London's Daily Mail spotted Mick & Melanie climbing into a limo in Manhattan recently. Oh, this hurts. It's not a good time for one of Haglund's favorite ballerinas to be distracted. Preparations for ABT's Met Season are about to move...
This comes from the Department of It's-best-to-come-up-with-one's-own-original-artistry-instead-of-messing-with-another-genius's-respected-work-and-trying-to-call-it-your-own. The Director of Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet has been fired as the result of his re-working of Wagner's opera 'Tannhauser' which was offensive to a lot of people. According to the Siberian Times,...
“Rite of Spring,” “The Word,” “Promethean Fire” Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance David H. Koch Theater New York, NY March 17, 2015 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2015 by Marianne Adams A key facet to Paul Taylor’s new vision for his renamed and retooled company was presenting works by other important American choreographers. Show More Summary
“I Understand Everything Better” David Neumann’s Advanced Beginner Group Solange MacArthur Theater American Dance Institute Rockville, Maryland March 28, 2015 by George Jackson copyright ©2015 by George Jackson David Neumann keeps a messy stage. Show More Summary
"Sunset", "Eventide", "Piazzolla Caldera" Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance David H. Koch Theater New York, NY March 24, 2015 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2015 by Mary Cargill The newly named Paul Taylor's American Modern Dance looked,...Show More Summary
“Actual Size Plus” Sally Silvers Harkness Dance Festival Buttonweiser Theater at 92nd St. Y New York, NY March 22, 2015 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2015 by Martha Sherman With a cast of five striking dancers, Sally Silvers let her imagination loose, inspired by the iconic imagery and power of Alfred Hitchcock. Show More Summary
“Theme & Variations”, “Pillar of Fire”, “Rodeo” American Ballet Theatre Opera House The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC March 23, 2015 by George Jackson copyright © 2015 by George Jackson A mixed program...Show More Summary
"Dead Reckoning," "The Invention of Wings" ODC/Dance Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA March 21, 2015 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano 2015 For years I have walked out of ODC/Dance concerts with a spring in my step because the company's buoyant physicality so beautifully sets in relief the individuality of its members. Show More Summary
Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance “Company B,” “Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor,” “Piazzolla Caldera” David H Koch Theater New York, New York March 22, 2015 by Michael Popkin copyright © 2015 by Michael Popkin Paul Taylor, with a couple of guest companies in tow, has been dancing up a storm at Lincoln Center these past two weeks. Show More Summary
Well, it sounds like Ric Burns’ reputation as a legitimate documentary-maker is about to fall into the sewer if this new ABT Infomercial gets aired on PBS as it is supposed to on May 15. From accounts received here at...
Learn about what tap dancers call "pocket steps" and find out how to create your own. Hint: Great tap steps usually start with a little stealing.
English National Ballet has just wrapped its first official season as a Sadler’s Wells associate ballet company. The programme, Modern Masters, brought together acclaimed works... The post Six Reasons Why We Love ENB’s Modern Masters appeared first on The Ballet Bag.
"Don Quixote" San Francisco Ballet Program 5 War Memorial Opera House San Francisco, CA March 20, 2015 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano 2015 Unremitting cheerfulness on stage is about as wearisome as what may become eternally blue skies in California. Show More Summary
“Beloved Renegade,” “Death and the Damsel,” “Esplanade” Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance David H. Koch Theater New York, NY March 13, 2015 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2015 by Marianne Adams Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, née...Show More Summary
“MindFluctuations” Maida Withers Dance Construction Company Lisner Auditorium The George Washington University Washington, DC March 19, 2015 by George Jackson copyright © 2015 by George Jackson Forty years ago or so, Maida Withers was dancing in Washington. Show More Summary
What is your favorite jumps or leap? No matter what it is, it can be broken down into just one of 5 possible jumps. Learn more and get examples of these basic jump types.
Good read in the Washington Post online in which Sarah Kaufman digs a little deeper into the matter of Paloma Herrera's withdrawal from Sleeping Beauty. It seems Kevin McKenzie refused to give her so much as a simple choice of...
If you were at our Behind the Scenes of Giselle event this week – or you’re planning to go to a Behind the Scenes event in Sydney, Adelaide or Perth – here’s a series of fascinating facts to enhance your … Continue reading ?
Maybe someday we'll have the opportunity to see our own Stella perform the role that she was destined to dance. Meanwhile, the rest of the world gets to enjoy it. The Australian Ballet has just announced that Stella will perform...
“Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada March 14, 2015 by Denise Sum copyright © 2015 by Denise Sum Just in time for March break, Christopher Wheeldon’s...Show More Summary