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Shreveport Dance Academy Announces Summer Intensive Faculty Shreveport Dance Academy Announces Summer Intensive Faculty
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2017

]EMILY LOSCOCCO, former principal dancer of Festival Ballet Providence, PHILLIP BROOMHEAD, former principal dancer of the Houston Ballet and the Royal Ballet, and BETSY McBRIDE of American Ballet Theatre, and SIMON WEXLER former principal dancer of Texas Ballet Theatre will be members of the faculty... (more...)
BWW Interview: A 'Prolific' Summer: Catching up with James Whiteside BWW Interview: A 'Prolific' Summer: Catching up with James Whiteside
by Christina Pandolfi - July 16, 2017

To leave a permanent mark on the cultural landscape is a lifelong motivation for any artist. But for accomplished American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer James Whiteside, one medium simply can't contain his high-watt creativity. As a pop singer, choreographer, and storyteller, James seems to find i... (more...)
New 2017-18 Bolshoi Ballet Cinema Season Announced; Tickets on Sale Now New 2017-18 Bolshoi Ballet Cinema Season Announced; Tickets on Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2017

For the fourth consecutive season, the world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet lights up cinema screens nationwide with a bold lineup of newly-staged ballet classics, as part of the 2017-18 Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema Series. Featuring eight performances on select Sundays from October 2017 to June 2018, audience... (more...)
Ballet's James Whiteside is White Hot and Coming to a City Near You This Summer Ballet's James Whiteside is White Hot and Coming to a City Near You This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2017

James Whiteside, ballet's most daring principal artist known for his theatrical and technical versatility, will begin an extensive and varied summer tour, with seven appearances worldwide, after the close of the American Ballet Theatre's Metropolitan Opera House Season. Whiteside kicks off the summe... (more...)
BALLETNOW Will Showcase 24 Dance Superstars in Iconic and Contemporary Dance Favorites BALLETNOW Will Showcase 24 Dance Superstars in Iconic and Contemporary Dance Favorites
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2017

As The Music Center wraps up its 14th season of Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center, Angelenos have the opportunity to see some of the world's finest dancers perform a mix of iconic ballets and new pieces in The Music Center's BalletNOW.  Following the popularity of the first BalletNOW... (more...)
Misty Copeland to Guest Judge on NBC's WORLD OF DANCE Misty Copeland to Guest Judge on NBC's WORLD OF DANCE
by TV News Desk - June 21, 2017

Ballet dancer extraordinaire Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal ballerina in the history of American Ballet Theatre, will be a guest judge on the July 18 and July 25 episodes of NBC's new high-rated competition series WORLD OF DANCE.... (more...)
BWW REVIEW: American Ballet Theatre's LE CORSAIRE BWW REVIEW: American Ballet Theatre's LE CORSAIRE
by Wesley Doucette - June 19, 2017

Petipa, who of the three choreographers listed in the program has the most influence on American Ballet Theatre's Le Corsaire, knows how to create a dramatic excuse for dance. With a few notable exceptions, 'Giselle' and 'Romeo and Juliet' come instantly to my mind, declarative dance which spends tw... (more...)
BWW Dance Interview: Mark d'At-Pace BWW Dance Interview: Mark d'At-Pace
by Barnett Serchuk - June 18, 2017

Broadwayworld Dance recently conducted an interview with Australian ballet dancer Mark d'At Pace, find out about his life and career.... (more...)
New English Ballet Theatre to Present World Premiere of THE FOUR SEASONS New English Ballet Theatre to Present World Premiere of THE FOUR SEASONS
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

The critically acclaimed NEW ENGLISH BALLET THEATRE is one of Britain's most exciting contemporary ballet companies; run by its visionary founder and Artistic Director Karen Pilkington-Miksa, NEBT specialises in commissioning new work from both established and fast rising choreographers for dancers ... (more...)
Moscow Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Tour of Great Russian Nutcracker Coast to Coast Across North America Moscow Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Tour of Great Russian Nutcracker Coast to Coast Across North America
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2017

The one and only Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker and classic Swan Lake celebrate 25 years of touring North America bringing world renowned Russian ballets and artists to audiences in cities and towns, large and small. The “2017 Peace and Puppets Tour” features Moscow Ballet's singular “Dove o... (more...)
Gelsey Kirkland Ballet Presents RUSSIAN TREASURES, 5/18-26 Gelsey Kirkland Ballet Presents RUSSIAN TREASURES, 5/18-26
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Recently, the esteemed Gelsey Kirkland Ballet has become the headquarters for lesser known pieces from some of the greatest Russian choreographers of all time. Continuing this tradition, Gelsey Kirkland Ballet announced today the next program of its 2016/2017 season will be Russian Treasures...... (more...)
Vilia Putrius to Retire at End of FBP's Season End Vilia Putrius to Retire at End of FBP's Season End
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

