Tag: Marat Daukayev School of Ballet

Marat Daukayev Ballet bids adieu to La Brea dance studio

Marat Daukayev Ballet bids adieu to La Brea dance studio

| June 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

It must have been 102 degrees in the dance hall June 16, as throngs of dancers, parents, friends, teachers and politicians packed the vaulted, honeycomb ceilinged room for the final performance of the Marat Daukayev School of Ballet at its La Brea Avenue dance studio. But no one seemed to notice. All eyes, moist with […]

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Marat Ballet search for new studio, home

Marat Ballet search for new studio, home

| May 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Marat Daukayev School of Ballet is being forced to vacate its studios at 731 S. La Brea Ave. after the property was sold last year to real estate firm Langdon Street Capital, which is reportedly repurposing the building as office space.  The ballet school — many of its 300 students live in the neighborhood […]

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‘Nutcrackers’ make leaps and bounds

‘Nutcrackers’ make leaps and bounds

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

See snowflakes dance and candy treats perform for Clara and her prince at “Nutcracker” performances across the Southland. Marat Daukayev School of Ballet’s “Nutcracker” will be at the Luckman Theater, 5151 State University Dr., Sat., Dec. 8 at 2 and 7 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 9 at 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Local children performing […]

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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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