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Texas Ballet Theater Welcomes New Executive Director Vanessa Logan Texas Ballet Theater Welcomes New Executive Director Vanessa Logan
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

Texas Ballet Theater (TBT), the resident ballet company of Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth and AT&T Performing Arts Center in Dallas, has named Vanessa Logan as its new executive director, effective September 6, Anne T. Bass, chairman of the TBT Board of Governors, announced.... (more...)
School of Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes New Co-Principals School of Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes New Co-Principals
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2016

Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella are pleased to announce Anastasia Babayeva and Denis Gronostayskiy, co-founders of the Academy of International Ballet in Media, PA, have joined the School of Pennsylvania Ballet as Co-Principals for the 2016-2017 school year.... (more...)
Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK This Month Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK This Month
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2016

Boston Ballet presents a one-day-only performance, First Look, featuring new and returning dancers in Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, and select Boston Ballet School Summer Dance Program (SDP) students. SDP students will perform alongside BBII company members in a range of works curated... (more...)
CUNY Dance Initiative Announces Fall 2016 Events CUNY Dance Initiative Announces Fall 2016 Events
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2016

Seven choreographers/companies will present world premieres. Bessie Award-winning performer Caleb Teicher will premiere his full-length Variations, set to Glenn Gould's iconic recording of Bach's "Goldberg Variations." Gabrielle Lamb will present a new group work inspired by artist Soghra Khurasani'... (more...)
Battery Dance Presents The 35th Annual BATTERY DANCE FESTIVAL this August Battery Dance Presents The 35th Annual BATTERY DANCE FESTIVAL this August
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2016

Battery Dance, in association with Battery Park City Authority, announces the 35th Annual Battery Dance Festival (formerly the Downtown Dance Festival), with free performances on August 14-19, 2016, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm against the breathtaking backdrop of the New York Harbor at Robert F. Wagner Jr... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet Seeks Artists for 7th Annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition The Joffrey Ballet Seeks Artists for 7th Annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2016

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces a national call for ALAANA (African, Latino(a), Asian, Arab and Native American) artists to submit applications for The Joffrey Academy's Seventh Annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition.... (more...)
American Repertory Ballet's Executive Director Vanessa Logan to Join Texas Ballet Theater American Repertory Ballet's Executive Director Vanessa Logan to Join Texas Ballet Theater
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2016

American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School announced today that Vanessa Logan will resign, effective July 29, 2016, as Executive Director. Logan will join Texas Ballet Theater, based in Fort Worth and Dallas, as their new Executive Director.... (more...)
Boston Ballet Announces Roster, FIRST LOOK for BBII Boston Ballet Announces Roster, FIRST LOOK for BBII
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2016

July 20, 2016 (BOSTON, MA)—Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the 2016–17 season roster for Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, which will be comprised of 14 dancers. Both new and returning BBII dancers will perform together for the first time in First Look, a new prog... (more...)
Two Events this Weekend at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center Two Events this Weekend at Manhattan Movement & Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2016

THE SERIES: VOL. 1, presented by Ballet Inc. Saturday July 23 at 7:30 PM. Reservations: www.ballet-inc.org. FINI DANCE FESTIVAL Sunday, July 24 at 7:30 PM. Reservations: www.ticketsfly.com.... (more...)
Boston Ballet II Roster Announced; FIRST LOOK Set for July 30 Boston Ballet II Roster Announced; FIRST LOOK Set for July 30
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2016

Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announced the 2016-17 season roster for Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, which will be comprised of 14 dancers.... (more...)
The Australian Ballet to Perform the Iconic NIJINSKY for the First Time The Australian Ballet to Perform the Iconic NIJINSKY for the First Time
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2016

The Australian Ballet is thrilled to unveil its premiere production of John Neumeier's acclaimed Nijinsky.Rarely seen outside Europe and performed by The Australian Ballet for the first time, Nijinsky takes audiences inside the mind of a ballet legend. The work runs in Melbourne from 7 - 17 Septembe... (more...)
Roxey Ballet Announces In-Studio and Mainstage Events Roxey Ballet Announces In-Studio and Mainstage Events
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2016

Roxey Ballet kicks off its 22nd year by announcing Fall and Spring Main Stage Performances and In-Studio events. The season will begin with Roxey Ballet's popular In-Studio events, leading up to the Halloween Community Engagement performance of 'Frankenstein'. The 22nd Annual Holiday Classic 'Nutcra... (more...)
Chicago Dancing Festival Releases Full Schedule of Events for 10th Anniversary, 8/23 Chicago Dancing Festival Releases Full Schedule of Events for 10th Anniversary, 8/23
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2016

CHICAGO (July 14, 2016) – The Chicago Dancing Festival, the nation's largest dance festival, proudly announces repertoire for its 10th annual series with George Balanchine's Concerto Barocco (performed byPennsylvania Ballet in its Chicago Dancing Festival debut), Alexander Ekman's Episode 31 (The Jo... (more...)
Excerpts from LA BAYADERE, SLEEPING BEAUTY & More Set for The Hartt School's 'From Studio to Stage' Excerpts from LA BAYADERE, SLEEPING BEAUTY & More Set for The Hartt School's 'From Studio to Stage'
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2016