Vilia Putrius, one of Festival Ballet Providence's (FBP) leading dancers for more than ten seasons, will retire from the company at the end of FBP's 39th Season next month. Ms. Putrius, who joined the FBP company in 2006, has performed many of the most memorable principal roles in FBP's repertoire, ... (more...)
Alessandra Corona Presents A CORONA WORKS, 5/30 Alessandra Corona Presents A CORONA WORKS, 5/30
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Alessandra Corona presents her A Corona Works in two world premieres by Italian choreographers:  'Amore Impossibile'  by Kristian Cellini of Rome, and 'Just Joy' by Guido Tuveri of Sardinia, May 30 & 31 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (entrance on 25th Street).   Corona, a ... (more...)
Alessandra Corona Presents Works by Italian Choreographers at Baruch Performing Arts Center Alessandra Corona Presents Works by Italian Choreographers at Baruch Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017

Alessandra Corona presents her A Corona Works in two world premieres by Italian choreographers:  'Amore Impossibile'  by Kristian Cellini of Rome, and 'Just Joy' by Guido Tuveri of Sardinia, May 30 & 31 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (entrance on 25th Street).... (more...)
San Francisco Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season San Francisco Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

San Francisco Ballet, long recognized for pushing boundaries in dance, has announced its 2017-18 Season program and schedule. This summer, SF Ballet will return to Festival Napa Valley for one performance only on Friday, July 21, 2017, accompanied by members of the SF Ballet Orchestra. In addition, ... (more...)
NYC Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season - 100th Anniversary of Jerome Robbins, Justin Peck World Premiere and More! NYC Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season - 100th Anniversary of Jerome Robbins, Justin Peck World Premiere and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

New York City Ballet will open its 2017-18 Season at Lincoln Center on Tuesday, September 19, and will continue with 21 weeks of performances, through Sunday, June 3, featuring 61 ballets by 15 different choreographers.... (more...)
Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Misa Kuranaga Nominated for Benois de la Danse Award Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Misa Kuranaga Nominated for Benois de la Danse Award
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2017

Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Misa Kuranaga has been nominated for the prestigious Benois de la Danse award for her portrayal of Tatiana in John Cranko's Onegin and Medora in Ivan Liška's Le Corsaire.... (more...)
Imagine Ballet Theater Presents Raymond Van Mason's FAIRYOPOLIS, 4/28-29 Imagine Ballet Theater Presents Raymond Van Mason's FAIRYOPOLIS, 4/28-29
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

Imagine Ballet Theatre, an Ogden-based ballet company, is bringing spring to the stage of Peery's Egyptian Theatre, with their whimsical new production of Fairyopolis on April 28 and 29, 2017.... (more...)
Schimmel Center Presents New York Theatre Ballet's UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN/DANCE And THE ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES Schimmel Center Presents New York Theatre Ballet's UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN/DANCE And THE ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

Schimmel Center presents New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) Uptown/Downtown/Dance at Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce Street, NYC, on Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29, 2017 at 7:30pm and The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies! on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 3pm.... (more...)
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Promotes Diana Yohe to Soloist Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Promotes Diana Yohe to Soloist
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2017

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PBT) Artistic Director Terrence S. Orr has promoted company dancer Diana Yohe, of Willoughby, Ohio, to the rank of soloist for the 2017-2018 ballet season, which opens Oct. 27-29, with “Dracula” at the Benedum Center.... (more...)
Colorado Ballet Announces Successful 2016-17 Season Colorado Ballet Announces Successful 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2017

Colorado Ballet just finished the most successful performance season in the 56-year history of the organization by breaking both attendance and revenue records.  Colorado Ballet's 2016/2017 productions of Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Ballet MasterWorks and The Little Mermaid all exceeded budgeted reve... (more...)
Imagine Ballet Theatre Presents FAIRYOPOLIS Imagine Ballet Theatre Presents FAIRYOPOLIS
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2017

Imagine Ballet Theatre, an Ogden-based ballet company, is bringing spring to the stage of Peery's Egyptian Theatre, with their whimsical new production of Fairyopolis on April 28 and 29, 2017.... (more...)
Devon Carney To Teach Master Class In Classical Ballet At Classical Ballet Theatre, 4/23 Devon Carney To Teach Master Class In Classical Ballet At Classical Ballet Theatre, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2017

DEVON CARNEY, artistic director of the Kansas City Ballet, will be teaching a master class for the Classical Ballet Theatre in Herndon, Virginia on April 23, 2017 from 10 A.M. – 12 Noon. For more information contact Classical Ballet Theatre at www.ctnva.org... (more...)
BWW Review: THE JOFFREY BALLET Performs in NYC for the First Time in Over 20 Years BWW Review: THE JOFFREY BALLET Performs in NYC for the First Time in Over 20 Years
by Sondra Forsyth - March 31, 2017

The Joffrey Ballet is back on the boards in NYC for the first time since the company decamped to Chicago in 1995. At Lincoln Center's Koch Theater from March 29th to April 2nd 2017, the troupe founded by Robert Joffrey and Gerald Arpino in 1956 and now under the artistic direction of Ashley Wheater ... (more...)
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents ROMEO AND JULIET, 4/21-23 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents ROMEO AND JULIET, 4/21-23
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2017

In the company's 2016-2017 Season finale, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PBT) will present the North American premiere of Derek Deane's dramatic “Romeo and Juliet” with the PBT Orchestra in five performances April 21-23, at the Benedum Center.... (more...)