Opera ballet

The Ballet de l’Opéra de Lyon offers a premiere by Rachid Ouramdane

The works by Maliphant and Marin on the program have long been part of the Lyon repertoire, and this can be seen in the ease and confidence of the dancers in their interpretation. Both are technically demanding. M. Maliphant’s ‘Critical Mass’, a male duet, was created in 1998, and is a manifestation of his interest […]

Opera ballet

Cullberg/de Mille, Paris Opera Ballet, Opéra Garnier, Paris – review

Much ink has been devoted recently to the lack of female choreographers in the world of ballet, but this gender imbalance is also reflected in the retention of past repertoire. The small club of women who made a name for themselves as creators of classical dance in the 20th century were often pioneers, from Ninette […]

Ballet academy

New students can audition for Greenwich Ballet Academy on Saturday

GREENWICH, Conn. — New student auditions for Greenwich Ballet Academy will take place at the organization’s Port Chester studio on Saturday, February 22 beginning at 3:30 p.m. Saturday is also the last day of preferential registration for children aged 5 to 7 at Greenwich Ballet Academy’s “Princesses and Princes” summer camp. No auditions are required […]

Ballet academy

Ginger Thatcher and Phillip Broomhead prepare for summer program faculty at the Goh Ballet Academy in Vancouver, 7/7-8/9

Former Cleveland Ballet principal dancer and Lar Lubovitch Dance Company soloist GINGER Thatcher and former Royal Ballet and Houston Ballet principal dancer PHILLIP BROOMHEAD will be members of the Goh Ballet Academy Summer Program faculty at Vancouver, Canada from July 7 to August 9, 2014. GINGER Thatcher began her professional dancing career as an apprentice […]