New York City Ballet’s All Bach program of Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco and Jerome Robbins’ The Goldberg Variations opened last evening with a mix of inspired and flat dancing. Concerto Barocco, which was led by Sara Mearns, Teresa Reichlen, and Ask...
ABT slipped another guest artist's name into the spring Met schedule without even so much as a whisper of an announcement. Denys Nedak will dance in Veronika Part's La Bayadere. Still unannounced are The Poet in two Les Sylphides at...
San Francisco Ballet Program 1 "Serenade," "Raku", "Lambarena" War Memorial Opera House San Francisco, CA January 27, 2015 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano 2015 Why not start a new season with the best of the best, follow it...Show More Summary
It’s a tale as old as time: love the one you’re not with. Great love triangles appear again and again in movies, books and tabloids for one simple reason: they create instant conflict and drama. Will true love win out? … Continue reading ?
“Swan Lake” Mariinsky Ballet BAM Howard Gilman Opera House Brooklyn, NY January 22, 2015 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2015 by Marianne Adams Fielding a leading cast of two imports, the Mariinsky Ballet showed points of departure and a sense of new direction against the backdrop of its iconic tradition. Show More Summary
Never miss a chance to recognize and celebrate dance again. Mark these important dance events and birthdays on your calendar.
American Realness Festival Abrons Arts Center New York, NY January 2015 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2015 by Martha Sherman Ben Pryor, founder and curator of the American Realness Festival, makes no secret and needs no excuse for his edgy taste in dance and performance art. Show More Summary
According to Sputnik news source, this week the Mariinsky Ballet will discuss with the Kennedy Center the programing plans for its 2016 visit which Yury Fateev said would occur around the same time next year. He said that there is.....
American Realness Festival Abrons Arts Center New York, NY January 2015 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2015 by Martha Sherman Miguel Gutierrez “Age and Beauty Part 1: Mid-Career Artist/Suicide Note or &:-/,” January 10, 2015; Gibney Dance at 280 Broadway. Show More Summary
luciana achugar “OTRO TEATRO: The Pleasure Project,” American Realness Festival Abrons Arts Center New York, NY January 17, 2015 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2015 by Martha Sherman luciania achugar’s dark dance world is primordial.Show More Summary
"Infinite Romance" San Francisco Ballet January 23, 2015 War Memorial Opera House San Francisco, CA by Rita Felciano copyright © by Rita Felciano Watching the gowned and tuxedoed gathering in the City's Beaux Arts Opera House duringShow More Summary
Maybe you've heard of celebrity fitness trainer, Tracy Anderson via Gwyneth Paltrow. Dancer-turned-personal-trainer, Kelly Markos gives insight into the Tracy Anderson Method and talks about her transition to fitness instruction.
It has been a long time, if ever, that Haglund has sat through an entire evening of ballet during which the musical responsibility fell to a single piano. Two pianos, yes, but a single piano in the pit? It turned...
“Symphonic Dances,” “The Cage,” “Andantino,” “Cortège Hongrois” New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York January 21, 2015 By Michael Popkin Copyright © 2015 by Michael Popkin The second night of New York City Ballet’s...Show More Summary
As many readers know, danceviewtimes was begun as the online reviews supplement to DanceView magazine. DanceView ceased publication with its October issue, and I wrote to subscribers that we would add a blog at danceviewtimes that would include articles appropriate to the magazine. Show More Summary
Royal Danish Ballet: Principals and Soloists The Joyce Theater New York, NY January 17, 2015 by Leigh Witchel copyright © 2015 by Leigh Witchel The production for the touring band of principals and soloists from the Royal Danish Ballet was bare bones: no sets, minimal costumes. Show More Summary
When dancers work well together it's a beautiful thing. Here are four (or more) ways to ensure effective collaboration in choreography, even when a ballet choreographer and a modern-based dance theatre company come together for a "zombie ballet."
To kick off London’s 2015 ballet season, English National Ballet brought its production of Swan Lake back to the Coliseum. Nowadays, it is not surprising to find... The post English National Ballet: Swan Lake at the Coliseum appeared first on The Ballet Bag.