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Words on Dance Presents Christopher Wheeldon in conversation with Rita Moreno, 4/27Words on Dance Presents Christopher Wheeldon in conversation with Rita Moreno, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2015

Words on Dance in association with Symphony Space, is proud to present an evening with CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON, featuring the internationally acclaimed choreographer and director in rarely seen television and film clips and a live conversation conducted by the Academy, Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award-winning actress/singer/dancer RITA MORENO, April 27, 7:00 PM at Symphony Space, 95th Street and Broadway. (more...)

Segerstrom Center Sets Free Activities for ABT's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 3/3-8Segerstrom Center Sets Free Activities for ABT's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 3/3-8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts is proud to present the world premiere of American Ballet Theatre's spectacular new production of The Sleeping Beauty March 3 - 8, 2015. Audiences are invited to enjoy lobby activities and Preview Talks at all performances, free to all ticketholders. Lobby activities begin one hour before show time and are available during intermission. Preview Talks are held in the Orchestra Terrace seating of Segerstrom Hall one hour prior to curtain. (more...)

LITTLE DANCER's Tiler Peck to Join Broadway's ON THE TOWN For Six Shows Next WeekLITTLE DANCER's Tiler Peck to Join Broadway's ON THE TOWN For Six Shows Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

New York City Ballet principal dancer Tiler Peck will step into the role of 'Ivy Smith' in the new Broadway revival of On The Town this March for six performances only, while her fellow New York City Ballet principal dancer, and sister-in law, Megan Fairchild is on vacation. Peck will play the role at the following performances: March 3rd at 7pm, March 4th at 2pm and 8pm, March 14th at 2pm and 8pm, and March 15th at 3pm. (more...)

ON THE NATURE OF THINGS to Run 3/25-27 at American Museum of Natural HistoryON THE NATURE OF THINGS to Run 3/25-27 at American Museum of Natural History
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

In a career spanning more than four decades, the contemporary American choreographer Karole Armitage has been celebrated for blurring the boundaries between dance, music and art. Inspired by disparate, non-narrative sources—from 20th century physics, to 16th century Florentine fashion, to pop culture and new media—the classical dance vocabulary, in her hands, is given a needed shock to its system with speed and fractured lines, abstractions and symmetry countermanded by asymmetry. (more...)

ABT Studio Company and JKO School to Perform at Pace, 3/13-14ABT Studio Company and JKO School to Perform at Pace, 3/13-14
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's Studio Company and the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School will appear at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at PACE University in New York City, March 13 – 14, 2015. The Studio Company will give one performance on Friday, March 13 at 7:30 PM and the ABT JKO School will give two performances on Saturday, March 14 at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM. (more...)

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Presents SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/26-29The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Presents SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/26-29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2015

Principal Pops Conductor Jack Everly leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in performances of Singin' in the Rain,Thursday, March 26, at 8 p.m. at The Music Center at Strathmore and Friday, March 27, at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 28, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, March 29, at 3 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Ranked by the American Film Institute (AFI) as the No. 1 movie musical of all time, Singin' in the Rain stars Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, and features a lighthearted portrayal of iconic dance and memorable songs, including "Make 'em Laugh," "Fit as a Fiddle" and more. The film will be projected on a large screen above the Orchestra while Maestro Everly leads the BSO in the moving classic score. Please see below for complete program details. (more...)

'STORIES THAT DANCE' to Play Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 3/13-15'STORIES THAT DANCE' to Play Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 3/13-15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2015

Manhattan Youth Ballet and Manhattan Movement & Arts Center present Stories that Dance: Shakespeare and his Legacy from March 13-15, 2015 at the Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 West 60th Street, NYC (between Amsterdam and West End Avenues) in the Lincoln Center area. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for students. Tickets are available at manhattanyouthballet.org beginning Tuesday, February 10 or by calling 212-787-1178. Performances: Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 1pm and 5pm, Sunday at 3pm. (more...)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Present SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/26-29Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Present SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/26-29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2015

Principal Pops Conductor Jack Everly leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in performances of Singin' in the Rain, Thursday, March 26, at 8 p.m. at The Music Center at Strathmore and Friday, March 27, at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 28, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, March 29, at 3 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Ranked by the American Film Institute (AFI) as the No. 1 movie musical of all time, Singin' in the Rain stars Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, and features a lighthearted portrayal of iconic dance and memorable songs, including 'Make 'em Laugh,' 'Fit as a Fiddle' and more. The film will be projected on a large screen above the Orchestra while Maestro Everly leads the BSO in the moving classic score. Please see below for complete program details. (more...)

BWW Previews: Alexandra Ballet Company to Perform GISELLE at the TOUHILL, 2/21-22BWW Previews: Alexandra Ballet Company to Perform GISELLE at the TOUHILL, 2/21-22
by Chris Gibson - Feb 19, 2015

St. Louis will celebrate ballet legend Miss Alexandra Zaharias the weekend of February 21-22 with A Sapphire Celebration and the masterpiece of the Romantic Era, GISELLE, at the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center. The Saturday, February 21st celebration will include cocktails and hors d'oeuvres with alumni followed by a World Premiere viewing of the documentary tribute: Miss A. The Gift of Grace: A Documentary before Alexandra Ballet Company's (ABC) endearing performance of GISELLE. (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Winner to Join Cast of Broadway's ON THE TOWNSO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Winner to Join Cast of Broadway's ON THE TOWN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

The new Broadway revival of On The Town will welcome 'SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE' winner and 'America's Favorite Dancer' Ricky Ubeda to the cast beginning February 27, 2015 for a limited engagement through April 26, 2015. (more...)

