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The Stars Shined Bright at Festival Ballet Theatre's 10th Annual GALA OF THE STARS The Stars Shined Bright at Festival Ballet Theatre's 10th Annual GALA OF THE STARS
by BWW News Desk - August 29, 2017

Orange County's resident professional ballet company, Festival Ballet Theatre, celebrated the 10th Anniversary of their annual Gala Of The Stars on Friday, August 18th with stellar performances from some of the most distinguished dancers of our time.... (more...)
Casting Announced For American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season Casting Announced For American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

Casting for American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season at the David H. Koch Theater was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.... (more...)
Auditorium Theatre Celebrates Grand Re-Opening with Golden Celebration of Dance Auditorium Theatre Celebrates Grand Re-Opening with Golden Celebration of Dance
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2017

On November 12, 2017, the Auditorium Theatre, The Theatre for the People, commemorates the 50th anniversary of its grand re-opening with a one-night-only mixed repertory program featuring dancers from the world's premier dance companies: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, D... (more...)
BWW Review: ABT Triumphs with Tchaikovsky and Closes Spring Season BWW Review: ABT Triumphs with Tchaikovsky and Closes Spring Season
by Christina Pandolfi - July 11, 2017

It's always a bittersweet feeling when a company ends its season, and in the current political climate, one can never take the arts for granted. But on Friday July 7, 2017, the Metropolitan Opera House was atwitter with the promise of American Ballet Theatre's program dedicated to Tchaikovsky. Pre-s... (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...)
Casting Announced for ABT's Final Two Weeks at The Met Casting Announced for ABT's Final Two Weeks at The Met
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2017

Casting for the seventh and eighth weeks of American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.... (more...)
BWW Review: ABT's THE GOLDEN COCKEREL BWW Review: ABT's THE GOLDEN COCKEREL
by Barnett Serchuk - June 12, 2017

I was very excited to see ABT's 'The Golden Cockerel 'on June 2, 2017. Having heard so much about it, and having read extensively about the Fokine ballet production from 1937, not to mention watching the enticing video on YouTube, I was looking forward to a very magical evening. I can't say that thi... (more...)
BWW Review: American Ballet Theatre's THE GOLDEN COCKEREL BWW Review: American Ballet Theatre's THE GOLDEN COCKEREL
by Wesley Doucette - June 08, 2017

1914 is not a year that should conjure much nostalgia for those who survived it. Among smaller aggravations, the year marked the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and resulted in a half decade war, the likes of which the world had not seen. The year also marked the premiere of Fokine's '... (more...)
ABT Announces Casting for First Two Weeks at The Met ABT Announces Casting for First Two Weeks at The Met
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2017

Casting for the first two weeks of American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.... (more...)
BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 4/28 - Rita Moreno with Lifetime Achievement Award and More! BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 4/28 - Rita Moreno with Lifetime Achievement Award and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Happy Friday, BWW Dance! Here are the top dance stories from around the BroadwayWorld you might have missed this week!... (more...)
BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 4/21 - BALLET ACROSS AMERICA and More! BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 4/21 - BALLET ACROSS AMERICA and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Happy Friday, BWW Dance! Here are the top dance stories from around the BroadwayWorld you might have missed this week! BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 4/21 - BALLET ACROSS AMERICA and More!... (more...)
Dance Theatre Of Harlem Kicks Off Season With 2017 VISION GALA Dance Theatre Of Harlem Kicks Off Season With 2017 VISION GALA
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2017

Dance Theatre of Harlem (Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director; Anna Glass, Executive Director), is thrilled to announce that its 2017 hometown season will kick off on April 19 with a live performance by Grammy Award-winning recording artist India.Ariewith students from the Dance Theatre of Harlem Sch... (more...)
Battery Dance Presents 41st Annual Season Featuring Five World Premieres, 5/10-11 Battery Dance Presents 41st Annual Season Featuring Five World Premieres, 5/10-11
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2017

Battery Dance presents its 41st Annual New York Season on Wednesday, May 10 and Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 7:30pm at The Schimmel Center at Pace University, 3 Spruce Street, NYC.... (more...)
BWW Review: Turning Up the Volume with the AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION's Rhythm in Motion BWW Review: Turning Up the Volume with the AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION's Rhythm in Motion
by Caryn Cooper - April 07, 2017