The Hartt School Community Division (HCD) Dance Department presents an evening of ballet-The Kingdom Of The Shades from the full-length ballet La Bayadere, Aurora's Wedding from the ballet classic The Sleeping Beauty, and two ballets by legendary choreographer Antony Tudor-on Saturday, July 23, 2016... (more...)
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and More Set for American Repertory Ballet's 2016-17 Season PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and More Set for American Repertory Ballet's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2016

American Repertory Ballet, New Jersey's preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 performance season.... (more...)
2016 Jadin Wong Dance Award Fellow Announced 2016 Jadin Wong Dance Award Fellow Announced
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2016

Jesse Obremski, a Juilliard graduate, has been selected the 2016 Jadin Wong Dance Fellow in Dance. This is the third year the Asian American Arts Alliance has administered this award on behalf of the New York Community Trust. The fellowship goes to an Asian American dancer/choreographer who is age 3... (more...)
35th Annual Battery Dance Festival Set for August 35th Annual Battery Dance Festival Set for August
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2016

Battery Dance, in association with Battery Park City Authority, announces the 35th Annual Battery Dance Festival (formerly the Downtown Dance Festival), with free performances on August 14-19, 2016, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm against the breathtaking backdrop of the New York Harbor at Robert F. Wagner Jr... (more...)
Pamela Levy Named Princeton Ballet School Director Pamela Levy Named Princeton Ballet School Director
by BWW News Desk - July 08, 2016

American Repertory Ballet and Princeton Ballet School announced today that, after an international search, Pamela Levy has been selected as the school's director. Levy will be the fourth director in its 62-year history. ... (more...)
BWW Interview: Choreographer Al Blackstone Talks FREDDIE FALLS IN LOVE for the Fire Island Dance Festival BWW Interview: Choreographer Al Blackstone Talks FREDDIE FALLS IN LOVE for the Fire Island Dance Festival
by Bob Rizzo - July 07, 2016

Popular choreographer Al Blackstone, known for his Broadway style routines on So You Think You Can Dance, is excited to be returning for his third season at the Fire Island Dance Festival. Blackstone will be presenting an excerpt from his new work, Freddie Falls In Love, which recently had its premi... (more...)
Hubbard Street 2's MARIKO'S MAGICAL MIX Set for Jacob's Pillow This Month Hubbard Street 2's MARIKO'S MAGICAL MIX Set for Jacob's Pillow This Month
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2016

Hubbard Street 2, the young second company of the world-renowned Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, will present Mariko's Magical Mix: A Dance Adventure for their Jacob's Pillow debut, in the Doris Duke Theatre, July 13-17.... (more...)
National Choreographers Initiative Announces Dance Ensemble for 2016 Season National Choreographers Initiative Announces Dance Ensemble for 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2016

Artistic Director, Molly Lynch, is announcing an ensemble of sixteen professional dancers and three apprentices for the National Choreographers Initiative project in July.   The dancers needed for this type of project have special qualities. The schedule is physically quite demanding and the proce... (more...)
World Premiere of AND STILL YOU MUST SWING to Premiere at Jacob's Pillow Next Week World Premiere of AND STILL YOU MUST SWING to Premiere at Jacob's Pillow Next Week
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2016

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presents the world premiere engagement of And Still You Must Swing with three of the world's most celebrated tap dance luminaries—Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards, Jason Samuels Smith, and Derick K. Grant—July    6-10 in the intimate Doris Duke Theatre. The program embraces mas... (more...)
Juilliard Dance Sets 2016-17 Season Juilliard Dance Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2016

Juilliard Dance, under the direction of Lawrence Rhodes, opens its season in December with New Dances: Edition 2016 featuring four world-premiere dances by innovative choreographers John Heginbotham, an alumnus of Juilliard who will be working with the first-year class; Katarzyna Skarpetowska, an al... (more...)
Miami City Ballet Welcomes Kathryn Moriarty to School Faculty Miami City Ballet Welcomes Kathryn Moriarty to School Faculty
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2016

Miami City Ballet School, the official school of Miami City Ballet, adds to its roster of esteemed faculty members by welcoming Kathryn Moriarty, who begins her tenure by teaching at the MCB Summer Intensive that began on June 20. Moriarty will serve as principal faculty for Levels IV and V in the S... (more...)
Cast Set for TWYLA THARP AND THREE DANCES at The Joyce Theatre Cast Set for TWYLA THARP AND THREE DANCES at The Joyce Theatre
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2016

Twyla Tharp and Three Dances, the previously announced program conceived and directed by Twyla Tharp and featuring two classics and one premiere, will be presented by The Joyce Theater Foundation for two weeks next month, July 10-23, in its intimate Chelsea home, located at 175 Eighth Avenue at 19th... (more...)



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