Tuesday, October 5, 2010

ROBYN GARDENHIRE Presents CITY BALLET OF LOS ANGELES. Progressive Ballet Company Premiers. Six New Intriguing Ballets Promising Emotional Journey

ROBYN GARDENHIRE Presents CITY BALLET OF LOS ANGELES. Progressive Ballet Company Premiers. Six New Intriguing Ballets Promising Emotional Journey.

On Saturday, August 23, 2003 at 8:00 p. m., the City Ballet of Los Angeles (“CBLA”) premier six new ballets by Director Robyn Gardenhire and Choreographer Jonathan Sharp at the Bing Theatre, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California (Jefferson & Figureroa). City Ballet of Los Angeles is the most progressive and intriguing new ballet company in Los Angeles utilizing the music of Bach, Sinatra, Villa Lobos, Lenard Bernstein, and The Streets to create tantalizing, smooth, classical movements, nevertheless strong and lyrical.

(PRWEB) August 20, 2003

(Los Angeles, California) On Saturday, August 23, 2003 at 8:00 p. m., the City Ballet of Los Angeles (“CBLA”) premier six new ballets by Director Robyn Gardenhire and Choreographer Jonathan Sharp at the Bing Theatre, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California (Jefferson & Figureroa).

City Ballet of Los Angeles is the most progressive and intriguing new ballet company in Los Angeles utilizing the music of Bach, Sinatra, Villa Lobos, Lenard Bernstein, and The Streets to create tantalizing, smooth, classical movements, nevertheless strong and lyrical.

Even the CompanyÂ’s stillness has a sense of movement, every breath, step and motion that the dancer takes will carry the audience through an emotional journey. The promise of a fast paced evening that will not only entertain but leave the audience enthralled in the dance.

Robyn Gardenhire, Artistic Director, is a native of Los Angeles and founded the CBLA in 2000, which is a private ballet company. Ms. Gardenhire formerly performed as a company member of the Cleveland Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, and Mikhail BaryshnikovÂ’s White Oak Project.

Ms. Gardenhire has traveled throughout the world dancing, teaching and creating new works. CBLA has also established a full scholarship school that not only acts as an outreach program but produces professional dancers. The school is located at 1532 West 11th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015. Robyn runs the full scholarship school and teach youth ages 7-12 in ballet for girls and boys.

Jonathan Sharp, Choreographer, joined the company as a dancer and choreographer. Mr. Sharp has danced with Boston Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet and toured with The Stars of American Ballet Tour. Mr. Sharp’s Broadway credits include “Red Shoes,” “Carousel,” “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” Live Ziegfield Follies OF 1936,” and “The Vampires.”

Tickets are $18.00 in advance, $20.00 at the door, and the VIP reception is $50. Special discounts for seniors and students; and group rates are available.

For more information or to RSVP, please call 323.292.1932 or visit http://www. cityballetofla. org (http://www. cityballetofla. org)

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Kuoni Reveals its Top 10 Holiday Hotlist

Kuoni Reveals its Top 10 Holiday Hotlist

Kuoni has revealed its Top 10 Holiday Hotlist, a collection of top hotels and tours selected to suit a range of travel needs.

Dorking, Surrey (PRWEB) September 9, 2010

Kuoni has announced the launch of the Kuoni Holiday Hotlist, a collection of top hotels and tours selected to suit a range of travel needs.  Realising that every traveller wants different things from their individual holiday, Kuoni travel experts have searched the world personally checking and hand-picking the best resorts to make it easier for customers to choose between them.

The Hotlist includes the Top 10 Holiday destinations (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/en/topten/pages/default. aspx (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/en/topten/pages/default. aspx)) for value, romance, wellness, all-inclusive and culture, in worldwide destinations for travel between October 2010 and June 2011. The Kuoni Top 10 Holiday Hotlist can be found online on Kuoni's website.

Naomi Wilkinson, Head of Kuoni UK Marketing said: "We've taken the hard work out of selecting the perfect holiday with the launch of the Kuoni Holiday Hotlist - a selection of our Top 10 holidays from relaxing retreats to cultural discoveries. Kuoni's range of distinctive products and services offer authentic experiences that are new and life-enhancing and now made even easier to identify the perfect holiday fit using these lifestyle choices."

Highlights of the Top Ten list include, for value, Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt which offers superb dining opportunities and 4.5 star accommodation at the Ritz-Carlton while travellers looking for a romantic getaway can enjoy luxury holidays (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/en/pages/default. aspx (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/en/pages/default. aspx)) to the Maldives and stay in a luxurious beach villa on Maafushivaru.

For wellness, Kerala in India made Kuoni's hotlist, a perfect hideaway with rejuvenating treatments available at the Jiva Spa and accommodation at the 4.5 star Taj Green Cove Resort. All-inclusive holidays in Barbados are also in Kuoni's top ten, offering gourmet cuisine, watersports, cooking lessons, golf, yoga and much more at the Almond Casuarina Beach Resort.

Egypt is also recommended by Kuoni's Hotlist for those looking to soak in some culture on their holiday with Nile cruises (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/EN/Inspiration/type/cruise_and_train/cruises/africa/egypt/Pages/nile_cruise_holidays. aspx (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/EN/Inspiration/type/cruise_and_train/cruises/africa/egypt/Pages/nile_cruise_holidays. aspx)) guided by an Egyptologist as well as luxury accommodation aboard the MS Darakum.

Notes to Editors:
Kuoni is ABTA and ATOL protected, giving customers financial protection and ensuring they won't be stranded abroad. And customers are safe in the knowledge while they are abroad that Kuoni have professional ground agents & English speaking guides to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

About Kuoni:
Kuoni, the luxury holiday operator, was established in 1906 in Switzerland by Alfred Kuoni, a visionary adventurer and explorer of his time who opened some of Europe's first travel agencies. Today it has branch operations in over 40 countries.

Kuoni offers luxury breaks in a number of beautiful locations, including a range of all-inclusive Maldives holidays, holidays to Thailand (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/EN/holiday/Asia/Thailand/Pages/default. aspx (http://www. kuoni. co. uk/EN/holiday/Asia/Thailand/Pages/default. aspx)) and Kenya safaris as well as a host of memorable experiences such as brewing coffee at ancient Brazilian fazendas, tracking chimpanzees in the wilds of Tanzania and salsa dancing in Havana. The company's Authentic Experiences enable travellers to do as the locals do or learn from experts in their field.

PR Contact:
Anne-Marie Hansen
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Kuoni House
Deepdene Avenue
Dorking
Surrey
RH5 4AZ
01306 744 173
Www. kuoni. co. uk

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