 2021

No Fixed Points: Dance in the Twentieth Century by Nancy Reynolds and Malcolm McCormick is now available in a paperback edition by Yale University Press.

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February 2020

Allegra Kent and Bart Cook taped video series for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives. Coaching the "Concerto" section of EPISODES.

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November 2019

Patricia McBride and Conrad Ludlow to tape video series for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives. Original cast members to coach leading roles in the Intermezzo (second movement) from Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet.

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November 2019

Bart Cook to tape video series for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives. New York City Ballet principal dancer (1979-1993) will coach leading roles in The Four Temperaments and Square Dance.

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June 2019

New York City Ballet Principal dancers Jacques d'Amboise (1949-1984) and Merrill Ashley (1967-1997) coached the principal Pas de Deux from Diamonds for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives.

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April 2019

Robert Barnett to tape video series for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives. Barnett, NYCB soloist (1949-1958) will coach principal roles in ballets Symphony in C and Serenade.

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January 2019

Jacques d'Amboise taped video series for the George Balanchine Foundation Video Archives. D'Amboise, New York City Ballet principal dancer (1949-1984) coached principal roles in Stars and Stripes, Episodes, and the male variation from Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux.

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