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Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez Join Faculty for the Shreveport Dance Ac Photo Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez Join Faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 21, 2021

Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, and Daniel Saez, will be members of the faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy’s Summer Intensive which will be taking place from July 26 – August 6, 2021.

American Repertory Ballet Names International Ballet Star Gillian Murphy As Its First Photo American Repertory Ballet Names International Ballet Star Gillian Murphy As Its First Artistic Associate
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

American Repertory Ballet will welcome iconic ballerina Gillian Murphy to be the organization’s first-ever Artistic Associate, effective immediately. Gillian Murphy’s repertoire includes leading roles in all of ABT’s current full-length classics and in shorter works by George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, Jiri Kylian, Antony Tudor, and more.

Second Dance Accelerator to be Presented by Orlando Ballet, Apples and Oranges and Ju Photo Second Dance Accelerator to be Presented by Orlando Ballet, Apples and Oranges and Juilliard
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2021

Orlando Ballet's Dance Accelerator 2 mock audition for choreographers will stream next week offering a real-time, behind-the-scenes look via Zoom as choreographers practice pitching their creative works before potential investors. The program will livestream on Zoom beginning at 7:00pm ET on Saturday, May 1, 2021.

Orlando Ballet Presents THE SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Perfor Photo Orlando Ballet Presents THE SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2020

Orlando Ballet will present The Sleeping Beauty at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, to kick off the 2020-21 season.

Orlando Ballet Announces Cheryl Collins as New Executive Director Photo Orlando Ballet Announces Cheryl Collins as New Executive Director
by Stephi Wild - Aug 21, 2020

Orlando Ballet has announced Cheryl Collins as the company's new Executive Director.

Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, Paola Hartley, and Karen Scalzitti-Kennedy Announced as  Photo Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, Paola Hartley, and Karen Scalzitti-Kennedy Announced as Faculty For The Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2020

BETSY McBRIDE, SIMON WEXLER, PAOLA HARTLEY, and KAREN SCALZITTI-KENNEDY will be members of the guest faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive in Shreveport, Louisiana. Ms. McBride and Mr. Wexler will be teaching from July 27-31, 2020, and Ms.  Hartley and Ms. Scalzitti-Kennedy will be teaching from August 3-7, 2020.

Terrific New Theatre Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE and A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Photo Terrific New Theatre Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE and A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 18, 2020

Next up at Terrific New Theatre is the pairing of two plays a?" a 19th-century literary classic and its modern-day sequel a?" performed in repertory March 5-April 4. Packaged as a?oeThe Nora Plays,a?? the project marks the first time in TNT's history that the company will stage two plays a?oein rep,a?? meaning the productions will perform during the same time frame but on alternating schedules.

Rosedale Community Theatre Presents CLIFFHANGER Photo Rosedale Community Theatre Presents CLIFFHANGER
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 10, 2020

Rosedale Community Players is proud to present Cliffhanger by James Yaffe and directed by Maggie Savage of West Bloomfield.

Annie Russell Theatre To Present Improvised Film Noir Show, PRIVATE LIES Photo Annie Russell Theatre To Present Improvised Film Noir Show, PRIVATE LIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2019

Set in a murky crime-infused cityscape of Prohibition-era America, Private Lies is a fully improvised long-from theatre experience framed as a serialized detective series. The original production pits Richard Lies, an unlucky Private Eye, against a nefarious underworld in film noir-inspired episodes. In each fully improvised performance, our haunted gumshoe seeks to piece together a random assemblage of clues to solve the a?oecrime of the daya?? while witnesses, suspects, and criminals help and hinder his pursuit of justice.

Simon Wexler To Appear As A Guest Artist In The Etudes De Ballet's Production Of THE  Photo Simon Wexler To Appear As A Guest Artist In The Etudes De Ballet's Production Of THE NUTCRACKER
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2019

SIMON WEXLER, former principal dancer of Texas Ballet Theater and former member of American Ballet Theatre, will appear as a guest artist in the Etudes de Ballet's production of The Nutcracker on December 20 and 21, 2019 at the Golden Gate High School Auditorium in Naples, Florida.

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Comes to the Ringwald Photo TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Comes to the Ringwald
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2019

Cheryl Strayed, author of the Oprah-sanctioned book Wild (later turned into an Oscar nominated film starring Reese Witherspoon), spent some time as an online advice columnist known as Sugar. During her tenure, Dear Sugar became a must-read site, known for dispensing advice with grace, humor, and a deep, deep empathy for the advice-seekers. After her time as a?oeDear Sugara?? ended, Strayed turned her experiences into the best-selling book, Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar.

KC Ballet Announces Roster Changes And New Second Company Manager Photo KC Ballet Announces Roster Changes And New Second Company Manager
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 19, 2019

Kansas City Ballet Artistic Director Devon Carney today announced the promotion of one member and appointment of five new dancers to the Company and 14 new Second Company dancers.

Richmond Theatre Celebrates 120th Birthday Photo Richmond Theatre Celebrates 120th Birthday
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2019

After undergoing a refurbishment this summer, Richmond Theatre will be throwing open its doors to celebrate its 120th Birthday, wowing visitors with a series of one night events and a special community open day.

Let's Fall In Love With Orlando Ballet This Spring Photo Let's Fall In Love With Orlando Ballet This Spring
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 27, 2019

Orlando Ballet returns to Garden Theatre for another weekend of performances. The show, titled Let's Fall in Love, features history's greatest love songs. The production runs at Garden Theatre from April 12 - 14, 2019.

American Classical Orchestra Announces Winner Of Sfzp Fortepiano Competition, Juillia Photo American Classical Orchestra Announces Winner Of Sfzp Fortepiano Competition, Juilliard Student David Belkovski
by Julie Musbach - Mar 12, 2019

​​​​​​​ American Classical Orchestra (ACO) announces that David Belkovski, current Masters of Music in Historical Performance student at The Juilliard School, has been named winner of the first annual Sfzp International Fortepiano Competition co-sponsored by American Classical Orchestra and the Academy of Fortepiano Performance in Hunter, New York. Second prize has been awarded to University of Michigan student Gabriel Merrill-Steskal and an Honorable Mention to Cornell University student Shin Hwang.

Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS Photo Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2019

Rosedale Community Players is proud to present Stop Kiss, a play by Diana Son. This production is directed by Eric Goldstein and will run on select dates from January 25 - February 9, 2019.

Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS Photo Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

Rosedale Community Players is proud to present Stop Kiss, a play by Diana Son. This production is directed by Eric Goldstein and will run on select dates from January 25 - February 9, 2019.

Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS Photo Rosedale Community Theatre Presents STOP KISS
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2019

Rosedale Community Players is proud to present Stop Kiss, a play by Diana Son. This production is directed by Eric Goldstein and will run on select dates from January 25 - February 9, 2019.

Joffrey Ballet Welcomes Seven New Company Members Photo Joffrey Ballet Welcomes Seven New Company Members
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 28, 2018

Ashley Wheater, The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, is pleased to announce the addition of seven dancers to the Joffrey roster for the 2018-2019 season:

New Chamber Ballet with Choreography By Magloire & Baecher Premieres This June Photo New Chamber Ballet with Choreography By Magloire & Baecher Premieres This June
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Miro Magloire's New Chamber Ballet will close its 2017-18 season with performances of works by Magloire and resident choreographer Constantine Baecher, June 8 & 9 in thei home base of City Center Studio 5, 130 West 56th Street.   As always, all ballets will have live music by pianist Melody Fader and violinist Doori Na, and costuming by Sarah Thea.

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