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Limon International Festival Programs Set for Joyce Season, 10/13-25 Limon International Festival Programs Set for Joyce Season, 10/13-25
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2015

For more than fifty years, works by José Limón have been performed by companies around the world, including the Royal Danish Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Paris Opera Ballet, Bayerisches Staatsballett, and more.  Now, approaching the Company's 70th Anniversary, the José Limón Dance Foundation wil... (more...)
American Ballet Theatre Sets Dancers for 2015 Fall Season at Koch Theatre American Ballet Theatre Sets Dancers for 2015 Fall Season at Koch Theatre
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2015

American Ballet Theatre opens its Fall season on Wednesday, October 21 at 6:30 P.M. with a special opening night Gala performance, highlighted by the New York City premiere of a new work by Mark Morris, with music by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (Septet in C Major, No. 2 'Military') and costumes by Issac M... (more...)
Jacob's Pillow Presents Jessica Lang Dance in THE WANDERER, July 29-August 9 Jacob's Pillow Presents Jessica Lang Dance in THE WANDERER, July 29-August 9
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2015

Contemporary ballet company Jessica Lang Dance, led by founder, choreographer, and Artistic Director Jessica Lang, returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for an extended two-week run of The Wanderer, July 29-August 9 in the Doris Duke Theatre.... (more...)
Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet Set for Jacob's Pillow, 7/29-8/2 Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet Set for Jacob's Pillow, 7/29-8/2
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2015

Following last season's popular BALLET 2014 engagement, New York City Ballet principal dancer Daniel Ulbricht returns with a topflight ensemble in remarkable works by a variety of acclaimed choreographers, performed to live music, July 29-August 2 in the Ted Shawn Theatre. Principals, soloists, and ... (more...)
World Premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO Set for Jacob's Pillow, 7/22-26 World Premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO Set for Jacob's Pillow, 7/22-26
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2015

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presents the highly-anticipated world premiere of Daniil Simkin's INTENSIO, featuring the remarkable talent of eight American Ballet Theatre (ABT) stars and guest artist Céline Cassone of Les Ballet Jazz de Montréal in the intimate Ted Shawn Theatre, July 22-26. INTENSI... (more...)
Frame: The London Dance Film Festival to Launch Next Year Frame: The London Dance Film Festival to Launch Next Year
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2015

FRAME: The London Dance Film Festival is a major new event to be produced by BalletBoyz and the International Music + Media Centre (IMZ Vienna) which will take place in the UK next June.  In partnership with the international dancescreen competition, FRAME will feature cutting-edge new films alongsi... (more...)
Choreographer Matthew Bourne to Announce New Adventures Choreographer Award Choreographer Matthew Bourne to Announce New Adventures Choreographer Award
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2015

Matthew Bourne announced today the third New Adventures Choreographer Award (NACA). Open to emerging choreographers of all ages, NACA follows the success of the 2012 and 2014 awards that helped launch the choreographic careers of James Cousins, Tom Jackson-Greaves and John Ross. In addition to the s... (more...)
Alonzo King LINES Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow, 7/15-19 Alonzo King LINES Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow, 7/15-19
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2015

Alonzo King LINES Ballet returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival with bold new ideas for contemporary ballet July 15-19.... (more...)
Matthew Bourne Opens 2015-16 New Adventures Choreographer Award Matthew Bourne Opens 2015-16 New Adventures Choreographer Award
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2015

Matthew Bourne announced today the third New Adventures Choreographer Award (NACA). Open to emerging choreographers of all ages, NACA follows the success of the 2012 and 2014 awards that helped launch the choreographic careers of James Cousins, Tom Jackson-Greaves and John Ross. In addition to the s... (more...)
The Joyce Theater's BALLET FESTIVAL to Run 8/4-16 The Joyce Theater's BALLET FESTIVAL to Run 8/4-16
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2015

Following its successful, sold-out festival of ballet in 2013, The Joyce Theater Foundation (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) will once again present a two-week long season of America's most exciting contemporary ballet companies and choreographers. This remarkable Ballet Festival, designed to rec... (more...)
BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's CINDERELLA BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's CINDERELLA
by Barnett Serchuk - July 06, 2015

When the Sadler's Wells (now the Royal Ballet) first performed "Cinderella" on its triumphant 1949 debut performance at the old Metropolitan Opera, John Martin, the eminent New York Times dance critic, was not engrossed. He wrote that it was difficult to be enthusiastic about it, but "if it were str... (more...)
Julie Pappas Smith to Guest Teach at Marblehead School of Ballet Julie Pappas Smith to Guest Teach at Marblehead School of Ballet
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

