Tag: Marat Daukayev School of Ballet

Local ballerina leaves Larchmont for Moscow State Theater

Local ballerina leaves Larchmont for Moscow State Theater

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

A young Windsor Village resident has been offered a position at the Moscow State Theater of Russian Ballet. Matisse Love, 17, will begin dancing in Moscow this month under the artistic direction of Vyacheslav Gordeyev. “I’m really excited,” says Love. “It will be a great opportunity to travel and experience new cultures.” A former student […]

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Marat Daukayev Nutcracker set to twirl

Marat Daukayev Nutcracker set to twirl

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Marat Daukayev School of Ballet begins selling tickets this month for its annual performance of “The Nutcracker” at Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Cal State Los Angeles, 5151 State University Dr. Clara, sometimes also known as Marie or Masha, and her Nutcracker take the stage with the Sugar Plum Fairy and Snowflakes Saturdays Dec. 3 and […]

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Local ballerinas leap and bound in Daukayev’s ‘Nutcracker’

Local ballerinas leap and bound in Daukayev’s ‘Nutcracker’

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

A handsome prince, dancing snowflakes and a child’s toy nutcracker come to life in this seasonal favorite—“The Nutcracker”—performed by students in the Marat Daukayev School of Ballet. Boys and girls through teen-age students at the Miracle Mile-based school will dance five performances at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal State Los Angeles. Showtimes are […]

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Area residents, Kirov ballet star perform in ‘Nutcracker’

Area residents, Kirov ballet star perform in ‘Nutcracker’

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marat Daukayev Ballet Theatre will present its 13th annual production of “The Nutcracker” at the Luckman Theatre at Cal State L.A. Sat., Dec. 7 through Sun., Dec. 15. Nearly 130 dancers, ages three to 21, will perform alongside former Russian ballet star Marat Daukayev, dancing the role of Drosselmeyer in the holiday classic. Three local […]

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Film of ‘Getting to (Marat’s)  Nutcracker’ is on pointe

Film of ‘Getting to (Marat’s) Nutcracker’ is on pointe

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Years of rehearsals, car pools and ballet slippers are often endured before a young dancer lands a role in the famed Nutcracker. A behind-the-scenes look at Miracle-Mile based Marat Daukayev School of Ballet is captured in “Getting to The Nutcracker.” The documentary is in its early stages with hours of film footage showing local boys […]

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