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New Digital Release: Ballet's Greatest Hits (YAGP Gala)‏

New Digital Release: Ballet's Greatest Hits (YAGP Gala)‏




Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 8:00pm


Youth America Grand Prix:A Ballet’s Greatest Hits

A Now available internationally on iTunes + other digital video stores

Download Ballet's Greatest Hits on
iTunes A  A Amazon Instant VideoA Google Play A  A YouTube

Watch the Trailer

An unprecedented documentary showing the making and performance of excerpts from six of the most beloved classical ballet variations of all time
Don Quixote,A  Flames of Paris,A  Giselle,
A The NutcrackerA  andA  Swan Lake

An international cast including
Ashley Bouder, Jose Manuel CarreA±o, Misty Copeland, Angel Corella,
A Marcelo Gomes, Benjamin Millepied and Alexei Ratmansky

Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) and TenduTV announced today that the highly successful theatrical documentary, Ballet’s Greatest Hits, is now available for purchase ($14.99 to $19.99) and rental ($3.99 to $4.99) on iTunes in over 20 countries, including The United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and South Africa. Ballet’s Greatest Hits is also available for purchase and rental on Amazon, Google Play and YouTube. In addition, this is TenduTV’s first new release on the African continent.

Ballet’s Greatest Hits is a filmed gala evening showcasing six of the most beloved classical ballet variations from Don Quixote, Flames of Paris, Giselle, The Nutcracker, and Swan Lake.

Hosted by American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance Executive Producer, Nigel Lythgoe, Ballet’s Greatest Hits presents an all-star cast from the world’s leading dance companies, including American Ballet Theater, New York City Ballet, Boston Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet, making it the perfect holiday gift for dancers and dance audiences. For added insight into the history and meaning of classical ballet, the film offers exclusive behind-the-scenes footage, rare archival materials, and exclusive interviews with choreographers, film producers, critics and luminaries of the dance world, such as Alexei Ratmansky, Benjamin Millepied, Edward Villella, and many others. The live performances were filmed by five-time Emmy Award winner, Clemente D’Alessio at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, Florida, and produced by Youth America Grand Prix.


Stella Abrera (American Ballet Theatre)
Ashley Bouder (New York City Ballet)
Isabella Boylston (AmericanA Ballet Theatre)
Skylar Brandt (American Ballet Theatre)
Taras Domitro (San Francisco Ballet)
Matthew Golding (Dutch National Ballet)
Marcelo Gomes (American Ballet Theatre)
Greta Hodgkinson (National Ballet of Canada)
Maria Kochetkova (San Francisco Ballet)
Veronika Part (American Ballet Theatre)
Joseph Phillips (American Ballet Theatre)
Hee Seo (American Ballet Theatre)
Daniel Ulbricht (New York City Ballet)
Alejandro Virelles (Boston Ballet)


Lawrence Bender - Film ProducerA 
Matthew Bourne - Artistic Director, New Adventures
Leslie Browne - International Master Teacher and former Oscar nomineeA 
Jose Manuel CarreA±o - Artistic Director, The CarreA±o Dance Festival
Misty Copeland - Soloist, American Ballet TheatreA 
Angel Corella - Artistic Director, Barcelona Ballet
Alessandra Ferri - Director of Dance, Spoleto Festival (Italy)
Susan Jaffe - Dean, School of Dance at N. Carolina School of the Arts
Denys Ganio - Former Etoile, Paris Opera Ballet
Mathieu Ganio - Etoile, Paris Opera Ballet
Benjamin Millepied - Artistic Director, L.A. Dance Project
Wendy Perron - Editor-in-Chief, Dance Magazine
Alexei Ratmansky - Artist-in-Residence, American Ballet Theatre
Edward Villella - Founder and former Artistic Director, Miami City Ballet

The release of Ballet’s Greatest Hits comes on the heels of the film’s successful Kickstarter campaign and subsequent theatrical run, where it screened in over 200 theaters around the world.

Full Territory List
Now available in:
United States,A Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, South Africa, Israel, Armenia, Austria, Bulgaria,A Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia,A Gambia, Greece, Fiji, Finland, Hungary,A Ireland,A Latvia, Lithuania,A Malta,A Mozambique,A New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden,A and Swaziland.

Coming Soon to:
Azerbaijan, Botswana, Brunei, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Macau, Mauritius, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Namibia, Niger, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Vietnam, and Zimbabwe.
International prices vary.


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