Broadway performer, Julie Pappas Smith, a North Shore native, returns to the Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) in Marblehead, Massachusetts this summer to teach two master classes, floor-barre and musical theatre jazz.  Originally from Swampscott, Massachusetts, Pappas Smith began her professional t... (more...)
HCD to Present GISELLE, 7/25 HCD to Present GISELLE, 7/25
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

The Hartt School Community Division (HCD) Dance Department presents Giselle, a ballet by Adolphe Adam, on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Millard Auditorium at the University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford. Guest choreographer and artistic director of the produc... (more...)
American Ballet Theatre Announces New Promotions American Ballet Theatre Announces New Promotions
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

Stella Abrera and Misty Copeland have been promoted to the rank of Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Skylar Brandt, Thomas Forster, Arron Scott and Cassandra Trenary have been promoted to Soloist effective August 1, 2015.   In addition, Maria Kochetkova, a principal dancer with San F... (more...)
BWW Reviews: THE ROYAL BALLET Offers an Uneven Mixed Bill by British Choreographers BWW Reviews: THE ROYAL BALLET Offers an Uneven Mixed Bill by British Choreographers
by Sondra Forsyth - June 29, 2015

The second program of the Royal Ballet of England's return to New York City after an 11-year hiatus – and the first appearance of the company at the Koch Theatre in Lincoln Center – was an ambitious but not entirely successful presentation of works by British choreographers. The greatest failing was... (more...)
Limon International Dance Festival Set for Joyce Theater, 10/13-25 Limon International Dance Festival Set for Joyce Theater, 10/13-25
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

For more than fifty years, works by José Limón have been performed by companies around the world, including the Royal Danish Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Paris Opera Ballet, Bayerisches Staatsballet, and more. Now, approaching the Company's 70th Anniversary, the José Limón Dance Foundation will ... (more...)
New York City Ballet's 2015 Fall Gala Set for 9/30 New York City Ballet's 2015 Fall Gala Set for 9/30
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2015

New York City Ballet's 2015 Fall Gala will once again bring together the worlds of dance and fashion with a program consisting of five ballets each featuring original costumes created by an international roster of six of the fashion world's most exciting creative artists.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatre's Newest Juliet BWW Reviews: Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatre's Newest Juliet
by Rose Marija - June 24, 2015

On June 16, 2015, I was privileged to be in attendance at the Metropolitan Opera House for Misty Copeland's debut performance of Juliet in Sir Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet, set to Sergei Prokofiev's exciting score. This ballet has been in ABT's repertory since 1985, with scenery and costumes... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Open 2015-16 Season with Mariinsky Ballet, 9/24-27 Segerstrom Center to Open 2015-16 Season with Mariinsky Ballet, 9/24-27
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

Russia's Mariinsky Ballet, one of the world's most influential and historically rich dance companies, returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts September 24 - 27, 2015 opening the Center's 30th Season with Raymonda. Performing with the Mariinsky Orchestra, this will be the company's eighth visit to ... (more...)
World Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music Center World Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music Center
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

Heightening its role as a powerful commissioning force, Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center - The Music Center's acclaimed dance series - is introducing an exciting new chapter in dance with the world premiere of BalletNow, an original three-performance program for which American Balle... (more...)
New English Ballet Theatre Coming to St James Theatre New English Ballet Theatre Coming to St James Theatre
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

NEW ENGLISH BALLET THEATRE and guests will present four special performances at the St James Theatre in London during August to raise funds for the Nepal earthquake relief effort. DANCING FOR NEPAL will see New English Ballet Theatre and friends perform a varied and exciting programme that will cons... (more...)
Houston Ballet Appoints Jared Matthews as New Principal Dancer Houston Ballet Appoints Jared Matthews as New Principal Dancer
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2015

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch promoted Jared Matthews to the rank of principal dancer after a well-received performance as Lucentio in John Cranko's production of The Taming of the Shrew on Saturday, June 20. ... (more...)
Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2015 Dance Council Honors Awardees
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2015

Dance Council of North Texas (DCNT) is proud to announce the 2015 Dance Council Honors that will take place on September 6, 2015 at the Dallas City Performance Hall as part of the second annual Dallas DanceFest, September 4-6, 2015.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY BWW Reviews: American Ballet Theatre's SLEEPING BEAUTY
by Barnett Serchuk - June 17, 2015

Remember history class in high school? The teacher presented a lecture and told us how exciting a certain historical period had been, going on to incessantly bore us because we had no recourse other than to take indecipherable notes we couldn't understand later, finally coming to the conclusion that... (more...)
Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch is Awarded the Order of Australia Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch is Awarded the Order of Australia
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch was awarded the Order of Australia for his contributions to the world of dance. The award recognizes his significant service to the performing arts as a ballet dancer, mentor, choreographer and artistic director. The prestigious Order of Australia Award... (more...)



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