The American Tap Dance Foundation (ATDF), under the artistic direction of Tony Waag, presented its 5th yearly showcase Rhythm in Motion, March 29-April 2, 2017 at the Duke on 42nd Street. The series featured two distinct programs of fresh, groundbreaking tap dance choreography, with some strong and ... (more...)
Nashville Ballet to Perform at JFK Center in DC, 4/17 Nashville Ballet to Perform at JFK Center in DC, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

Nashville Ballet will make its debut appearance at the famed John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. to perform The Ben Folds Project April 17-23, 2017, as a part of the Ballet Across America series. Illustrating the most exciting, innovative dance happening across America... (more...)
Vail Dance 2017 Festival To Kick Off It's 29th Year 7/29-8/12 Vail Dance 2017 Festival To Kick Off It's 29th Year 7/29-8/12
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

 On July 29, the Vail Dance Festival kicks off its 29th year (July 29- August 12) with a season of new collaborations, artist debuts, and world premieres.... (more...)
BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed This Week - February 24th, 2017 BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed This Week - February 24th, 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2017

Happy Friday, BWW Dance! Here are the top dance stories from around the BroadwayWorld you might have missed this week!... (more...)
American Ballet Theatre to Fly Kevin McKenzie's SWAN LAKE to Kennedy Center American Ballet Theatre to Fly Kevin McKenzie's SWAN LAKE to Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2016

American Ballet Theatre marks its annual engagement with one of the most beloved full-length classical ballets, Swan Lake, January 25-29 for seven performances in the Opera House.... (more...)
Ballerina Misty Copeland to Headline MadameNoire's SHE'S THE BOSS Season 3 Ballerina Misty Copeland to Headline MadameNoire's SHE'S THE BOSS Season 3
by TV News Desk - October 05, 2016

MadameNoire, the leading lifestyle and news website for Black Women, announces the return of one of the site's premiere content franchises, 'She's The Boss', presented by innovative hair care brand African Pride. Since 2014, the franchise has showcased some of the country's most successful, business... (more...)
The Washington Ballet Welcomes Monica Stephenson The Washington Ballet Welcomes Monica Stephenson
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2016

Artistic Director Julie Kent is pleased to announce that Monica Stephenson joined the faculty at The Washington Ballet's southeast campus TWB@THEARC effective September 1. The move reaffirms TWB's commitment to continuing the growth and excellence of education and community engagement programs in th... (more...)
The Hartt Community Division Dance Presents THE RED SHOES Today The Hartt Community Division Dance Presents THE RED SHOES Today
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2016

Today, Friday, June 10, at 7:30 p.m., The Hartt School Community Division (HCD) presents the world premiere of the ballet THE RED SHOES, featuring a newly created score with live piano, recorded music, and new compositions by Jessica Rudman, with original story and choreography by Susannah Marchese.... (more...)
American Ballet Theatre Announces Casting for Fifth & Sixth Weeks of 2016 Spring Season American Ballet Theatre Announces Casting for Fifth & Sixth Weeks of 2016 Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

Casting for the fifth and sixth weeks of American Ballet Theatre's 2016 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.... (more...)
The Hartt Community Division Dance to Present THE RED SHOES The Hartt Community Division Dance to Present THE RED SHOES
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

On Friday, June 10, at 7:30 p.m., The Hartt School Community Division (HCD) presents the world premiere of the ballet THE RED SHOES, featuring a newly created score with live piano, recorded music, and new compositions by Jessica Rudman, with original story and choreography by Susannah Marchese.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Misty Copeland in A BALLERINA'S TALE, Premiering Tonight on Detroit Public TV STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Misty Copeland in A BALLERINA'S TALE, Premiering Tonight on Detroit Public TV
by Stage Tube - February 09, 2016

Few dancers reach the elite level of ballet; of that already small number only a fraction are black women. Misty Copeland shattered those barriers in 2015, making history as the first African American principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre (ABT).... (more...)
Dance/NYC to Host 7th Annual Symposium Dance/NYC to Host 7th Annual Symposium
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2016

Dance/NYC, New York City's leading organization dedicated to promoting the knowledge, appreciation, practice, and performance of dance in the metropolitan area, today announced its seventh annual 2016 Symposium happening Sunday, February 28, 2016, at Gibney Dance Center's newly renovated downtown lo... (more...)



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