The ballerina may be the visual symbol of the art form, but men wield most of the creative control.
His comment threw into relief the lack of appetite for risk-taking in the American performing arts world, where grants and
Those are some impressive turns.
There is no lake in this 20th century Swan Lake. Which may be a warning from Danish set designer and geologist Per Kirkeby about the crisis of global warming.
Of course, The Ashley Bouder Project was the most popular show of the run, and people begged for seats regardless of price. Somehow, "bravos" echoed despite a banal bill filled with the kind of choreography that is pushing ballet into its grave.
In 1877, Thomas Edison invented the phonograph, the first device that could reproduce pre-recorded sounds. Before this, the only exposure people had to music was live, either in a recital hall or at home in a chamber music setting.
If the high level of dancing on stage continues, the company should expect a very robust and popular season.
The Costumes Scheller, known as the best "turner" in the company (as in, pirouette turner), is as charming as she is graceful