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Irish Modern Dance Theatre Takes Darwin For Inspiration in Brand New Production EVOLU Photo Irish Modern Dance Theatre Takes Darwin For Inspiration in Brand New Production EVOLUTIONS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

John Scott's irish modern dance theatre [imdt] have just marked thirty years since their very first stage performance in September 1991. This very special anniversary will be marked by the company's brand new show EVOLUTIONS, which opens at Project Arts Centre for four nights, from October 27 - 30.

BWW Review: The School of American Ballet is Celebrating its 85th Anniversary Photo BWW Review: The School of American Ballet is Celebrating its 85th Anniversary
by Rose Marija - Jun 7, 2019

The School of American Ballet's (SAB) annual Workshop Performances are a public demonstration of the continuing tradition of the vision of George Balanchine. Dozens of advanced students participate each year in the school's Workshop, which culminates in three spring performances at Lincoln Center's Peter Jay Sharp Theater with costumes, lights, and live orchestra.

Ballet Sun Valley Presents San Francisco Ballet Performing At Sun Valley Pavilion Photo Ballet Sun Valley Presents San Francisco Ballet Performing At Sun Valley Pavilion
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2018

Ballet Sun Valley announces today that it will present the internationally acclaimed San Francisco Ballet led by Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson, July 5 and 7, 2019, in the Sun Valley Pavilion. This much anticipated weekend of dance will also feature an Education Program, that was developed to inspire and teach all levels of ballet to young students from around the country.

VIDEO: Robbie Fairchild Sings 'The Music and the Mirror' From A CHORUS LINE at MISCAS Photo VIDEO: Robbie Fairchild Sings 'The Music and the Mirror' From A CHORUS LINE at MISCAST!
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2018

One of Broadway's most anticipated events, MCC Theater's annual Miscast gala, was held Monday night, March 26. Robbie Fairchild took on 'The Music and the Mirror' from A Chorus Line. Check out the video below!

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Robert Fairchild to Choreograph, Star in FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broad Photo AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Robert Fairchild to Choreograph, Star in FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2017

Ensemble for the Romantic Century has announced that Robert Fairchild will choreograph and star in the next production of their 2017-18 season, the Off-Broadway premiere of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.This will be Mr. Fairchild's Off-Broadway debut as well as his debut as a choreographer.

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN Photo Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN
by Walter McBride - Dec 15, 2017

The cast of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein held a meet and greet, and BroadwayWorld was there! Check out photos from the event here!

Armitage Gone! Dance to Present HALLOWEEN UNLEASHED at La MaMa Photo Armitage Gone! Dance to Present HALLOWEEN UNLEASHED at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2017

The core of Armitage's work centers on a series of dance 'dreamscapes' that take the viewer on a poetic journey to evoke mysterious landscapes of reverie, dream and altered consciousness. Her latest work, Halloween Unleashed: Dancing Bones, Tasting Darkness and the Skeleton Within, is a subversive comedy designed to spook adults and families in a live action rendition of Disney's 1929 animated masterpiece, The Skeleton Dance. Combined with images from the wild, capricious street theater of Haitian carnival, Halloween Unleashed offers punk attitude and visual high-jinx, in a dance where bones dance alone, shoes fly off feet, and skeletons turn into musical instruments.

Sofiane Sylve and Tiit Helimets to Appear in Orchestra Kentucky's CHRISTMAS SPECTACUL Photo Sofiane Sylve and Tiit Helimets to Appear in Orchestra Kentucky's CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2017

SOFIANE SYLVE and TIIT HELIMETS, principal dancers of the San Francisco Ballet, will appear as guest artists in Orchestra Kentucky's Christmas Spectacular dancing The Nutcracker Pas de Deux on December 16, 2017 at the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Houston Ballet Trustee, Lynn Wyatt, Donates Generously to Ensure the Show Will Go On Photo Houston Ballet Trustee, Lynn Wyatt, Donates Generously to Ensure the Show Will Go On
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2017

Immediately after Hurricane Harvey, long-time Houston Ballet Trustee, Lynn Wyatt, stepped in to make sure Houston Ballet dancers could continue dancing and carry on with performances. With the company's home venue, The Wortham Theater, closed until May 2018, Houston Ballet will have to utilize alternative venues for upcoming its 2017-2018 Season. The company was in need of a portable dance floor to ensure their health and safety in an alternative venue, and without hesitation, Mrs. Wyatt generously underwrote a specialized, portable dance floor to meet that need while enhancing the dancers' performances as well as travel with Houston Ballet when the company goes on tour.