Washington Ballet to Host World Premiere of SLEEPY HOLLOW, 2/18Washington Ballet to Host World Premiere of SLEEPY HOLLOW, 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Washington Ballet is pleased to announce casting and libretto for the world premiere of Septime Webre's Sleepy Hollow, Wednesday, February 18 - Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Theater. The Company will be joined by guest artist, Xiomara Reyes, a principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre who will premiere the role of Katrina Van Tassel. Reyes studied at Cuba's National Ballet School. Prior to joining ABT, she danced as a First Soloist at the Royal Ballet of Flanders. Reyes joined American Ballet Theatre as a Soloist in 2001 and was promoted to Principal Dancer in 2003. Her awards include the Gold Medal for the Best Soloist at the International Ballet Competition of Chiclayo, Peru (1996), Best Couple Prize at the XIV International Ballet Competition in Varna (1990) and Silver Medal at the Cinquienne Concours International de Danse de Paris (1992). (more...)

Michael M. Kaiser Reflects on State of the Arts in New Book 'Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America'Michael M. Kaiser Reflects on State of the Arts in New Book 'Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America'
by Tori Leiber - Feb 11, 2015

Michael M. Kaiser, founder and chairman of the DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland, is the author of 'Curtains?: The Future of the Arts in America,' published by Brandeis University Press. (more...)

Franklin Performing Arts Center to Welcome the Joffrey Ballet Concert Group on 2/21Franklin Performing Arts Center to Welcome the Joffrey Ballet Concert Group on 2/21
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2015

The prestigious Joffrey Ballet Concert Group graces THE BLACK BOX in downtown Franklin with a spectacular program of dance that includes Gerald Arpino's celebrated signature work, Light Rain. The performance, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 21, is presented as part of THE BLACK BOX Artist-in-Residence Series, which also features afternoon master classes with Nicole Duffy Robertson, a repetiteur for The Gerald Arpino and Robert Joffrey Foundation and a faculty member at the Joffrey Ballet School, a premiere institution of American dance. (more...)

Breaking News: Hollywood Bowl Sets 2015 Summer Musical - SPAMALOT!Breaking News: Hollywood Bowl Sets 2015 Summer Musical - SPAMALOT!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2015

Now the big news we've been waiting for ... Monty Python's SPAMALOT will be the Bowl's official musical of the summer with an all-star cast expected for 3 performances - Friday July 31, Saturday August 1st and Sunday August 2nd. No cast or creative team has yet been announced. (more...)

Twyla Tharp Will Hit the Road with New Works in 2015; Tour Will Visit Lincoln Center & More!Twyla Tharp Will Hit the Road with New Works in 2015; Tour Will Visit Lincoln Center & More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

According to the New York Times, dance legend Twyla Tharp, whose choreography has been seen on Broadway in such shows as Movin' Out and Come Fly Away, is going on the road. The choreographer will celebrate her 50th year in the business with a national tour that will eventually make its way to Lincoln Center on November 22, 2015. The 15-stop tour will feature twelve dancers and new works to the music of Bach, Henry Butler, Steve Bernstein and John Zorn. An official schedule has not yet been announced. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Mikhail Baryshnikov and Lil Buck Team Up for 'Rag and Bone' Ad CampaignSTAGE TUBE: Mikhail Baryshnikov and Lil Buck Team Up for 'Rag and Bone' Ad Campaign
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2015

67-year old ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov proves he still has it in a video campaign with street dancer Lil Buck for Rag and Bone, which showcases a contemporary style. (more...)

U.S.-CUBA POLICY: THE ARTIST PERSPECTIVE Panel Set for New York City Center, 2/18U.S.-CUBA POLICY: THE ARTIST PERSPECTIVE Panel Set for New York City Center, 2/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2015

Prominent Cuban and Cuban-American dance artists will discuss how evolving relations between the United States and Cuba will affect the arts and cultural exchanges between the two countries in a free panel on Wednesday, February 18 at 6:15 pm at New York City Center. (more...)

HCT Recognized by Musical America WorldwideHCT Recognized by Musical America Worldwide
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

Hale Centre Theatre (HCT) was recently recognized by a worldwide performing arts publication, Musical America Worldwide, as a recipient of the 30 Professionals of the Year: Profiles in Courage award. HCT received the recognition for its innovation and proactive approach to sharing techniques and behind-the-scenes production through a rough-cut video series, Real Access Hale (RAH). (more...)

Houston Ballet Presents MODERN MASTERS 3/12-22Houston Ballet Presents MODERN MASTERS 3/12-22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2015

From March 12 - 22, 2015 Houston Ballet offers up Modern Masters, a spring mixed repertory program showcasing works by three of the twentieth century's greatest choreographers. (more...)

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents CASABLANCA, 2/15The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents CASABLANCA, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

Fall in love all over again when the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents "Casablanca," a symphonic cinema event led by American conductor Emil de Cou, for one special night on Sunday, February 15 at 8 p.m. in Heinz Hall. (more...)

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