“Dancing the Dream” Exhibit National Portrait Gallery Washington, DC October 4^, 2013 – July 13, 2014 by George Jackson copyright 2013 by George Jackson This display of still and moving images fills six small rooms and their adjacent corridor on the first floor of the Portrait Gallery. Show More Summary
“La Bayadère” Boston Ballet The Boston Opera House Boston, Massachusetts October 25, 2013 by Dale Brauner copyright 2013 by Dale Brauner To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Boston Ballet gave a gift to its city, staging its annual “Night of Stars” gala on the Boston Commons in September. Show More Summary
“Giselle” The Washington Ballet Eisenhower Theater The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC November 2, 2013 at 1:30 PM by George Jackson copyright 2013 by George Jackson The two acts of “Giselle” on Saturday afternoon differed – but not as intended. Show More Summary
What a terrific and exhilarating revival of Twyla Tharp’s Bach Partita tonight with sensational violin soloist Charles Yang. Wow, can this young man ever lean his weight into Bach for a powerfully stirring sound! Thirty-six dancers accelerated through Tharp's unique...
"Cinderella" San Francisco Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY October 24, 2013 By Carol Pardo Copyright ©2013 by Carol Pardo Christopher Wheeldon’s "Cinderella," a coproduction with the Dutch National Ballet, sold out its initial...Show More Summary
We've compiled 12 useful resources and links for dancers, artists, teachers, and arts organizations to help you make sense of your healthcare options and understand what the ACA, or Obamacare means for you.
On November 4th, the AOL On Network will premiere “city.ballet.”, a 12-part documentary series about New York City Ballet. The show was conceived by executive producer and NYCB board member Sarah Jessica Parker, and follows the professional lives of several … Continue reading ?
"Sehnsucht" and "Schmetterling" Nederlands Dans Theater Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall Berkeley, CA October23, 2013 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano The West Coast premiere of two recent works by Nederlands Dans TheaterShow More Summary
"Theme and Variations", "Aftereffect", "The Tempest" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, NY October 30, 2013 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2013 by Mary Cargill The ABT gala was a feast featuring new costumes for Balanchine's...Show More Summary
Tornado funnels at dinner. It’s hard to know where to start when it comes to describing ABT’s opening night performance of its fall season at the Koch Theater. Parts of it should be erased from memory forever, but on second...
Caitlyn Lehmann takes us on an ever-so-slightly spooky tour around the final resting places of the world’s most famous dancers. As a canny Renaissance statesman observed, “Fame and tranquility can never be bedfellows.” When you’re seriously famous, you can expect … Continue reading ?
Diana Vishneva: "I very much hope that this is not the end of a great school," Vishneva, a People's Artist of Russia, the country's highest artistic award, told the RIA Novosti news agency. "There was no real reason for the...