Armitage Gone! Dance to Present HALLOWEEN UNLEASHED at La MaMa Photo Armitage Gone! Dance to Present HALLOWEEN UNLEASHED at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

The core of Armitage's work centers on a series of dance 'dreamscapes' that take the viewer on a poetic journey to evoke mysterious landscapes of reverie, dream and altered consciousness. Her latest work, Halloween Unleashed: Dancing Bones, Tasting Darkness and the Skeleton Within, is a subversive comedy designed to spook adults and families in a live action rendition of Disney's 1929 animated masterpiece, The Skeleton Dance. Combined with images from the wild, capricious street theater of Haitian carnival, Halloween Unleashed offers punk attitude and visual high-jinx, in a dance where bones dance alone, shoes fly off feet, and skeletons turn into musical instruments.

Artistic Director Stanton Welch's THE NUTCRACKER Returns to Houston for the Holidays Photo Artistic Director Stanton Welch's THE NUTCRACKER Returns to Houston for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

Artistic Director Stanton Welch's spectacular production of The Nutcracker returns and ventures across Houston this holiday season.

Akram Khan's Final Full-Length Solo Production to Premiere in Sadler's Wells' Spring  Photo Akram Khan's Final Full-Length Solo Production to Premiere in Sadler's Wells' Spring 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

One of the most celebrated and highly regarded dance makers working today, Sadler's Wells Associate Artist Akram Khan announces a new production, XENOS, which will mark his final performances as a dancer in a full-length piece.

The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Company Members for 2017-18 Season Photo The Joffrey Ballet Welcomes New Company Members for 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

Ashley Wheater, Artistic Director of The Joffrey Ballet, has announced the addition of three dancers to the Joffrey's international roster for the 2017-2018 season: Olivia Duryea (Haslett, Michigan), Yuka Iwai (Iwate, Japan) and Greig Matthew (Aberdeen, Scotland).

Robert Fairchild to Leave New York City Ballet Following Fall Season Photo Robert Fairchild to Leave New York City Ballet Following Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

New York City Ballet announced today that Principal Dancer Robert Fairchild will give his final performances with the Company during the 2017 Fall Season.

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Robert Fairchild to Choreograph, Star in FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broad Photo AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' Robert Fairchild to Choreograph, Star in FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Ensemble for the Romantic Century has announced that Robert Fairchild will choreograph and star in the next production of their 2017-18 season, the Off-Broadway premiere of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.This will be Mr. Fairchild's Off-Broadway debut as well as his debut as a choreographer.

Houston Ballet presents the Premiere of A HOUSTON BALLET Photo Houston Ballet presents the Premiere of A HOUSTON BALLET
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2017

Due to Hurricane Harvey, Houston Ballet is unable to perform the opening two productions at the company's home venue. However, Houston Ballet is pleased to report that select performances of fall programming have been rescheduled at THE HOBBY CENTER - SAROFIM HALL. For a limited time from September 22-24 at The Hobby Center, Houston Ballet presents Sir Kenneth MacMillan's Mayerling, and will be the first North-American company to perform this compelling production. Originally premiering on February 14, 1978 at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden by the Royal Ballet, Mayerling also had a triumphant American premiere in Los Angeles that same year and was the subject of a London Weekend Television film, winning the 1978 music category of the prestigious Prix Italia - the first ballet to do so.

Houston Ballet Dances Into Recovery With MAYERLING and POETRY IN MOTION Photo Houston Ballet Dances Into Recovery With MAYERLING and POETRY IN MOTION
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Houston Ballet is grateful for the outpouring of support received over the past two weeks. With significant post-Harvey challenges ahead, the company is heartened by the way the city has come together to begin the recovery process. Although this recovery will be difficult and prolonged, Houston Ballet joins all Houstonians in the steadfast belief that the great city of Houston will emerge stronger than ever.

PA Ballet Welcomes Corps de Ballet Member, Four Apprentices Photo PA Ballet Welcomes Corps de Ballet Member, Four Apprentices
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Angel Corella has announced the roster for the 2017/2018 Season with the additions of Corps de Ballet member Zecheng Liang, and new Apprentices Federico D'Ortenzi, Erin O'Dea, Taro Kurachi, and Cassidy McAndrew (previous member of Pennsylvania Ballet II).

Texas Ballet Theater Expands Company For 2017-18 Season Photo Texas Ballet Theater Expands Company For 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) has expanded its company for the 2017-2018 season.  As the dancers return to work, they will be joined by four new trainees, four apprentices, and five new company members.

Upcoming Events Announced at Irvine Barclay Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2017

See the brand-new schedule of upcoming events at Irvine Barclay Theatre. Details below:

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