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Jennifer Bellah Maguire Elected Chair of Los Angeles Ballet Board of Directors

December 2, 2021

Attorney Jennifer Bellah Maguire was elected Chair of LAB Board of Directors on November 18, 2021. She joined the Los Angeles Ballet Board as a founding member in 2005, and has been a passionate advocate for building and sustaining the company.

Behind the Scenes of Los Angeles Ballet

November 21, 2021

Los Angeles Ballet has grown to become a world-class ballet company known for its classical ballets, innovative performances and a repertory inspired by George Balanchine. Here, Colleen Neary takes us behind the scenes.

A Wonderfully Refreshing Los Angeles Ballet Performs at The Alex Theatre

October 10, 2018

Thordal Christensen and Colleen Neary’s, wonderfully refreshing Los Angeles Ballet opened their 2018/19 season at the Alex Theatre on Saturday, October 6, with the prolific and brilliant Aszure Barton’s Les Chambres des Jacques.

Review: LA Ballet season opens with adventurous and flirtatious ‘Modern Moves’

October 7, 2018

Like adventurous pioneers, Los Angeles Ballet stepped into uncharted territory Saturday for its season opener, “Modern Moves,” which introduced Aszure Barton’s “Les Chambres des Jacques” and Alejandro Cerrudo’s “Lickety-Split” into the company’s repertory at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.

Point Magazine features LAB Dancer Jasmine Perry

February 27, 2018

Los Angeles Ballet’s Jasmine Perry on her effortlessly cool looks in an out of the studio.

Los Angeles Times Covers LAB Gala 2018

February 1, 2018

At the Los Angeles Ballet’s annual gala, the classical dance company honored three multi-talented, multi-hyphenates — Jenna Dewan Tatum, Derek Hough and Adam Shankman — all of them dancers among other accomplishments and passionate on the subject of dance.

Balanchine Casts a Spell

March 13, 2017

Dancers who were new to every role gave the challenging three-part program by Los Angeles Ballet on Saturday the thrills of a high-wire act without a net. Would anyone fall?

LA Observed End-of-Year 2016 Review

December 27, 2016

Call them a team. Some team. They are, arguably, the greatest living theater artist and the greatest living dancing actor, in magical cahoots with each other. Namely, Robert Wilson and Mikhail Baryshnikov.

Los Angeles Ballet At the Top of its Form

October 20, 2016

Los Angeles Ballet ended its benchmark 10th season in June as the first American company to dance Frederick Ashton’s distinctively intimate and poetic “Romeo and Juliet.” Unfortunately, that season left the company fiscally overextended, so the 11th season, which opened Saturday, has cutbacks in the roster and the repertory.

11th Season Opening

September 1, 2016

Los Angeles Ballet Co-Artistic Directors Thordal Christensen and Colleen Neary present classical and contemporary productions and honor the legacies of August Bournonville and George Balanchine for LAB’s eleventh season.

LAB Dancer Elizabeth Claire Walker featured in Harvard Magazine

June 1, 2016

"...A native of New York City, [Elisabeth Claire Walker] studied at American Ballet Theatre’s elite Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School as a teenager.

L.A. Ballet finds the poetry in 1955 version of 'Romeo and Juliet'

May 9, 2016

While Los Angeles has become a world-class cultural capital with top-notch museums, galleries, opera, symphony orchestra and theaters, it has lagged in one important area - ballet. Despite herculean efforts over the years, ballet companies have struggled and ultimately failed to gain a foothold in Southern California.

'Don Quixote’ at the Los Angeles Ballet

March 29, 2016

While Los Angeles has become a world-class cultural capital with top-notch museums, galleries, opera, symphony orchestra and theaters, it has lagged in one important area - ballet.

Los Angeles Ballet ContinuesTenth Season with a Captivating New Production of Don Quixote

February 1, 2016

Los Angeles Ballet Continues to Celebrate the Great Romantics in its Tenth Season with a Captivating New Production of

Fall Fashion 2015: The Turning Point

October 28, 2015

Silk chiffon dresses flutter, crystal-covered rompers twinkle, and sequin-etched gowns shine.

LAB Dancers Featured in Los Angeles Magazine Fall Fashion Spread

October 28, 2015

Los Angeles Magazine's November 2015 issue features Los Angeles Ballet's female Principal and Soloist dancers in the Fall Fashion spread.

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